Painting cabinets may not be as easy as it looks
Touching up worn finishes around knobs calls for a delicate touch and special materials.
 
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How to take care of a brick kitchen floor
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How to repair a tilting brick retaining wall
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How to remove water stains from leather
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How to remove black mold from concrete
(The Washington Post, October 17, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to remove permanent marker lines from wood cabinets
(The Washington Post, October 10, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to stop a brass table from tarnishing
(The Washington Post, October 3, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
What to do with old (but stylish) eyeglasses
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How to clean old, dirty grout without damaging marble tiles
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to patch a driveway after the coating has cracked off
(The Washington Post, September 12, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to unclog a marble sink without damaging it
(The Washington Post, September 6, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to replace the sling on Samsonite patio furniture
(The Washington Post, August 29, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to clean the bricks above a fireplace
(The Washington Post, August 22, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to restore a carved wooden door
(The Washington Post, August 15, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to find pulls for vintage cabinets
(The Washington Post, August 8, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to restore an old rocking chair
(The Washington Post, August 1, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to repair or replace a rusty railing
(The Washington Post, July 25, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
Is it too late to repair this old deck furniture?
(The Washington Post, July 18, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to replace pool tiles that have fallen off
(The Washington Post, July 11, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to prepare a wood deck for refinishing
(The Washington Post, July 4, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to fix outdoor steps that are oozing a weird substance
(The Washington Post, June 27, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to repair a crumbling flagstone patio
(The Washington Post, June 20, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to repair an old basket from Africa
(The Washington Post, June 13, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to clean old tile grout that’s become unsightly
(The Washington Post, June 6, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to find a replacement globe for an old lamppost
(The Washington Post, May 30, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to repair strapping on a woven metal chair
(The Washington Post, May 23, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to professionally pack a delicate chandelier
(The Washington Post, May 16, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to get a 1960s wristwatch repaired
(The Washington Post, May 9, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to restore a yellowed plastic drawer front
(The Washington Post, May 2, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to restore a laminate countertop
(The Washington Post, April 25, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to restore a peeling kitchen cabinet
(The Washington Post, April 18, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to get a neon clock repaired
(The Washington Post, April 11, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to remove dirt from textured vinyl flooring
(The Washington Post, April 4, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to put the plump back into throw pillows
(The Washington Post, March 28, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to figure out why one bulb on a chandelier doesn’t match the others
(The Washington Post, March 21, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to get nail polish off carpeting
(The Washington Post, March 14, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
How to deal with mineral deposits on an aluminum shower door
(The Washington Post, March 7, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to rebalance a love seat sunken on one side
(The Washington Post, February 29, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to remove paint residue from bricks
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to remove wax buildup from wood
(The Washington Post, February 15, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to restore a badly stained laundry sink
(The Washington Post, February 8, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to remove copper stains from concrete
(The Washington Post, February 1, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to replace a kitchen drawer
(The Washington Post, January 27, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to remove moss from an asphalt roof
(The Washington Post, January 20, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to update a stone-facade fireplace
(The Washington Post, January 11, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to remove leaf stains from a concrete walkway
(The Washington Post, January 6, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
How to repair an old mirror
(The Washington Post, December 23, 2015; 8:00 AM)