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Whether painting inside or outside, these articles will help you get professional results on all your house painting projects.
Self Stick Paint Shield
Do you hate cleaning up after painting?
How to Pressure Wash a House
Paint prep simplified
Painting Tips: How to Paint Faster
Professional secrets for a speedy, great-looking job
DIY Painting Clean Up Tips to Save You Time
Cut your painting clean up time in half with these great DIY tips for your next painting project.
How to Paint: Tips for a Perfect Paint Job
Anyone can paint a room, right? But not everyone knows the secrets to painting a...
Storing Paint Cans
No more crusty rims after learn this tip on how to store paint
Eliminate Paint Brush Marks
Two simple ways to eliminate paint brush marks on walls
Pro Paint and Wallpapering Tips
These tips will make your painting and wallpapering projects go faster and smoother and give...
Painting Preparation: Making Paint Last, Prepare the Surface
Prep tips and techniques for wood siding and trim
Avoid the cheap stuff: good paint lasts longer and covers better
Trim Painting Tips
Make your walls look perfect, your trim flawlessly smooth and your life drip-free.
How To Paint Faux Marble
Make old furniture feel new and luxurious with this easy-to-do painting technique!
How to Sponge Paint a Wall
Simple materials, simple technique, stunning results.
Paint Pizzazz: Decorative Painting Techniques
From dull to dramatic in one weekend
Cure for Peeling Exterior Paint
Interior humidity and its effect on exterior paint.
Professional Painting Tips
Veteran painter Butch Zang tells you his secrets for faster, easier and better results.
How To Choose Paint Colors
Choosing wall colors can be a time-consuming and frustrating task for homeowners-and that doesn't even...
11 Little-Known Painting Hacks from Our Expert Field Editors
We asked for real-world painting pointers—and got hundreds of great tips from our Field...
Techniques for Painting Windows That Will Save You Time and Energy
All of the advice for a long-lasting paint job on woodwork also applies to windows,...
Don’t Be Cheap! 10 Common Mistakes When Trying to Save Money Painting
DIY painting projects save you lots of cash (versus hiring a pro), so don't skimp...
House Painting Mistakes Almost Everyone Makes (and How to Avoid Them)
To help you avoid mistakes on your next paint job, we put together this list...
Painting Tips and Tricks
Paint fast - and clean!
Tips for Faster, Neater Painting
Save time and cut the mess with these pro tips
Masking Tape Layout for Shimmery Stripes
Figure A: Masking tape layout from Paint Pizzazz!