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Wouldy
Super Contributor
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  The doorways and skirting boards have seen better life. It is a big house and I do not want to sand back. I'm thinking of just a couple of coats o ...

Missi
New Contributor
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Can low sheen white paint be tinted black

Azza99976
New Contributor
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Trying to paint the lounge room but the walls and roof need to be cleaned first and there stained and dirty and is a massive job sugar soap does not h ...

Clint_hayward
New Contributor
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Removed carpet. Filled and sanded stairs. Painted treads with dark teal paint then put Cabot's clear urethane with hardener over the top. They came up ...

seannami
Junior Contributor
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Hi everyone So the new house I just bought is COVERED in nicotine stains and smells of cigarettes (I bought a doozy!). I will be 100% removing all c ...

joycelee
New Contributor
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Hi everyone,I'm new here and totally clueless with DIY. I want to paint over our garage door. It's currently a yucky reddish color that has faded in ...

H2O2
New Contributor
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Hello all,Could you pls suggest the paint, brush, type i need to use for skirting? Do i need to sand the skirting before painting as well?So far i th ...

acb
Junior Contributor
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I am a new retiree and interested in start my DIY journey. I am a total novice and wonder if there there classes available to learn how to repair an ...

Mike35
New Contributor
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Hi, Our dog damaged one of our living room doors and i am wondering what products / tools people could recommend to get the job done, and any tips on ...

seannami
Junior Contributor
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Hi everyone About to settle on my new house and trying to work out what I need to dive in and paint it. Admittedly I won't get to the doors for quit ...

Midnight
Newbie
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is paint matching service still available during COVID and if what is the process

unawarek
Budding Contributor
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I recently removed a pressure mounted baby gate from a wall, and a piece of paint got stuck on the rubber mount and came off. What would be the bes ...

AngelaJ
Budding Contributor
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Hello! I'm hoping someone might know something about dust extraction and wet/dry vacs...I keep putting off sanding my walls in prep for painting becau ...

bq308
Budding Browser
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Hi, I have lead paint on the exterior of my house and was looking for advice on how to remove it. I have done some research, but was wondering there ...

KingStreetReno
Experienced Contributor
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We recently completed phase 1 of our renovation and had most of our house professionally painted. The rooms look completely new apart from the ugly ...

Schur
New Contributor
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Hi everyone. First post. I am looking for advice on how to best re-treat the varnished exterior facing doors and windows and to seal and protect them ...

mungo
Newbie
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I would like to paint the insides of an old house I have just moved into. It has massive tobacco staining on walls and ceilings. How do I prepare the ...

ismith222
New Contributor
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i am soon going to be painting the outside of my house it is a weatherboard house and i will be doing it on my own i am looking at buying a paint spra ...

Jan_8
New Contributor
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sneha145
Newbie
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Looking to change the colour of the exterior bricks. Looking for tinting option, which would keep the porous quality of the brick in tact.

JB2002
Budding Browser
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I have purchased a set of furniture that has been coated with clear polyurethane, I want to sand it back and stain it to match my other furniture bett ...

seannami
Junior Contributor
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Hi everyone I recently bought my first home and it needs painting, flooring etc before moving, all in lockdown and mostly solo DIY. Unfortunately I ha ...

kimjm
Newbie
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I’m wanting to paint my sons room but the previous paint was a Paint with Teflon for easy cleaning. Will I be able to paint straight over the top?

SteveC
Budding Contributor
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Hi all, In November 2013 we had the whole of the inside of the house painted professionally, the walls being done with Taubmans Tradex golden slumbe ...