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...
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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 ...
I am in a total dilemna... My husband and I live in a 70+ year old house and are trying to figure out how to remove the paint from the porcelain tu...
I want to remove about 5 layers of exterior latex paint from my deck, which is made of treated lumber, and then stin it with a colored stain. My p...
I am in the process of staining my old stairs. First I sanded them and then applied the prestain as the steps are fir. I proceded to stain but it...
The mud application on my walls is cracking upon drying. I'm not exactly sure why. It's a premix compound, that accidently got a little too muc...
I have white painted paneling in several rooms how do I pickle it or make it look distressed?