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How should I clean marks on black walls?

I have some matte black doors and walls and from day one, finger prints and cleaning were a problem. Any type of wiping, even with a wet black cloth, will show streaks. Other finishes (from low sheen ...
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What steps do I need to take to repaint plaster walls?

The basis of your question makes me believe that this is a "new to you home". First clean the walls. Use a good degreaser like TSP in a bucket of water or some of the popular degreasing dish ...
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Best paint remover for hardwood floors?

If it's latex paint and the accident happened within the last couple of days, use an ammonia-based cleaner such as original Windex. It shouldn't harm the finish (but test in an inconspicuous spot ...
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Did I paint my walls with mold?

If you are not sure about the paint, toss it and get new one. Opened cans can develop mold, especially if they had a lot of air under the lid. As for paint already on the wall - did you use primer ...
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Did I paint my walls with mold?

Fungal spores are everywhere, and you are breathing them right now. If you have a surface with the right conditions for mold to grow on it, mold will grow. It does not matter if the mold was in the ...
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Will drywall mud bond to oil-based primer?

That will work fine for you, just give the recommended dry time as if you were topcoating with water based paint. I recall 2 days for some finishes. Anyway, I would lightly sand the area to give the ...
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Redoing my bathroom, painting shower glass

Example of (removable) cling film: The blue at top and bottom is painter's tape used to fill a gap; the piece I had wasn't quite large enough for this window. Larger pieces, or systems that work like ...
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Redoing my bathroom, painting shower glass

You have several options. Film. You can apply a colored film to the glass, this is typical done by spraying it with soapy water, applying the film and using a squeegee to work the bubbles out. You ...
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Redoing my bathroom, painting shower glass

I'm open to new ideas and those that think out of the box...however painting glass that is used daily is not recommended. What can be done is the glass can have a tint or film added such as done to ...
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