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Title:
Painting
Author:
Beneke, Jeff.
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Publication Information:
New York : Sterling Pub., [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
63 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780806970578
Format :
Book

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Grand Island Library TT320 .B46 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Summary

A room's color affects your mood, makes a room seem more spacious, and adds light and warmth. Painting a home is a big job, but it can last, and bring you pleasure, for a long time to come...if you do it right! In a few easy steps:
-- Get facts on painting both interior and exterior spaces.
-- Use the color wheel, and compare paint sheens, later and alkyd paints, primers, and sealers.
-- Estimate the quantity, and choose the correct brushes, rollers, pads, sprayers, ladders and scaffolding for your job.
-- Prepare surfaces properly, from removing the old paint to patching holes.
-- Know the best techniques for painting ceilings, walls, windows, doors, trim, moldings, base-boards, cabinet, and shutters.
-- Add attractive decorative touches by sponging, stenciling and more.
-- Bonus: tips on troublesbooting. Handle everything from peeling to touching up.


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