should i paint my pergola black

paint or stain: which is right for your deck?

so which should you choose? search follow. facebook paint or stain: which is right for your deck? i was going to paint it and call it a day, but now my wife wants me to stain it to show

how to get rid of mold before exterior painting home

you must prepare the surface of your home before applying new paint. this includes removing peeling paint, sanding rough edges and removing dirt and mold. mold and mildew can commonly appear on

what colour should we paint our pergola?

what colour should we paint our pergola? bushliving. i probably should have mentioned we will have black aluminium pool fencing running along the top of the second retaining wall - so the real question is do we keep everything black pool fencing, horizontal fence, retaining walls and pergola or do we go with a dark or even light brown

painting concrete floors? follow these 3 key steps bob vila

3 key steps to a concrete floor refresh a fresh coat of color solves everything and it's easy when you can rely on strong, innovative tools that take the heavy lifting out of painting even a

painting a new pergola

can some people please give me some tips on painting a new pergola constructed of treated pine? i had previously used a decking stain on a previous pergola project and that was alright. i went to my local hardware store and they told me that any external paint would do the job.

the right colour to paint your deck

the only surface that i did not paint in the house we bought and renovated last spring was the deck. now that weve worn a couple spots running back and forth between the house and the office below i can see that it was formerly forest green. had it still been that colour, it would definitely have been on the list to re-paint asap. and now ive come to the conclusion that when i get it

colour confident: outdoor space and gardens

colour experts and garden designers on how painting a wall, fence or furniture can transform your outdoor space. choosing paint for a shed, patio wall or window frames is just like choosing a

efficient way to paint a pergola

efficient way to paint a pergola i am trying to come up with a more efficient way of painting wood pergolas. the issue we have is that it's just slow-going because all six sides of every piece of wood has to get painted, and because of the intersections of wood, you can't get into the corners with a roller, so we are constantly going from

tips for choosing exterior paint colors for your house

your exterior siding paint color doesn't need to match the roof, but it should harmonize. an expansive brick paver or cobblestone driveway with beautiful browns and reds may also have an influence on your selection of house colors. when choosing exterior paint, start with what's there already. house paint is easier to change than a roof or

should i paint exposed beams?

should i paint exposed beams? kylie bolton. i lived with it for 10 years and hated it . so my advice is paint it same colour as your ceiling, or sand it back to original timber and see if you can make it work by re staining it or leaving it natural . alternatively paint the beams black. the white beach house hamptons beam thing is so

what colour pergola?

hi i have a new pergola and laser lite roof being built next couple of days and i can't decide on the colour. the house is a traditional 80s reddish brown brick and my fence will be a colourbond classic cream. my first thought was to also do the pergola in classic cream with a similar roof ..but car

17 stylish arbor ideas better homes and gardens

while arbors are traditionally painted white or left their natural wood color, you can add extra eye-appeal by painting yours in bold, bright colors. they become a focal point and a work of garden art.