Painters

Paint like the pros with the industry’s top tips, techniques and insights from our experts at Family Handyman.

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    Here’s When to Know If It’s Time to Hire a Professional Painter

    It’s the age-old tale: Do it yourself, or hire a professional?

    How to Paint Concrete Floors

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


    5 Highest-paying States for Painters

    Take a look at these five states with the highest average professional painter salaries in the U.S.


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    5 Tips For A Successful Interior Painting Project

    A pro painter shares the five steps to a successful interior painting project.


    5 Things I Wish I Would Have Known as a Rookie Painter

    We talked to a painting pro to learn five things that rookie painters should know before kicking off their career.

    How to Become a House Painter

    People who learn how to become a house painter share a common endpoint: entrance into a rewarding, high-demand career.


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    Best-Kept Secrets of Professional Painters

    Learn how to paint like a pro and pick up some great tips for achieving a perfectly smooth and even...

    Tidy Tips From a Picky Painter

    You can tell a good paint job because the new wall paint is only on the wall. We asked a...


    Stuff We Love: Painting Tools (VIDEO)

    On this week's episode of Stuff We Love, Marty Dyck showcases three products that should be on every pro painter's...


    Toolipedia: Painter’s Tape

    Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about painter’s tape


    Five Reasons To Apply a Skim Coat

    Skim coating rejuvenates old walls, making them look new again.