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STOP the paint bleed when you paint stripes! This shows you exactly how to get a perfect line when you paint stripes on a wall. #diy #paint

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The Lazy Girl's Timesaving Tips For Painting Wall Stripes

Easy way to paint stripes: use ODD number of stripes so top and bottom are existing room color, make stripes in even inch (or mm) increments, and use the bottom stripe to soak up the odd bits of measurements.

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The Yellow Cape Cod: Super smart way to paint stripes...paint over tape with base color 1st to prevent accent color from seeping, then paint accent color. Genius!

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Painting Stripes on Walls

Yesterday, a Facebook friend asked me if I had any tips for painting stripes on walls. Me? Personally? Here’s my tip – run in the opposite direction. Fast. Just kidding. {not really} I found some great tips and tutorials, but I prefer to “blog-gle” info (search blogs rather than websites). Bloggers tend to give more …

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Here's the real trick for perfectly crisp lines: seal the edges of the painters tape with some of the base wall color before painting on the contrasting color. Don't paint the whole width of the tape. Just a bit along the edge of the tape on the side where the stripe will be painted. Let that paint dry and then paint your stripe color. great idea!

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Tutorial: How to Paint Horizontal Stripes On A Wall

How to Paint Horizontal Stripes On A Wall. Extremely helpful tutorial and step by step guide to help you accomplish this stylish look for your walls! Thanks to @CGBlack100, you can do it too!

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