Hi, the walls and ceilings in my home have lots of nail pops which I have to do something about to refinish the walls nicely. I am wondering a coup...
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I need help and suggestions about what to do to spruce up my dark paneling. I thought about painting over it, maybe with a spongeor garbage bag or...
I am beginning a finishing project on some birch 1x4 paneling, and I am searching for the best commercial-grade paint sprayer to use.Any recommenda...
Building new house and applying cedar siding. I am confused by recommendations of different painters:1) Good cedar siding only requires a oil based...
Help! Can anyone recommend a plasterer in the Boston MA area who might do a small home job? I tore all the plaster down in my livingroom, then my...
I had to repair a drywall joint on the ceiling and am trying to match the texture on the rest of the ceiling. The texture looks like random "flowe...
I want to remove paint from a fake copper fireplace chimney in my family room. Does anyone have any ideas or products to use? Do I have to be conc...
I bought a border that is the self-sticking variety because it was the only pattern I really liked. Unfortunately, it is not sticking to the wall....
I purchased a house that was built in 1952. The kitchen had the usual 8 layers of semi-disintegrating paint and wallpaper which I resolved to remo...
Our kitchen walls currently have wallpaper on them. I originally wanted to remove the current paper and update it with new but now have decidded t...
I bought a house recently and it's been sprayed with Tex-cote. My wife wants to change the color. Is there an issue with painting over Tex-cote? Gi...
I recently saw a paint remover that was similar to an rotary planer. The planer had a vacuum hose that connected to a cannister for removal of lea...
I have a fiberglass door that had previously been stained. The finish has faded, so I would like to strip it and re-apply a stain and poly. Most ...
I understand you have used California Paint on some of your projects. Would you recommend this product? (It's made in Cambridge) I haven't heard...
I spilled white paint on a rose colored carpet.Is it possible to get the stain out?I have got most of it out.
I have a garage with a plastic (probably vinyl) coated drywall that is colored to resemble paneling. The drywall is damaged in many places and nee...
I am starting to paint my front porch. I have a brick porch and I am wondering how I can remove the old paint. Thank You
My house is 8 months old and the paint has chipped in places on the porch railings. (I don't believe any type of primer was used before painting)....
I recently bought a house and one of the rooms has a mold problem on the outside walls(there are 2). I can find no leaks so I beleive it is condesa...