How do you get spray paint out of driveway. I have tried lacquer thinner, mean green, Clorox, Goof-off and mineral spirits. What else can I try o...
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What do I do now? My Trex deck doesn't look amenable to cleaning (at any depth). If I paint over it, what works best?
I am wondering if you can give me any advice on how to remove the wooden grills from the inside of my windows for cleaning the windows. I have done...
Subject just about sums up my quandary. Painting is easy and resilient, but wall are "plain". Wall paper on the other hand has great designs and p...
We have these windows in our house and they are rotting out because of the K-Kron on the outside. It looks like many others have had this problem ...
Our painter used an oil exterior paint to on (new) cedar framing trim around the new windows we had installed to replace our old ones. The paint be...
Need help: 3-4 years ago I bought a stain via Internet (it wasn't sold in stores). They sold it in 5G buckets. It was not cheap but reviews were...
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...
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 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 ...