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12 Brilliant Ways to Use Paint Rollers Other Than Painting

You've probably used a paint roller to paint a wall. But did you know it can help with other DIY projects, too?

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Give Your Bathroom a New Look with Family Handyman Approved Aura Bath & Spa Paint

Remodels can be costly and become drawn out. But if you're looking for a quick way to breath new life...


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This Family Handyman Approved Paint Brush Makes Cutting in Easy

Looking for a sleek paint brush that can be used with any paint or stain?  Look no further than the...


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Our Favorite Things from the National Hardware Show

Check out some of our favorite products for DIYers from the 2022 National Hardware Show.


The Best Portable Air Compressors

Our favorite air compressors for whatever your pneumatic needs may be.

How to Build a DIY Radiator Cover

Give your old-fashioned radiators some style. It's really not that hard, even if you're new to DIY. We'll show you...


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9 Best Paints for Interior Walls

Choosing the right interior wall paint for your next room refresh can save you time and money. Here are some...

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7 Best Paints for Windows

Want to transform window panes, glassware, vases and other glass objects? You can do it with paint, but not just...


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9 Best Paint Edging Tools for Painting Trim

When painting a room, the biggest hassle is trimming around baseboards and ceilings. Work smarter, not harder, by picking the...


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Top Rated Painting Tools on Amazon

Spiff up your home this summer by stocking up on top-rated and highly reviewed painting tools and accessories available on...


When Is Amazon Prime Day 2021: What Every Shopper Needs to Know

The question on everyone's lips is, "When is Amazon Prime Day?" and rightfully so: Amazon Prime Day deals are quite...

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Can You Use Exterior Paint Inside?

If you're wondering whether you can use exterior paint indoors — or vice versa — we've got your answer: You...


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The Best Paint Trays and Buckets for Interior and Exterior Painting

Have a painting project on the horizon? Equipping yourself with the right paint tray will make any painting project easier,...


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9 Best Painters Drop Cloths and Tarps

Even the pros aren't immune to an occasional spill or splat. Painters drop cloths and tarps protect your floors and...


How to Paint Concrete Floors

Transform your concrete basement or garage floor with a fresh coat of paint.


A New Use for an Old Paintbrush

Check out how you can turn one tool into another!

How to Paint Your Front Door

Spruce up your house by painting your front door. It's an easy DIY project.


Toolipedia: Paint Roller Covers

Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about paint roller covers


Toolipedia: HVLP Paint Sprayer

Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about HVLP paint sprayer


Toolipedia: Paint Roller Frame

Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about paint rollers


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6 Best Paint Thinners for Any Job

When your project requires paint thinner, make the right choice for best results. These six options are good bets.


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Homeowner’s Guide to Paintbrushes

Choosing the right brush makes all the difference. Here's our list of the best paintbrushes to use for a variety...


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Compare Different Types of Paintbrushes

Using the right brush for the job is essential. And knowing which brush is best isn't complicated. Here's a rundown...


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Homeowner’s Guide to Paint Strippers and Removers

Get the answers to your questions about paint strippers — what they are, how they work, and which are best...

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8 Best Paint Buckets for Any Job

Discover what professional housepainters have known for years: Paint buckets can save you time and effort on your next painting...


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Homeowner’s Guide to Paint Rollers

They're the fuzziest tools in your DIY stash! We'll help you choose the right paint rollers and covers for all...


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Compare all the Paint Colors of the Year for 2022

Decorating your home can be transformative and inspiring. A splash of color on just one wall can uplift your mood,...


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Vintage Family Handyman Project from 1988: How to Make a Small Room Seem Larger

Family Handyman has helped DIYers improve their homes since 1951. As we celebrate our 70th anniversary, here are some vintage...


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5 Best Places to Buy Paint Online

Now you can repaint your home without going to the hardware store. These retailers make buying paint online easy.


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What to Know About Painter’s Tape

Masking off a room properly is the key to achieving razor-sharp lines and avoiding messy cleanup. Here's how to use...