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 an open ground in my barn. I installed a ground pole
I have an open ground in my barn. I installed a ground pole in ground went 6' had to bend over and cover. I check it and it shows open? … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Supervising Electrician
Diploma
5,896 satisfied customers
How many btu can a 88 foot 3/4" poly line after my gas meter
how many btu can a 88 foot 3/4" poly line after my gas meter provide? This is with a .5wc … read more
Rick
Rick
General Contractor
28,827 satisfied customers
I have water dripping inside my fireplace ond onto the
Customer: I have water dripping inside my fireplace ond onto the fireplace insert. I think I have a buildup of ice inside the chase. I believe the warm air from inside the house is rising, through the… read more
NCCPrime
NCCPrime
Bachelor's Degree
129 satisfied customers
I have an Apartment building with Crawl Basement. Underneath
I have an Apartment building with Crawl Basement. Underneath the floor we have 3.5" insulations which has vapor barrier on both side. The floor is about 4 ft from the soil. We have plastic vapor barri… read more
Brian
Brian
Architect
Bachelor's Degree
2,153 satisfied customers
model t installed by g door techs, limits set, electrician
model t installed by g door techs, limits set, electrician wired it, 120v and low volt, sensors see each other, MAS flashes 5 times after try button and will not work. Will not work with remote either… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Electrical Contractor
High School or GED
3,844 satisfied customers
HiI want to build a horse shelter/barn. My question is what
Hi I want to build a horse shelter/barn. My question is what material would be the best to make it warm. Considerations are temps get as low as 20 degrees in winter and have senior horses that I am ba… read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
Degree, Mech Engr Technology
789 satisfied customers
We have a new home that we purchased almost four years ago.
We have a new home that we purchased almost four years ago. Every winter we have this strange thing happening called truss uplift happening to an inner corner of our ceiling. It is a crack that opens … read more
Eric M. Bright
Eric M. Bright
We Don't Comprehend the Word Can't!
Some Collage
1,734 satisfied customers
Hello, We have an occurence in our house that has us completely
Hello, We have an occurence in our house that has us completely puzzled. We live in northern BC, Dawson Creek. We moved into our home a year and a half ago. It was a custom built, two storey, barn sty… read more
Rick
Rick
General Contractor
28,827 satisfied customers
Is it code compliant in Massachusetts to use pressure treated
Is it code compliant in Massachusetts to use pressure treated 2"x12" to replace a rim joist that disappeared and let my deck go because there was no flashing? How do I flash the deck in? How do I find… read more
Rick
Rick
General Contractor
28,827 satisfied customers
I have a brownstone with flat roof. can someone asnwer my insulation
I have a brownstone with flat roof. can someone asnwer my insulation question. the roof slopes about 4 ft over 56 ft. There are wooden cross beams (2 by 10) that support a "boards", a 3/4 inch plywood… read more
Rick
Rick
General Contractor
28,827 satisfied customers
I bought a house which I thought had a foundation. After buying,
I bought a house which I thought had a foundation. After buying, found it had only a partial foundation. How do I put a foundation under this house and what would it cost?… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
Registered Residential Contractor
licensed residential contractor
1,851 satisfied customers
What is the square inch area restiction of attic intakes (sofit
What is the square inch area restiction of attic intakes (sofit vents, 1 3/4" holes) covered over with wire mesh (to keep the bugs out)?… read more
Rick
Rick
General Contractor
28,827 satisfied customers
I have an old ciment deck built on ciment pillars.I want to
I have an old ciment deck built on ciment pillars.I want to redo the deck.It's right below a steep metal roof which gathers a lot of ice in the winter. Every day a slab of ice slides down and crashes … read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
Registered Residential Contractor
licensed residential contractor
1,851 satisfied customers
I dont want to beautify something just make it look more appealing.
I don't want to beautify something just make it look more appealing. We built a barn "real" close to our house. The side view closest to the back deck to me is very unappealing and a bit of an eyesore… read more
Larry W
Larry W
owner /operator
Bachelor's Degree
8 satisfied customers
I have a three bedroom ranch,only 1/2 of my house is available
I have a three bedroom ranch,only 1/2 of my house is available for storage because I have cathedral ceilings. The roof has a ridge vent across the entire roof, along with a ridge vent on a false peak … read more
Bill Bennett
Bill Bennett
Owner
High School or GED
6 satisfied customers
I would like this to go to Robert B. again as he was so helpful
I would like this to go to Robert B. again as he was so helpful before. Anew plan is proosed for our roofed and partially walled swimming pool. The east and south walls of the pool have studs spaced 1… read more
Robert B
Robert B
Senior Project Manager
High School or GED
12 satisfied customers
I have a 100amp service in my barn. I want to run a 15amp ...
I have a 100amp service in my barn. I want to run a 15amp circuit to a 2nd barn which is 400 feet away for two lights and a small battery charger and small air compressor. I have a three foot trench a… read more
Rich
Rich
Retired Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,791 satisfied customers
I have a 68 foot fence line that I would like to line with ...
I have a 68 foot fence line that I would like to line with gardenias. How far apart should I plant if I purchase one gallon pots? Thank you. Nyala Edwards… read more
jcdill
jcdill
Professional Photographer, IT Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
570 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

229 satisfied customers

VP of electronic repair company and home theater advisor.

StructuralEng

StructuralEng

Civil Engineer

15 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

789 satisfied customers

Retired contractor, 51 years experience

Martin

Martin

Electrical Engineer

789 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