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  1. Painting
    We have a Brazilian mahogany door slab on the way to replace the previous owner's bright purple exterior door. As you can see, they included the frame when painting with this bright purple. In order to better match the new mahogany door, we decided to strip the paint on the frame to see if there...
  2. Windows and Doors
    Hi, One of my exterior doors had some weather stripping installed subsequent to it being painted and re-fitted. Since that stripping went in, the door feels far too tight when opening and requires a good amount of force with my shoulder to get it closed sometimes. Here are a couple pics -...
  3. Electrical
    I've only had to do it a couple of times, and found the process quite tedious. Now, I need to do it again for a solar panel project I'm in the middle of. Any tips/tricks/tools out there to make the process easier??
  4. Painting
    All, Our house was built around 1900, and the paint on it is in very bad shape. It's peeling all over the place, and has lead in it. I don't know how many layers we're talking about - let's say a few. It's an 1800 square foot home with two stories and an attached 3 car garage. We're...
  5. Painting
    Staining lighter to darker cabinets Newbie here (both in forums and in home ownership)..thanks in advance for any help and patience! So we just bought a house and I have "some" DIY skills and decided to jump head first into refinishing (sanding and restaining) the kitchen cabinets etc. We are...
  6. Painting
    Hello all. I took it upon myself to strip a 1930's panelled banister. It has been painted over several tinmes and I wasn't comfortable just painting over again. Of course I started the job without really thinking it through. Anyhow to cut a long story short, I have reached a part of the...
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