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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Gray or Passé: The End of a Popular Paint Trend?

Gray has long been the go-to neutral for stylish interior palettes and staging success. So we asked the experts: Is gray here to stay? Or is it passé?

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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...


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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.


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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...


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...

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...


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...


10 Best Wall Paint Colors for the Home Interior

From light and airy, to dark and moody—we've got 10 tried-and-true interior wall paint colors that are guaranteed to make...


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10 Wall Painting Ideas You’ll Want to Add to Your Home

You want an accent wall that adds more than just a pop of color. You can paint a design that...


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How To Remove Layers of Old Paint On Your Walls

Learn how to get paint off walls before applying a fresh coat.


Simple Wall Stenciling

How to stencil a decorative border at the top of your walls.


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.


Door Refinishing: Painting Varnished Doors

Give a fresh look to an old varnished door.


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...


Glitter Paint for Walls: Would You Go There?

If you are this sparkle lover or if you live with one, then maybe it's time to take that affection...


How to Prepare Wood Trim for a Smooth Paint Job

Here's how to wash, sand, scrap and fill woodwork for a smooth finish.


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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...


14 Ways to Embellish Your Home With Metallic Paint

You can bring trendy, tasteful gold, bronze and silver into your home decor with metallic paint on the walls, accent...

11 Tips on How to Finish Wood Trim

Get top-quality results with these tips from an experienced pro.


Cure for Peeling Exterior Paint

Interior humidity and its effect on exterior paint.