Kilz is apparently an oil-based primer. For a top coat, what can be used? Acrylic latex? Suggestions please.
I have several peonies plants, but when I cut a bloom to bring inside it is always full of ants. How do I get rid of the ants before I bring them inside?
Since we just had our deck pressure-washed, we decided to apply Thompson's Water Sealer to help preserve it. Big mistake. It seems to have a permanent stickiness. Any... See more
Nothing else surrounded them are effected. Is there an organic fix? See pic:
I'm a renter with a big backyard. I need to create an outdoor space with flooring and shade than can be removed easily if we ever decide to move. Nothing too tacky bu... See more
I was wondering if anyone has tried using Behr Granite Grip concrete coating. Does it really make concrete look like pebbles? How do I figure how much I need? Is it h... See more
Hi Hometalk Peeps...I have a problem on our back covered patio. Every year in the same spot we get tons of flies ....We put up one of those fly traps before that trap... See more
Does anyone know the cause of my healthy looking tomato plants not producing flowers? I see no insects..water as needed (they're in huge containers) and plenty of af... See more
We are in Florida and the ants are burrowing into the sand between the paver stones inside of our lanai. We also have a cat that goes out there so I would need to us... See more
It has been about a year since my last tune up, and I am wondering if a tuneup might be all I need, in order to avoid a service call and diagnostic fee and any other ... See more
My front porch and back patio are plagued annually by flies (not just 1 or 2, swarms). Some info, both face east, the front patio is covered, while the back is covere... See more
Brown bottom of a hutch I want to change into a coffee bar in my renovated light grey kitchen. What color would you paint it?
Hi. This metal chair used to have leather cover, I’m thinking of painting it & covering it with deck chair fabric. What is the best way to do it? Thank you
I have painted a desk with latex semi gloss paint and wondered if I could use the wax for the chalk paint on the semi gloss and if so, what would the finish look like... See more
I am being over whelmed by ants in my yard, I am afraid to use chemicals because of my dogs.
I have a 10x12 gazebo bolted to my deck. It is domed so it is very tall. I was trying to take the top down this Fall and accidentally ripped a hole in the canvas. Th... See more
Hello, I am making a cake stand and want to be sure the spray paint I use on the stand is food safe. Is there such a thing? Or is there a coating I can use over the s... See more
We pressured washed the wood deck to get the pollen off. As you can see it didn't get it all. Please help with a solution that can work.
My daughter has no closet in her room and I am in dire need of some ideas or tips for a space for her hang up clothes. I put a clothes rack in her room in a corner bu... See more
Just as soon as I can afford it I am going to have my sewer line replaced (very old), but in the meantime, is there any product out there (besides bleach) that can di... See more
I can see my porch ceiling from the windows in our house and it does not look very nice. I don't want to spend a lot of money. I also have a toddler so I don't have m... See more