I saw a rocking motorcycle (as opposed to a rocking horse) made out of wood. It was very expensive, but I think I could make one if I had the plans. Anyone out there ... See more
Hey folks ... I asked this question previously, but I don't think I provided enough information! Sorry to all those who responded. We are installing a drop in farmh... See more
I have several "personal tables" (think giant-sized, stable TV trays) made out of almond colored textured plastic. After years of use, they just don't look very nice... See more
I purchased 'self-adhesive faux moss for my Easter decorating. I did not see any warnings or cautions on the bag, I proceeded to stick the moss to a wood shelf in my... See more
I put up shiplap in a small nook area. I attached the shiplap to furring strips because I did not want to damage the walls. The problem I am having now is that the ho... See more
Former owners left a pair of rocking chairs on the porch. can I fix the gaps in the arms? I would love to salvage it or should I trash it? Suggestions would be appr... See more
I have bee told that that mixing steel wool will do something to wood. I don't know it does or how to do it. I'm hoping someone can help me. What do I do and how do I... See more
Has anyone ever painted "pressboard" cabinets? They have a wood look paper on them. Replacing is not an option at this time, but I want a "clean and new" look until... See more
I'm looking for product recommendation for cleaning wood prior to chalk paint.
Hi! Posting again about my cabinet project. I’ve been inspecting my cabinets getting ready to paint them and I’ve noticed areas on the corners of the cabinet fram... See more
best preparation and paint advice for repainting lacquered beech veneered headboard
I just got this great hutch and my husband and I have a difference in opinions. I would like to paint this as an accent piece and he likes the wood color as it is. Ri... See more
I was wondering if anyone has ever tried oil based stain over homemade Vinegar/steel wool stain.I am trying to achieve an old wood look with brown and grey but I do n... See more
HOW DO I MAKE FURNITURE SLIDERS TO MOVE HEAVY FURNITURE.
It’s glued on really well. I’m wanting to repaint it. Tried goo be gone with a razor scraper. Would a heat gun work? Removed the screws also. Thanks.
Can I just chalk paint over this?
Have a dated swivel chair that needs to be cleaned. what is the best way to clean a swivel chair?Thanks
Hi, I just painted a pub table with 2 coats of chalk paint. On one side it became "globby" and didn't do well. I haven't waxed it. I'm am wondering if I could simply... See more
I have a very old desk that is in great condition except for the top. It is that old, hard rubber and it has a lot of dings and gashes (for lack of a better term). I ... 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 head part of chair is torn, how should I fix this
I recently acquired an old swing set that is structurally sound but needs some tlc. It has chipping paint and rusty spots. How do I go about cleaning and painting it?