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Joe Phillips
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22 votes
10 answers
100k views

What is the recommended way to destroy mold?

17 votes
4 answers
3k views

Which water heater types do you recommend?

12 votes
2 answers
3k views

How do I sound-proof a bathroom?

10 votes
9 answers
73k views

Do brass ball valves have to be oriented with the flow of water?

7 votes
1 answer
78k views

How to properly install tongue and groove plywood subfloor?

7 votes
4 answers
39k views

Can I replace an outlet that uses knob and tube wiring with a grounded outlet?

6 votes
2 answers
11k views

How can I remove paint from an indoor brick wall?

4 votes
4 answers
196 views

Is it normal to miter the non-pivoting edge of a door?

4 votes
5 answers
14k views

How can I clean floor tile grout?

3 votes
3 answers
140k views

Proper way to install double-layer of subfloor?

3 votes
2 answers
20k views

Tape or corner bead where Hardi meets Drywall?

3 votes
1 answer
3k views

How to fill gap between garage floor and driveway

3 votes
1 answer
256 views

How should a 4x3 closet bend be installed in concrete?

2 votes
2 answers
8k views

How do I properly lay a tongue and groove plywood subfloor in a remodel?

2 votes
1 answer
4k views

Which electrical box to use for old-work outdoor light fixture and vinyl siding mounting block?

2 votes
3 answers
2k views

How to measure and cut square tiles to make a herringbone pattern?

2 votes
2 answers
16k views

Which adhesive sealant for bathroom fixture escutcheons?

2 votes
1 answer
3k views

Clean mold/mildew from honed travertine tile in shower

2 votes
1 answer
8k views

What backer board should I use in shower ceiling?

2 votes
1 answer
3k views

How can I mount K-728 diverter valve without any clearance behind it?

1 vote
2 answers
3k views

What are my insulation options around a shower?

1 vote
2 answers
9k views

How do I install the trap for a standard bathroom sink?

1 vote
2 answers
51k views

How to finish tiling an outside edge for a shower?

1 vote
1 answer
504 views

Window casing and conversion from inch thick drywall to half inch

1 vote
2 answers
3k views

How do I keep the plastic window insulators sealed when the window has a sill?

1 vote
2 answers
3k views

Trenching and running power to detached garage about 135 feet away

1 vote
1 answer
8k views

Can Simpson Strong-Tie H1Z hurricane clips be installed on the inside of a wall?

1 vote
1 answer
436 views

Supply Elbow doesn't tighten against wall

1 vote
1 answer
6k views

Do LED dimmers work with non-LED bulbs?

1 vote
1 answer
2k views

How to fix cracks in hybrid gypsum/plaster ceiling?