I just put up some drywall and I think the walls and tape will not be even. I was thinking of just applying the joint compound with a sponge all o...
COMMUNITY FORUM: PAINTING
I applied Rust-Oleum Restore to my deck mid August 2013. We followed the manufacture's instructions religiously. We also watched their video for p...
Had a certain unmentionable named store mix us some exterior paint samples. We had them make us a few gallons of exterior paint and primer and one....
Hello, I just read two different articles by Bob Vila about painting brick. One said "The brick must be completely dry for the paint to adhere...
Hi, We live in an old country farmhouse built in 1863. All of the wood doors, window frames, etc have been painted with about 10 layers of paint o...
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.) ...
I have a 5 gal. bucket of joint compound, bought this summer. I used about 10% of it on two small jobs in July and Sept (3-5 months ago), and the ...
I am fixing plaster walls in my 1920 craftsman. In the bedroom a lot of plaster was loose and happened to be in a spot where the ceiling curves dow...
I found this gem of a chair that needed some repairs to the arm. I have used a wood filler and have sanded the repaired area. Do I need to use a pr...
I love the color of the house (#2 in slideshow) posted from searsarchitects.com. Does anyone happen to know the brand and color? We are building,...
We had my studio was built about 5 years ago but never finished it. Last summer we finally insualted/drywalled/painted it. There has been this a...
I applied 2 coats of paint and primer and let dry for 2 days. I then applied a coat of spray on polyurethane , satin finish. After it dried some ...
This weekend I noticed a brown line running through the ceiling in our dining room. Pictures attached. It appears to be the outline of the drywall ...
I have a home built in 1927. Can anyone tell me what kind of tile this is on my patio ? Also, what is the best way to clean/seal them ? Thanks!
I have a home built in 1927. I am not certain what kind of tiles I have on the patio, but they need cleaning and sealed. Can anyone offer advice as...
My home is 50 years old and has asbestos shingles. Needless to say, the house needs a paint job. What do I need to do? Can you even paint these ...
Nice pattern where the newspaper was, but HELP! I need to get black overspray off the concrete. It is on the front porch of my condo'bldg. S...
can peeling paint (Latex over latex over oil over plaster)be caused by not thoroughly mixing the latex paint?