Year after year I find myself having to paint my steel garage door due to the cold, cold, climate of Illinois. Why type of paint should I use to ke...
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Is it possible to paint or stain field stone around a fireplace indoors. If so what to use.
We have aluminum siding and are looking at painting it. Our house is amounst pine & colorado spruce trees and my husband wants to paint the exteri...
I just bought a used brass head board for our spare bedroom but I am not a "brass" kind of person. I want to know if I can paint the brass or make ...
Hi! I have an old metal shed in my yard that has seen better days, I would like to paint it to make it look a little better. What type of paint s...
I wallpapered the bottom half of my daughter's room a few years back (and mudded over the exisiting texture to make it smooth). Now I have removed...
Hello, Last year I put an additional coat of solid color oil stain on my trim and deck. I see this year that some of it is peeling or fleckin...
my new home's walls are covered in faux finishes. other than priming, is there anything else i need to do to prepare the surfaces for flat paint? d...
I have a wall with horsehair plaster that is coming away from lathe. Is it cheaper to replace with drywall or replaster?
i removed old wallpaper and the wall underneath has never been primed. as matter of fact some of the drywall paper is lifting as i remove the wallp...
We started painting a closet and noticed a bad smell coming from the paint. Now we can't seem to get rid of the smell, we have cleaned the wall wi...
I have two seams in my bathroom ceiling that have already been primed and painted. Can I re-mud over the existing paint to smooth out the seams?
I need to install wallpaper and then remove it a week to a month later. I'd like it to come down easily, without damage, if that is possible. It is...
We have several overlapping seams in our wallpaper. Is there any way to fix them?
In a nutshell: I used joint compound to correct a multitude of sins - let it dry completely, sanded smooth, then spot hit the repairs with a fea...
Please help! I have many conflicting opinions of how to remove paint overspray(mainly latex) from new windows. I am looking for a SAFE and fast wa...
I just recently purchased a new exterior door and finishing requires a stain/sealer combo. Does anyone know where this can be purchased? Or any o...
I have a bedroom wall with crackling paint. This an interior wall that is perpendicular to an outside wall. The enire wall of paint is crackling....
How do you add texture back to a previous painted wall where drywall mud had to be added to smooth out where some drywall nails were bulging (comin...