we hired an established painter to stain our home. He sends a couple of college kids to start and they make a mess. We fired them after an 1/2 ho...
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What is the best, most durable paint I can use to paint the interior wood trim - baseboards, etc? I do not want to use oil based paint.
Exterior paint was used to paint a bedroom in my home nearly 2 weeks ago but a strong odor still remains. What can be done to get rid of the odor?...
The exterior wood trim on my house needs painting, again, and I am considering permanent liquid vinyl siding rather than paint. There are so many d...
I am trying to paint over my red walls. They were painted with sherwin williams satin latex red and I want them painted with a satin latex white. D...
We live in a house that was built in 1948 and we decided to repaint the interior because we want to give it a fresh new look. Well anyway, we are s...
Have you any experience with paint that has ceramic microspheres in it and is supposed to insulate by reflecting radiant heat?
How do I skim coat a wall? To make it smooth again, after removing stubern wallpaper. dusty123
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...
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?