I Tried Slobproof Touch-Up Paint Pens From Amazon to Fix Chips in My Walls
Make your space look new again with the help of a refillable touch-up paint pen, like this option from Slobproof.
Purdy Paint Brushes (Like the XL Cub) Make Cutting in Easy
Looking for quality painting tools that can be used with paint or stain? Check out Purdy paint brushes for your...
The 6 Best Wipe-On Wood Finishes
The ease of application and breathtaking results make wipe-on wood finishes beloved by pro and beginner woodworkers alike. These are...
Tips for Saving Money by DIYing Trim
Save hundreds by making your own DIY trim. Here's how to do it.
Trim Carpentry Tips
Trimming is detailed work that requires patience, skill and just a little bit of a perfectionism. Here are some great...
Push Sticks Prevent Impalement
You can prevent injuries (and potential impalement) when using a table saw by building a small push stick. Learn how...
10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $250
A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $250 you can make some...
12 Tips for Bending Metal with a Bending Brake
A metal brake is the tool for bending custom metal flashing and decorative trim. Every siding contractor and most roofers...
Best Practices for Trim Removal
There’s an art to removing trim. Learn how to salvage the trim you want, while keeping the collateral damage to...
How to Paint a Room
Read on as we walk you through all the steps, from choosing the paint to cleaning up when you're done.
What to Know About Coping Trim
Here's a quick little rundown on what to know about coping trim for inside corners.
A Full Guide to Maintenance-Free Aluminum Soffit Installation
You'll never have to paint the roof overhangs again!
Interior Trim Work Basics
All the trim basics from start to finish, plus a clever way to get those miters tight
How to Cope Joints for Wood Corner Trim
Professional techniques for coping perfect molding and trim joints.
How to Install Baseboard Molding, Even on Crooked Walls
Wall molding: Install great-looking baseboards on any problem wall.
What Is a Chop Saw?
A chop saw (a.k.a. a miter saw) is a power tool made especially for accurate crosscutting of trim and lumber...
Everything to Know About Bathroom Paint
As a professional painter, I always specify the use of bathroom paint on ceilings, walls and trim. I do this...
13 ‘Cutting Edge’ Table Saw Tips
Straight from top pro woodworkers—ultra-clever tips for getting the most from your table saw.
Trim Paint Tips for Smooth and Flawless Results
Our best tips for painting trim perfectly. You'll learn how to trim paint like an expert!
Create Smooth Walls: A Mudslinger’s Guide
Our pro taper shares his three-day, step-by-step taping routine. He gave us some great tips that will help you end...
Could You Have Made it in Construction With These Tools From 1951?
A collection of ads for tools that were, at some point, on the cutting edge of technology. Things have changed...
How to Choose and Use Painter’s Tape
Apply painter's tape faster and more effectively so you can start painting sooner and make fewer mistakes.
10 New Trends in Wood Trim
Is the trim in your living room looking a bit drab? Maybe your exterior trim needs a fresh coat of...