Use a primer like Bins.
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In addition to what Len said, if you do purchase a small compressor do not get an oilless as they are very noisy.
First did you wash and scuff sand the door?OK since you have a mess, get some xylene at the hardware store. OUTSIDE..put down same cardboard and s...
Can't help much on the links. You need to use a heavy pivot hindge and roller latches.Check with your local builders hardware supply ( not box sto...
I belive the opener was a mighty mule? by GTO out of florida(?)The wheel on the free end may create to much drag for the opener to work. If your h...
Corners are never true. If it really bugs you, cut 2 small sections of trim to check the corners. Tape a small strip(1/32"thick x 1/2" wide X 3"t...
Use kraft faced asphalt underlayment paper. Contact a hardwood floor retailer or lumber yard.
The problem you have is not with the stanley door frame but with the storm door. What you describe is the norm for doors with sidelights as the br...
Just installed one on a metal gate at our shop...sure beats getting out in the rain to unlock the gate.One thing that you need to make sure of is t...
Do not let the sill stick out past the wall, as for under the window you can fill it in with 1/4"-3/4" flat stock and paint to match the trim. Wha...
If you are planning on running trim around your windows and they are 4.5" from the floor, consider trimming out the windows as if they were doors a...
This is the same tool used to remove slate tiles from roofs. I have seen them in several catalogs but cannot remember where.I would suggest that y...
If you are looking to rip a lot of material for shelving, cross cutting lengths and making a limited number of miter cuts than get a table saw. If...
You do not need to do any thing special for hardi-plank.Cut it with a skillsaw and an old carbide blade.Nail with hot dipped galv 8d nails, nail a...
You need to ventlate the hips and valleys, the best way to do this is to drill a 2" hole as high as you can on the rafter, and then add an angled f...
The treads should be Screwed and glued down to the plywood with construction adheasive, however it would be best to remove the plywood. You need t...
Simple answer NO! You need to paint hardi plank with a good quality acrylic latex paint. If there is a color that you want take a sample to a PAI...
You do not have to do any thing but mud over it. If it is a paper/metal corner just apply it as you would wall tape, imbed it in a layer of mud and...