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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    How to Remove Paint from Clothes

    Find out how to remove paint from clothes with these tried and true methods.

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    Stuff We Love: Restore Coat Flex Paint

    This unique paint brings new life to old leather and more


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    Family Handyman’s One-Coat Paint Test: Does it Work?

    Do one-coat paint and primer brands really work? We put them to test in our homeLAB to find out how...


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    14 Ideas for Painting Furniture

    Are you tired of some of your old furniture pieces? It's easy to give them new life with paint. Check...


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    5 Things to Consider Before Painting a Chalkboard Wall

    Chalkboard paint (which is not the same as chalk paint) is fun, versatile and easy to use.

    Before and After Spray Paint Photos That Will Blow You Away

    Looking for an easy DIY project? You won't believe these before-and-after spray paint photos!


    What to Know About Chalk Paint

    What to Know About Chalk Paint


    10 Colors You Shouldn’t Have in Your Home

    You'll regret adding these colors at home.


    5 Paint Colors That Make Your Home Look Dirty

    Here are five paint color pitfalls, and how to avoid them.


    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.


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    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...


    Pantone Officially Reveals the 2020 Color of the Year

    Pantone just named its "Color of the Year" for the first year of the new decade. Learn more about their...


    Check Out These Peel-and-Stick Paint Samples (Plus Other Painting Innovations)

    A new way to see paint samples, plus seven more tips, tools and apps that make choosing a paint color,...

    Everything to Know About Bathroom Paint

    As a professional painter, I always specify the use of bathroom paint on ceilings, walls and trim. I do this...


    The Best Colors for Small Bathrooms

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


    These Are the Best Paint Colors According to Science

    The science of genetics determines eye color and hair color, so why not let science dictate what color you paint...


    A Look Back at the Last Decade of Sherwin-Williams’ Color of the Year

    Do you take design inspiration from the annual color-of-the-year choices made by color gurus? Take a look at the pick...


    How to Paint a Garage Door

    Here's how to paint a garage door and get smooth, professional results.


    Mineral Spirits vs Paint Thinner

    Mineral spirits and paint thinner both work well, but thinner is cheaper


    New and Unusual Types of Wall Paint

    All paints are different because chemists tweak each component to balance performance for hundreds of different situations. All that tweaking...


    30 Painting Essentials You Should Have In Your Home by Age 30

    Whether you own or rent, DIY painting remains a great way to save money on home improvement. Compiling these 30...

    How to Paint a China Cabinet with Chalk Paint

    Once you discover the joy of chalk paint, it's hard to stop. (This is coming from a person who has...


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    How to Clean Paint Rollers and Tray

    Save time and money by learning how to clean your paint rollers and tray the right way—and without a lot...


    How to Repair Chipped Car Paint in 4 Simple Steps

    Repair your car's paint chip now before it mushrooms into a much bigger expense.


    Car Paint Repair: Get Touch Up Painting Done in 4 Quick Steps

    Fix-up those door dings and nicks in a jiffy with this car paint touch up process.


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    Extreme Temps Can Damage Paint. Here’s How to Prevent It

    Ever thought about winterizing your paint? You probably should and here's why.


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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:...