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How do I use epoxy paint & glitter on counters?
Cindy Champion Cindy Champion Answered on Feb 09, 2019

If I mix epoxy, glitter & paint how do I apply to counters

How to clean paint trays?
Hol8958818 Hol8958818 Answered on Aug 26, 2018

How do I clean out my paint tray when I'm done using it?

Chalk paint cracking
Maggie McArdle Maggie McArdle Answered on Dec 01, 2018

Help!!! This is my first time using chalk paint and it looks like it's cracking... what did I do wrong and how can I fix it?

What color should I use for my front door? Yellow house...
Jay Jay Answered on Aug 30, 2018

Yellow house, white gutters, brown shutters;what color front door ple

Why doesn't polycrilic work over acrylic paint?
Jan Vire Jan Vire Answered on Aug 27, 2018

I was painting an Arkansas Razorback stool for my nephew's son who was turning four. I meticulously painted a Razorback and the wording to go along. I then looked onl... See more

Is it important to use the same brand wax as chalk paint when painting
Kate Livingston Kate Livingston Answered on Jul 08, 2018

Planning to paint the fabric on a chair utilizing chalk paint. Wondering if using the same brand of wax is important. Having problems finding clear wax where I foun... See more

How to make Home Made Gel Stain?
Tanya Rich Tanya Rich Answered on Jun 23, 2018

I'm in Australia and we don't have gel stain that many are talking about online with great success. We can order online at a handsome sum, so I was thinking someone o... See more

How do I get deck stain off of vinyl siding?
Patty Smith Patty Smith Answered on Sep 25, 2018

The person before us sprayed the deck boards with stain and it’s all over the vinyl siding across the whole length of house, I have also noticed a crack so would al... See more

How to paint porcelain with acrylic paint.
Susan Susan Answered on Apr 10, 2018

I tried this and after a few days, it started to peel off. HELP. I put 2 coats and it still came off.

Which acrylic paints can be used on glass?
Low10401140 Low10401140 Answered on Jan 18, 2018

Can Plaid's Apple Barrel acrylic paints be used on glass? Is it food safe and permanent after baking in the oven? This is the regular acrylic paints not the multi-s... See more

What kind of paint can I use on ceramic that has never been painted?
Dvh14732907 Dvh14732907 Answered on Mar 28, 2020

I have new pieces of ceramic that were in a store where they usually painted and fired them in a kiln. I don't want to go through the trouble of firing in a kiln. ... See more

How to stain wood stairs?
Tina Tina Answered on Dec 12, 2017

My wood stairs could use a refresh. How do I re-stain them?

Is chalk paint waterproof?
Wendy Elias Wendy Elias Answered on May 29, 2020

I have a manufactured home with cupboard doors made of particleboard. I painted them this summer and they are already wearing around the knobs. :( Will chalk paint an... See more

Could I put polyurethane over old polyurethane?
Dean Dean Answered on Mar 07, 2017

I have a butcher block counter top on the kitchen island. It was stained with a stain containing polyurethane. Its looking a little dull and I want to "re-poly" it bu... See more

I would like to spray paint pvc piping will it adhere?
Phyllis Globerman Phyllis Globerman Answered on Nov 06, 2016

I want to construct a big wall sculpture using the pipes sprayed gold silver and copper. Can you suggest something other than pvc that would have the same look as di... See more

Can plastic shutters be spray painted and are there other methods?
Nellie White Nellie White Answered on Sep 23, 2016

On the outside of the windows (shutters that are vinyl) what are the best methods to change or refresh the color other than spray paint because of the hot NC summers ... See more

Broken spray paint nozzle
E Amburg E Amburg Answered on Jul 13, 2016

Any solutions for a spray paint nozzle that is broken off a full can of paint?

How to repaint a picture frame
Carolyn dibella Carolyn dibella Answered on Jul 09, 2016

I have a beautiful picture within a glossy white frame. I would like to change color of frame. Would acrylic paint work?

Can I use wall paint on old, finished wooden furniture?
Becci Birtles Brewster Becci Birtles Brewster Answered on Jun 22, 2016

I have an old laquered dresser and an old wooden twin bed that I want to repaint for my son's 3rd birthday. I bought some teal and lime paint from the mis-tint rack ... See more

How long do you need to stay off a newly stained deck?
Marsha OConnor Marsha OConnor Answered on May 31, 2016

How many hours before you can walk on a freshly stained deck?

Acrylic craft paints..can I use them on glass?
Bernice H Bernice H Answered on May 10, 2016

I just bought a whole bunch of acrylic paints in the craft section, then the sales girl says it is only for canvas. Is this correct? I want to try painting a faux sta... See more

How to remove chalk paint
Sandra Sandra Answered on Apr 20, 2018

Good morning! First of all, let me admit that I am not really familiar with chalk paint. Although several places where I live have started to sell chalk paint, no on... See more

How long does it take poly stain over the paint job to dry?
Dee Dee Answered on Nov 23, 2015

The stain will not dry. After 48 hours and it's still really sticky. Any suggestions? Should I just continue to wait for it to dry or do I have to start over?? Thank ... See more