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 ...
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There was a small fifty cent size spot of mildew on our bathroom ceiling. We hired a professional to check this out, do whatever he had to do and r...
Help, i don't know what to do. this little home has a very high ceiling and wall and f/p all in knotty pine. I think many would love it... bu...
I am building a pine cabinet and decided to stain before assembling. So I laid out all the pieces and stained one side and the edges with Minwax Po...
Does the same advice for exterior painting in rainy weather, i.e. don't paint if raining/high humidity, hold for painting indoors? How about for p...
I have a 30 X 40 pole barn that needs painting including the roof. I have done plenty of indoor painting but wonder what is the best way to tackle ...
My son is 8 years old and insists on having his bedroom painted green and blue, earth tones. His choice of bedding and curtains are mossy oak. How ...
want to repaint our bedroom walls, however studs from our house we built in 2005 are showing through the paint. What should we do to prevent the s...
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...
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 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,...
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...