How do I paint columns?

Answer Cut away vines, and wash the columns with warm soapy water to remove dirt and debris. Rinse thoroughly. Scrape loose paint on wood columns with putty knife, and sand the scraped areas smooth with a... Read More »

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How do I paint aluminum columns?

PreparationScrub the aluminum columns with a cleansing agent that contains a degreaser. Rinse the columns using a water hose. Use damp rags if you are working on interior aluminum columns. Wait for... Read More »

How to Replace Interior Greek Columns With Square Columns?

Interior columns are typically architectural details rather than structural support, unlike exterior columns. Greek column designs, including Doric, Corinthian and ionic, are commonly preferred for... Read More »

If you bought a satin paint to match to an existing paint but it is a little too shiny can you add something to the paint to flatten it some?

Answer if your paint is latex add some water to slightly dull the sheen, if you need to drastically dull the finish buy some flat paint in the same color and mix accordinglyAnother thought.Do not ... Read More »

Can I paint flat paint over freshly painted satin paint on interior walls?

On One Hand: Sheen FactorsFlat and satin paint possess two different qualities referred to as the sheen of the paint. IndoBase describes the sheen as, "the amount of light reflected off the painted... Read More »