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.
So cute with the spool alex has - definitely keeping that ugly little piece of furniture for our future home ;) Make a table by recycling spool - Add some wheels, cover the top with stones and grout and you're set!
Stretch a rubber band over your gallon of paint to swipe the extra paint off of your brush. (If I manage to do this without spilling the entire gallon of paint getting the rubberband on, it's truly a genius idea.
Use vinegar and hot water to clean your paintbrushes. Fill a small bowl with vinegar, hot tap water and soak for about 30 minutes. If you have a brush thats really dirty and has dried paint on it, put your brush in a small pot and cover the bristle
What kind of paint do I use on that? A guide to what kind of paint to use.
Ways to Clean Dried Paint From a Paint Brush (including heat vinegar, soak brushes. Remove from vinegar, allow brushes to cool. Use a comb or wire brush to loosen paint from brush, rinse with water, let dry.
Wax paper uses. Place a layer of wax paper on top of upper kitchen cabinets where dust + grease particles gather. Every few months, switch out the paper for a fresh sheet. Site includes other wax paper uses.