All posts tagged "painting"
Question I would appreciate any material available on painting a brick fireplace. It is set on a wall of deep red brick with a rough surface. It is contemporary in style and has a built-in stove. My...
- Posted April 15, 2014
Coreccting With Critical Light
“Critical light” is a term pros use for a common wall problem. It refers to the way light hits a flat wall surface. A table lamp sitting next to a wall shines critical light on the nearby surface and...
- Posted March 17, 2014
Question My shower room has paint falling off the sheetrock from steam. If I have the shower pan and stall walls replaced, is there anything I can use to cover the other sheetrock surfaces so I don’t...
- Posted February 23, 2014
Artwork: Junk or Masterpiece?
“Sanford and Son” debuted on TV in 1972, with Fred and Lamont running a junkyard where they consistently proved that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Ever find an old dusty painting up in the attic...
- Posted February 22, 2014
Wainscoting: Elegance and Efficiency
Want to add a touch of elegance to your home? Try wainscoting. It’s a decorating touch that has been used for centuries to make rooms and hallways look more luxurious. It involves adding wood paneling halfway up...
- Posted February 19, 2014