How to paint around a toilet. Ha! I need this hint for painting tomorrow!

Rubbermaid Paint Buddies. Put your left over paint in them and retouch anytime you want.

Painting behind the toilet. This saved my LIFE this week. @Kellie Dyne Milton I know you'll have at least one toilet soon.

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! Need this now!!!

This site has a TON of painting tips! Must go to this site before painting anything.

Use aluminum foil instead of painter's tape over awkward fixtures...GENIUS.


Painting need not be an exhaustive and messy job. Try these tips before you start your next brush job.

Remove indentions in the carpet left by furniture with ice cubes!

I always forget about this little trick.... Use candle wax before spray painting to give that worn/shabby chic look....

How simple and cool is this painting technique? It would look so boho-chic amazing in a teal color or any blue, even jewel tones.

To paint around a toilet, remove the tank lid and then cover it with a trash bag. Super smart!

Mix a paste of baking soda and lemon juice. The consistency of the paste should be about that of pancake mix. Spread the paste all along the bottom of the toilet (where it meets the floor), the toilet seat, and any other area that gets a lot of overspray. Let it set for about 10-15 minutes. Then spray the dried paste with white vinegar. Let it fizzle. When done fizzing wipe up with a damp cloth. Don't forget about the walls and cupboards on either side of the toilet.

How to paint trim. So much easier than taping!

I LovE these!Magic Eraser uses... did you know you can cut a piece off and float it in your toilet overnight and voila! no more toilet ring! SHUT UP!!!!

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

This website is seriously the COOLEST site for homeowners!

How to paint a perfect line -this is brilliant! THIS needs to be printed on the paint can! So next time we paint a room it looks better!

Cleaning a toilet with vinegar.

Before painting your walls or ceilings, use a stencil to create a raised pattern. Holding the stencil in place, apply joint compound with a putty knife over the stencil. Remove the stencil to reveal the pattern. Allow to dry thoroughly before painting.

toothpick dispenser for q tips.