I am in the process of building my wooden fence, I plan on using galvinized 2 x 4 galvinized brackets for my 2 x 4 support. My question is when I p...
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I painted my wood floors several years ago. If I sand the current paint a bit, do I need to apply primer or can I just use a fresh top coat?
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Had my wine cellar cooling/ humidifying system replace. Smith got me estimates from Jim Gallagher and his partner Vince and they were great. They a...
Need a peaceful color for my outside doors. My mobile home is very old, but reno'd inside. The outside of trailer is a dull white with gray trim ...
Hi, can you tell me if the primer needs to be water or oiled based or does it not matter as long as the primer matches the top coat. i.e water ...
What types of paint should I use on new interior doors and trim?
Over the Christmas holidays I painted my Mother's washroom with Ralph Lauren's navy coloured River Rock paint. Now it warned us that it would take...
How do you repair seams that have separated in thin wall paneling? Can you put glue on one and press them together? If so, what kind of glue would...
I am in a condo. The people above me had a leak from their toilet. I saw a water stain on my ceiling then as it dried the paint on my ceiling is n...
Previous people have put Kilz primer on the walls month's ago. I can't get the paint to stick. If I sand it will it still need to be primed again?
removed old popcorn from ceiling using putty knife. Remaining ceiling paint comes off onto roller or bubbles as new latex is applied. Having years ...
I had been painting semi-gloss window trim and molding and did not realize paint was on my clothing. I walked past closet door where my husbands s...
The board is like compressed card board with a wallpaper 3d texture. Is it ok to lightly sand it off since its only a mill or 2 high. Them seal it ...
Hi In a house that is about 30 years old we are finding that the acrylic sealer/binder won't stick to the areas around where the two boards butt...
An ugly mural painted on 2 large closet mirror doors. Probably some time ago. How to remove the paint or just buy new mirrors?
The Paint Piranha is a device that cleans paint brushes and roller covers. This device has been featured in This Old House magazine. There are 3 st...
So I renovated my closet and painted using Behr Interior Paint & Primer Matte Paint. This was four days ago. Ever since my closer and adjacent bedr...