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
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....
How to Paint Concrete Floors
Transform your concrete basement or garage floor with a fresh coat of paint.
We Tried Benjamin Moore’s 2021 Paint Color of the Year
Aegean Teal caught the attention of our team here at Family Handyman. Here's why we love it.
Compare All the Paint Colors of the Year for 2023
All there is to know and love about this year's crop of paint Colors of the Year, plus ideas on...
How to Build a Dynamic Accent Wall
Turn a blank wall into a showpiece that transforms the entire room!
How To Open a Paint Can (and Everything Else You Need to Know)
Learn how to safely and securely detach (and attach) paint can lids without making a mess or ruining the can.
Here’s a Trick to Help Save Solvent (the Earth, Too!)
Learn how to clean, save and re-use paint thinner to clean paintbrushes.
Everything You Need to Know About Mural Wall Painting
If you've always wanted to paint a mural in your home, these tips and tricks from a pro are just...
How to Remove Paint from Wood Floors
If you or someone else has accidentally gotten paint on your wood floors, your next DIY project is removing that...
Antique Painted Cabinets: Tips and Techniques to Try at Home
Update the look of your kitchen by giving your existing cabinets a new, yet old look. Antique painted cabinets give...
How To Remove Layers of Old Paint On Your Walls
Learn how to get paint off walls before applying a fresh coat.
Safe and Healthy Spray Painting Tips
Protect your health and future with a dust mask rated for chemical vapors
How to Choose and Use Painter’s Tape
Apply painter's tape faster and more effectively so you can start painting sooner and make fewer mistakes.
Trendy Paint Patterns to Spice Up Walls
If you're looking for a less permanent pattern than wallpaper, look no further than these trendy patterns for wall paint...
Decorative Painting Tips
Even a novice can create designer effects with these easy-to-use painting tools.
Is it Safe to Paint an Old Radiator?
The short answer is yes. But there are some tips to know, such as how to prep the radiator for...
How to Match Wood Stain: Head to the Paint Store
This is the easiest, most accurate way to match wood stain for your project.
How to Prepare Wood Trim for a Smooth Paint Job
Here's how to wash, sand, scrap and fill woodwork for a smooth finish.
Myth-Buster: The Right Way to Test Paint Colors
Love rich colors? Some hues need a special ingredient to come out right. Plus: See what 5 pros say about...