Articles for tag: Stripping, Vehicle Repair, Weather Stripping

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How to Replace Car Windows

A broken car window is something every driver faces once in their life. If you are patient and have basic knowledge of tools, you can replace a car window thus saving money on window repair. Replacing a car window is not a difficult task, but simply one with many small steps. Many of these are ...

How to Strip and Refinish Your Deck

It is that time of year again. Time for backyard cookouts and pool parties. You are in full planning mode for a season of fun, but let’s not forget an important member of the outdoor team. If your deck is in good condition, you will be much more likely to enjoy all those hours outdoors. ...

Stripping and Removing Wallpaper the Easy Way

Wallpaper can turn plain walls into colorful works of art, but many people avoid wallpaper because they are under the impression that stripping and removing wallpaper isn’t easy. Hanging wallpaper doesn’t seem nearly as arduous since it’s something new and exciting, but stripping and removing old wallpaper is considered a chore. Wallpaper isn’t always easy ...

Stripping Antique Wood Furniture

For antique aficionados who are do-it-yourselfers stripping antique wood furniture is both creative process and a chore which begins with some uncertainty. Experience is usually the best teacher when it comes to furniture stripping. Whether you are a novice or a pro each new piece is a challenge which has the potential to yield beautiful ...

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How to Groom Your Jack Russell Terrier

Jack Russell Terriers come in three coat types: smooth, broken, and rough. The smooth coat is exactly what it sounds like: a short, smooth expanse of fur that lies flat along the body. The difference between rough and broken, however, can sometimes be harder to see. A JRT with a broken coat has a smooth ...

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Floor Stripping and Waxing

No matter how many times you show someone how to strip and wax a floor or how long a custodial staffer has stripped and waxed a floor in the past, the simple rule of thumb, as a supervisor, is to start from the beginning when teaching your custodial staff how to strip and wax a ...

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How to Strip Paint Off of Kitchen Cabinets

Most decorators tell people that if they want a change in their kitchens, paint the kitchen cabinets. What if you have already painted your kitchen cabinets several colors, and now want the original wood look? You have two options- you can spend about $3,000 or more on new cabinets, or if you are a little ...

How to Strip Paint from Wood

Stripping wood is a home improvement chore that not everyone has to do. Some people are perfectly fine with painted wood, and even enjoy it. But others like the beauty of natural wood, and prefer a stain. For older homes, there is often very interesting and unique woodwork, but it’s also more likely that one ...