Is there any way to paint over a lacquer finish, or a way to prepare the finish to accept a satin finish? Thank you. Lori
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I live in a house that was built in 1923. Yeah, she's old, but beautiful. I am repainting a room, but the ceiling is a mess. Over the years, all...
I fell in love with the Ralph Lauren River Rock Granite Falls paint swatch. After spending hours reading posted remarks regarding this paint's appl...
I want to paint the grout between our fireplace bricks so that it matches the bricks. What kind of paint should I use?Ginny
Several years ago I saw a Bob Villa show that featured a woman painting pin stripes in a bedroom. She suggested you paint the edges of the masking...
I want to put a texture on my drywalls but do not want to use a texture gun. Does you know how I can do this?
I have a shed that I have turned into a workshop and I want to give it some color while doing little or no sanding. any ideas
My husband and I purchased a log home a year ago and it needs to be treated/stained. I don't know what the best products to use? Please help!!
I am interested to know if anyone could tell me what type of finish I could put in a barn that could withstand the elements of weather and horses.....
I have striped very old wallpaper out of my bathroom..in the process the paper on the wallboard has also come off. How do I repair it?
Is there any reason why a primer could not be used as an interior finish coat. It is for a ceiling with an orange peel texture in a basement.We we...
Does the moderator "Handyman" know anything about painting? If so why doesn't he do what he is supposed to do and reply to 7/25/02?!
Recently the drywall needed to be repaired on a wallpapered wall. Is it possible to patch the repaired area (6 inch square) with wallpaper or will...
I am trying to locate a company named Liquid Disguise in MASS - I saw them on the show but cannot locate them.
I need to paint the house exterior that has t1-11 siding (4x8 sheets). Is pressure washing carefully the best way to clean it prior to scraping the...
due to leaky roof the horse hair plaster ceiling has loosened. A small area has broken away. I would like to preserve the ceiling. The only prod...
I have a 1910 house that has the original exterior paint (no additional layers - been covered by asbestos tiles which have been removed). I have b...
I've seen or heard about a heavy/thick type of wall covering (I think it's a paper product) that can be applied over plaster walls to re-inforce th...
I have stained kitchen cabinets that I need to clean. I am not sure of the wood, it is a softer wood...pine or birch? My problem is on top of the...