exterior: Exterior Color - 01/18/10 05:22 AM
If you are looking for an exterior paint color for your Tallahassee home, consider other aspects of your house such as the color of the roof, deck and other structures.

exterior: Exterior Stain - 01/05/10 03:53 AM
Exterior stains are available in latex- or oil-based formulas. Unlike paint, no primer is needed. However, exterior stains will need to be reapplied more often than paint. There are two types of exterior stain:Solid color or opaque stains have less pigment than regular paint but more pigment than a transparent stain. These stains allow the wood's texture to show, but not the wood grain. They are the consistency of a thin paint.Semitransparent or transparent stains are thinner than opaque stains. These penetrating stains are formulated to allow the texture and the grain to show through. Differing degrees of pigmentation from clear … (1 comments)

exterior: Water Damage - 12/28/09 01:41 AM
If the trim on your Tallahassee home is showing signs of water damage it’s most likely because it was not properly caulked, primed or painted. If water is getting behind the trim, it may be getting into other areas of your home and may be causing more serious problems. Have it checked sooner rather than later.

exterior: Cleaning Up - Exterior - 12/01/09 02:24 AM
Cleaning Up - Exterior
By Sherwin Williams
Clean-up procedures depend largely on the paint you use. Here are guidelines for cleaning up. To maximize your investment on painting tools, make sure to clean them right after use.
Latex Paints
•·             Clean any spills before they dry with a paper towel dampened with water.
•·             Clean brushes, rollers and other tools with soap and water.
•·             After cleaning, flush spraying equipment with mineral spirits to prevent rusting. Follow manufacturer's safety recommendations when using mineral spirits.
Oil/Alkyd Paints
•·             Clean any spills before they dry with a paper towel dampened with mineral spirits … (0 comments)

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