Can You Paint Vinyl Windows?
Yes, you can paint vinyl windows. But no, we don't recommend it. Here's why.
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...
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...
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...
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....
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...
The Most Essential Products for New Homeowners
From cleaning supplies to tools, here's a list of everything you'll need for your new home.
6 Best Paints for Tile
No need pay thousands to freshen the look of a tiled kitchen or powder room wall. All it takes is...
9 Best Ceiling Paint Colors to Consider
Put down the white paint! Go bold with these ceiling paint color ideas that will take your room to the...
How to Paint Concrete Floors
Transform your concrete basement or garage floor with a fresh coat of paint.
How to Paint Your Front Door
Spruce up your house by painting your front door. It's an easy DIY project.
12 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $100
A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $100 you can make some...
10 Bad DIY Habits You Need to Stop Doing Immediately
These bad DIY habits might be costing you more than just time and money.
How to Paint a Room
Read on as we walk you through all the steps, from choosing the paint to cleaning up when you're done.
10-Minute House Repair and Home Maintenance Tips
Simple fixes to household headaches that take 10 minutes or less — these home repairs are quick and easy.
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.
How to Choose and Use Primer
Solve common paint coverage problems with these expert tips for choosing and using primer
How to Build a Dynamic Accent Wall
Turn a blank wall into a showpiece that transforms the entire room!
29 Painting Tool Hacks To Get Your Projects Rolling
Whether you’re changing the color of your walls, polishing jewelry or ripping a long board, these painting tool hacks will...
How to Use Paint Primer to Tackle the Toughest Problems
From stink and stains to less-than-perfect walls
How to Paint Wood Paneling
Yes, you can paint wood paneling. And, it can look terrific or it can look terrible. Use this step-by-step guide...
Washing Walls Before Painting Guide
Get your interior painting project off on the right foot by washing walls before painting them. Learn when this is...
What’s Not To Love About Green Wall Paint?
From dark and moody emerald, to light and airy sage; there is a perfect green paint for you. Green is...
How To Remove Layers of Old Paint On Your Walls
Learn how to get paint off walls before applying a fresh coat.
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.
How to Buy Better Trim Paint
We picked out 12 trim paints to try. After running tests and conferring with pro painters and industry experts, we...