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Can I paint a wall cabinet and the moulding at the same time?

The purpose of masking is to prevent different colors on unwanted surfaces. In your case masking is not needed if you use same color. However masking is needed between the mould and the wall.
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How do I stop the paint bubbling off and concrete cap?

A good paint should not peel like you have. Scrape off the peeled paint. Repaint with an epoxy primer and epoxy paint. You will probably have to go to a paint store (not big box) to get the proper ...
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Removed popcorn ceiling now paper is peeling when painting

The entire reason why popcorn ceilings exist is to minimize the time, money and callbacks for new ceilings. When popcorn ceilings are prepped they are taped with a very very minimal amount of drywall ...
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How do I prep and paint this exterior door and trim in one day?

Power tools on a job this size? 80 grit sanding sponge to remove loose or flaking paint. 240 grit to finish. Then prime and paint as per paint manufacturers instructions. If you want to get fancy ...
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Which type of paint lasts longer on outdoor wooden decks?

Silicone paint is not intended for frequent foot traffic, only occasional cats and possums etc. If you stay off the deck the silicone will probably last longer, else if it gets walked on the stain ...
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Time to skim, knockdown and paint 1200sqft ceiling

I just had to do this on a house a couple of years ago (1600 sq ft) that had textured ceiling that was impossible to match and had the entire first floor skim coated. The "abatement" of the ...
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