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  1. I have no idea what’s going on here...

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    So I am a new homeowner as of Aug 2017 and I couldn’t be happier. On the flip side I am also finding many many things that need work. My home was built in 1936 and has been remodeled since (obviously haha). I discovered some paint chipping and peeling on the interior around a window. As I...
  2. Nasty paint cracking and peeling

    Painting
    These pictures show the paint on the ceiling and walls of my bathroom in a home I just bought. These are lathe and plaster walls. I just installed a fan for ventilation, but how do I now repair the enormous crack and all of the nasty paint? Someone told me to scrape all the paint off, but I'm...
  3. Peeling and leaking ceiling

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    My ceiling has been leaking lately in different spots. Paint has also started to peel on the ceiling. I believe it is a gutter problem, because when I cleaned my gutters a couple months ago it stopped. It leaked the other day again (which I believe is from ice build up in the gutter). So my...
  4. Questions fixing poor adhesion paint on a plaster-skim drywall

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    When removing a couple closets and re-doing baseboard trim in a new-to-me house, I found that the original paint adhesion was horrible. The paint peels from the wall in small sheets/strips. This problem is limited to a addition over the attached garage; thankfully not the entire house. There are...
  5. Combination of Paint Issues

    Painting
    As part of an ongoing renovation, I have removed "picture molding" and chair rail from a living room that measures 18 x 20. Home was built in 1965, but I think the room had a 2nd layer of sheetrock hung at some point, and that is when the moldings were added. The paint issues I'm finding are...
  6. primer/paint combo...flat paint

    Painting
    This is my first post to this site as I just became a member only moments ago. Thank you for taking the time to read this (in advance). I recently moved in with my fiance who happens to be the owner of a 103 yr old home. We all know that many men do not properly upkeep the interiors of their...
  7. Homeowner In Need of Exterior Pro Painting Job Failure Advise

    Painting
    Homeowner In Need of Exterior Pro Painting Job Failure Advice This is our first post, thanks in advance for reading and replying! We are looking for suggestion or guidance on how to proceed and remedy the underlying cause of paint failure, prior to asking painters to come back for repaint after...
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