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...
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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...
Has anyone else had success with this type of paint? Painted three walls yesterday and was not pleased with results. Turned our all blotchy (I wil...
I have two red parns that I stained with a very high quality Sikkens sold red stain. They started fading severely the second year-and Sikkens said ...
anyone ever done any exposed brick facades? im looking to give my rec room a industrial, lofty feel. I bought 1/4 inch brick tiles and am looking...
Our painters painted water-based primer over oil-based paint, apparently without sanding first. Then they textured and did the finish coat. The l...
We have tile on the outside of our house that is stained and not very pretty. Can tile be painted?
I am getting ready to paint my bedrooms and I am looking for some advice. Should your colors compliment each other? How do you make that determ...