Painting

When it comes to home improvement, there ARE not many things that can transform the entire mood of a room like a good paint job.

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5 Eye-Catching Window Painting Ideas

Whether you like going big or prefer something more modest, these paint tips will give your windows a little extra character.

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6 Most Innovative Paint Technologies

Painting the interior or exterior of a home keeps getting easier, and paint quality keeps improving. Check out these six...


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Can You Paint Vinyl Windows?

Yes, you can paint vinyl windows. But no, we don't recommend it. Here's why.


Best Paint for Bathroom Walls

Confused about which paint to use in your home's dampest environment? We asked an expert about how to choose the...


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How To Paint Stucco

When the outside of your stucco home needs a refresh, reach for the paint and follow these step-by-step directions for...

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9 DIY Painted Stairs Ideas

Updating your stairs with paint is a budget-friendly solution offering endless possibilities. Check out these stylish painted stairs from Instagram.


Family Handyman Reader Projects: Indoor Spaces

Family Handyman readers were busy during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown in 2020, diving into their to-do lists. Here we take...

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How Much Does It Cost To Paint the Interior of a House?

The money spent to paint the interior of your house is well worth it. Whether you hire a pro or...


Best Faux Painting Techniques

Check out these brilliant faux painting techniques DIYers can use on a variety of different surfaces. These tips will save...


10 Ideas for Using Pantone’s Ultra-Violet 2018 Color of the Year in Your House

If you're looking for an inexpensive way to liven up a tired room, ultra-violet is a dramatic and complex choice....


Top 10 Grays for Your Walls

Gray paint has been at the top of the color trends for a few years, and it's not going anywhere....

Chalk Paint, Milk, Mineral or Latex—Which Paint is Best for Your Refinishing Project?

The rise in popularity of chalk-based refinishing paints has made it easier than ever to take on a paint project...


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?


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There is Still Time to Paint Your House, Which Color Should You Choose?

Find the right exterior paint color for your home and check out tips on how to paint a home exterior


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15 Tips for Painting Outdoor Furniture

This year, consider giving your outdoor furniture a fresh look with paint. Whether you're working with wood, metal or plastic...


Why You Should Start Painting Your Ceilings with Color

Why you should paint ceilings a color

Painting Your Home This Summer? Here are the 19 Most Popular Exterior Colors

Revive your house with one of these popular home exterior paint choices.


How To Paint a Gingham Wall

Like the idea of a patterned accent wall, but don't want to mess with wallpaper? Try this easy tutorial on...


Create a Faux Brick Accent Wall with Paint in 4 Easy Steps

Want a brick or stone accent wall without the commitment and hassle of masonry? Try this DIY faux brick accent...


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Joanna Gaines Released a New Line of Paint. Here Are The Colors

Joanna Gaines Releases a New Line of Paint. Here Are The Colors


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What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home

When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....


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Today is the final day to save on the best deals for DIYers


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5 Best Paint Colors for Kitchens

Select a classic kitchen color combination from among these top five perennial favorites, as chosen by interior designers and color...


Best Paint for Kitchen Cabinets: How to Choose the Right Paint

Choosing the best paint for kitchen cabinets doesn't have to be difficult. Learn about the best paint for kitchen cabinets.

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7 Deck Paint and Stain Color Ideas

Create the deck of your dreams with these paint and stain color ideas — tried and true, beautiful blue and...


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6 Best Ceiling Paints

Painting a ceiling isn't as difficult as you might think. With the right paint and a few helpful hints, you...


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What’s the Difference Between Interior and Exterior Paint?

They're both intended to beautify our homes, but interior and exterior paints are not interchangeable. Here's why.


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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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Best Home Gym Paint Colors for 2022

Home gyms are hotter than ever for ripping reps to mastering meditation. Here are our best paint color picks for...


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Should I Paint My House to Increase Its Resale Value?

If your home is about to hit the real estate market, a fresh coat of paint could be the ticket...