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    May 5, 2011

    paint can trick-- rubber band! I need to remember this!

    • Simply Dreaming

      Paint can trick-- rubber band. Neat idea to keep it clean. #paint #can #trick #clean #organized #painting #tips

    • Stephanie Ramsdale

      When painting, wrap a rubber band around the can over the opening. Then you can dip in the brush and wipe the excess paint off onto the rubber band, rather than the edge of the can. Not really a craft, but Wonderful idea.

    • Michelle Roberts

      Place a rubberband around your paint can to scrape off excess paint from your paint brush instead of on the side of the can

    • Debbye Hillstrom

      When painting decorative trim and molding and dipping your brush straight into a paint can – do as Martha does. Place a rubber band around the open can so you can wipe the excess paint off the brush and not the side of the can every time you dip. This keeps the can’s lip clean – no build up of paint to have to clean up. Great idea!!

    • Andrea Arano

      Great idea.. Keep Paint can clean, pur rubber band around the entire can and wipe off the excess paint...

    • Vanessa Schuerman

      paint can trick-- rubberband = less drips! Who thinks up these awesome ideas? off to buy rubber bands...

    • Susan Pretula

      Painting Tip: Place a rubber band around the open can so you can wipe the excess paint off the brush and not the side of the can every time you dip. Such an easy and very smart idea....

    • anysa mcshane

      paint can trick-- rubber band to wipe excess paint. Awesome idea!

    • Vicki Peterson

      Lots of helpful hints. Love the rubber band on the paint can.

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