Painting

Repairing A Textured “Popcorn Ceiling”

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Today and yesterday, I spent time repairing a textured ceiling at a local church. The roof had many leaks, which damaged the ceiling inside the […]

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Install Bead Board Paneling And Trim

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The bathroom remodel is going pretty well.  I installed a new floor and a tub surround. Now, I want to dress up the bottom portion of […]

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Clearing The Backyard And Painting The Kitchen

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So today, I went over to the house to trim the overgrown brush in the backyard. I knew this spring season I would need to […]

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Got A Bad Batch Of Behr Paint

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After priming a kitchen and a small entrance way, it was approaching time to paint. I opened up one of the cans I bought a few […]

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Prepping The Kitchen For Paint

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A lot of work has begun in the kitchen after I finished installing the trim molding in the side entrance of the home I’m working […]

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Choosing The Right Paint Finishes For A Room

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“Anyone can paint!” many people think and that’s partially true.  After all, you learned how to use paint early in life; like during kindergarten, you […]

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How To Install Trim To A Cove Ceiling

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In a home I’m remodeling, I wanted to replace the old trim molding that was at the top of the wall. It had a thin, crown-type trim, and […]

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How To Paint Kitchen Cabinets With A Rust-Oleum Kit

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An easy way to upgrade a kitchen without breaking the bank is to paint your cabinets and add new hardware. As I was shopping for paint […]

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Installing Protective Paper On Your Floors

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In preparing for painting your walls and ceilings, no one wants to mess up their hardwood floors or other finished floor surfaces. The perfect solution is […]

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How To Paint A Six-Paneled Interior Door

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The fastest way to paint an interior door is to simply remove it from the jamb. Removing the screws with a cordless drill speeds up the […]

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How To Paint A Room One Color

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Painting a room one color is usually easier than painting trim one color and the walls another. There is no “cutting in” a different color […]

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Using A Paint Sprayer

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Sprayers cover large areas quickly and apply paint smoothly to ornate or textured surfaces such as fences or carved woodwork. Airless sprayers, which have small […]

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Removing Old Wallpaper

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Ask anyone who has ever stripped old wallpaper and they’ll tell you, “don’t”. Unless you’re working with a strip-able type wallpaper, stripping old paper is […]

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How To Pick Paint Colors For Your Home

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A good coat of paint will protect your home from weather and wear. Of course, you cannot expect it to disguise existing problems. Defects should […]

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