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i've wanted to paint our wood floors for years now but my hubby might get more inspired by a cement floor like this...

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DIY Stained Concrete - How To Revitalize Any Concrete Surface

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When painting cement the paint tends to peel or crack over time. You can keep the paint stuck to the cement longer by giving the floor an initial coat of white vinegar before you paint it. Wait until the vinegar has dried and then paint. Using this simple trick will ensure that your painted floors will shine and be beautiful longer!

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5 Ways to Redo a Basement Laundry Room

Painted ceiling and floors in basement. It's still an unfinished space but clean and bright! Good budget basement re-do.

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Cement floor. Lightly sand cement, wash thoroughly. Dilute oil based paint *small Rustoleum with paint thinner. 1 paint/4-5 parts thinner. Wet floor w/water, small areas. Pour small amounts in random patterns. Lightly swirl colors. Don't overdo. Continue until floor is done. Let dry. This floor: dark brown, sand, gray. 2nd coat: rust, metallics and original color. Can add more coats. Let dry between. Polyurethane. Paint will be dull until poly is added.

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How To Paint Concrete UPDATED!! (Plus My Secret Cleaning Tip!) (Vintage Revivals)

Happy Monday my friends! You may or may not know that about a year and 1/2 ago I posted a really through tutorial for painting concrete/cement. Ivie’s floor was my first experience and its held up r

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