Last Activity:06-18-2011 6:58 PM
Posted in thread: Cannot hang prints! on 06-20-2011 at 12:32 PM
I had the same problem in my house. Just remember not to try and force the hammer drill into
the wall, just let it work mostly by itself. I tried to force it and the whole thing started
smoking and sh...
Posted in thread: Cannot hang prints! on 06-20-2011 at 12:31 PM
Hey, we figured out a solution thanks to you guys!Apparently a big reason why my boyfriend
didn't want to do the concrete anchor or whatnot was because he didn't think the apartment
company would appr...
Posted in thread: How do I locate where ants are coming from/in? on 06-20-2011 at 12:29 PM
We had this in our previous kitchen and we ended up finally throwing our hands up in the air
and hiring an exterminator.
Posted in thread: New home owner here. on 06-20-2011 at 12:25 PM
Posted in thread: Staining or painting wood? on 06-20-2011 at 12:22 PM
My SO and I did this on a smaller scale and it was a lot of work! We sanded it down by hand
with a fine grain and man, I had no idea how much work and elbow grease it would take.Luckily,
Posted in thread: House mold symptoms on 06-20-2011 at 12:19 PM
Yuck! Thanks for the symptoms of mold. Not super applicable to me since I live in a lovely
apartment building and highly doubt I will sneak down to the basement. :) However, this is good
Posted in thread: Cannot hang prints! on 06-17-2011 at 03:45 PM
Okay, you guys have been so so awesome with your help and feedback. Thank you! Sorry I keep
running to this forum for all of my woes!So.. I'm trying to hang up a print and a clock in our
living room. ...
Posted in thread: Tone down gold mirror frame? on 06-17-2011 at 03:35 PM
You can mix some gray or other dark color paint with either paint thinner or water and "rag it
on." Just use a rag to wipe it on the frame, then wipe off excess.This works wonders!!
Posted in thread: Stained bathtub on 06-01-2011 at 11:37 AM
So, we moved into an apartment with an old bathroom. Everything is in great condition but I
cannot get over the bathroom. It is tiny and is definitely the most aged. Even after a deep
clean, it still ...
Posted in thread: How to deal with window in shower on 06-01-2011 at 11:31 AM
Wow, my sweetheart and I just moved into an apartment with a shower/bath window. It has driven
us nuts! Ultimately we decided to do the pressure rod and cutting a shower curtain route. It