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Posted in thread: Popcorn ceiling 'fix' on 10-19-2011 at 12:14 AM
killz makes a popcorn paint I would try that it makes a mess you have to roll it in one
direction though it might work. Hmm, interesting. So what you roll it on and it creates a
smooth surface? never ...
Posted in thread: Need some advice on my renovation on 10-19-2011 at 12:11 AM
Yeah I haven't used purple board in any bathrooms I have done yet mostly green I did a kitchen
today and used green because I ran out of the white lol Yeah I do that too. Beats a trip to the
Posted in thread: Need some advice on my renovation on 10-18-2011 at 12:00 PM
Oh I thought green board was fine for ceilings?!?... How about purple board? I cant imagine
using regular for any bath unless it doesn't have shower.... Perma wash has a good mold proof
paint. I don't...
Posted in thread: Need some advice on my renovation on 10-17-2011 at 12:58 AM
You may not want to use greenboard for your ceiling in the main part of your bathroom. I don't
believe it is rated for horizontal application, that is what i've read anyways. Apparently it
does not ha...
Posted in thread: Popcorn ceiling 'fix' on 10-17-2011 at 12:40 AM
another option that I see used most frequently for getting rid of a popcorn ceiling for a flat
look- Scrape the popcorn off, use water lightly to help. 2 skimcoats of drywall compound over
the whole a...
Posted in thread: Installing an interior door PLUMB on a frame that lacks one on 10-17-2011 at 12:25 AM
If you want a "dummy door" you may want to put a sheet of doorskin up and use it as a jig,
never done this however I have heard of it being done. another way would be to get a helper and
place the doo...
Posted in thread: Privacy Fence gate repair....HELP! on 10-17-2011 at 12:10 AM
Just get other estimates if you aren't confident, compare them and go with the one you feel
comfortable with.As mentioned it is best to get written quotes, with a scope of work. That way
Posted in thread: new to the site on 10-17-2011 at 12:06 AM
Hello all, just came across the site and signed up. I am a carpenter from Vancouver BC, with a
small home improvement business. Looking forward to learning new things and giving advice..