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Trim Painting Tips For Smooth and Perfect Results
Our best tips for painting trim perfectly
Top Tips for Choosing Paint Colors
How to choose the right colors inside and out
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Tips For Caulking
Use these tips for perfect results every time!
How to Paint a Ceiling
A professional home painter shares his tips for painting both smooth and textured ceilings, with equipment recommendations and tricks of the…
Paint a Room Without Making a Mess!
Protect against spills, splatters and other disasters!QA
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 go faster with less hassle too.
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 Editors. Here are 11 of our favorites.
Tips for How to Use Painters Tape
Apply painters tape faster and more effectively so you can get started painting sooner and make fewer mistakes.
11 Wall Painting Shortcuts That Do More Harm Than Good
All painting projects, large or small, require diligent preparation and attention to detail. Taking shortcuts leads to a disappointing paint job…
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 on the paint or painting tools. Chintzy paint and tools…
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 gathered from painting experts, The Family Handyman editors and our…