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
We have 4 pine trees in our backyard. 3 of which are doing
We have 4 pine trees in our backyard. 3 of which are doing fine but 1 has a very brown top and seems to be shedding bark. It is @ 50 years old and the bottom of the tree us still very green. I fear it… read more
Machinc
Machinc
Retired
1,126 satisfied customers
I have 3 river trees in my backyard that don't appear to be
I have 3 river birch trees in my backyard that don't appear to be doing well. They are 10 years old and probably 30 feet high, or more. There has been an abundance of limbs falling off the trees for t… read more
Martin
Martin
Electrical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
789 satisfied customers
I have a Shubert Choke cherry tree, about 15 years old that
I have a Shubert Choke cherry tree, about 15 years old that has a very dramatic appearance in landscape. This spring it is covered in growths that I can best describe as "dog shit" appearance. Black a… read more
Martin
Martin
Electrical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
789 satisfied customers
WE HAVE a ponderosa pine that has a fungus infection in the
wE HAVE a ponderosa pine that has a fungus infection in the trunk. What can be done? … read more
Martin
Martin
Electrical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
789 satisfied customers
I have a lemon tree in my backyard that has a lot of fruit
I have a lemon tree in my backyard that has a lot of fruit on it. I have noticed lately that some of the bark is splitting and there is a sap coming out of the trunk. I water our lawn about 3 times pe… read more
Martin
Martin
Electrical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
789 satisfied customers
Can someone help me design a portable arbor under my palm
Can someone help me design a portable arbor under my palm tree to stop the branches from falling on us during a party in two days? I would like to be able to give it to someone that i can hire on crai… read more
Martin
Martin
Electrical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
789 satisfied customers
We have some trees that we have planted for a border which
We have some trees that we have planted for a border which have become infected with a white fungus on all new shoots and now down the bark we have sprayed these trees and cut off the worse affected a… read more
Martin
Martin
Electrical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
789 satisfied customers
I have two palm trees about four foot around and three feet
I have two palm trees about four foot around and three feet of trunk. The leaves are showing a fair amount of yellow. I ordered the tree spikes from your company, which are 6-0-6 and are designed for … read more
Eric M. Bright
Eric M. Bright
We Don't Comprehend the Word Can't!
Some Collage
1,734 satisfied customers
We have Bismark palms that have carpenter ants on them, what to do?
We have 2 bismark palms that have carpenter ants running around when we take off the old cut palm frond. After they have been cut off should we dry them off? Or wait until they fall off? Are the carpe… read more
Expert
Expert
my coconut trees seams unable to produice much fruit lately.
my coconut trees seams unable to produice much fruit lately. what could be the problem?On each bunch it may have for the most 3… read more
Martin
Martin
Electrical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
789 satisfied customers
How to take care of a banana plant and a plam tree
How to take care of a banana plant and a plam tree? We live in Chicago and in winter it gets very cold and dry. Our banana plans was initially growing good, we had many trees shoot out of it. This sea… read more
Martin
Martin
Electrical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
789 satisfied customers
I own several madagascar palm trees in various stages of growth.
I own several madagascar palm trees in various stages of growth. The one in question is about 5 years old. We live in Phoenix, AZ and have had a long hot summer, in fact it is still in the high nineti… read more
Martin
Martin
Electrical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
789 satisfied customers
Hello, I have been given a lot of grief from my husband regarding
Hello, I have been given a lot of grief from my husband regarding a palm tree. I live just outside of Vancouver Briitish columbia. In the spring our palm looked like it was dead. My son and I pulled i… read more
The Home Smithy
The Home Smithy
Home Builder
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
2,084 satisfied customers
My parents have a mature cottonwood tree in their backyard.
My parents have a mature cottonwood tree in their backyard. Today I noticed the trunk of the tree had a moist, brown paste-like substance near where a limb had been cut off some time ago. I took a sti… read more
The Home Smithy
The Home Smithy
Home Builder
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
2,084 satisfied customers
My Coconut tree is having problems growing the coconuts
My Coconut tree is having problems growing the coconuts when the bunch comes out they start drying up and loosing all the small coconuts… read more
Ms Chase
Ms Chase
1,808 satisfied customers
I have about 30 very old blue spruce trees lining my yard.
I have about 30 very old blue spruce trees lining my yard. My husband and I planted them about 35 years ago. Now we find that some of the tree branches are turning yellow and we know that when that ha… read more
The Home Smithy
The Home Smithy
Home Builder
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
2,084 satisfied customers
I LIVE IN TEXAS, I HAVE 5 ACHERS NEAR THE COAST, AND I WANT ...
I LIVE IN TEXAS, I HAVE 5 ACHERS NEAR THE COAST, AND I WANT TO GROW PALM TREES FOR RESALE. WHAT KIND WOULD BE THE BEST, XXXXX XXXXX EASE AND FOR RAPID GROWTH. WHAT DO I NEED TO GET STARTED AND WHAT LI… read more
Edward
Edward
Retired /Self employed
High School or GED
5,792 satisfied customers
we have or had 3 large palm trees 30+ old as we couldnt get ...
we have or had 3 large palm trees 30+ old as we couldnt get to cut the flowers off any longer due to there height we where told to drill a hole and put 5ml round up in it and it would make the palm in… read more
Ed Johnson
Ed Johnson
Senior HR Consultant and Business Devlpm
Bachelor's Degree
6,994 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