Cheap paint rollers shed all over the paint as you roll it on, but they’re good because they’re disposable—no cleanup! Before using one, wipe it with a self-adhesive lint roller to remove all the loose fuzz—no more picking it off wet walls.
Before painting galvanized metal or concrete, wipe down the object or surface with vinegar, using a sponge or lint-free cloth. This little trick will help your paint job last longer. (Not that you would want to paint galvanized metal!
After a first coat, allow paint to dry overnight. Instead of cleaning the paint roller, stick it in a Pringles can & store in the fridge overnight. The day, pull out roller & reuse. It will still be moist & ready to go.
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.
Mess Free Painting Tips. Pinner Said: Wish I knew these tips BEFORE we painted our entire house! Just read these, they are quick fast easy things that will make painting a little faster and less messy.