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...
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...
You Need to Do This Before Using a New Paint Roller Cover
Prior to using your brand new cover, you need to condition it. To do this, you'll want to place the...
10 Color Trends You’re Going to See This Year
From traditional grays with a twist to bold citrus hues, paint color trends in 2019 are all about the unexpected....
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.
12 Ways IKEA Is Acing the 2019 Pantone Color Living Coral
Described as "vibrant, yet mellow," Living Coral is Pantone's Color of the Year for 2019. The orangish-pinkish-reddish hue embraces warmth...
Make Hinges Look Like New in 3 Easy Steps
Go for the quick fix when you need to update your cabinet hinges and knobs, it's only three simple steps!
The Family Handyman learns how to use automotive tape from Chip Foose
The Family Handyman learns how to use automotive tape from Chip Foose, host of Velocity TV's "Overhaulin."
11 Great Tips for DIY Car Body Repair
Do you prefer to work on your car yourself? Do you like the idea of being able to fix a...
13 Color Trends You Need to Know for 2019
Keep up with the color trends with this sneak peek at hot hues for 2019.
How to Make a DIY Paint Booth
This homemade paint booth is easy to build, inexpensive and versatile.
An Excuse to Snack While Painting
Washing a roller cover between coats of paint is a waste of time and paint. So one of my painting...
DIY Dictionary: Tack Cloth
What's a tack cloth? A tack cloth or tack rag is a lint-free material—often gauze-like—impregnated with a tacky substance used...
How to Prevent (or Fix) This Common Painting Mistake
If you happen to slop some paint on varnished wood, don’t worry. Home centers carry liquid paint remover products for...
2 Brilliant Tips to Use With Every Painting Project
Paint mixers that you can chuck in a drill are nothing new, but I didn’t have one on hand for...
Hang ‘Em Out to Dry Ladder Drying Rack
Painting objects like louvered shutters can be a real problem.
The Paint Color That Can Sell Your House for $6,000 More
Who knew a bucket of paint could be worth so much money?