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Best DIY Painting Tools. Experts list the best tools for painting—including brushes, rollers, paint removers, masking tools, cleaning tools, pouring spouts, poles, ladders and more.

Soak old paintbrushes in vinegar for 30 minutes. Good as new. Soak in water with fabric softener and paint won't dry on brush. I've been doing this for years. It works.

In pursuit of the elusive ideal, we turn to holistic, one of four palettes from our 2017 Color Forecast. Inspired by the intersection of luxury goods and fair trade goodness, this palette relies on arctic neutrals, blush roses and wild browns like Coral Island SW 6332, Brandywine SW 7710 and Stardew SW 9138.

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How to Repair a Drywall Crack

Eventually even the best-built houses develop a few cracks due to settling, usually around doors and windows. Learn how to fix them the right way, so they don’t come back.

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Patch Dents in a Metal Door

I need to fix the dents in my metal front door so that I can paint it of my upcoming spring projects :)

stretch a rubber band over your gallon of paint to swipe the extra paint off of your brush!