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Whether painting inside or outside, these articles will help you get professional results on all your house painting projects.
How to Clean Up Paint in Carpet
The absolute no-no in painting is spilling paint on the carpet. If it ever happens, scrub it out with this household item.
Make Hinges Look Like New in 3 Easy Steps
Door Refinishing: Painting Varnished Doors
Restore Rusty Metal Before Painting
Why You Should Start Painting Your Ceilings with Color
How to Get Rid of Leftover Paint
Is it Safe to Paint an Old Radiator?
Is it safe to paint an old radiator?
Great Tips for Painting Doors
Painting doors? Proper preparation, the right tools and materials and good technique result in a...
How to Paint a Ceiling
A professional home painter shares his tips for painting both smooth and textured ceilings, with...
Trim Painting Tips For Smooth and Perfect Results
Our best tips for painting trim perfectly
Paint Trim or Walls First? And Other Painting Questions Answered
Professional painters share their secrets for producing a great-looking interior paint job. The work will...
The Best Tips for Cutting in Paint
Where beginners run into trouble is cutting in along ceilings, moldings and other areas that...
How to Paint a Room Fast
A veteran painting contractor shares his secrets on how to paint a room fast, yet...
13 Color Trends You Need to Know for 2019
Keep up with the color trends with this sneak peek at hot hues for 2019.
Best-Kept Secrets of Professional Painters
Great ideas for how to get a perfectly smooth and even paint job.
An Excuse to Snack While Painting
Washing a roller cover between coats of paint is a waste of time and paint....
Painting Aluminum Siding
The right preparation is the key to get a better finish
Pro Tips For Selecting the Best Outdoor Paint or Stain
Make your paint job last longer
11 Painting Shortcuts That Do More Harm Than Good
All painting projects, large or small, require diligent preparation and attention to detail. Taking shortcuts...
Tips for How to Use Painters Tape
Apply painters tape faster and more effectively so you can get started painting sooner and...
Myth-Buster: The Right Way to Test Paint Colors
Love rich colors? Some hues need a special ingredient to come out right. Plus: See...
14 Ways to Minimize Lead Paint Exposure and Avoid Paint Poisoning in Older Homes
Lead paint is dangerous, especially for small children, who might eat crumbling paint chips or...
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10 Things You Need to Know Before Spray Painting
You've most likely never heard of Bonnie Seymour, but she did you a huge favor....
DIY Dictionary: Tack Cloth
What's a tack cloth? A tack cloth or tack rag is a lint-free material—often...
Safe and Healthy Spray Painting Tips
Protect your health and future with a dust mask rated for chemical vapors
Painting With an Airless Sprayer
It’s the best way to complete big paint jobs fast or apply a glass-smooth finish