The Kuppersmith home renovation project follows the extensive renovation of a two-story, Tudor style home built in 1926 in Mobile, Alabama. Foundation: The concrete slab for the garage and footing for the master bedroom addition are poured. Windows and Siding Removal: The old, leaky windows and deteriorating cedar shake siding are taken off. Sign up for Danny's Monthly Newsletter and stay up to date on tips and tricks for the home. Jaime and Sydney Betbeze love their historic home in Mobile, Alabama, and have done a lot of work on it over the years.
Before the attic room could be painted, the drywall needed to be repaired in several places. Danny Lipford repairing drywall.To make the repairs, we used a quick setting powdered drywall compound (ProForm Quick Set Lite 20) that hardens in just 20 minutes when mixed with water. To bridge large gaps or cracks, paper drywall tape was embedded in the wet compound, and covered with a second coat of drywall compound once the first coat had dried. When the drywall compound had hardened, it was sanded smooth using a pole sander, and the walls were wiped down with a damp cloth to remove any dust.
SureSwatch clear plastic sheets (available at The Home Depot) make it easy to test paint colors without making a mess of your walls.
Mix individual gallons of the same color paint together in a five-gallon bucket using a mixing attachment on a cordless drill to eliminate any variation in color between the cans.


The Paint Brush Cover and Roller Cover are a great way to keep from having to clean your brush or roller whenever you take a break from painting. A low-tech option to keep brushes and rollers from drying out is to wrap them in a plastic grocery bag.
To make it easy to put your brush down when painting, attach a magnetic clip, such as the Firm Grip 2-in-1 Paint Tool (available at The Home Depot) to your paint can to hold your brush. When painting stripes on a wall, it’s important to use a quality painter’s tape, such as FrogTape, to give clean lines and ensure the contrasting color doesn’t bleed under the tape.
To keep from bending the bristles on a paintbrush when cleaning the brush by soaking it in a coffee can, drill a hole through the handle of the paintbrush and suspend the brush in the can using a piece of coat hanger wire.
Primer promotes bonding between the finish paint and the surface and hides colors or stains to prevent them from bleeding through. You can follow comments to this article by subscribing to the RSS news feed with your favorite feed reader.
Several interior doorways are repositioned, and part of the second-floor stair landing is removed. In addition to posting comments on articles and videos, you can also send your comments and questions to us on our contact page or at (800) 946-4420. Their latest project is fixing up a third floor attic room for their daughter, Virginia, to use with her friends. Apply paint to the sheet, allow the paint to dry, peel off the backing, and stick the painted sheet on the wall.


Simply place your brush or roller in the airtight, plastic container to keep paint from drying out for days or even weeks. Simply insert a roll of masking tape and a roll of masking film on the dispenser, and then roll out both tape and film in one step. Always prime new wood or drywall and prime when painting over stains, knots, and dark colors. That being said, I really appreciate you sharing some tips with me on things I can do to make the painting process a little easier.
I live in LaPorte, IN and I was wondering if you could E-Mail me a photo of the stairs that goes to this attic. I have to remodel my stairs going to the attic, and I’m trying to figure out how to do it. We need to make to choose use simple yet elegant paint which compliment your home and style. I always struggle with getting paint on the baseboards—do you have any tips for me to avoid that?



Sheds 3x6
Machine shed colors


Comments to «Storage sheds mobile alabama football»

  1. Prinsesa_Wostoka on 04.12.2013 at 15:52:12
    The roof ought to match above the carport, contemplate constructing it on the.
  2. VORON on 04.12.2013 at 10:11:19
    Those who use fresh wood scroll through the opposite ideas.
  3. HACEKOMOE on 04.12.2013 at 23:16:52
    For growing your storage's storage children's out of doors play tools and toys.
  4. HIP_HOP_E_MIR on 04.12.2013 at 12:16:21
    Massively price productive as a result of it provides immense worth to the market value example.