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...
Please help.....we have been suffering with a horrible unidentifiable odor in our home for the past three months. We have been on a "mission" to f...
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...
Our painter inadvertently used old, spoiled paint on our bedroom ceiling--the smell is so bad I actually get nauseous when in the room. He has re-...
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 ...
Over the Christmas holidays I painted my Mother's washroom with Ralph Lauren's navy coloured River Rock paint. Now it warned us that it would take...
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. ...