Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Dated wood paneling in a bedroom with unsightly carpeting

How to Fill Grooves Before Painting Wood Paneling

Wood paneling was popular in the 1970s; the trend has returned, but some folks want flat, timeless walls. Here's how to prep walls before painting paneling.
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Protecting Walls from Pets

Leanna's sheetrock walls are taking daily beatings from her dogs. She wants to know if there is a protective paint product that can stand up to her pets.

Longer Lasting Spackling Paste

Drywall repairs don’t usually involve a lot of hard work, they just take forever because of the drying time required for most sparkling compounds. Dap’s new Fast Dry Spackling Paste aims to change that.
Smooth drywall corner bead

How to Repair Damaged Drywall Corner Bead

Outside corners on walls take a lot of abuse. Watch this video to learn how to replace damaged drywall corner bead.
Popcorn ceiling removed, before and after

How to Cover a Popcorn Ceiling with Planks

Popcorn ceilings are difficult and messy to remove. If you want an easier alternative, here's how you can cover textured ceilings with planks.
Sunroom makeover, after

Sunroom Makeover: From Institutional to Rustic Retreat

We're helping a couple renovate a well-worn sunroom to create a rustic retreat with refreshed bookshelves, a new ceiling and luxury vinyl tiles!

Knotty Pine: How to Restore Orange Paneling

Linda's knotty pine paneling is turning orange, and she wants to know what she can do about it to preserve the wood's character. Here are her options.
Can of Zinsser Mold Killing Primer.

Mold Killing Paint Primer for Interior & Exterior Walls

Find out about Zinsser Mold Killing Primer which contains a fungicide to kill any existing mold, mildew, or odor causing bacteria while you paint. Watch this video to find out more.
Installing a toggle bolt in a drywall wall.

How to Hang a Heavy Mirror or Picture on a Wall

Using a toggle bolt to hang a heavy mirror or picture is just a part of the solution. Here's Danny's trick to create a very strong wall anchor.