A Trick for Storing Paint Brushes Overnight
A clever way to keep paint brushes from drying out.
8 Great Painting Tips
Use these tips to make your painting projects go quicker and stress-free.Use these tips to make your painting projects go quicker and…
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The Family Handyman is proud to announce the DIY University. Courses that give you the confidence and know-how to get the job done right.
How to Choose and Use Primer: Drywall & Paint
Three painting pros recommend the best primers to solve common painting problems, including stains on walls, moisture damage, old painted…
Painting With an Airless Sprayer
Learn how to use an airless paint sprayer to paint faster with perfectly smooth results. We show you how the machine works, good painting…
How to Prepare for House Painting
We’ll show you how to prepare your house for painting and make your paint job last longer. Careful prep work on these trouble spots will…
30 Tips for Painting Almost Anything
You can transform just about anything with paint and a little imagination. Leather, concrete, appliances—you can paint them all! Here's how,…
How to Paint Furniture: Farmhouse Style Chair
This chair looks lived in and loved with layers of patina and gray-toned white paint. Find materials and steps for this simple furniture…
Close Paint Cans with Less Mess
It’s no secret that painting projects are messy, especially when pouring paint from the paint can into a smaller container or roller tray and…
Anti Slip Paint
Buy a slip-resistant additive for a stair paint to make steps less slippery. It's easy and inexpensive.
How To Paint a Gingham Wall
Learn how to paint perfect stripes to achieve a fun gingham pattern for an accent wall.
Mess-Free House Painting Hack
This house painting tip costs nothing and can save you $1,000s.