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Arquitectonica takes a fresh approach to new headquarters for the Sarasota Herald-Tribune.
Durable Wood-Floor Finishes
Though it costs less than wood, MDF is arguably a better material for a paint-grade job. Here are some design and installation tips.
Q: The red cedar clapboard siding on a house in the Boston area was not backprimed and has typical moisture-related paint failure. It has been painted five times in 25 years. The house has no interior vapor barrier. I am considering removing the siding and installing new backprimed clapboards over...
Q: I need to remove several layers of interior paint from elaborate egg-and-dart moldings in a historic house. What is the most efficient way to proceed?
Q: I need to paint an interior brick wall in a bedroom, and I’m not sure what type of paint to use. Because the brick wall includes the back of a fireplace, I’m worried that the heat from the fireplace might affect the selection or durability of the paint
New engineered-lumber cores have cut the cost and improved the stability of raised-panel doors. Here’s an overview.
A trio of professional painters tell how to match a clear finish to the job and provide tips for blemish-free application.
Plastic laminate, with its choices of colors and patterns, has moved from countertops to floors. We follow a professional flooring contractor as he shows how to lay a flat, durable finish floor with this versatile material.
Clear finishes magnify any imperfections in the wood underneath. For a top-notch job, knowing how to sand, stain, and fill the raw wood is more than half the battle.
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