Walls look like flattened popcorn texture and have been painted at least 10 times. I would like to flatten it out. even a few swirl marks would l...
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I have a 2x6 knee wall under a 2 story addition we recently added to my house. The knee wall is 3 feet high around the perimeter and carries the f...
any thoughts on how best to clean up some primer and paint (oil-based) on mahogany deck?
Yes I have steel siding and I have 4 places around the house where it peeled over the winter. This is the second year in a row this has happened.I ...
We're having a screened porch built, with a beadboard ceiling. I have heard that there is a color of blue that repels spiders and other bugs. I'm t...
I'm in the process of removing wallpaper from my master bath. After removing the paper, I found large portions - but not entire sections - of the w...
I own a brick house that was built in the 1920's. The brick is extremely dirty, and the mortar is so weak it blows out when I spray it with a regu...
I had recently hung wallpaper and a border in a room. It has been several weeks and the wallpaper seems to have a "new" smell to it still. Does a...
I am using citristrip stripping gel to strip peeling paint off of my aluminum framed windows. I tried the stripper on a small area to make sure it...
Under the wallpaper is an oil-based paint. I have removed the covering wallpaper and a lot of the remaining glue, using a strong vinegar solution....
I have renovated part of a Dutch Colonial home and before I add a wrap around porch, I need to decide whether to paint or side. It has previously ...
Hi, a friend of mine wants me to fix some wood molded windows on the corners of the frame, specially the ones on the washroom. At first I thought ...
What the %$@# !! Exterior Hardiboard painting catastrophe
Hi, I'm having a new house built. The interior painting was done using spray equipment. I noticed after the painting was dry, that there were a l...
After removing the wallpaper and removing most of the glue, washing and and lightly sanding the walls,I applied 1 coat of latex primer but it dried...
I'm doing a small remodel in one of my bathrooms. The walls were wallpapered over paint and plaster. I removed the old wallpaper and some of the gl...
I accidently painted latex primer over oil based paint. Can I reprime it with an oil based paint or glidden gripper to correct this before I end o...
Several years ago I saw neon wall paint that was invisible (or white) until it was under a blacklight. My kids want to splatter paint a room with ...