Question about Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

I have four brass finish celling fan in my new home and I need them to be brown finish, can they be refinished?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Genius:

    An expert who has answered 1,000 questions.

  • Master
  • 2,920 Answers

Yes they can be refinished but would need sanded to hold the new finish.

Posted on Jan 22, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a Hampton ceiling fan, its got a four wire fan switch, home depot gave me a Westinghouse 77286 with L, 1, 2, 3 wire points the fan has a black, purple,brown and gray wire. What goes were?


Just because the switch looks the same on the outside doesn't mean it's the same on the inside. You should have written the info down before removing the old switch. Anyway, try this;
Black - L Brown - 1 Purple - 2 gray - 3
If this doesn't work you probably have the wrong switch.

Feb 10, 2015 | Hampton Bay Dryers

1 Answer

Looking for hampton bay sibley 52 in vintage brass ceiling fan 46796


Have Hampton Bay Sibley 52" Ceiling Fan brand new in box for sale. ski 082392467968 vintage brass finish w/ single beige linen globe.
coronaxtr@hotmail.com

Jun 25, 2012 | Dryers

1 Answer

My brass bathroom basin is old and discolored, but the cabinet is in great shape . can i paint the interior of the basin


Yes, but you may not like it. Assuming this bowl is solid brass, you have 3 options. 1. To make it appear fabulous you can shine up the whole thing with steel wool to remove the entire original finish. Work through steel wool grades from medium to very fine and then using brass polish. This will make it look great, but you will have to repeat this every month or so because it will repeatedly tarnish. 2. After cleaning it up the first time you can use a spray lacquer to seal it. (Mask off the surrounding stuff!) This will not be nearly as durable as the original clear finish, but it will remain nice much longer than using no finish, and it will make it harder to polish up again next time. 3. You can remove the bowl and have it professionally refinished. This is expensive but will give you durability somewhere between option 2 and the original finish. My suggestion is to first confirm that it is solid brass. Try a magnet first, it it sticks you have brass plated steel which will show through if you try to polish it up. Even if the magnet does not stick, try making a deep scratch on the underside of the bowl and looking for telltale silver color of aluminum or zinc. If it's solid brass, go with option 1. If it requires re-shining more often than you would like, then go to option 2. If it is not solid brass, then you can paint it, but it won't look good or last very long.
Good luck.

Aug 18, 2010 | Whitehaus Smooth Oval Undermount Bathroom...

1 Answer

Hampton bay vaulted ceiling mount adapter? Do they exist?


If you have a Menards Home Hardware store in your area they will stock this item. Home Depot, Lowes, & Sears Home Centers may have them too

Apr 15, 2010 | Hunter Vaulted Ceiling Mount - Bright...

1 Answer

Ceiling fans turn themselves on.


Hello :

I don't want to scare you . But when your fans turn themselves on , that means there's someone else at home . Why I'm saying that ? It seems that you have a problem in home electrical wiring connections . You need to make test . You can stay in the room where are the fans and send someone else the turn on switches at home one after another until you find which switch is turning the fans on . You need an Electrician to correct this error at home and to wibe ghosts out .

good luck .

rate please .

Mar 20, 2010 | Hampton Bay 52 In.Carriage House II in...

2 Answers

Zing ear switch from a hampton bay ceiling


Did you try Home Depot, Lowes, or any lighting supply store. It's a pretty common item, so they should all stock it

Dec 12, 2009 | Hampton Bay 52 In.Carriage House II in...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Heating & Cooling Logo

Related Topics:

83 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Heating & Cooling Experts

paulcarew

Level 3 Expert

2430 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Donni Steen

Level 3 Expert

659 Answers

Are you a Heating and Cooling Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...