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Why does my painting look patchy? Causes And Solutions Answered

There can be a few reasons why your painting might look patchy. One possibility is that you didn’t apply the paint evenly, resulting in areas where the paint is thicker or thinner than other areas. Another possibility is that the paint has dried unevenly, causing it to form bumps and lumps.  Finally, it’s also possible…

How to Remove Subfloor under Kitchen Cabinets (Step-By-Step)

The subfloor is what they call the base of any floor, whether it’s tile or wood, that will hold most of the weight. It’s not meant to be pretty like laminate or vinyl ground coverings, but if it fails (which is unlikely) then you’ll see a lot more of the flooring. Removing the old subfloor…

How To Seal Around Metal Building Windows (No More Leaks)

On older metal buildings, window air leaks are a major source of heat loss. The door section is generally the largest leak, but the windows are certainly significant in their own right. When you wrap your building in storm windows, it can be difficult to seal these leaks by wrapping any further around them. Don’t worry,…

How To Seal Gaps Under Kitchen Cabinets

Gaps under kitchen cabinets are not only unsightly, but they can also let in crumbs, spills, and rodents like mice or squirrels who like to make their nests there. Since you cannot always move your counters, here are some ways that you can seal the gaps with things around the house that you may already…

How To Fix and Paint a Damp Garden Wall (Garden Walls Solved)

If you have a garden wall that is starting to show signs of dampness, don’t worry, there is a fix! In this article, we will show you how to repair and paint a damp garden wall. The first step is to remove any loose or flaking paint from the wall. Use a wire brush or…

How Long Before Painting Hot Mud/DryWalls (EXPLAINED)

For many reasons, people find themselves needing to paint drywall. For example, they may be preparing their walls for a fresh coat of paint during a room renovation or facelift. At other times the homeowner may just need to cover up imperfections, such as small holes and blemishes in the wall’s surface. Whatever your reasons…

How To Fix A Swaying Bookcase (No More Swaying!)

Swaying bookcases don’t last long. All it takes is the push of a well-placed knee to send one crashing down, spilling its contents onto the carpet below. But you can brace almost any bookshelf so it doesn’t fall over in normal use. The secret is knowing which wall it leans against and then drilling into…

Best Glue For Carpet to Aluminum – Try These Glues In 2022!

The answer to this question is not without debate.  Many adhesives claim they work well for carpets, but some are better than others in making sure that there is no separation of the carpet and the glue in high traffic areas or when it comes time to remove the carpeting. A strong, reliable adhesive is a…

How To Increase The Height of The Garden Wall – Garden Wall Guide 2022!

The garden wall is an important architectural feature of any property. They are also extremely practical as they provide a boundary to your garden, landscaping your outdoor space in order to make it more private and secure. If you have a small garden or yard, using the side of the house or building can save…

Best Carpet Without Underlay – Become The Carpet Expert!

There are a lot of benefits to carpet underlay and, of course, we’re not here to deny those benefits in order to convince you that you shouldn’t use it. However, there are times, especially if you have underfloor heating when carpet underlay would not be beneficial. Underfloor heating and felt-backed carpeting are two reasons that…