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How to Apply Latex Over Oil-Based Paint

Learn how to determine if a door is covered with oil paint and, if so, how best to cover it with latex paint.

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Oil-Based Paints

Top 7 Oil-Based Paints Projects

  1. 1. Exterior Painting Preparation

    When painting the exterior of a house, learn these valuable tips that can save you time by preparing properly for the project, from DIY...

  2. 2. Differences in Water-Based, Oil-Based and Latex Paints

    Learn the differences in oil-based, water-based, and latex paints before starting a paint project.

  3. 3. Exterior Paint Selection

    Painting the exterior of your house may seem like a job for professionals, but with some basic knowledge of paints and motivation, doin...

  4. 4. How to Select Interior Paint

    Paint can liven up a room or set the mood to create a peaceful oasis. This DIY Basic explains how to select interior paint.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 5. The Best Paint for Your Money

    Learn tips from our DIY experts on how to get the best paint for your money.

  6. 6. How to Paint a Laminate Countertop

    An economical alternative to replacing laminate countertops is to paint over them. Your results will be surprisingly nice if you prepar...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate

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