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New Lead Paint Legislation Introduced

New Lead Paint Legislation Introduced

As reported at the NAHB (National Association of Home Builders) NAHBNow blog, senators Charles Grassley (R-Iowa), James Inhofe (R-Okla.), and John Thune (R-S.D.) have reintroduced legislation...

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Free 8x10 Timber-frame Garden Shed Plan

Free 8x10 Timber-frame Garden Shed Plan

Download a Free 8x10 Timber-frame Garden Shed Plan with Step-By-Step Instructions, Easy To Follow Blueprints, Full Blown Diagrams, Detailed Photos & Full Materials List. howbuildshed.com/freeshedplan

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How to Make a Painters Cut Bucket

How to Make a Painter's Cut Bucket

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If you have some painting to do, you could pry off the lid and work directly out of the paint can, but there's a better way.

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Shur-line Applicators for Paint/Primer Combo

Shur-line Applicators for Paint/Primer Combo

All-in-one paint and primer is growing in popularity, and it's pretty easy to see why homeowners would be attracted to this type of product as they promise to take a job from days down to hours...

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Tips for DIY Room Painting

Tips for DIY Room Painting

  When you are planning DIY home painting, proper organization prior to starting the job is important. You should do your preparation work several days before you undertake the taskStep...

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GalaxG Counter-Gravity System for Paint Brushes

GalaxG Counter-Gravity System for Paint Brushes

Recently, we showed you GalaxG's ErgoMaster Pro paint brush handle. You can check it out here. Gadgets like these might, at first glance, seem like a novelty, but the reality is proper ergonomics is...

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GalaxG Freehand ErgoMaster Pro Paint Brush Handle

GalaxG Freehand ErgoMaster Pro Paint Brush Handle

If you like the idea of having the newest, cool-looking gadgets, keep reading. If you've ever painted anything, you'd probably agree that any device that promises to make painting easier is an...

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Zorr Corp Roll A Bucket, Roll A Tray and Roll A Tray Maxx

Zorr Corp Roll A Bucket, Roll A Tray and Roll A Tray Maxx

Zorr Corp has a lineup of professional quality painting tools that are designed to make the job a lot easier. The Roll A Bucket is built to be sturdy, stable and easy to move thanks to four 3in...

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How to Clean a Paint Brush

How to Clean a Paint Brush

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Learn how to properly clean your paint brush

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Understanding Deck Stain

Understanding Deck Stain

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Last year, I stained my deck. It was a small project, but one that was a few years overdue. Can you relate? I spent a significant amount of time on the prep work, as expected the stain went on...

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Things You Need to Know About Modern Kitchen Remodeling

Things You Need to Know About Modern Kitchen Remodeling

    As a rule, the issue of remodeling your kitchen rises right after moving in into a new home. Even if your kitchen needs are not exorbitant, there are still things to consider before rushing to...

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Bright and Welcoming Kitchen

Bright and Welcoming Kitchen

A 1928 home is opened up and changed into a contemporary living space.

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An Easy Way to Keep Oil-Based Putty From Drying Out

An Easy Way to Keep Oil-Based Putty From Drying Out

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If you're using an oil-based product, like plumber's putty or glazing compound, you could just seal the lid tightly when you're done and hope that when you come back in a year or two the putty isn't rock hard, but there's a better way.

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Wood Walls - 3 Tips

Wood Walls - 3 Tips

Everyone loves wood interior walls! In this video I'll show you three tips to ensuring your wood walls look great after installation. The wood in this video is reclaimed from the 30's house we were remodeling and was used originally as a wallpaper backer.

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Keep Your Job Site Clean with a Caulk Caddy

Keep Your Job Site Clean with a Caulk Caddy

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If you have a bunch of caulking to do, you could drag the caulk gun and a scrap of cardboard around with you and just wait for the caulk to end up on the carpet, but there's a better way.

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A Creative Kitchen Renovation on a Small Budget

A Creative Kitchen Renovation on a Small Budget

Creative solutions open a kitchen space while keeping costs down.

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How to Clean Fuzz Off of a New Paint Roller

How to Clean Fuzz Off of a New Paint Roller

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If you're rolling a nice, smooth finish onto a painted surface, you could take your chances that the fuzz from your brand-new roller doesn't end up in your paint, but there's a better way

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Oil vs Latex Paint for Millwork (Ben Moore Aura Review)

Oil vs Latex Paint for Millwork (Ben Moore Aura Review)

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Classic argument among Custom Builders: Oil or Latex for Millwork. I've been an Oil fan for years but I'm finally coming around to Latex and I think I've found the right paint for the "Crisp" paint job that I demand in my houses.

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How to Paint Screwheads Without Making a Mess

How to Paint Screwheads Without Making a Mess

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If you've got a bunch of screws you need to paint, you could spray them individually, but there's a better way

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How to Make Spray-Can Caps Easier to Remove and Replace

How to Make Spray-Can Caps Easier to Remove and Replace

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Tame that reluctant lid on your paint rattle can with a simple modification.

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