painting tips

  1. Home Improvement

    What paint works best for damp areas?

    Do you have a damp wall in need of some TLC? Though it’s not recommended to paint damp walls, there are some things you should know...
  2. Home Improvement

    What does this paint gadget do?

    It probably comes as no shock that painting a room yourself is far less expensive than hiring someone to do it for you. But there's...
  3. Home Improvement

    Top 10 paint colors for bathrooms

    Whether you're painting the powder room or embarking on a total transformation of your at-home spa, choosing the right color is...
  4. Home Improvement

    Top 10 paint colors for master bedrooms

    Your bedroom is a sanctuary, which is why the paint color on your walls should be something you love. Here are 10 paint-color...
  5. Home Improvement

    Paintbrush breakdown: Get the right brush for the job

    With a wall of paintbrushes at most home-improvement stores, how do you know which one is best for your project? Here's a breakdown...
  6. Home Improvement

    Lowe's expert Q&A: Paint edition

    Painting a room is a process that's easier said than done. We asked common questions people have when painting a room and had an...
  7. Home Improvement

    10 Weekend paint projects bloggers have shared

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    Are you ready to add a unique paint design to your home? Bloggers show us their most fascinating weekend paint projects.
  8. Color and paint

    5 Cool ways to use gray paint

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    It's official -- gray has bypassed beige as the go-to neutral paint color for 2012. (Hooray!) Think outside the box when...
  9. Home

    Choosing a color palette for your living room

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    The living space just doesn't feel right until you've found the perfect color palette. Talented design experts weigh in to help you...
  10. Color and paint

    5 Fun paint techniques for your walls

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    Accent walls are a great way to bring life to a room. When most people think of an accent wall, they think of one wall that’s...
  11. Decorating How-tos

    How to use chalkboard paint

    Chalkboard walls are popping up everywhere. Chalkboard paint is readily available in a variety of colors and is one of the easiest...
  12. School Supplies

    Special dry-erase paint is fun and functional

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    You can make almost any wall or door a dry-erase board with a special paint. Great for home offices and kids’ rooms, this DIY...
  13. Going Green

    New eco-friendly paints

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    A new coat of paint is an easy way to refresh a room, a piece of furniture, home decor accessories or even the inside of a closet!...
  14. Bed and bath

    Cool decor for a kid’s bedroom

    If your child has been begging for a bedroom makeover, you’re in luck! The following tips will give you plenty of inspiration for...
  15. Home Improvement

    How to spray paint furniture for a professional look

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    If you're feeling bored with your current furniture, or perhaps it has simply seen better days, there's no better way than spray...
  16. SheKnows TV: SheKnows HomeStretch

    Tips for painting garage doors

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    Does your garage need a facelift? Try painting the garage door! A new coat of paint on the door will do wonders for your garage and...
  17. Home Improvement

    Painting with tape

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    Bold patterns have made a major comeback in the interior design world, but the best decorators aren’t reserving the trend for...
  18. Organizing and Repair How-tos

    How to create an accent door

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    A beautifully painted accent door can dramatically increase your home’s curb appeal. Make an unforgettable first impression with a...
  19. Decorating How-tos

    How to paint a room

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    The fastest and least expensive way to bring new life to any space is to add a fresh coat of paint. If you are looking to give your...
  20. Decorating How-tos

    How to repaint furniture

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    Before you send that chipped, outdated or damaged piece of furniture to the trash, consider a quick and easy update with a fresh...