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  • Tania McCreanor

    Painting tips | via Real Simple - I always used painters tape on the door handles but aluminium foil is a brilliant idea!

  • Anna Donovan

    painting tip- cover door knobs with aluminum foil

  • Pam Miles

    "Use aluminum foil instead of painter's tape over awkward fixtures...GENIUS." or you can just remove the door knob... Just saying...

  • Debbie Edwards

    To avoid paint vs taking the door knob off completely. Great idea! I used the painters tape and then couldn't get it all off. Looks like we just need to loosen the knob and tuck the foil around and under. Might be good to use around the hinges too?

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