Home Improvement

Home improvement questions? Ask a handyman for answers

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Home Improvement Questions
I have a cleaning company, one of my employees scratch
I have a cleaning company, one of my employees scratch stainless steel countertop, I would like to know if this could be repaired. Thank you Estella … read more
Expert
Expert
What the paint that looks like little pebbles called? There
what the paint that looks like little pebbles called? There is this paint on my ceiling that looks like it has little pebbles in it. I'm trying to match it. What is that called? thanks… read more
eddie22Island
eddie22Island
Home Improvement Contractor
High School or GED
1,468 satisfied customers
My name is ***** *****. I have a stainless steel dishwasher
Customer: My name is ***** *****. I have a stainless steel dishwasher that still works good, but I hate stainless steel appliances. I was wondering whether I can paint the front of it to match my othe… read more
Machinc
Machinc
Retired
1,081 satisfied customers
Or glass or plastic cutters? I have a front gate that needs
for locksmiths or glass or plastic cutters? I have a front gate that needs to add a lock box and some door welding, I'm going to add to the gate a piece of customized Lexan , the Lexan will need to be… read more
David Robertson
David Robertson
None
I have damaged a stainless steel handrail and a galvanised
I have damaged a stainless steel handrail and a galvanised steel (outside) stair with bleach, which I used to remove mosses and algae from an adjacent wall. The damage looks like brown rusty spots. I … read more
Dr. Fix-It
Dr. Fix-It
Technical Lead
369 satisfied customers
I was cleaning the water drip tray on my refrigerator with
I was cleaning the water drip tray on my refrigerator with Lime-A-Way cleaner. Some of it dripped on the front of my stainless refrigerator and either stained it or damaged the stainless steel finish.… read more
Dr. Fix-It
Dr. Fix-It
Technical Lead
369 satisfied customers
I have rust on a stainless steel metal fence I had made a few
I have rust on a stainless steel metal fence I had made a few years ago. It is "marine grade" steel... Wasn't supposed to rust. In talking to the guy who made it, he thinks it's welding spla… read more
The Home Smithy
The Home Smithy
Home Builder
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
2,084 satisfied customers
How soon can I apply polyurethane to hardwood floors once
How soon can I apply polyurethane to hardwood floors once the stain has been applied? How many coats of polyurethane(water based) does it take to refinish hardwood floors? Do I need to sand in between… read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
Degree, Mech Engr Technology
711 satisfied customers
hi I have a pressed wood bedroom set thats in pretty good condition
hi I have a pressed wood bedroom set thats in pretty good condition and I am thinking about changing the color from oak/natural to dark brown, to suit my new decor. Can you help me, Ive heard that pre… read more
Dr. Fix-It
Dr. Fix-It
Technical Lead
369 satisfied customers
If you have the chrome sink fixtures, is there something that
If you have the chrome sink fixtures, is there something that can be put on them to give them an oil rub bronzed look without having to change out the fixtures? Goal, less shine, still clean and styli… read more
MJ
MJ
Senior Studio Manager
Master's Degree
544 satisfied customers
I need to resurface some michaelangelo marble and regular resurfacing
I need to resurface some michaelangelo marble and regular resurfacing paste has simply dulled the surface. I am a fabricator but only have 1 year experience and could really use any advice. Thanks Ste… read more
Patrick
Patrick
Bachelor's Degree
2,642 satisfied customers
I have a beautiful medium sized vanity with nice trim detail
I have a beautiful medium sized vanity with nice trim detail that had a laminate top, rest is wood. It was an ugly yellow with gold trim so I wanted to re-paint for my 10 year old to put in her room. … read more
Dennis M. Smith
Dennis M. Smith
Retired
Bachelor Degree
1,293 satisfied customers
My question is about marks on furniture . Yesterday I got
My question is about marks on furniture . Yesterday I got out the aerosol furniture polish "O Cedar" to give my large coffee table a quick going over before visitors arrived. The spray has left a defi… read more
Patrick
Patrick
Bachelor's Degree
2,642 satisfied customers
I left a marble lamp in waht I thoght was a fairly weak javex
I left a marble lamp in waht I thoght was a fairly weak javex and suds solution and now it is rough to the touch. Is there a way to wax it to bring back the smoothness? I hope that you can help. Thank… read more
DanielC
DanielC
Service manager
High School or GED
95 satisfied customers
Ive got spray paint on my old piano, how do I get it off
I just bought a really old upright grand piano and it looks like someone had used gold spray paint to make it look gilded (an badly at that!). It looks like burled walnut with a gloss finish. How do I… read more
Dennis M. Smith
Dennis M. Smith
Retired
Bachelor Degree
1,293 satisfied customers
looking for a good hard wood floor cleaning machine
I'm looking for a hard wood floor cleaning machine or product to help me with wax bill up on my hard wood floors… read more
The Home Smithy
The Home Smithy
Home Builder
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
2,084 satisfied customers
How do I clean decades of grime and dried paint off of a ...
How do I clean decades of grime and dried paint off of a wrought iron stair rail in my house? The surface of the railling has a decorative pattern of pock marks and there is no rust. The home was buil… read more
michael------handy mans corner
michael------handy mans corner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
32 satisfied customers
How do I get the bottom of a pot to look new again
My pots are about a year old, the bottom is a bit burnt from cooking everyday. I'm trying to restore them back to the chrome (stainless steel) look they had when I first purchased them.… read more
#1 Expert
#1 Expert
Retired And now self employed
Bachelor Degree
204 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Thank you for the expeditious answer. It's good to know you're out there and awake in the wee hours when I finally have time to ask questions about my Jenn Air.

JeanRiverhead, NY

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Brian

Brian

Architect

2,153 satisfied customers

Licensed Architect- 17 years, L.E.E.D. AP

The Home Smithy

The Home Smithy

Home Builder

2,084 satisfied customers

#1 Home Improvement Expert 30+ years experience

Steve G.

Steve G.

Handyman

221 satisfied customers

VP of electronic repair company and home theater advisor.

StructuralEng

StructuralEng

Civil Engineer

14 satisfied customers

Licensed Structural Engineer

Eric M. Bright

Eric M. Bright

We Don't Comprehend the Word Can't!

1,734 satisfied customers

I've been been doing things for my clients that others have said cant be done for over a 1/4 Century

Phil

Phil

Mechanical Engineer

711 satisfied customers

Retired contractor, 51 years experience

Martin

Martin

Electrical Engineer

689 satisfied customers

Design, construct, fix and grow stuff around and in the home.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x