Found 4 results for the keyword ‘Sticky’

  • Sticky Drawers

    No, don't rub soap on a wooden drawer to make it slip better. Soap is water soluble and will simply disappear with humidity. Use paraffin wax or candle wax. You can even find self adhesive Teflon tape (see photo) for a permanent slip on that sticky drawer -- after you have sanded it down to th...
  • Trimming a sticking door.

    Maria has a door that sticks and she is tired of having to use her hip to open the door, especially in the summer time. So let's look at a few tips about un-sticking doors.It is best to work at the time when it sticks the most. For Maria that is the summer time when the humidity is highest a...
  • What to do about pine sap oozing out of a deck?

    Donna lives in Georgian Bay, Ontario but has to share her deck with hornets that are attracted to the pine sap oozing out of her deck. What to do?Pine sap will not stop oozing until it has all crystallized inside the wood. This process can be accelerated with heat, but even kiln dried and aged b...
  • Weather Restrictions: Acoustical Sealant

    Connect to your favourite weather forecaster and look for the following conditions:   Category: Adhesives     Product: Acoustical Sealant Temperature Limitations: Product must be above +5 C (+40 F) -- but surface can be below freezing. Rain Limitations: Apply to a dry surface. Wind Limitatio...