Can we put texture directly on new drywall? If not why?
Get Help from Bob Vila
- Give-Aways & Offers
- Monthly Must Do's
- DIY Project Ideas
- Step-by-Step Guides
- Inspirational Photo Galleries
What would cause wall texture to fall off walls when bumped? What step did we miss or do we need to add more layers of paint to protect?
Wall texture on drywalls is soft. The wall isn't soft, only the texture. If you tape the texture it indents or scratches off easily. What is the...
We just moved into a house that was built in 1965. It is in really good shape but needs a lot of updating. I've been removing wall paper from one ...
Hello, I am trying to remove wallpaper from our master bedroom. the room originally had 3 layers of wallpaper. The first came off throughout the ro...
We are painting out home. It has rough cedar siding and about 5 coats of Olympic dark brown stain on it.We want to put a lighter color paint on. Wh...
I'm in the process of painting my garage, which has been professionally drywalled and trimmed. I used Sherwin Williams best primer and paints (Pre...
I have used off white transparent oil stain for my house since it was new. The only stain I can purchase now is acrylic and it just lays on the woo...
A friend of mine removed wallpaper but not all the glue. She primed and painted over it. It's very bumpy and looks terrible. Can I skim over it usi...
so I inherited this problem... I have no clue how long its been there, but someone decided to put some type of compound over a glass wall. I wa...
I am renovating a 1920's two-family home. Most rooms have the original horse hair plaster, and some have 1/4" drywall over the plaster, but only 8...
I have a house built in the 50 or 60's. The concrete slab in the garage needs to be sealed. It has a few cracks but is in pretty good shape. I w...
Painted kitchen what appeared on the chip to be a warm yellow. On the wall (14' long) it appears to be just a little toooooo bright.Location: Sout...
I bought a home that has been vacant for 9 months. The owners left 10 cats there that used the rugs as a litter box (also cat spray on the walls.) ...
1 Can Rustoleum wipe on renew be used on furniture and wood trim? 2 Best rubber floor for whole house interior. 3 Uses of reverse osmosis ...