I am desperately seeking a recipe for the same plaster that was originally used on the wood lathe/plaster walls of my 1919 home. All I know for su...
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What is the best sequence for re-doing my kitchen? I don't want to do everything all at once, and I can leave the walls and floors till last.
We want to remove the textured coating on our kitchen walls, but are unsure how to go about it. Can we just sand them down or is there an easier w...
Thanks for the reply. The product I used before papering was ShieldZ so hopefully I did the prep work properly. Now I feel better with using additi...
I have had poor luck when using some pre-pasted wall paper. (Adhesion not 100%) Is it OK to use additional paste on this type of wallpaper or will ...
We had a pipe leak, the ceiling paint formed a bubble from the water, I poked a hole with a pin to allow the water to drain, Now the paint has drie...
I've heard of putting a drop or two of vanilla into a gallon of paint to cut the odor. Does this work? Anything better?
My new home has multiple areas of peeling paint. We have been scraping, and sanding but seem to get nowhere fast. We do not want to have to redo th...
I failed to wipe off the excess glue on my wallpaper. Now I have dried paste on the face (outside) of the wallpaper. Any ideas of how to remove t...
What is the best method for removing paint from aluminum furniture. When done any recommndations for repainting as I will be using spray equipment...
Hello,My home already had 4 or 5 layers of paint on them when we moved in..Can anyone tell me if it can be removed?? How to go about it and would ...
WE RECENTLY ADDED A NEW BEDROOM & BATH TO OUR HOME. I WANT TO SPONGE THE WALLS, BUT A LOCAL CONTRACTOR TOLD ME THAT AFTER I PRIME & APPLY MY TOP-C...
The wall studs on the exterior walls show through a layer of wallpaper and at least one coat of paint. We are planning to re-paint the walls (after...
Help. I am trying to remove the wallpaper in our foyer. The top layer has ripped off nicely and I used DIF gel to remove the paper backing and gl...
I have never really understood peeling paint; I mean,is it just inevitable, or is it always a sign of something wrong in the ceiling/wall. Our home...
I am going to paint my kitchen cupboards which are currently wood with a stain and varnish finish. Wondering if anyone can tell me how much to san...
I saw a message below regarding appliance paint. Does this mean we could paint our avacado green oven that I inherited when we purchased our home?...
I briefly saw a technic that covered wall paneling with brown paper and a urethane/water mixture. It filled in the grooves and gave it a leather lo...
Does anybody have any suggestions as to what my options are with my brick fireplace. It was painted before I bought the house, and I would love to ...