We are getting estimates to have our house painted and the wood rot repaired. Most the companies are spraying the siding which in our case is Hard...
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Hello: I had a pipe burst in my dining room ceiling recently that spewed water for approx. a half hour or so before I found it and shut off the wat...
My parents home was built in the 30's and the front porch has two sides of banisters. They are old and the paint is coming off but there are parts ...
The coating on our metal exterior door was coming off, so I removed it all and lightly sanded it. I put on a coat of metal primer, then used exter...
I've heard a lot about this stuff on here, and that it's better than the 123 product. One thing I haven't found out though is whether or not it is...
Has anyone used Ready Strip paint remover, or any of the other paint removers from Nature's Best? It seems like they are similar to Peel-Away, but ...
Does anyone have experience with paints designed to encapsulate old lead paint, such as childguard. How does it compare to normal paint? Can it pro...
I want to swap my white toilet for a black toilet. I am wondering if there is a way (besides spending $300 for a new toilet) to spray paint the to...
I painted some ceiling tiles. We decorate them for cork boards but the problem I'm having is, they are blochy. I used a primer. The guy at lowes sa...
I'm very new at all of this. We've removed wallpaper that was a bear to get down. We are doing a Tuscan-type plaster and painting that. We have ...
Does anyone know what brand of paint and the names of the colors that were used in the "How to Apply a Color Wash Faux Painting Technique" video? ...
Can you paint the old 1960's 12" ceiling tiles? If so, what type of paint do you use? Is it necessary to use a primer first?
A homeowner in my neighborhood has a house that is about 70 years old. In the 6 years she's lived there, she's had her plaster walls on the ground...
All, How should I go about repairing a long (5 feet) hairline crack in a plaster ceiling? Please be specific, as I have never dealt with plaster...
Bob Vila used to recommend using fiberglass tape & Crack Kote or Tuff Patch on ceiling cracks. I cannot find these products. I made a repair with ...
I have stained and varnished banisters,I want to revarnish the rails darker and paint the spindles can you help me?
i have decorative panneling in my bathroom, tan in color, i want to paint it, it can be done , right?
I have a photo of a textured celiling design that I have only seen in one house, my mom's 50 year old midwest bungelow. I would like to duplicate ...
I have a 5 gal. bucket of joint compound, bought this summer. I used about 10% of it on two small jobs in July and Sept (3-5 months ago), and the ...