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  • Posted in thread: White board paint! on 04-14-2011 at 08:25 AM
    ^ Good question. Do you know the particular brand by chance?Also, what surface we're you
    painting over and how long did you give the paint to dry before using the markers on it?4-5
    coats sounds like a...

  • Posted in thread: I need a cheap, easy to install flooring on 02-24-2011 at 02:12 PM
    Hey Natalie,Sorry to hear about your cat situation :\I was originally going to suggest
    laminate, but that requires more tools and time, so unless you come equipped with a circular
    saw, then I have a d...

  • Posted in thread: Tile Backsplash behind Laminate Countertop??? on 12-09-2010 at 11:21 AM
    Hey Hal,You should be able to do a really nice design with either a glass or stone mosaic tile
    to create your back-splash on a budget. I would suggest taking a few samples pieces home since
    you can bu...

  • Posted in thread: ChalkBoard Paint on 11-12-2010 at 09:46 AM
    Tx,It's a Xylene and Acetone mixture that's used for it, which helps give it that chalkboard
    feel and appearance. All the chemicals evaporate though when they dry, so the surface is
    completely non-tox...

  • Posted in thread: Best hardwood floor cleaner? on 11-05-2010 at 11:09 AM
    Hey MarshaMarshaMarsha,Redbirdseven beat me to recommending the Bruce one ;) It's a really
    stellar cleaner, and I get nothing but good reviews about it. You can get the traditional 32-oz
    spray bottle,...

  • Posted in thread: Finding odd-sized ceramic tile on 09-24-2010 at 06:55 AM
    Hey there anniesez,This is Mr. Jay with The Home Depot out in Chicago.Do you happen to have any
    of the boxes from the tile that was laid in that room? The reason I ask is that you may be
    looking at an...

  • Posted in thread: Need Blinds! Advice Please on 09-16-2010 at 12:44 PM
    Hi there Courageous1, This is Mr. Jay with the Home Depot. Congrats on getting so far in your
    home, hopefully everything else went smoothly for you. First off, I always make sure with any
    of my custom...

  • Posted in thread: Bathroom floor: laminate v. tile on 09-16-2010 at 12:08 PM
    Hey there albirdy,This is Mr. Jay with The Home Depot. Kudos for going about redoing the place
    on your own, itís not for everyone, but very rewarding in the end. :) If your already thinking
    tiles, you...


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