We rented our house for three years and after returning we found they had put plastic on the inside of the window frame and used contact cement to ...
COMMUNITY FORUM: PAINTING
When painting the siding, should you completely paint the bottom of the shingle so it is sealed shut or leave the gap open between the layers? Whe...
I sanded, primed and painted the walls in the kitchen. Behind the fridge,paint will not stick. I repeated the steps and it still doesn't stick. Wha...
My painters recommend Devoe paint. They say they use it in the college where I teach because it resists hard wear. Is it suitable for my house of ...
I am going to have my exterior window trim painted and was told by a painter that a mistake painters make is not using a sealer before painting. D...
My son wants his room painted in Washington Capitals colours, I've boughten navy blue paint with a primer in it, do I also need to prime the walls ...
We removed carpeting in the basement that was glued down (ugh!)and there's a lot of residue on the floor. We'd like to paint or stain the floor. No...
We just used Behr Wetlook sealer on our pavers. Per the instructions we rolled the sealer on the pavers. A milky appearance was immediate and hasn'...
Timberframed a small barn and using SIPs 4x8's for insulation. It's OSB on one side and paper on the other side. My question is , can I use a text...
I just purchased this house with neglected cedar siding. There is not much stain left, so you almost see bare wood. There are some areas with milde...
My son, using total lack of respect for me or the garage floor, got spray paint on the cement garage floor while painting some car parts. As this i...
I have older mobile home with brown paneling how can i give it a whitewash look cheap. Can I make my own whitewashin color without paint thank you
We recently repainted our roller hockey rink and the guys who did the job added sand to the paint. It has made the rink so slow and the puck does n...
Hi all,I have a 1925 Bungalow. I started to strip the window trim in order to re-paint. The old paint trim looked like an 'alligator' and what I'v...
We have 3 sets of concrete steps, and want to paint them. They are not attractive. Two of these sets of stairs (4'x6' 4 steps; 3'x4 2 steps) are ...
My wife and I live in a mobile home. The front door is made of galvanized steel. It also faces due South so it gets full sun in the afternoon. As a...
The carpenter just installed and started to paint solid wood beadboard that we're installing in a powder room--no shower or bath. He didn't prime t...