Our builder has just finished beautiful oak stairs. I want to paint the vertical boards, and stain the treads. Anybody got any ideas on what to use...
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I have been prepping my dining room walls for painting, stripping old wallpaper. One of my walls, unlike the others, has primer on it, painted ont...
want to fix a hole in plastered wall about the size of a basketball. What materials do i need? Any help would be appreciated. Thank You
I have wood paneling on one wall in the living room which I would like change to match the other walls which are drywalled. Would it be possible to...
Is it possible to paint black lacquer? If so what types of paint should I use?
After removing the 5 layers wallpaper from drywall, we have spots were the wallpaper removed the outer paper on the drywall. How can I repair this...
The previous owners probably left the wet shower curtain against the wall as a result the wall is 'falling apart' in the area. I need to replace/ r...
I live in a dry climate and am planning to sand and repaint trim on my home. What is the best process to take to prevent pemature blistering and p...
I have recently moved in to a fantastic 1932English Tudor home but unfortunately I'm missing the male gene for home repair and need your assistance...
Our cottage has 50 year old douglas fir cabinets that are really solid. The varnished finish is pretty bad and we would like to paint them. What ...
I am building a 13x16 hot tub room. the room is well vented (windows and a venting skylight). The home owner saw a drywall product called "blue b...
I am looking for a way to end the plaster generalized shaling and flaking that basically attacks just one one room in our c. 1810 townhouse. ...
I have been painting houses the past 5 summers and am considering adding pressure washing as one of the elements of painting. I have no clue on wh...
I want to paint my red brick fireplace a taupe to cream color to lighten, enlarge and soften the room. How do I prep and what type of paint should...
I recently purchased a home in the pacific north west (wet) plan to paint the exterior of my home (wood siding) next summer. It is an old cape cod...
Just put up wallpaper in a small bathroom. It has black background so the white of the edges of the paper show is there anything I can put on this...
I have seen a faux finish used on wood cabinets which I would like to duplicate. This finish has the look of old, peeling paint--but is a new fini...
What would cause eruptions (for lack of a better word) in my living room wall? Various spots look like the plaster is slowly bubbling up. Most sp...
Are there limits to appropriate weather conditions during the application of exterior paint? How long do different paints take to cure, and what te...
I would like to get a white washed look on old dark wood paneling. Is there a way to get this look rather than just a flat painted look.