Faced or un-faced Insulation?

Today's DIY Question John asked Which type of insulation is used in walls? Faced or unfaced? DIY Answer Guy Hi John, Un-faced insulation is usually used in interior walls for sound reduction, in floor joist over a crawl space, and in roof rafters in an attic. Whereas...

How to fix a leaky washing machine hose

Today's DIY Question Rosemary asked I am new to connecting washing machines/hoses. I have managed to inset the washers into the ends of the hoses. I have connected the hoses to the washing machine and water valves. But the hot water hose is leaking on the water valve...

How to repair worn carpet

Today's DIY Question Amanda asked Hi DIY Answer Guy! My house is only a year old, but my carpet looks horrible! There are three spots where my carpet is worn down practically to the pad. I'd like to patch them. How would I do that? One is in the middle of the floor,...