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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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 a look at 10 of their awesome indoor projects.

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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....


Last Chance to Save Big on Amazon Prime Day Deals

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...


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.

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9 Kids’ Room Paint Color Ideas

Put away that boring white paint! These playful kids' room color ideas come from every part of the rainbow.


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...


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10 Best Basement Paint Colors

Turn your basement into a cozy retreat with these fresh and inviting paint color ideas.


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.


8 Garage Paint Ideas to Consider Inside and Out

Want to upgrade your garage? Check out these clever ideas for painting your garage. Including garage door, floor and wall...


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20 Tips on How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

If you want to upgrade your kitchen without spending a lot of money, knowing how to paint kitchen cabinets is...


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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.


Living Room Paint Ideas Guaranteed to Transform Your Space

Trade out the old for something new and modern. These living room paint ideas are guaranteed to transform your space.

The Best Colors for Small Bathrooms

These are the top paint color choices for making a small bathroom look bigger.


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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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10 Ideas for Painting a Boy’s Bedroom

Traditional to modern, action-packed to Zen. Check out these 10 boy's bedroom paint ideas and choose the one that best...


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10 Super-Cool Ideas for Painting a Girl’s Bedroom

Color, pattern, details and more. Check out these easy girl's room paint ideas to make your child's room as unique...


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Find the Best Garage Door Paint For Your Home

Painting your garage door significantly improves curb appeal without doing much damage to your pocketbook. The only real question is:...


Best Home Office Paint Colors

These office paint colors are a great way to show off your personality and, in some cases, boost productivity.


Best Dining Room Colors This Year

The best dining room colors help you create the right mood while also supporting the flow of your home.

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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.


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Best Garage Floor Paint Options to Know About

Here are the best garage floor paint options to consider, depending on your project.


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Easy Weekend Projects to Increase the Value of Your Home

Whether you paint your front door or add potted plants, these home improvement ideas can turn your house from not-too-hot...


The Top Paint Colors for 2018

If you're looking to spruce up the kitchen, living room or even your home's exterior, choosing paint colors can be...


How to Pressure Wash a House

Paint prep simplified