Just moved into my first house, which was built in 1925. I assumed that it had plater walls, but found that it in fact has drywall thru out. I was ...
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I purchased home recently and am preparing to repaint the interior. The previous owner was not careful in their painting. I now have 2 dilemas. ...
I have white formica wall can they be painted and if so what is the best primer and paint to use?
can I just use zinnzer primer over the varnish on my new cheap cabinets they are only 6 months old or should I sand them first?
I have light fixtures on the south side of the house which the finish has faded to an odd brick color. They are supposed to be a dark brown with a...
my daughter has moved into an apartment and the paint ordor is very bad. She is going onto 3 weeks and the odor is still around. Windows and door...
I purchased my house 5 years ago and it had "textured" ceilings. Geez, I hate them. Anyway, the ceiling is now dropping off in patches. Does any...
Wife surprise me, she paint exterior doors while I was at work. 2 months later paint started to peel leaving primer behind. Whats the best way to r...
We had a new skim of plaster on existing ceiling, applied 2 coats of primer, and now flat latex paint and the ceiling paint is bubbling in spots, w...
I have a wooden sign with raised letters. The background has been stained and I want to paint over that with latex paint. It would be hard to app...
I'm looking for advice on prepping/priming/paiting our home that has cedar shake siding. I know the house has been painted with latex at least onc...
While painting the trim on my daughter's house we got some paint on her brick. It there anything that will take it off?
I wanted to repaper paneled walls. When removing old wallpaper the venier on the paneling came off too. Can I paper over this. What do I need to...
I am repainting a room that is currently two colors. One is a dark yellow and the other is a bright/dark blue. To keep these colors from bleeding...
Please help. I am trying to paint door and window casings/moldings. They are old plastic brown that I want to update to white. What can I use to...
I have heard that there is a faux stucco exterior paint out there but have not found it yet. I wish to paint a concrete foundation (stem) wall wit...
Literally. Two coats of latex paint on a wood end table. I took the table apart, scuffed up the surfaces to give them some tooth, then painted ea...
I would like to know how duration paint has held up in jobs done years ago. I hear one job of 5 years ago has failed. Is there a better exterior...