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After we applied two coats of paint (sanding lightly between each coat) we distressed the doors with a light grit sanding pad to give them an aged look.
We also applied a coat of Minwax® to these doors for extra protection.
You can get allot of information from one of these shows. Here's several places you can order mobile home repair stuff from.
Just describe what you need & they'll be glad to help.
It was in good shape, and we weren't prepared to replace our cabinets at this time (and probably never will be)The solution: We painted all of the cabinets and doors with a contractors bonding primer.
Keeper from NCTo Glinda: For people with allergies, you could probably use this product it's made to use in Schools, Hospitals & Industrial Kitchens.
Just make sure you wait for 48 hrs for your compound to dry and harden. For Laurel: The thin plastic strips cover the tacks or nails where they put the panels of the mobile home together.
Depending on how wide your gaps are it may be beneficial to cut a strip of wood for a filler then spackle over it. For bigger rooms, what do you do with the spaces/panels? Just because Zinsser 123 is safe AFTER it's been up & has dried & aired-out for several days, doesn't mean that it's safe for YOU to paint on yourself! Another product that's better than Kills is a latex type primer by Zinsser called Zinser Bullseye 123, or another product that I haven't used but have heard good things about is called: Gripper.* It would be wise for you to have someone else prime for you when the weather warms up a bit & you can open the windows up for several days in a row.
You may not consider “mobile home” and “luxury” to be words that commonly go together.
But after you see this complete remodel of a 1991 double-wide home located in California’s picturesque Napa Valley, you might change your mind.I moved into an older mobile home recently and in the living room it has wood paneling. If that is too much repair, live with the grooves, prime with an oil-based primer and then paint. If drywall it’s found behind the paneling either remove adhesive (if any) or if there is too much adhesive, cover it with new layer of ¼ "drywall, use quality stud finder to locate the studs and install ,if possible ,drywall horizontally.