Replacing pressure treated deck boards before staining? To-Do's and To-Dont's.
Since pressure treated pine is the most widely used material for decks, especially here in the eastern states, this is what I will be referring to in this blog post. KNOW YOUR WOOD Be sure to know what grade of pressure treated boards you are buying by looking at the label on each of the boards and do your best to match them to your existing wood. The general rule of thumb on deck board grading is the lower the number, the higher the quality and appearance. 1 (or Select) bei
How can I move heavy furniture by myself before painting?
It's always nice to have an extra hand around when furniture needs moving, but there are times when you may find yourself alone. That's okay. I've done my fair share of working by myself (and still do) and have learned the easy way to move heavy furniture alone, safely. There is one very important thing that needs to be done before attempting to move furniture by yourself (even with someone else), and that is to remove anything breakable or unstable from the piece first. It