Combining multiple colors on a single wall to create an ombre effect can seem daunting, but with a little advice you can create an impressive accent wall in any room.
Here's how to choose the correct paintbrush for your project, with practical advice, a helpful video and lots of great tips so that your brush will be right for your paint and wall, woodwork, molding or surface.
Look here for girly purple wall painting ideas, including colorblocks, animal prints, stripes, fanciful freehand designs, and more. Videos included!
A guide to painting brick siding on your home. Considerations, and a general how-to guide. Covers the essential steps and information to successfully paint your house.
Sherwin Williams Duration is a popular paint available for interior and exterior use. Read my review to find out how Duration performs and whether it's worth the cost.
You only need a few simple supplies to help you remove a wallpaper border without damaging your walls. See the step-by-step instructions below.
Painting kitchen cabinets is a project that calls for only the best paints that are going to last and look great. Read my two reviews about kitchen cabinet paint from Sherwin Williams.
Painting varnished wood involves thorough prep work to get a durable, professional finish. Check out these tips for prepping and painting over stained and varnished wood.
For a beautiful, colorful textured wall, all you need is a paint roller and a plastic bag. Here's how to do it.
Planning to repair peeling paint in your home? Learn how to fix the flaking paint problem on your walls or ceiling. See how to remove the old paint, prepare the surfaces, and repaint them.
A stain highlights the natural grain of a wood fence while also protecting its surface. Check out my tips for applying wood-fence stain.
Step by step instructions on how to paint wood paneling as well as selecting your paint color for the job.
This is my review of The Door Rack Painter that I use for cabinet painting. Read my review to find out if this drying rack is worth it or not.
Using a stencil on your kitchen back splash will add color and charm. It is an inexpensive alternative to ceramic tile and yet is equally effective.
A guide to painting stairs in your home. Tips on how to plan the project, and steps to follow for a great finish using paints and stains. Information provided by a professional Toronto painter.
CHB is an interior Sherwin Williams paint often used for painting ceilings and newly constructed homes. Read my review to find out if CHB paint is a good product or not.
Check out my review on Zinsser BIN primer, a shellac-based product for priming and sealing surfaces.
Does your paint peel off shortly after applying it? Learn how to prevent paint-peeling on your walls, ceilings, or any other surface. See how to stop the problem if it's already happening.
SuperDeck is a Sherwin Williams stain available in multiple finishes. Read my review to find out if the waterborne deck stain is worth the money or not.
Painting the exterior of a two story house can be quite a daunting project. We rented a boom lift for the upper story. It was the best way to get at the high peaks and those areas where it would be difficult to negotiate the pitch of the roof.
Priming is crucial when prepping the surface for paint. Check out this article to find out the best primer for kitchen cabinets.
Pro Classic is a premium Sherwin Williams paint for doors, trim and cabinets. Read my review to find out if Pro Classic is worth it or not.
Take your home from dark and dingy to clean and fresh. Paint is one of the cheapest and easiest ways to refresh and renew your home.
The The new zero VOC paint is becoming a hot seller and for good reasons. Read my full review of this product here.
Home decorators find flaking paint a huge problem. There is only one well known way to remove flaky paint from plaster walls and that is to scrape it off. Here are the details of that process.
Aqua Coat is a clear wood grain filler that can be used for a number of painting and wood working projects. Read my review to find out if Aqua Coat is a good product or not.
The house I live in is not my "dream house." The floor plan is just okay, and it sure would be nice to have one more bedroom. We're not moving any time soon though, so I've been taking steps to transform my house into a place I really love. Instead...
Painting over paneling is an easy job that anyone can do with a little know-how. Painting over dark paneling is a cost-efficient way to update and improve the value of your home. Read this article for tips on how to paint over paneling.
Painting vinyl siding successfully is easy using the right paint and procedure. Check out my tips on how to paint vinyl professionally.
How to paint your house exterior safely requires some knowledge of safe ladder use. This article outlines ladder safety, and best practices in using them properly. Advice from a professional painter.
Maple is mostly grain-free and looks awesome when spray painted. Check out my tips for painting maple cabinets.
Woodscapes is a Sherwin Williams fence and siding stain, available in a water-based and oil-based option. Check out my review to learn more about Woodscapes acrylic stain.
If you paint for a living, having the best tools reduces labor and work time. Check out these five house painting tools I use for interior and exterior painting.
Most paint manufacturers sell all-in-one paint and primer, but do these products actually prime a surface? Find out whether the paint-and-primer-in-one claim is real or a myth.
Painting aluminum siding is easy, using the right tools and preparation. Check out my tips on how to paint aluminum siding with an airless sprayer.