We have recently purchased a home built in 1896 in Concord, NH and would like to maintain the homes architectural and historical integrity, but hav...
COMMUNITY FORUM: PAINTING
I have brown cedar planking - sauna style - in a bathroom. I would like to paint it in white/off white. Can that be done and what are the steps (...
We are wanting to re do our oak cabinets. They are a very darkish color. We are wanting to maybe paint them an antique white. Anyone know of any...
is it possible to sand and buff the urethane?
I know they are different. I was planning to make my own chalk paint for an old bed frame for my son and seal with Polycrylic. The hardware store t...
I am having trouble locating a premixed product that can be used to skim coat blue board to get the appearance of the old plaster walls. If I could...
I have medium oak baseboard and doors,window trim etc, my question is alll the magazines I see have white trim?doors etc, you can use many colors w...
I am painting a picknick table messed up and used interior paint over a primer coat, can I paint over the interior coat with exterior paint and hav...
places where two cut drywall edges are put together looks like there is 1/4 inch step...we want to make it look as level as possible...what should ...
I recently bought a thiry year old house. I would like to fix the wall between the garage and the house. This wall is made of a half inch drywall...
Wet and mold spots starting forming on the bedroom ceiling in my townhouse. I have owned it for 10 years with no problems until now and the strata...
I have a couple of very large armoires, one made of solid, cherry, the other oak with cedar drawers. They are excellent quality but they're hidden ...
We installed a green-precolored from factory Hardi Plank fiber cement siding about a year ago. Just noticed some cracking in the planks that initi...
I would like to paint a rough-cut beam that is in my family room. What is the best way to prepare the surface re sanding, priming, etc.
I have may paneling that has been painted when we bought the house> I hate the way it looks. I have tried to fill the groves I used a wood filler. ...
Hello, Our home is solid with split-face block on the outside and interior they had cement walls, which they pored compound over and brush it do...
We just patched all the nail holes and repainted out living room in our new house. Trouble is, all of the spots that we spackled are showing up (mo...
I am planning on painting my dark wood baseboards and trim white. I fear I will use the wrong combo of primer and paint and end up with peeling. Wh...