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Ask Dr. Paint - a collection of painting tips and techniques in question/answer form, covering such topics as how to paint acoustical ceilings, adhesion testing, alkyd yellowing, anodized aluminum, painting bathrooms, painting brick, calcimine paint, painting caulk, concrete, decks, doors, drywall, elastomerics, epoxies, floors, high-temperature paint, lead abatement, metal surfaces, oil vs. latex, paint odor, paint removal, patching, pools, primers, respirators, roofs, shelf life, painting aluminum siding, cedar siding, general siding, masonite siding, redwood siding, vinyl siding, spray equipment, stucco, textures, touch-up, wallcoverings, weather and temperature, exterior wood, interior wood and more   (Rating: 6.90 Votes: 2123)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10  Read Comments (2)

DoItYourself: Exterior Painting Tips - step-by-step, animation-enhanced exterior painting tips, with specific advice for perparing the paint, painting trim, painting underneath clapboards, the best order to paint the parts of your house, clean-up and more   (Rating: 7.02 Votes: 2181)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

McCloskey Special Effect: Faux Finishing Techniques - a collection of step-by-step interior painting special effects that can be accomplished easily and in just a few steps, including such techniques as brushed metals, color washing, distressed wood finish, dragging, lime washing, patina & rust finishes, quartz accents, rag rolling, sand tones, sculpture stone bamboo effect, sculpture stone carved impressions, sculpture stone distressed plaster, sculpture stone faux tile, sculpture stone provencal wall finish, sponging, stippling, suede impressions, the tissue paper technique, the torn paper technique, venetian plaster, weathered & porcelain crackle effects and more   (Rating: 7.06 Votes: 1879)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

Paint Problem-Solving Ideas - text-based instructional tips for repairing and improving painting defects for specific situations, including blocking, burnishing, caulking failures, coalescence void, cracking and flaking paint, flashing, lapping, mildew, mud cracking, picture framing, poor hiding, print resistance failure, roller marks, sagging paint, scrubbing failure, spattering, stain resistance failure, touch-up failure, wrinkling, yellowing paint and more   (Rating: 6.92 Votes: 2041)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

Painting Tips and Techniques - a variety of text-based interior and exterior paintig tips, covering such topics as applying interior exterior and paint, blistering and peeling, choosing a contractor, choosing paint colors, cleanup and disposal, estimating quantity of paint, how to fix wrinkling and alligatoring, how to measure for wallpaper, interesting and inexpensive effects, making your next job easier, mildew and molds, paint protection, paint removal tips, painting in extreme temperatures, painting over wallpaper, painting preparation, selecting a roller cover, special effects, tarp tie-down, the best time to paint, the don'ts of painting, the importance of primer, tips for wallpaper, using a sprayer, wood strippers and more   (Rating: 7.03 Votes: 2006)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10  Read Comments (2)

Picasso Painting - Painting Tips and Tricks - basic, illustrated exterior and interior painting tips, covering such topics as how much paint you will need, the right painting tools, surface preparation, how to apply paint, roller techniques, painting doors, how to paint windows, paint clean-up and care, what to do with leftover paint and more   (Rating: 6.99 Votes: 1916)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

Removing Paint and Varnish - an illustrated guide on how to remove paint or varnish, specifically covering how to remove varnish or paint with chemicals, by sanding, with heat, removing paint from irregular surfaces and more   (Rating: 7.02 Votes: 2172)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10




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