I want a finish that will handle the occasional plant pot (moisture) and/or tea pot (heat) and not suffer damage. Suggestions?
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My kitchen is surrounded by darkly colored stained barnboard. The barnboard goes half way up the wall and the kitchen is very dark. I would like ...
We just recently purchased this 1956 Ranch Home. After taking down the old paneling in part of the basement I find black tar on the inside of the ...
Hi - I'm painting a bunk bed that I purchased from ikea that's solid pine and unfinished. Do I still need to sand and prime if it is unfinished woo...
Hi -- I'm painting an unfinished wood bed white for my children...what's the best kind of paint to use when painting children's furniture? And shou...
Am I too much sanding on my deck? I have been sanding, cleaner and brightener on my deck. It is about 23 years old deck. It was cobat clear natur...
Hi there, building inspector is being harsh about my house with old asphalt siding and someone suggested i paint it. But does paint last on asphalt...
Does anyone know about the safety of the dust that would be created by grinding the new extreme concrete product off of a driveway. It's a situatio...
How do you get spray paint out of driveway. I have tried lacquer thinner, mean green, Clorox, Goof-off and mineral spirits. What else can I try o...
What do I do now? My Trex deck doesn't look amenable to cleaning (at any depth). If I paint over it, what works best?
I am wondering if you can give me any advice on how to remove the wooden grills from the inside of my windows for cleaning the windows. I have done...
Subject just about sums up my quandary. Painting is easy and resilient, but wall are "plain". Wall paper on the other hand has great designs and p...
We have these windows in our house and they are rotting out because of the K-Kron on the outside. It looks like many others have had this problem ...
Our painter used an oil exterior paint to on (new) cedar framing trim around the new windows we had installed to replace our old ones. The paint be...
I own a brick house that was built in the 1920's. The brick is extremely dirty, and the mortar is so weak it blows out when I spray it with a regu...
Need help: 3-4 years ago I bought a stain via Internet (it wasn't sold in stores). They sold it in 5G buckets. It was not cheap but reviews were...
Walls look like flattened popcorn texture and have been painted at least 10 times. I would like to flatten it out. even a few swirl marks would l...
I have a 2x6 knee wall under a 2 story addition we recently added to my house. The knee wall is 3 feet high around the perimeter and carries the f...
any thoughts on how best to clean up some primer and paint (oil-based) on mahogany deck?
Yes I have steel siding and I have 4 places around the house where it peeled over the winter. This is the second year in a row this has happened.I ...