This hair dryer tip would have saved me re-touching quite a few times. This site has a TON of painting tips! Must go to this site before painting anything.~in fact the site has tons of diy handyman tips PERIOD!
How to remove paint from hardware. Hot water in old crock pot paint stripping. Soak painted hardware in hot water to loosen many layers of paint and make cleaning much easier. Works on most paints. Not so on finishes like lacquer.
DIY Painting: Coffee Can Lid as Paint Splatter Shield - Paint like a pro. To make a splatter shield for when you’re painting a high surface, cut a slit in the center of a lid and pull the paintbrush through.
Do you have whining kids? This method for stopping your child's whining has worked for three generations in my family! Read this post to find out this simple effective way to put a stop to the whining in your house!
Storing Paint Cans ~ Puncture and drain the can rim. Use a small nail to drive four holes in the rim of the paint can. Let the paint drain back into the can and seal the lid with a block of wood and a hammer. Store the can upside down.
Remembering this when i paint my new house — To get rid of paint fumes… add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you’re done!
Pin now read later. Great Tips for Spray Painting Different Materials ~ How to spray paint Glass, Metal, Plastic, Porcelain and Ceramic, Wood. great to know for all your holiday and celebration crafts and DIY projects!