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Choosing Colors and Patterns

Wall coverings can have the biggest impact in a room's décor scheme, both in terms of design and, if you're not careful, your wallet. Fortunately, affordable new technologies and turnkey products are making it easier than ever to achieve professional, predictable results on a do-it-yourself...

Basements

Keep mold out of a finished basement by choosing moisture-resistant materials and finishes. Paperless drywall such as Georgia-Pacific's DensArmor Plus is a great choice for walls, as it doesn't contain the paper fiber that mold feeds on and resists the damaging effects of moisture.

Improvements for Small Kitchen Designs

Small kitchens can be a challenge, both to work in day-to-day and to work with when it comes to design decisions.

With a little thought and planning, however, you can make the most of your small kitchen space. Start by assessing the bones of your small kitchen, figuring out what can be moved...

Cleaning Mold

Mold impacts human health and the structural integrity of a home. If you find mold growing anywhere in your home, you must take immediate action by killing and removing the mold. By carefully cleaning the infected area, you can also help prevent the mold from returning.

The extent and type...

Kitchen Remodeling

People have been decorating with ceramic and clay tile for centuries. It's a building material as ancient as the clay harvested from the Nile River and as futuristic as the thermal glass used to protect today's space shuttles. But while tile is as durable as the centuries and as hi-tech as...

Walls and Ceilings

Repairing a damaged wall can be a tedious project, with several layers to mend and uneven results. 3M Patch Plus Primer helps eliminate these common challenges, with an innovative formula combining spackling and primer for a strong, even patch in just one step.

Traditional spackling compounds...