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  1. Painting
    I know this question is asked a lot but i thought I would add my delema. I purchased a home (25 years old) recently with painted trim and doors. From what I can tell the trim throughout the house was originally stained and polyurethaned. The previous owners painted over the trim with many shades...
  2. Painting
    I am going to paint our old kitchen cabinets, and I'm planning on using BIN shellac primer. I want to use the spray can version for the fronts and backs of all the doors because it seems faster and also cleaner (no brushes to cleanup). However, every tutorial I've read says to use spray primer...
  3. Flooring
    Hello all! I have been reading this website for a long time. I have never posted though. This is my first! I can almost always find the answer I need, but I didn't tonight. I just bought a new house and started refinishing the red oak hardwood flooring today. I have done this several times...
  4. Flooring
    I have some old antique heart pine floors that we have spent many many hours prepping, sanding and filling (there are a lot of gaps from wear). Well, today we moved forward and put on the first coat of amber shellac, and....I'm afraid I made the wrong decision with the color. The formerly very...
  5. Flooring
    Hi all, I have 100 year old pine floors in my bathroom, which have never had any kind of finish whatsoever on them. Any ideas on how I can refinish them so there are no issues with water??? Including filling in the spaces between the tongue and grove, and cracks etc in the wood? There are...
  6. Painting
    I am doing a ceiling out of plywood and then using trim to seperate into 4' x 4' panels. It is mounting inside a steel building. The way its going up with the differences in plywood and the bluestains I am thinking maybe it would look good covered with a white pickle. I did this to the T&G...
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