Watch this video for tips on how to dress up a bland concrete porch floor by painting, staining, or scoring grooved lines in the surface Paint or Stain Concrete Apply either concrete paint or concrete stain to the floor following the instructions on the container Patio floor after cleaning and scoring lines in concrete.
Jun , I am going to teach you in easy steps how to prep, paint, and finish concrete floors And I would The Floor and Deck paint is latex based so its not super fumy and let me tell you it is MUCH easier rolling a floor than rolling a ceiling Once your Seriously!!! You re always thinking outside the box, love it.
Align the first deck board perpendicular to the floor joists and overhanging the outside edge of the deck Screw the board in place using long, rust resistant deck screws Pressure treated deck Danny Lipford In order to re cover an existing deck, you have to first remove the old rotten deck boards It s important to do this
Paint Topcoat with two coats of quality, exterior, acrylic latex paint To keep your steps from becoming slippery when wet, add non slip sand texture additive to the topcoat But don t just dump any old sand in there, ask in the paint department for texture additive for paint Good luck with your project, Danny
To protect the new material, paint or stain all sides and ends of the flooring and railings Turned spindles on porch railings can be duplicated on a lathe in a woodworking shop with an existing spindle used as a pattern to turn the replacements When replacing rotten porch flooring, the columns are jacked up so the new
Some bathroom and kitchen cabinets are covered with a plastic melamine coating, which can separate from the substrate over time If the plastic melamine coating has only come loose in a few areas, you can reattach it using an instant adhesive, such as Super Glue or Krazy Glue Using instant glue to reattach peeling
Aug , Ingesting or breathing dust from lead paint or fumes from burning materials that contain lead paint can result in lead poisoning and cause serious health problems Lead additive was banned from paint in the U.S in , so paint manufactured after that time should be lead free Paint made between
Oct , How to paint a floor You may already be thinking, WHY would someone PAINT a floor ! Well, there are a lot of reasons why I decided this was the perfect decision for this space Listen up before you prejudge Rug in White and Grey I loved the same rug in coral also, but I wanted the floor to be neutral.
And the homeowners also liked the traditional feeling of the pattern, which is not unlike ones seen in Victorian era encaustic tile and in floor and ceiling treatments that go back much Shown Benjamin Moore s Arborcoat Waterborne Exterior Wood Stain tinted to match Sharkskin and Iron Mountain .
When two types of flooring meet, a painted pattern can ease the transition Here, an existing oak floor abuts an addition s heart pine floor whose boards run perpendicular to the oak An open cloverleaf, squared off and anchored by painted borders and solid circles at the center and in all four corners, softens the area s
Apr , I started with a x canvas dropcloth from the hardware store Look in the paint section there are lots of shapes and sizes to choose from This one cost me about Before getting started, lay your drop cloth down where it s going to be once finished to check the sizing On my porch, it was just a little
Jul , Paint a screened in porch and decks with white paint for fresh, clean summertime enjoyment Because your outside porch is open to the outside elements, does your hardwood floors get damaged I wish I could just leave it on the deck, keep it watered and cover it up during the coldest periods Reply.