Tag: DIY

So What, Exactly, is Shiplap?
Posted on 04/21/2019
So What, Exactly, is Shiplap?
If you’ve spent any time watching home shows over the last few seasons, you’ll have heard the term “shiplap” to describe a wall feature. But what is shiplap, and why is it a coveted wallcovering? Historic shiplap By definition, “shiplap” is lumber planking milled with a rabbeted joint along the length of the top and bottom horizontal-edges designed...
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Are You Picking the Right Paint?
Posted on 01/16/2019
Are You Picking the Right Paint?
FIRST OF ALL ...make sure to use a low VOC paint . Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are organic chemicals that have a high vapor pressure at ordinary room temperature. You MUST use a low VOC paint . VOC's are extremely hazardous. The EPA explains VOCs, and the dangers they pose to our health. Please please please USE LOW...
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