Last Activity:09-26-2005 10:12 AM
Posted in thread: textures for paint on 09-26-2005 at 10:12 AM
I just wanted to say thanks for all the great ideas and advice I've gotten from everyone. I can
see myself spending a good bit of time here. There's so much great information and ideas
Posted in thread: Painting on 09-23-2005 at 12:55 PM
My sister lives out in the country and got sick of all the red barns, too. She decided to paint
her barn white, to match the house. It really brightened up her property and it looks nice,
too.Just a s...
Posted in thread: nice, small flowering tree for garden area? on 09-23-2005 at 12:52 PM
I'm looking for suggestions for a nice, small (not too tall or too full) for my garden area. We
have good sun in the area. I'm in VA to give an idea of the climate. I'd like something that's
Posted in thread: how to cure dead spots in lawn on 09-23-2005 at 12:47 PM
You may try giving your local nursery a call and explain your problem to them. I've heard that
grubs may cause this and also a lack of airation (sp?). I would definitely call around and get
Posted in thread: textures for paint on 09-23-2005 at 12:42 PM
Thanks for the great idea. I'm quite new to this, so could you explain a little more about how
you do that and is it very difficult, or easy to mess up?TIA!Judiebug
Posted in thread: textures for paint on 09-22-2005 at 02:45 PM
Thanks for the information. Have you ever used any of these products yourself? If so, were they
difficult to use and did you get the results out of them that you expected?TIA!Judiebug
Posted in thread: new "composite" wood for decks, etc.? on 09-22-2005 at 02:42 PM
You raise a really good point. That's one of the things I'm looking into. I know I wouldn't
want to spend a lot of money needlessly. I'm looking to find out how long that composite wood
would last vs....
Posted in thread: Foreclosures on 09-20-2005 at 05:56 PM
In cities here in VA the forclosure auctions are listed in the newspapers. I don't know if
you're looking to buy at auction, but from my experience it saves you a lot of time and money.
You can find t...
Posted in thread: new "composite" wood for decks, etc.? on 09-20-2005 at 05:48 PM
One of my neighbors was telling me she heard about a new "composite" wood that's supposed to be
ideal for decks, patios, etc.. Problem is, she can't remember what the name of it is. Has
anyone heard o...
Posted in thread: textures for paint on 09-20-2005 at 05:40 PM
I've seen textures that you can add to paint. I'd love to have that look in my living room. Is
anyone here experienced with textures? I'd love to hear from someone with first-hand