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.
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.

How to Give Your Walls a Textured Old-World Finish

Giving walls a textured old world finish has become very popular over the past several years because of its warm inviting feel. It’s easier to achieve than you may think.

How to Repair Cracks in Stucco

Stucco repair can be simple. Here's how to seal cracks and deal with damaging vines.

Ryobi Drywall Repair Kit

This drywall repair kit from Ryobi is perfect for repairing holes caused by door knobs going through the wall. It comes with everything you need to complete the repair. It is available at The Home Depot.