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    PAINTING CONCRETE FLOORS DIY & FAQ

    By Plascon SA | Apr 28, 2015
    I have used Plascon Floor Paint before but would like a glossier finish and would like to know if I can use your gloss enamel for painting concrete floors, and if not, how do I achieve a high gloss finish with your Floorpaints?
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    WHITE WASH - ALL YOUR FAQ'S ANSWERED

    By Plascon SA | Mar 31, 2015
    Use paint stripper and a scraper to remove any varnish from the wood. Pour hot water over the stripper to remove any stubborn bits.
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    MOISTURE IN MY BATHROOM! NOW WHAT?

    By Plascon SA | Aug 05, 2014
    The problem seems to be a leak in the wall of my shower. Can I repair water damage, rising damp or moisture caused by pipes in the walls, or is it something that the experts should look at?
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    STORING PAINT BRUSHES & ROLLERS

    By Plascon SA | Jul 17, 2014
    Your DIY guide to properly storing paint brushes and rollers to ensure long-term use.
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    LINSEED OIL USES AND LIMITATIONS

    By Evan Kotton | Oct 02, 2013
    Linseed oil is a slow drying liquid with good preservative properties and water resistance. However, there are application issues and other related problems. It is extracted from the flax seed and is packaged in its natural state.
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    RESTORING WOOD FURNITURE – DIY WOOD TRICKS

    By Plascon SA | Aug 13, 2013
    Many have gone about restoring wood furniture using nothing more than Canola oil and vinegar. If you think about this process of restoring wood – the oil serves to nourish while the acetic acid in vinegar breaks down any wax or polish residue on the surface.
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    REPAINTING PALISADE FENCING

    By Plascon SA | Aug 07, 2013
    A step-by-step DIY guide to repainting palisade fencing.
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    HOW TO LOAD A PAINT BRUSH

    By Plascon SA | May 10, 2013
    Here are some useful information on how to load a paint brush as well as a guide to understanding paint bristles
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    REPAINTING GUTTERS

    By Plascon SA | Apr 02, 2013
    A step-by-step DIY guide to repainting gutters.
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    SOLVENTS LIST: DIFFERENCES & USES

    By Evan Kotton | Feb 10, 2013
    A comprehensive list of different solvents and their uses.
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    LADDER SAFETY GUIDE

    By Plascon SA | Feb 10, 2013
    Selecting the correct ladder for the job at hand is important to complete the job as safely and efficiently as possible. When selecting a ladder, consider its features and how it meets the job. Always consider the highest duty rating and weight limit needed, as well as the height requirements. A ladder that is too long or too short does not allow the work surface to be reached easily or comfortably.
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    REPAINTING CEILINGS

    By Evan Kotton | Jan 20, 2013
    A step-by-step DIY guide to repainting ceilings
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