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Great tip for painting: cut out the side of a gallon milk container. The bottom can hold enough paint for trim with built in handle and paint brush holder!

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Painting tip: cut out side of milk container and use bottom to hold paint with built in handle and paint brush holder. Brush at that angle makes me twitch but good call on a disposable paint can with handle

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How to Paint a Door on Hinges

How to paint the door.and NOT the hinges - could have used that little tip a long time ago! Painters tape over the hinge and then use an Exacto knife to trim away the excess.then paint! sounds easier then taking the door down.

Diy any color chalkboard paint

Custom Color Chalkboard Paint - 1 cup of paint: 2 tablespoons of unsanded tile grout. This would be GREAT for the chalkboard Easter Eggs from LJCFYI.

For painting trim, use a stiff angled brush instead of bothering with painter’s tape.

47 Tips And Tricks To Ensure A Perfect Paint Job

For painting trim, use a stiff angled brush instead of bothering with painter's tape. keep damp cloth handy to wipe up mistakes.

Remember the can opener for opening clamshell packaging.

Sounds legit!

some random tips and tricks.tried the wooden spoon on a boiling pot.it didnt do anything for me

DIY How To Caulk Moldings.

How to Caulk Moldings

How to Caulk Moldings! caulk moldings DIY - the tip about painting over the caulk is right on. Our non-painted caulk in our bathrooms attracts dirt & hair. Will have to fix that when we repaint our bathrooms soon.

Think you have no ink left

Think you have no ink left? Think again.

If you have an Ink Jet and not Laser printer: Ink Cartridge Low? Not true. this totally works, my printer stopped printing, saying there was no ink, I reset the cartridge and then printed 50 more documents and the ink still hasn't run out!

Fun with Foam Printing - Easy Tutorial

printmaking with styrofoam container - what a good idea! I miss printmaking in high school art class

Continuem amb una de les moltes altres vides que se'ls pot donar als taps de plàstic...Fes volar la imaginació! Inspira't amb exemples com aquest!

¿tenes tapas de plastico? ¡entra! mira lo que podes hacer

Recycled Bottle top coaster - picture only but pretty simple to see how it's made

Ways to Clean Dried Paint From a Paint Brush:  It is best to clean your brushes before the paint dries, of course, but if your brushes have dried paint on them, you can still salvage them and put them to good use again.

Ways to Clean Dried Paint From a Paint Brush

Ways to Clean Dried Paint From a Paint Brush: It is best to clean your brushes before the paint dries, of course, but if your brushes have dried paint on them, you can still salvage them and put them to good use again.

Out-of-the-way paintbrush storage  Hang brushes on a rod or wire  1 of 1  Hang brushes on a rod or wire    Hang your paintbrushes out of harm's way by installing a couple of screw eyes or cup hooks on the bottom of a couple of rafters or floor joists. Then thread the brush handles through a stiff wire (or welding rod) and hang it all up.

Secrets to Using and Preserving Paint Brushes and Rollers

great tips to keep brushes and rollers cleaner after painting, i love this hanging brush holder! Use 's' hooks to make for easier removal of brushes.

Soak oil brushes in cleaning solvent without bending the bristles and ruining the brush. Clip a medium or large binder clip around the handle of a brush and spread the arms to span a cleaning container so the brush bristles don't touch the bottom.

Secrets to Using and Preserving Paint Brushes and Rollers

Don't let bristles touch the jar bottom when soaking oil brushes in cleaning solvent. Clip a medium or large binder clip around the handle of a brush and spread the arms to span a cleaning container so the brush bristles don't touch the bottom.

These hacks are all you'll need for your next home painting project

These hacks are all you'll need for your next home painting project

Remembering this when I paint my new house! To get rid of paint fumes add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you're done!

Instead of using painter’s tape to mask off above baseboards and other areas you don’t want painted when painting trim, use a so-called paint shield.

10 Great Painting Tips

❤️❤️paint tips I nstead of using painter’s tape to mask off above baseboards and other areas you don’t want painted when painting trim, use a so-called paint shield.

You've picked your color, but how many gallons will you need for your room? Calculate the wall area of the room; you'll need one gallon for 450 square feet. To determine the wall area, multiply the height of each wall by its width (don't subtract for doors and windows unless they take up more than half the wall); total the figures for the walls. Add 10 percent for future touch-ups. For two coats, double the number.

How Much Paint?

Calculate the wall area of the room; you'll need one gallon of paint for 450 square feet. Plus other paint tips from Martha Stewart