I've read that alot of drywallers prime before they texture to reduce the ghosting effect, seal the pourous paper surface, etc. But do you also nee...
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How do I get stucco off the walls (or cover it up) so I can end up with a flat surface? I want am renting so tearing down the wall is not an option...
My A/C and Heat come from the same unit and duct work. Is there a possibility of MOLD smelling liked bacon/pork? email@example.com
Hello, We have veneer plaster ceilings through out our home. The 2nd floor bathroom sink ran over for about 10 minutes. The water ran into the fir...
Back in April when we turned on the A/C I noticed the paint peeling in the master bedroom, medi room, and the back kitchen hall. We had it fixed pl...
I have been using stain and poly to finish the interior of my wood windows, but eventually they have been cracking and peeling near the glass due t...
Is it necessary to stain a composite deck? Ours is faded but cleans up well (dirt, mildew, leaf stains) with power washing. There are a lot of reco...
I want a finish that will handle the occasional plant pot (moisture) and/or tea pot (heat) and not suffer damage. Suggestions?
My kitchen is surrounded by darkly colored stained barnboard. The barnboard goes half way up the wall and the kitchen is very dark. I would like ...
We just recently purchased this 1956 Ranch Home. After taking down the old paneling in part of the basement I find black tar on the inside of the ...
Hi - I'm painting a bunk bed that I purchased from ikea that's solid pine and unfinished. Do I still need to sand and prime if it is unfinished woo...
Hi -- I'm painting an unfinished wood bed white for my children...what's the best kind of paint to use when painting children's furniture? And shou...
Am I too much sanding on my deck? I have been sanding, cleaner and brightener on my deck. It is about 23 years old deck. It was cobat clear natur...
Hi there, building inspector is being harsh about my house with old asphalt siding and someone suggested i paint it. But does paint last on asphalt...
Does anyone know about the safety of the dust that would be created by grinding the new extreme concrete product off of a driveway. It's a situatio...
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...
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...