Get tips and tricks for using sealers on crafts paint projects.
Building a Privacy Screen for Your Deck
and rails. These stops will leave a 5/8-inch reveal on both sides when a 3/4-inch lattice panel is installed. Brush sealer on the edges of the lattice and paint or stain the panels before you hang them. Cut the panels to fit the bays and set them
Installing Carpet on Steps
carpet Prep Repair and level stair risers and treads. Materials Carpet, pad, tackless strips, hot melt seaming tape, seam sealer Measure each step individually and cut a quality carpet pad to fit each step and riser as shown. The pad should be cut to precisely
Tiling a Birdbath
Decorative tile, 1-inch bead tile, assorted glazed wall tile, latex-modified thinset mortar, latex-modified grout, sealer Set the rim tile first by back-buttering the pieces and pushing them in place. To get the tiles flush with the rim, place
Pouring a Cement Overlay
self-leveling compound, colorant, concrete thin finish, painter's tape, masking paper, acid stain, ammonia, clear sealer Carefully remove the baseboards so they can be reinstalled later; remove old flooring, if any, to expose wood subfloor
How to Paint (Just About) Anything: Wood, Laminate, Brick -- You Name It!
to mask hardware). Use an oil-base sealer and primer to lock in the original finish ..... oil-base finish requires an oil-base sealer /primer. After you apply the correct ..... fireplace . Furniture Use an oil-base sealer on finished wood furniture . For the top
Protect Tile Flooring
and stained over time if it is not protected with a sealer . Get free tile & stone estimates from local professionals ..... the grout to dry thoroughly before applying a clear sealer . Liquid Sealer Clear liquid sealer can be found in the flooring department
DIY Project: Painted Headboard
cloth. Apply one coat of water-base sealer . Let dry. Using a household trim brush ..... border. Apply a coat of water-base sealer along both taped edges to keep the top ..... dry. Brush on two coats of water-base sealer , letting dry between coats.
Control Basement Moisture
the basement, an interior cement-base sealer can help. Unfortunately, sealers work ..... exterior of the house. To apply concrete sealer inside on bare concrete, clean away dirt ..... and powder components of a cement-base sealer according to manufacturer's directions
Winter Window Card Holder
hotmelt adhesive Medium- and fine-grit sandpaper and tack cloth Soft cloth Minwax stain sealer : Early American Wood sealer Matte-finish spray sealer Instructions: 1. Sand all surfaces of the window frame and box with medium- and then fine
How to Paint Any Surface
and mask hinges. Use an oil-base sealer and primer to lock in the original finish ..... oil-base finish requires an oil-base sealer and primer. To test a painted surface ..... to mask off the wall. Use a primer- sealer combinationto lock in the original finish