Oct , We settled on a painted steel handrail with a wood curb and a wooden ledge (which is a really a place to set your drink again, this is a lifestyle narrative at work here) I don t This is looking down at how the black locust deck boards meet the adjacent concrete deck nice and level clean and smooth.
Sep , Within a few days, a box containing some Krud Kutter Original and Krud Kutter House Wash showed up on my VERY dirty doorstep I m sure You can imagine my skepticism that a little plastic bottle could do the same job as a pressure washer But, I was The Krud Kutter works great on the railings too.
Aug , The NAHB report also states that that recycled wood plastic composite lumber typically consists of a mix of wood fibers from recovered sawdust and waste plastics that include may be one of the better manufacturers of this product but again there is green washing in their marketing I looked
Nov , Do you think of early fall as a time to paint or repaint porch railings, your house s exterior trim, or wooden garden features Brian and I have come Tip if you don t have any commercial paint tray liners on hand, cover your paint tray with a plastic grocery bag, taping as needed to secure It works in a pinch
Aug , Find out how to remove adhesive residue from metal, plastic, vinyl and clothes But if doesn t try WD next Lubricant will break down the adhesive and is easy to wash off glass Let that sit for an hour, then spot clean the adhesive stain with a soft cloth and an alcohol based hand sanitizer like Purell.
Feb , These can include light switches, door knobs, railings, or any other surface that you frequently touch If you have a steam cleaner, just blast the areas with the steam and wipe with a microfiber cloth I also like to add some essential oils to the water in the steam cleaner to get a nice scent and for some extra
General Decking and Railing RainEscape Elevations Care and Cleaning DeckLighting SpiralStairs OutdoorStorage Even so, all early generation wood plastic composites, whether or a competitor s product, were not stain, scratch or mold free, and did fade slightly in color as they
Apr , It s also helpful to have sawhorses to set the shutters on while you work on them, and a tarp or plastic to keep your work area clean while you paint When my daughter and her Our shutters were aluminum, and the Rustoleum paint we got is good for metal, wood, and plastic Plan on putting on at least two
Sep , Trying a new tactic for keeping my white deck railing clean and white, despite all the trees in my backyard Sharing that tactic Next, I spread out a plastic, painters sheet and got to work spraying the stand The green My house is all hardwood flooring except for the upstairs family room I ve always just
Carpenter bees get their names by the perfectly round, half inch or so diameter holes that they drill in wood for their nests Non Wood Covering If the problem is unrelenting, you may need to look into non wood siding and trim options, such as aluminum, vinyl, fiber cement, Tip for Cleaning Under the Refrigerator.
Jan , If your trim is wood instead of painted you may prefer to use a wood cleaner for this step Make sure that your cloth is well wrung out so that it doesn t I use an old narrow paint brush for the corners and clean the chair rails at the same time Susan s idea is great I wish I had thought of that My kids are all
Wood Deck Restoration with Behr Premium Deckover Marty s Musings pressure wash! Now, I am well aware that there is debate recently as to whether or not to pressure I actually got better coverage than the instructions suggested, but I am guessing that it is because I have no railings, benches or substantial steps.
To repair a tear in a vinyl floor, you ll have to cut out the damaged area, if possible along lines in the pattern to disguise the repair Clean out the old glue with a putty knife before you carefully cut out a repair piece from the same style of flooring This piece needs to be as close to the size of the hole as possible, so take your