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  • Posted in thread: mixing semi gloss and flat on 04-17-2014 at 03:23 PM
    OP,OK on the silver spray. You don't need high temp for rads. They don't get that hot. As far
    as mixing SG and flat, as long as they are compatible, ie both latex, mix away. I've done it
    many times wi...

  • Posted in thread: Laundry water shutoffs question on 03-30-2014 at 08:37 AM
    Also guyod, if I was to replace that clamp on gasket with the sharkbite how does the sharkbite
    clamp on? do I need a special wrench to clamp it? I though I have heard that before?Go to
    Youtube and sea...

  • Posted in thread: Found mold during home inspection, owner says its not mold on 03-29-2014 at 11:33 AM
    The staining could be from many sources. The one that seems most likely is the sheathing having
    been left out in the weather during construction. I've seen plenty of mold and what you have
    doesn't loo...

  • Posted in thread: Basement Remodel - Removal of Existing Framing Questions on 03-24-2014 at 08:26 AM
    OP,FWIW, that water situation might be resolved by something as simple as rerouting the leaders
    from the gutters outside.

  • Posted in thread: Is this mold? on 03-11-2014 at 11:30 AM
    To cover this, get a really good stain blocking primer, like the best one Kilz makes. Then
    repaint.This ^. My preference is CoverStain, the original, not the low odor. It seems to work
    the best for m...

  • Posted in thread: remove toilet lid and painting inwall bathroom cabinet on 03-11-2014 at 11:22 AM
    OP,It's kind of a low end cabinet. By the time you buy the primer and paint you'll have spent
    about as much as for a new cabinet and still have a low end cabinet with paint that is going to
    chip off. ...

  • Posted in thread: Is this mold? on 03-09-2014 at 07:12 AM
    OP,It doesn't appear to be mold. It may be some sort of stain from something on the wall such
    as insufficiently removed wallpaper paste that has finally bled through.

  • Posted in thread: sealer for shower stall on 03-09-2014 at 07:03 AM
    OP,If you can't locate the product recommended by CMV, you might try grout sealer from TileLab.
    I got it at HD and it seems to work fine.

  • Posted in thread: remove toilet lid and painting inwall bathroom cabinet on 03-09-2014 at 07:00 AM
    OP,The nuts that hold the seat on are accessed from underneath, directly below the hinges. You
    may need a socket wrench with deep well sockets to get at them.If you have removed the screws
    on the insi...

  • Posted in thread: Bathtub refinishing on 03-05-2014 at 11:20 AM
    My daughter has the same thing in her condo. I believe the tub and surround may be fiberglass.
    There are epoxy paints on the market for this application. Try a real paint store. If you go
    that route, ...