What paint should I use on a concrete block chimney?
Our chimney is right outside our back door, what paint to use to paint it to dress up the ugly chimney. Chimney is surrounded by concrete . I have a bell to hang on the chimney.
Should I paint or stain my oak kitchen cabinets?
I was wondering if you could help me with something -- I have an entirely oak kitchen. I know it's the rage now to paint or gel stain cabinets. I've been considering ... See more
How to match ceiling paint?
Can someone tell me how to match paint for a ceiling touch up job?I cut a small patch of dry wall paper out of the ceiling and had paint made at Home Depot TWICE! Sti... See more
How to stain wood deck?
Tips to stain my wood deck?
How to stain wood cabinets?
How do I stain my wood cabinets? Do I have to remove them and put them back, or can I stain them while they are attached?
What type of paint would I use to paint concrete planters?
I want a dark shinny blue like a glazed ceramic pot.
What do I use to seal painted concrete?
I was given a largish concrete goose(?)statue. I painted it with leftover acrylic and latex paints. I want to seal it so I can put it outside in my garden. I live in ... See more
What kind of paint should I use to paint exterior shutters with?
I have white shutters on my brick house< I want to paint them black. I have no idea how to take them down to paint them so I assume using a brush and paint will be be... See more
Here is my affiliate link for concrete paint. It will help seal the concrete so it's not as porous.
B....I used Kilz primer first on my concrete floor and block.
I prefer masonry stain. It allows the concrete to breathe and is usually less maintenance than paint
I agree Masonry stain is more maintenance free, I brought a house with a painted one, and have to touch it up practically every year because the paint bubbles and cracks.
Another option would be to have it stucco treated and that can be done in several colors.
You’ll need a paint specifically meant for masonry.