I need to choose the right paint or coating for historical (1837) home in New Jersey. The standing seam tin and galvanized roof is peeling and wea...
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I used an oil base primer on wrought iron patio furniture. I rolled it on and directions say to wait 48 hours. It's been about 30 hours and I not...
Is there a primer that does not have a strong odor that can be used over oil based paint?
So, we bought a house in Raleigh nc and original owners wall papered every sq inch of the house. Second owners removed most of it.. and yes, damagi...
Should the baseboard trim be primed prior to installation? I assume that it should since the basement floor is a finished concrete and if it is no...
I would like to paint my interior 6 panel doors. What is the best way to do this. I am not a novice painter.
Hello, I'm looking for some advice in how to correct some issues with my outdoor wood deck. We've live in this home for three years and it'...
we just purchased an older home 1971--it only had two layers of wall paper in several rooms. I started removing wall paper from the brkfast room..a...
The canvas wall covering came off easily. It's the old adhesive that has us stymied. It is on like iron!
I spent days prepping my back entrance interior walls. The old latex over drywall is 15 years old. I first washed down the walls with TSP and rinse...
Our main trunk line including the condenser to the ac is in the attic. Ever since we moved here in '87 the condensation has drained out a regular 1...
We just bought a house and all the cielings and many of the walls have the orange peel texture, which we hate. Is there anyway to remove it or smo...
I just finished watching "Plaster Repair Over Drywall Project: Craftsman Bungalow, Episode 2, Part 2" and my question is, what is the material the...
We are thinking about painting the exterior of our house. We are considering having LiquaCoat of Connecticut apply CHIC Liquid Vinyl to the exteri...
My son just finished installing new laminate countertops in my kitchen and they look great, BUT, he somehow got a 3" wide and 10" long strip of con...
I am painting a laminate dresser to put in a bathroom (full w/ tub and shower). I bought the the Kilz primer as recommended but wasn't sure whethe...
I recently had an arbor built at one end of my deck. The support posts are treated 4x4 s that are set in cement below grade. The posts and cross b...
I need to match the Ralph Lauren "Buckskin" paint used in my living room and dining room. The color is discontinued. Can anyone help me find the ...
Hello, Our home has the same roof color and brown soffit as the Punta Gorda Hurricane Charlie home you rebuilt. I am very tired of the putty or y...
Two questions regarding sealing concrete block: I've got a building built with split-face concrete block (pink, rough textured stuff). It's appar...