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 am in the process of getting estimates for my project and
I am in the process of getting estimates for my project and wanted to see what a general ball park would be. I am wanting to add an addition to my single story house, of around 600 sq ft. I am wanting… read more
Mike R.
Mike R.
3,505 satisfied customers
City of Houston: The electrician hired by my contractor for
City of Houston: The electrician hired by my contractor for the renovation of my house is just not finishing his job and preventing us from getting the final inspection done. This has been lasting for… read more
Machinc
Machinc
Retired
1,090 satisfied customers
Office requirement/regulations under 2006 IRC/IBC-pole/u
Office requirement/regulations under 2006 IRC/IBC-pole/u type building. Can I have kitchen area and possible sleeping area ?… read more
Rick
Rick
Supervisor
26,653 satisfied customers
BUILDING A 11,020 SQUARE FT STUCCO HOME. Now, This may
BUILDING A 11,020 SQUARE FT STUCCO HOME IN SAN ANTONIO,TEXAS Now, This may be challenging for some of contractors and experts on my question but I am looking for a non bias answer. I am not a expert s… read more
Machinc
Machinc
Retired
1,090 satisfied customers
familiar with NYC Queens building Architect . How hard is it
NYC Queens DOB codes Builders Architect . How hard is it to add a sink into an existing bathroom that already has a legal shower and toilet in a 2 family house. House is 3 ft above ground level. No ba… read more
Mike R.
Mike R.
3,505 satisfied customers
I am buying a new rental (only 5 year old, 3 BR single family,
I am buying a new rental (only 5 year old, 3 BR single family, 1600 sq ft, purchas $180K) property in Lathrop, CA. House doesn't seem any issue, have current tenants living there. I have 2 other renta… read more
Rick
Rick
Supervisor
26,653 satisfied customers
What to look for that needs updating (i.e. original plumbing,
What to look for that needs updating (i.e. original plumbing, led paint, asbestos, electricity) and cost associated to bring up to code in a home built in 1939 with 2 previous owners? Home is approxim… read more
Rick
Rick
Supervisor
26,653 satisfied customers
I purchased a home in niagara county ny. upstairs wac completly
I purchased a home in niagara county ny. upstairs wac completly raised up and studed in for four rooms and a full bath back in the 60s also the electric was upgraded but the home is concidered a 3 bed… read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
Degree, Mech Engr Technology
711 satisfied customers
What are the building codes in NY Yates county for building
What are the building codes in NY Yates county for building a fireplace in an existing home?… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
Registered Residential Contractor
licensed residential contractor
1,851 satisfied customers
i bought a 3 fam house. i want to turn the kitchen on the second
i bought a 3 fam house. i want to turn the kitchen on the second floor into a bathroom and use the house into a 2 fam. do i need a permit? will the certificate of occupancy change (i really don't want… read more
Patrick
Patrick
Bachelor's Degree
2,645 satisfied customers
This question is concerning gas utility companies in WV. Do
This question is concerning gas utility companies in WV. Do gas utilities have a certain federal or state code they have to follow that applies to all; or can they have their own codes and regulations… read more
electrifier
electrifier
Owner - Contractor
Bachelor's Degree
1,610 satisfied customers
Costa Mesa CA Orange County I want to change my kitchen stove
Costa Mesa CA Orange County: I want to change my kitchen stove from electric to gas.There is a natural gas line already being used for the central heating in my home. What permits,building plans & all… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
Registered Residential Contractor
licensed residential contractor
1,851 satisfied customers
OK. know of a couple that has built an apartment in which
OK. know of a couple that has built an apartment in which they are living in on the second floor of the horse barn. Have 1700+ sq ft home on grounds that has flooding issues. Have looked up the proper… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
Registered Residential Contractor
licensed residential contractor
1,851 satisfied customers
Can the owner, landord obtain permits and make repairs to his
Can the owner, landord obtain permits and make repairs to his property? Can the city make him hire only liscenced contractor?… read more
Inspector-L
Inspector-L
Associate Degree
32 satisfied customers
Weve torn out our 32 yr old kitchen. I want a user friendly,
We've torn out our 32 yr old kitchen. I want a user friendly, convenient design. One side wall is 21 ft. where I plan to recess the refrigerator & a pantry three feet into the garage. The room is 14 f… read more
Dee
Dee
Retired to Early
142 satisfied customers
I am looking to start a handyman-type business in Tampa, FL
I am looking to start a handyman-type business in Tampa, FL area. I cannot find a list of the types of servies I would not be legally be able to do without a contractor's license. Could I change a plu… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
Registered Residential Contractor
licensed residential contractor
1,851 satisfied customers
I am starting a business and hired a plumber to do some ...
I am starting a business and hired a plumber to do some work on installing some sinks, should he have pulled permits for that? And if he didn't what would I do now?… read more
Rich
Rich
Retired Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,791 satisfied customers
How do I convert a 220 volt circuit to 110 volt. We
How do I convert a 220 volt circuit to 110 volt. We are converting to a gas cooktop from electric in our kitchen island, and I need a dedicated 110 volt to operate a new downdraft unit. We won't need … read more
Gary
Gary
Home Builder Consultant
Associate Degree
342 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