Have older home with ugly yellow brick. Looking for tips on painting exterior brick.Primers, type of paint etc. Moderate midwestern climate.
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Can hardwood floors be painted? If it can is there a web site where I can get direction on how to do it. Thanks for any help out there.
Hello from Alaska! I am helping my grandfather to spruce up one of his apartments and we would like to know the following:1) can we paint wood pan...
About the wood paneling... also, what are the other options? Can we wallpaper it and drywall? ...thanks again!
I need help in handling popped nails in walls before I repaint. I have a house built in the 50s. I suppose they used nails instead of screws when p...
My living room and dining room have 50-year old pine beams which look great. How do you remove old paint from them?I recently painted my D/R walls ...
After removing wallpape with DIF, I have gouged drywall. What can I do to fill in the gouges and smooth the drywall out before I prime it and pain...
Could someone suggest what is necessary to paint over old, cheap cabinets in the kitchen? The material seems to be some sort of heavy plasterboard...
Recently, some of the texture on my ceiling was pulled loose when I attempted to paint it with a roller. I want to know if there is a product that...
We are having new wood floors put in and were wondering what order things proceed. Do we put the floors down and have them finished before the wall...
I need help with painting a dark gray stone fireplace. I'm redecorating my 1950s ranch in a French country cottage style. The house is full of pane...
What is the best way to clean Vinyl siding? Can i use a pressure washer and if so do I clean the siding with just plain old soap and water?
I wanted to first say that I really enjoy this message board (& the old one too!), and would like to thank the regulars.Last night I was in the att...
I'm about to start a job that is going to involve a whole lot of paint stripping. I'm aware of the porter-cable power paint stripper, but I'm wonde...
My wife was taking wallpaper off the bathroom wall, and the drywall paper began tearing off also, leaving brown paper spots in a lot of places. Doe...
I bought a condo a year ago. Lately, I've noticed lots of black marks on the ceilings and walls in places that I couldn't have knocked against. A...
I think we can handle the cleaning & painting of the paneling with all of the good advice from all of you. How though, can we either paint over or...
I am restoring an old 2000 sq.ft. tin ceiling. I have replaced all the badly rusted panels with new, that I had a tin smith duplicate. The remainin...
I read a book on collage and one of the techniques is photocopy transfer. With a cotton ball, they dab cellulose thinner to the back side of the ph...