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Use these painting tips to do a faster and neater job.
How To Open a Paint Can (and Everything Else You Need to Know)
Learn how to safely and securely detach (and attach) paint can lids without making a mess or ruining the can.
Paint Trim or Walls First? And Other Painting Questions Answered
Tips For Caulking
Painting Aluminum Siding
How to Paint a Ceiling
Paint a Room Without Making a Mess!
Best-Kept Secrets of Professional Painters
Learn how to paint like a pro and get great ideas for how to get...
How to Fix Peeling Paint
Strategies for making paint jobs last longer
Paint Brush Care: How To Clean Dried Paint Brushes
Don't throw away expensive paintbrushes—they can be saved!
Here’s a Trick to Help Save Solvent (the Earth, Too!)
Learn how to clean, save and re-use paint thinner to clean paintbrushes.
Trim Paint Tips for Smooth, Perfect Results!
Our best tips for painting trim perfectly. You'll learn how to trim paint like an expert!
Secrets to Using and Preserving Paint Brushes and Rollers
Old paint and paint brushes don't do well together .Follow these secrets from the pros...
The Property Brothers Say to Avoid These Two Colors for Your Walls
Before you grab that paint and roller, the Property Brothers want you to know not...
Reader Project: DIY Painting Platform
Tips for How to Use Painter’s Tape
Apply painter's tape faster and more effectively so you can get started painting sooner and...
Pro Tips For Selecting the Best Outdoor Paint or Stain
Make your paint job last longer with these pro tips
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 lead paint chips...
This Is the Proper Temperature To Paint Your Home
No paint cracks will occur if you do it at this temperature!
Why You Should Pre-Clean Your Paintbrushes
Learn how to make cleaning paint brushes much easier with just a little bit of prep work.
How to Match Wood Stain: Head to the Paint Store
This is the easiest, most accurate way to match wood stain for your project.
How to Clean Up Paint in Carpet
The absolute no-no in painting is spilling paint on the carpet. If it ever happens,...
An Excuse to Snack While Painting
Washing a roller cover between coats of paint is a waste of time and paint....
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Myth-Buster: The Right Way to Test Paint Colors
Love rich colors? Some hues need a special ingredient to come out right. Plus: See...
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....
11 Painting Shortcuts That Do More Harm Than Good
All painting projects, large or small, require diligent preparation and attention to detail. Taking shortcuts...
How to Use Every Last Drop of Leftover Paint
Don't throw your leftover paint away! Mix it up and save it for a primer later.