hello all- I got this table- it initally had a laminate top (sort of) and I was going to lightly sand it and use it (wood colored) but it did not come out the way I w... See more
These dressers have cup pulls that seem to be recessed or “pressed in” and I’m not sure how to remove them. Id be fine having to do some filling with wood fille... See more
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 love this rug, and especially that its all natural, but my husband hates it because of the smell. I admit it stinks, but I hate to part with it. Miss Kitty really l... See more
We have four swivel chairs and a lounger where the fabric has dry rotted and when we sat in them - all of them - we went right through! Does anyone have any money sav... See more
On my front porch the landlord has a metal glider swing that is over eighty yrs old and could use a new coat of paint. There is some surface rust. I wanted to know if... See more
I've never used chalk paint before. After using, do you have to use a sealer?
I set a hot paper plate on my kitchen table, now there is a white spot there. Tried old English & Pledge , still there.
I would love a suggestion as to how to update an old Hrminy House dresser. a couple of spots are missing a bit of veneer . Should I remove a the veneer or use wood pa... See more
Please... we can’t find doors for these closets! Any ideas?Thank you 😊
I spray painted an old rocker 2 months ago and let it dry for 2 or 3 days in between coats. It still feels tacky and I feel like I stick to it whenever I sit in it. I... See more
We had a professional in to paint our older oak cabinets. They were sanded, primed and painted 2 coats .I have a gas stove and the cabinets to the right of it are sho... See more
What kinds of wood are best for making butcher block counters? We are building our own home. We have lots of scraps lumber and had some hickory milled from a large ... See more
I made the foolish decision to attempt to refinish my kitchen cabinets. Already running into problems. For instance, how does one sand the corners and edges on groo... See more
Hi! I just stumbled upon the pictures of your pale blue metal lockers, looks like 3 side by side, really love the color, they look fantastic! I have an old metal util... See more
Hi, there! New to Hometalk? Don't worry, you're in the right spot! This is the DIY forum, where new Hometalkers can introduce themselves, ask questions about the site... See more
The ottoman is in my living room. The bottom 2/3 is tan vinyl and the top 1/3(attached cushion) part is leather. Don't know if the paint will adhere well over time wi... See more
I purchased 2 night stands from Overstock Outlet. They are brown and I want to make them gray to match my dresser. What is the easist way to do this? Do I have to str... See more
Can you rough up (make textured surface) then antique this type of tabletop?