Home Maintenance Tips for Spring for our homes in mississaugaWhen spring arrives Mississauga handyman painting and carpentry does a lot of home repairs on things like separated Wood trim and cracks in drywall and Doors that don’t open and close properly. One of our home maintenance tips for springIt Is also[…]
Learn about wood types and usesHave you ever tried running a screw into MDF without drilling a hole? If you have you’ll discover something about wood types and uses. MDF is not wood but wood particles and hard resins bonding it together to make a very hard smooth surface. When[…]
Wood Types and Uses for Doors and Trimmost of us know 2 things about wood trim, there wood types and uses for natural wood and MDF. It’s always nice to have real wood for trim in your home if you can afford it. There are some pros and cons about[…]
Laundry Room Painting IdeasWant to fancy up your laundry room looks a little boring?If like most people there’s not too much attention paid to the laundry room, no one has walked in and did a laundry room makeover/interior decorating but you would like to make it a little more attractive[…]
Real wood. Poplar trim is what I use for bathrooms or basements. It is hard and holds up to moisture well. If you get the plastic stuff it will look like… plastic. It would have to really be in a modern room or business setting to look right.
I would suggest getting poplar (pine is cheap and has moisture bulging issues) or some other hardwood. Give it a first coat with drylok. Follow up with whatever you want. I would suggest an oil based paint for bathroom trim though – it is tougher and cleans up better.
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Home sellers are often advised to slap on a fresh coat of paint before listing their properties, but they shouldnt overlook the impact of color.A Zillow
When it’s time to sell your home, you want to employ every strategy in the book to ensure that your property stands out from the pack. Baking bread, decluttering, leaving out cookies (a little tasty incentive never hurts), furiously cleaning… There are a whole host of tactics you can try. In fact, we shared a …
We’re all about doing! But how can you tell if a home improvement project is a do-it-yourselfer? Are there some projects that are automatic DIY no-no’s?
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