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Painting Tips

Each painter has slightly different methods and preferences, but the pros all know the trade secrets.
from Popular Mechanics

13 Painting Secrets the Pros Won't Tell You

Each painter has slightly different methods and preferences, but the pros all know the trade secrets.

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from Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers

10 Great Painting Tips

Instead of using painter’s tape to mask off above baseboards and other areas you don’t want painted when painting trim, use a so-called paint shield.

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Before painting around a toilet, remove the toilet tank lid and cover the entire tank with a kitchen trash bag.

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from Bloglovin’

10 Beautiful Kitchens for Early Fall

How To Paint a Room - LiveLoveDIY

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Flat, satin or semi-gloss? These helpful tips will help you choose the right paint finish, whether you’re adding color to walls, ceilings or trim. | Pulte Homes

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from The Bold Abode

How to Prep a Room for Paint like a Pro!

Tip #4: SWIFFER DUST ALL OF YOUR WALLS. {from 7 Things You Need to Do Before You Ever Pick Up a Paintbrush! {or how to prep a room for paint like a pro}

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Great tips on painting a room quick and easy!! LOVE this! www.shanty-2-chic.com
from Shanty 2 Chic

How I paint walls

Great tips on painting a room quick and easy!! LOVE this! www.shanty-2-chic.com

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from The Family Handyman

Tips for How to Use Painters Tape

Tips for using masking tape when painting.

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from Lydi Out Loud

Top 10 DIY Painting Hacks

painting hacks, painting tips, cleaning tips, DIY, home improvement, life hacks

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Looking for the best way to paint a beveled door? It’s easy! Start with Area A, using an angled brush to paint all recessed areas. To prevent brush marks on the larger, smooth areas of your door (B-E), line the recessed areas with painter’s tape. Next, move on to Area B, painting each subsequent area in alphabetical order. Use a brush or roller, making sure with each stroke that the fresh paint you are overlapping is still wet. This will help to avoid paint streaks.

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