Mount Prospect trustees have rejected the low bid to paint the village’s elevated water tank downtown after an investigation by the village revealed what officials said was a disparity between the experience the bidder claimed and its actual work...
By John Shearer In March 2013 my painting company was asked to install a technically challenging high gloss finish on a rail cap/spindle build as part of a one of a kind custom staircase inspired by a historic staircase at...
What is Festool? Whether you are planning to paint a cabinet or to seal coat a floor, you may need to remove the earlier finishes, smooth the washboard, and/or eliminate previous damage that would compromise the elegant finish you desire.
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What is the big deal about Festool...besides the big sticker price?
House painting: choosing brushes, rollers, sprayers or sponges for the job Toronto NewsFIX Using the right paint for the right job is important, but what is even more important is that you use the right brushes, rollers, sprayers or sponges for the...
Trends in interior paint colors throughout the Victorian Age including information regarding pigment development and paint technology advances over the period. The Victorian era in America lasted over 70 years, between the 1830’s and early 1900’s.
Hollandlac – Best Practice video transcription John: What is that, velvet? It’s beautiful. Scott: So, Hollandlac is made by Fine Paints of Europe…I think Fine Paints of Europe is known for making outstanding paint.
Before 1970, paints containing high levels of lead were used in many Australian houses. Exposure to lead is a health hazard. Even small amounts of dust or chips of paint containing lead, generated during minor home repairs, can be a health risk.
Very similar to the process used on Homer the UW pig... Over five days and consuming more than 150 gallons of paint, a video captures the job of painting a 777 in its new livery at the Boeing factory near Seattle.
Park McCullough House gets a touch-upBennington BannerAllen McCullough, a member of the Park McCullough Association Board, stands with Kent Goodermote of AndGood painting and Scott Found from Home Depot.
Wood Epoxy Repairs as Easy as 1-2-3 When dry wood makes contact with moisture or condensation in unventilated areas, there is a good chance that wood decay
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Wood Epoxy Repairs as Easy as 1-2-3 When dry wood makes contact with moisture or condensation in unventilated areas, there is a good chance that wood decay will occur. Common sources include faulty plumbing, leaky downspouts and rain leaks. The decomposition of wood is not a sudden occurrence; rather, the damage is gradual and remains inconspicuous until the final stages.