What sheen should I use to paint my interior in Salisbury, MD?
Flat, Dead Flat, Matte, Eggshell, Low Lustre, Pearl, Satin, Medium Lustre, Semi-gloss, Gloss. There certainly is not a lack of choices when it comes to choosing paint sheens for your interior painting project. It can be a little overwhelming if you don't understand what each one is intended for, so let's dive in and figure this out together. What are you painting? Is it a Ceiling, Wall, Door, Floor? Ceilings will normally receive a dead flat finish since there is no need fo
How can I clean up paint that fell on my carpet from my DIY project?
Mistakes happen. We are not perfect. Even when we do our best to cover everything, there is still a slight chance of our imperfectionism to be unveiled. If you are reading this, you may have just had a minor accident occur. QUICKLY, wet the area with some water and go put something over it to stop the drying process (plastic wrap will work). Okay, now let's determine what kind of paint you're using. In today's world, 9 times out of 10 you will be using a form of acrylic p
Best way to remove wallpaper in Salisbury, MD
Wallapaper removal can be best summed up in one word........PATIENCE! If you don't have it, you may have a difficult time ahead of you. I have removed thousands of feet of wallpaper and patience is, by far, the most necessary trait someone can have when tackling this project. Tools you will need: Screwdriver 4" spackle knife Sponge and a bucket DIF Liquid Wallpaper Remover Concentrate Pump sprayer, roller or sponge for application NIOSH approved respirator if applying by sp
How to do drywall repairs before painting in Salisbury, Maryland
Repairing your walls correctly before painting can make the difference between a good paint job and a great paint job. Obviously, we all want the great paint job so let's begin by fixing those repairs like a pro. What kind of repair do you need to make? The majority of drywall repairs fall into a few categories: - Nail holes and dents (No experience needed) - Failing seam joints (Experience recommended) - Drywall Replacement (Experience recommended) 1) Repairing nail holes