Summer Painting Projects: Different Techniques for Different Surfaces by Ren Molnar
Now that summer is officially in gear, many of us will feel the need to jump on our outdoor painting projects. Here are some things to remember when you’re getting ready to paint. Though troubleshooting traditionally takes place after problems arise, my hope is that this information will prevent some common problems from happening in the first place!
Some Tips About Installing Drywall
Old plaster walls
People often email me when they move into newly-purchased houses and start to examine the walls. Older houses with lath and plaster walls often raise questions about asbestos. Many people, especially with children, are concerned with asbestos in the walls. Although it is almost certain that there is asbestos in the walls of old houses, it is not necessary to tear out the plaster walls and remove it all.