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  1. Carpentry
    Our walls are made of 1/2 inch thick interlocking wood panels, and a few of them have developed holes as knots fell out. One such hole is 1.5 inch in diameter. What is the best way to fill such a large hole? I bought the "plastic wood" filler but I'm afraid it will just fall in if it's not...
  2. Painting
    Hello, I am a newbie home owner. I have a house that has brown paneling on the walls with unfinished crown molding, wood base trim, and trim around all of the interior doors. I want to paint the paneling as well as all wood base, trim and molding. The quarter round on the wood base is a lighter...
  3. Painting
    Thinking about what to do with this wood paneling. Definitely want to remove maroon awnings over windows.... What do you think? Ideas for exterior color combinations? Houses in this neighborhood tend to be a blend of whites, grays, beiges, etc.
  4. Building & Construction
    Guys, My story is this. I have a partially finished basement. It is 1000 square feet. None of the outer walls have any sort of covering on them. The outer walls are concrete block painted with dryloc. I have a lot of extra wood paneling that I think would look really good on these...
  5. Interior Decorating
    so my family and i are renting a house that has wood paneling through out. it doesnt not have any normal walls. a couple walls in 2 bed rooms are painted brick. Because we are renting we cant really take it down paint over it or put up wall paper. any ideas on how to maybe cover it or make it...
  6. Remodeling
    Hey guys, I'm new to the boards and need some advice on my living room. About a year ago we hired a contractor "friend" to help us remodel our home, there was a living room full of wood paneling at the time. He suggested instead of putting in drywall a cheaper way of getting the same effect...
  7. Carpentry
    Hello. I have some old dark brown wood paneling on all the walls of my family room. There is no drywall underneath it. I want to brighten up the room so I figure my options are to tear out the paneling and put in drywall or paint the paneling. I'd rather not drywall it since that seems to...
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