Deck Maintenance Tips

Keep Your Deck Looking Dreamy During the summer and on into football season, your deck serves as an outdoor kitchen, a place for friendly get-togethers, and a calm place to relax after a long, hard day. You could even call the deck a second family room. With this in mind, taking excellent care of your deck space is important to …

How To Cottage Paint

Cottage Paint is a clay-based paint that drys to a silky matte finish and remains porous and easy to sand or wet distress when dry (It dries in about 15 minutes-an hour!) It adheres to just about any surface you can think of: wood, plastic, metal, brick, melamine, etc. It requires NO sanding, priming or stripping. NO prep work – just …

Adding a retardant

Zach recommends: Latex paints are easy to use and clean up with water. However, they tend to dry much faster than oil base paints. To achieve that oil base smoothness and the ease of latex we recommend adding a retardant when we custom mix your color. It will reduce brush marks and give you the ability to take your time …

Tired of scraping paint?

Zeke recommends: If you need to strip paint, you have come to the right place. Forget slow, expensive and dangerous heat guns and chemicals. We offer fast, ecologically safe paint stripping and removal tools that can be used by Professionals and Do-It-Yourselfers. The Paintshaver® Pro is the fastest, cleanest, most economical tool for stripping all coatings (including lead paint) from clapboards, …