How To Make Wood Filler For Hardwood Floors

How To Make Wood Filler For Hardwood Floors

I understand the fact that we sometimes get really concerned when the wood filler being used for our DIY project doesn’t match the color of our wood after repairs. I mean, I know how difficult it may seem trying to make the filled area the same color shade as the …

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How To Glue Plexiglass To Wood

How To Glue Plexiglass To Wood

Plexiglass or acrylic is produced from a transparent, durable petroleum by-product that acts as a perfect replacement for glass. It is thermoplastic and can be coated for various industrial uses. This material has gained popularity over the years due to its flexibility and shatter-resistant abilities. Interestingly, plexiglass is also used …

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How To Make Wood Filler Without Sawdust

How To Make Wood Filler Without Sawdust

I’m sure you’ve possibly come across several tutorials explaining how essential sawdust is to the wood-filler-making process. Yeah, no doubt, it is quite crucial. However, do you also know you don’t always have to use sawdust to make wood filler? Trust me, it is very possible and that’s exactly what …

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How To Hang Things On Stucco Without Drilling

Stucco generally, is based on a mixture of cement and sand which makes it pretty difficult to get things hung on. Perhaps you have stucco walls and you plan to decorate them, it can be quite challenging to do so using conventional methods such as power drilling. Walls that are …

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How To Repair Water Damaged Wood Veneer

Is Red Oak Good For Cutting Boards?

Wood veneers are generally less than 1/40” thin slices of natural wood.  The thin, glossy layer of wood on veneer furniture is referred to as wood veneer. It is a common choice for homeowners who prefer a polished appearance. Most homeowners use veneers to design structural panels for heavier hardwood …

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How Many Coats Of Paint Over Primer

How to paint over primer

When painting a new or freshly-primed surface, how many coats of paint over primer should be applied? This is a question that often confuses homeowners, as there are a variety of conflicting opinions on the matter. Applying two or more coats of paint to a surface will cost more, but …

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How To Use Paint Thinner To Clean Brushes

how to use paint thinner to clean brushes

Paint thinner is a generic word that refers to a variety of solvents used to dilute paint or remove it off brushes, rollers, and other painting equipment. Turpentine, acetone, naphtha, toluene, and xylene are all common paint thinners. Oil-based paints, primers, and stains are broken down by these powerful solvents, …

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How To Fix Worn Spots On Kitchen Cabinets

how to fix worn spots on kitchen cabinets

The kitchen cabinets are one of the first things you’ll notice when you walk into any kitchen. Cabinetry is important not only for storing canned goods, spices, and dishes but also for tying a kitchen’s style and theme together. But what if your cabinets are a little worn, weathered, have …

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How To Fix Water Damaged Laminate Furniture

How To Fix Water Damaged Laminate Furniture

Laminate panels are used to give the appearance of hardwood or stone on low-cost furniture surfaces. Moisture can infiltrate into the edges of laminate sheets, resulting in lifting, bubbling, and warping. Every year, a large number of people confront this issue. And, if you’ve ever had to deal with damaged …

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