THE SECRET TO PAINTING PERFECTLY SHARP LINES & STRIPES
Three easy steps to getting perfectly sharp paint lines every time!
Simple Ideas That Are Borderline Crafty - 30 Pics
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How to Paint a Room Fast
A veteran painting contractor shares his secrets on how to paint a room fast, yet producing first-rate results. You can easily master these techniques too, and get a professional-looking finish.
Painting Like a Pro - Step 1. 80% is the Prep Work
After years of painting rooms, I can tell you that 80% of a professional paint job is in the preparation. Let's start painting like a pro!
10 Painting Tips & Tricks You Never Knew (Part Two)
After sharing my paint secrets last month, I was so excited to find out how much ya'll loved them! Your enthusiasm reminded me that many of you are still learning just like I am....and I love that. I thought I would share a few more tips today, and hopefully answer a few questions that I frequently receive from readers. Some of these you might know, some you might not. Maybe you'll even have a few lightbulb moments like I did when I figured this stuff out. So, here are my 10 paint…
Use Plastic Wrap to Help Paint Tricky Places
We recently picked up this handy tip from Family Handyman that suggests using plastic wrap against tricky items in a room that can’t be moved. It would work great when painting small spaces in bathrooms, or the wall behind a radiator.It seems like one of those silly things that people come up with that make a situation more difficult — like an avocado knife, seriously, what’s wrong with a pairing knife? Or a spoon!
12 Tips for Choosing Paint Colors
As I shared earlier this week, I am in the middle of a huge overhaul of my office and craft room right now. (You can see the finished craft room makeover here.) I can share
How to Choose Gray Paint Colors (12th and White)
We have five different gray colors in our home...Silver FoxCoventry GrayBoothbay GrayStonington GrayDuxbury Gray Needless to say...I love gray walls! I pretty much always gravitate toward interiors w
Taking Color Inspiration Literally
Happy Friday! Quite a few of you have asked about the paint colors in the Retro Diamond Wall project, and I promise I wasn't ignoring the fact that they were left out, I just thought
Farrow & Ball’s Colorful Modern Molding Technique
The new Farrow & Ball colors for 2011 have been officially announced and they are very interesting — there is a certain intensity to the colors that makes even the “quiet” ones feel bold.