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Best grout cleaner out there and its for carpet! Resolve carpet foam. Spray it on. Leave for 10 min. Scrub it off with a stiff scrub brush! Wha la!! :)) Tip:as you scrub wipe the dirt that comes up off. If you don't it will just soak back in before you get back to mop it off.

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Paint Roller Techniques and Tips

Paint Roller Techniques and Tips from Family Handyman // These DIY painting tips will help you roll your walls quickly and smoothly—without leaving roller marks. We'll show you the tricks and techniques that painting pros use to get a perfectly painted room. All you need are some basic tools to paint fast, get great results and make clean up a breeze.

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How to get rid of paint spills, splatters, and mistakes even after they've dried

One easy trick to remove painting mistakes after they've dried without scraping!

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Paint a Room Without Making a Mess!

Cardboard spray booth

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Coffee Can Lid as Paint Splatter Shield

For painting on ceilings or other high places to prevent drips. Brilliant.

Painting tip: use push pins to lift the item off so it doesn't stick to the bottom surface. Simple and smart!

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How to Paint Walls: Prepare Interior Walls for Painting

Repairing walls before painting

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Tutorials & Tips Link Party {71

Cover outdoor light fixtures with glad wrap press & seal before painting.

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Top 10 Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems

Scum-proof your shower doors

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10 Tips and Tricks for Patching Drywall Like a Professional

Drywall patching tips and tricks

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Paint a Room Without Making a Mess!

Mess-Free Painting Tips & Tricks!

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Renovation Tips

Not planning on painting any time soon, but holy crap in a bucket! So smart. Use this trick to cover carpet before painting - as well as all surfaces. Contractor secrets roundup.

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Helpful house hacks.

Great cheap and smart ideas

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Good Things for Painting

Paint Calculator: Multiply the height of each wall by it's width = wall area. One gallon for every 450 sq ft.

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Level Hanging: Hang Artwork and Wall-hangings Straight and Level

So smart and simple...Piece of masking tape on edge of level. Mark location of holes need to hang item then transfer to wall.

Add a tablespoon of vanilla extract per pint of paint and mix it in REALLY well. It doesn't affect the paint but it will get rid of the smell and you will be able to breath more easily with your next painting project.