Can you recommend a program that picks up excess construction materials?

— Dahlia Klein, Great Neck, NY

Answered by Jim Zack on April 9, 2009

Can you recommend a nontoxic fabric treatment to protect my ivory couch from stains?

— Dawn Keith, Centennial, CO

Answered by Mary Cordaro on February 19, 2009

How can I reupholster furniture sustainably?

— Amy Wallace, Darien, CT

Answered by Kirsten Flynn on June 17, 2008

Where can we find inexpensive cabinets for our hobby room?

— Anne Osher, Houston, TX

Answered by Kirsten Flynn on June 17, 2008

Large gaps have formed between the boards of my wood-paneled walls. Can they be saved?

— Alison L., Baton Rouge, LA

Answered by Greg Upwall on February 4, 2008

Can you recommend sources for green furniture?

— Ross Levin, Lafayette Hill, PA

Answered by Miriam Landman on January 21, 2008

Is brick a good option for siding? How green is it?

— Ken Yaber, Bonneau, SC

Answered by Miriam Landman on January 21, 2008