Exterior Paint: Satin or Flat?
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Exterior Paint: Satin or Flat?

When you paint your house exterior, which sheen should you use–flat or a satin finish? Since your home’s exterior is subjected to major stresses such as rain, snow, UV…

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How to Paint Baseboards
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How to Paint Baseboards

Painting your baseboards is one of the top remodeling projects you can do for a room that takes less than four hours and will help it sparkle like…

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Buyer’s Guide to Home Depot Paint
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Buyer’s Guide to Home Depot Paint

If you are standing in Home Depot’s paint section now, you may be wondering which of the two brands to choose from: Behr or Glidden. You might even be…

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Painting Tile Is One Alternative to Full Replacement?
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Painting Tile Is One Alternative to Full Replacement?

Painting tile seems like the ultimate win-win solution for nasty–or just tired–tiles in your bathroom or kitchen.  After all, tile is permanent. Tile installed by Romans is still…

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What Is the Best Ceiling Paint?
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What Is the Best Ceiling Paint?

Ceiling paint is one of those rare paint products (along with bathroom paint) that announces right there on the label where it is supposed to be applied. Search all…

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All About Low-VOC Ceramic Wall Paint
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All About Low-VOC Ceramic Wall Paint

No, ceramic paint is not intended to use on ceramic stoneware or tiles. This is a wall paint intended for use around the home, on walls, ceilings, and…

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Learn the Cutting-In Technique for Trim Painting
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Learn the Cutting-In Technique for Trim Painting

Do you hate painting prep? Does putting down floor cloths and removing light switch covers and receptacle covers feel like wasted time? Is your worst fear applying masking tape alongside window…

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Options For Stripping Exterior Paint
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Options For Stripping Exterior Paint

When the paint is peeling on a house, many homeowners opt for covering it with vinyl siding. But if you’ve got an old house with a great exterior,…

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Learn to Choose the Right Sandpaper Grit For Smoother Results
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Learn to Choose the Right Sandpaper Grit For Smoother Results

You may have some nice trim or a cabinet or furniture piece you need to sand in preparation for painting or staining. If you choose a sandpaper grit that’s…

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Easy Ways to Stretch Your Decorating Budget With Color
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Easy Ways to Stretch Your Decorating Budget With Color

Decorating inspiration is beautiful and colorful, and it’s everywhere. Beautiful images from social media like Pinterest and design sites can inspire you to makeover your space, but the reality…

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