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Posted in thread: Need some interior decoration advice....? on 01-19-2013 at 01:52 PM
Yellows and geens who be good to start off with. Will add color, brighten things up and
complement the light brown.:banana: :D :agree:
Posted in thread: Home Decorating on 10-23-2012 at 04:23 PM
Unless you plan on selling, don't be afraid to use some color. My work brings me into thousands
of homes and most keep it safe by using neutrals on the walls. I think colors that inspire you
Posted in thread: Any ideas for these windows? on 10-23-2012 at 04:12 PM
Looks like your sister knew what she was doing. That really changes the look of things.
Posted in thread: Hole in Oak Flooring on 06-13-2011 at 12:10 PM
About 5 years ago I had red oak wood flooring installed. They look great but I knowest a hole
in one plank. I think it was a knot that dropped. What is the best way to fit this. Should I
just use a wo...
Posted in thread: Calculating Cost vs Benefit Ratio on Renovations on 06-13-2011 at 12:06 PM
I think the best person to get your answers from is a local realtor. They can tell you if the
improvment you what to do to a particular area will increase your property value and by approx
how much. M...
Posted in thread: How to get rid of lap marks? on 06-08-2011 at 04:19 PM
Did you seal the walls first with a good primer? If not that will cause lap marks. The paint is
soaking into the porous walls and drying too quick. Once there you can't get rid of them. I
Posted in thread: plastered over fireplaces on 06-08-2011 at 04:10 PM
Not sure how you would go about your project but we had a similar situation. We had to do some
repairs on a walled over fireplace. When we opened it up we found a time capsule from the 1915.
It was ve...
Posted in thread: drop ceilings on 05-12-2011 at 12:16 PM
Ordiances with vary depending on where you live. I would place a call to Modesto city hall and
check if with a building inspector to see if there is an ordiance for drop ceilings in a
Posted in thread: Mold keeps coming back on 03-16-2011 at 10:27 AM
Last year when I pulled out our dresser to clean I noticed some mold in the corner. I clean it
using a solution of bleach and water. Then this year ( year once a year) it returned. This is
an outside ...
Posted in thread: Best product to use for a blacktop driveway on 03-15-2011 at 05:13 PM
I have a black top driveway that is 12 years old. Every 2-3 years I resurface it with something
from the local home center. I aso mix a little sand in to fill the cracks. Now it's getting
older and th...