We just bought an older home and are renovating it. We are having a disagreement on when to paint - before we move in - or after. The house is empt...
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Is it there a way to tint/color drywall mud (as can be done with plaster) without it losing its integrity? I would like to give my walls a plaster ...
simple question, would I use the same drywall for a living room as apposed to a more moist area like a bathroom or kitchen?
i am painting a bird house and i have used a oil base primer. Is it better to use acrylic exterior or latex exterior? What is the best gloss spray ...
Can I mix a little semi-gloss paint with white satin paint? I just want a little hint of color from the semi-gloss paint.
I have a new wood mantle that has a layer of laminate and a varnish finish. How do I prepare the wood to be painted and what kind of paint should I...
Hi guys does anyone know if there is any reason why i can't put ceiling paint on a wall? Here in Turkey normal wall paint is so expensive compare...
I have some corner tape that has come loose from the drywall. It is just in small spots and I am trying to avoid pulling the tape completely off t...
We recently removed the texture off of our kitchen ceiling and the adjoining den. After removing the texture, we discovered several places that h...
I am painting my living room walls with a deep blue. I'm using flat paint and the result is beautiful, but every scratch and fingerprint shows up o...
I read the posts on painting knotty pine yet I was wondering if I should fill the holes first. Some of the knots have pretty big holes yet I would...
Okay I have this problem with my heat registers (wall). Last time the ducts were cleaned the fella took off the vents and we could not get them ba...
Help....I have some crown molding that as some pretty intricate designs carved into it...I painted them with white semi-gloss latex paint, and my w...
Years ago I panelled half of the drywalled walls in a bedroom and wallpapered the other half. Now I'm trying to remove it, but after removal of th...
Can shellac (Bullseye in this case)be used on new wood as a primer before painting with an oil paint? I used shellac as primer before brushing-on a...
The house we have moved into has one room with a wall treatment I believe was popular in the 70s. I understand it is created by applying a plaster...
I am helping a friend fix up an old basement and she has rough boards under the wallpaper. She can't afford to replace the boards or all of the wa...
Wanted to ask this here too in case someone knows the answer. We built a modular home. Home was set just over a year ago...we've been in for 10 ...
I painted my bedroom blue and did not intend to paint the ceiling, which is white. This was my first ever paint job. Although I taped the ceiling e...