I was looking at Exterior paints today and noticed that some have Base numbers on the paint cans. Like Base 2, Base 3, Base 5. What does base ref...
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Some months ago, I bought some textured patches that I could cut to size and stick on the wall over small holes. It worked beautifully. Unfortuna...
If I paint a large side of a stucco house with a large napped roller with an acrylic latex, how do I prevent overlap marks occurring as I come back...
Hello All; I have an amusement ride that I need to repaint. It has two problems - the paint is looking really dull from age and being exposed to t...
Against my husband's wishes I used the paint tape on some fresh White Zinnster (semi-gloss mildew proof) bathroom ceiling paint before I painted th...
Does anyone know the best way to paint grass cloth (What type of paint and does the finished product look proffesional)?
I bought a building for use as a veterinary hospital. Unfortunately the prior owners painted latex over enamel thru out the entire place. It peels ...
Hi, I'm in my first home, and I'm completely clueless. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. We have a 1930's home with plaster walls (currently...
I have an old patio umbrella that is made of a mesh type material. What can I paint this with?
Could a major housefire, followed by complete demolition of interior and removal of all insulation, cause a 6 mo old quality paint job to bubble an...
We painted our pool last week, two coats with epoxy paint. We now have to paint the steps and the bottom again. What steps do we need to take bef...
I have been removing wallpaper in our new home and run into a big problem in our two bathrooms, it seems that whoever put up the paper did not prim...
We have moved into a new home. All the walls and ceilings are "orange peel" finished. We want to paint both walls and ceilings. If we paint ceiling...
I am removing wallpaper from plaster walls in my 150+ year old house. The wallpaper is coming off pretty easily in most areas. Here is my problem...
I just finished tearing out the wallpaper from a small room in our 1906 house. The glue is coming up with DIF, water and some elbow grease. The w...
I need to remove all the elastomeric paint from my concrete roof. Is there any chemical that would make it easier to remove the paint and primer. ...
Do you have to sand? Can you use water based primer then water based paint? Have you ever heard of Gripper primer.
THe joys of wallpaper. We have a home that has OLD wallpaper in a bathroom. The walls were NOT prepped for wallpaper and we have peeled other rooms...
I would like to refinish bathroom cabinets but not sure if the sides are veneer or laminate. Is there an easy way to tell? Door and drawer fronts a...
i am building a new house and am having trouble locating a source for blue board for veneer plaster. can anyone let me know a source? i am also h...