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Yes, You Can Paint Light Fixtures!

by Lindsay Ballard on April 11th, 2014

As a lover of interesting light fixtures, I’m a big believer that the right fixture can really change the feel of a room. I have purchased unique…

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Painting Tips
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How to Paint Patio Furniture

by Diane Henkler on March 19th, 2014

How to paint patio furniture is one question many homeowners ask every Spring. Painting outdoor furniture is one of the most popular DIY projects when…

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Do You Use a Brush or Roller to Paint Furniture?

by Diane Henkler on March 11th, 2014

Do you use a brush or roller to paint furniture? Tthis is a question I get asked oftern. I paint a lot of furniture – tables. chairs, hutches, cabinets,…

Categories: Getting Started, How to Paint, Painting Tips
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How Long Does Painting Take?

by Nicole Balch on February 25th, 2014

Maybe you’re looking around you, thinking you’d like to make some changes. Wouldn’t that room look better in a pretty shade of blue? Or maybe a sunny…

Categories: Getting Started, How to Paint, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project
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Protect Yourself with a Painting Mask when Spray Painting

by Lindsay Ballard on February 19th, 2014

I am a huge proponent of wearing a painting mask when you are using spray paints. It’s so quick, easy and cheap to transform your surroundings with a…

Categories: Getting Started, Painting Tips
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Choosing the Best Types of Wood For a Painted Project

by Ana White on January 28th, 2014

I love painted wood furniture.  Whether it’s going bold with a bright accent piece, crisp and clean with a fresh white statement maker, or adding…

Categories: Getting Started, How to Paint, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project
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My Uniform for Painting Clothes

by Nicole Balch on December 10th, 2013

  When I was a teenager, I worked as a house painter. I wore the standard uniform of white painter’s pants, a white tee with the company’s name on the…

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Repainting Kitchen Cabinets in a Few Easy Steps

by Diane Henkler on November 27th, 2013

When you can’t afford a major kitchen remodel, paint is the most affordable and easiest way to change the look and feel of your kitchen cabinets. If…

Categories: How to Paint, Kitchens, Painting Tips, Uncategorized
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How to Choose Paint for Bathroom Walls

by Lindsay Ballard on November 25th, 2013

As a paint-obsessed DIY blogger, I get a lot of questions about the types of paint that should be used for particular projects.  Most paint enthusiasts…

Categories: Bathrooms, Painting Tips
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Paint Color Samples: The 5 Biggest Mistakes to Avoid

by Stefanie Schiada on October 21st, 2013

There you are, at the store, staring at a wall of paint color samples in every shade imaginable and simply overwhelmed by the choice. Even if you…

Categories: Getting Started, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project
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