we just purchased an older home 1971--it only had two layers of wall paper in several rooms. I started removing wall paper from the brkfast room..a...
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The canvas wall covering came off easily. It's the old adhesive that has us stymied. It is on like iron!
I spent days prepping my back entrance interior walls. The old latex over drywall is 15 years old. I first washed down the walls with TSP and rinse...
Our main trunk line including the condenser to the ac is in the attic. Ever since we moved here in '87 the condensation has drained out a regular 1...
We just bought a house and all the cielings and many of the walls have the orange peel texture, which we hate. Is there anyway to remove it or smo...
I just finished watching "Plaster Repair Over Drywall Project: Craftsman Bungalow, Episode 2, Part 2" and my question is, what is the material the...
We are thinking about painting the exterior of our house. We are considering having LiquaCoat of Connecticut apply CHIC Liquid Vinyl to the exteri...
My son just finished installing new laminate countertops in my kitchen and they look great, BUT, he somehow got a 3" wide and 10" long strip of con...
I am painting a laminate dresser to put in a bathroom (full w/ tub and shower). I bought the the Kilz primer as recommended but wasn't sure whethe...
I recently had an arbor built at one end of my deck. The support posts are treated 4x4 s that are set in cement below grade. The posts and cross b...
I need to match the Ralph Lauren "Buckskin" paint used in my living room and dining room. The color is discontinued. Can anyone help me find the ...
Hello, Our home has the same roof color and brown soffit as the Punta Gorda Hurricane Charlie home you rebuilt. I am very tired of the putty or y...
Two questions regarding sealing concrete block: I've got a building built with split-face concrete block (pink, rough textured stuff). It's appar...
Do you still need to prime when the new acrylic paint has primer in it also. Like Valspar Duramax. The deck railing has never been painted or sea...
We are moving into a small house. No carpets anymore. It is currently bare to the walls, floor. Despite being empty and having windows open, it st...
I have a thick dust on my wall because of work done to replace many floor tiles . Could you tell me how to dust or clean my freshly painted walls w...
The ceiling hasn't been painted in 25 years . It's a little bit faded and is peeling in the middle. What is recommended
It's time to start texturing new drywall in our basement rec room. As novices, we are considering using roll-on texture paint. We do not want a p...
Please help! I have read posts on how to paint wood cabinets, but I am not sure about the necessary steps to RE-paint chipped wood kitchen cabinet...
Does anyone know how to remove splatters of paint/primer from parquet flooring without ruining the finish? thanks in advance, neal