Our painter used an oil exterior paint to on (new) cedar framing trim around the new windows we had installed to replace our old ones. The paint be...
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Need help: 3-4 years ago I bought a stain via Internet (it wasn't sold in stores). They sold it in 5G buckets. It was not cheap but reviews were...
Walls look like flattened popcorn texture and have been painted at least 10 times. I would like to flatten it out. even a few swirl marks would l...
I have a 2x6 knee wall under a 2 story addition we recently added to my house. The knee wall is 3 feet high around the perimeter and carries the f...
any thoughts on how best to clean up some primer and paint (oil-based) on mahogany deck?
Yes I have steel siding and I have 4 places around the house where it peeled over the winter. This is the second year in a row this has happened.I ...
We're having a screened porch built, with a beadboard ceiling. I have heard that there is a color of blue that repels spiders and other bugs. I'm t...
There is always been two sides of exterior house painting believers. One says "You must use Brush to paint", teh other says"Spray is the best to fi...
I'm in the process of removing wallpaper from my master bath. After removing the paper, I found large portions - but not entire sections - of the w...
I had recently hung wallpaper and a border in a room. It has been several weeks and the wallpaper seems to have a "new" smell to it still. Does a...
I have a post and beam all-wood house that is painted brown and I'd like to give that "Lindal" look, if possible. Stripping and staining is not an...
I am using citristrip stripping gel to strip peeling paint off of my aluminum framed windows. I tried the stripper on a small area to make sure it...
Under the wallpaper is an oil-based paint. I have removed the covering wallpaper and a lot of the remaining glue, using a strong vinegar solution....
I have renovated part of a Dutch Colonial home and before I add a wrap around porch, I need to decide whether to paint or side. It has previously ...
Hi, a friend of mine wants me to fix some wood molded windows on the corners of the frame, specially the ones on the washroom. At first I thought ...
What the %$@# !! Exterior Hardiboard painting catastrophe
Hi, I'm having a new house built. The interior painting was done using spray equipment. I noticed after the painting was dry, that there were a l...