Painting

When it comes to home improvement, there ARE not many things that can transform the entire mood of a room like a good paint job.

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Guide To Exterior Trim Paint

Got some outdoor trim to paint? Here are some tips to help you choose the right paint and complete the job like a pro.

Can You Paint Trex Decking?

Yes, you can and here's how. But should you paint Trex decking? Yes and no.


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Give Your Bathroom a New Look with Family Handyman Approved Aura Bath & Spa Paint

Remodels can be costly and become drawn out. But if you're looking for a quick way to breath new life...


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This Family Handyman Approved Paint Brush Makes Cutting in Easy

Looking for a sleek paint brush that can be used with any paint or stain?  Look no further than the...


The Best Countertop Paint and Refinishing Kits

Update your kitchen or bathroom with one of these countertop paint or refinishing kits.

Can You Paint IKEA Furniture?

Love a certain piece of furniture but don't love its color? Try painting it.


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We Tried the AccuBrush MX Paint Edger That Makes Cutting In a Breeze

One of the many weekend projects on your to-do list happens to be painting a room, but it's so time-consuming...

5 Eye-Catching Window Painting Ideas

Whether you like going big or prefer something more modest, these paint tips will give your windows a little extra...


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6 Most Innovative Paint Technologies

Painting the interior or exterior of a home keeps getting easier, and paint quality keeps improving. Check out these six...


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Can You Paint Vinyl Windows?

Yes, you can paint vinyl windows. But no, we don't recommend it. Here's why.


Best Paint for Bathroom Walls

Confused about which paint to use in your home's dampest environment? We asked an expert about how to choose the...

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How To Paint Stucco

When the outside of your stucco home needs a refresh, reach for the paint and follow these step-by-step directions for...


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9 DIY Painted Stairs Ideas

Updating your stairs with paint is a budget-friendly solution offering endless possibilities. Check out these stylish painted stairs from Instagram.


Family Handyman Reader Projects: Indoor Spaces

Family Handyman readers were busy during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown in 2020, diving into their to-do lists. Here we take...


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How Much Does It Cost To Paint the Interior of a House?

The money spent to paint the interior of your house is well worth it. Whether you hire a pro or...


Best Faux Painting Techniques

Check out these brilliant faux painting techniques DIYers can use on a variety of different surfaces. These tips will save...

10 Ideas for Using Pantone’s Ultra-Violet 2018 Color of the Year in Your House

If you're looking for an inexpensive way to liven up a tired room, ultra-violet is a dramatic and complex choice....


Top 10 Grays for Your Walls

Gray paint has been at the top of the color trends for a few years, and it's not going anywhere....


Chalk Paint, Milk, Mineral or Latex—Which Paint is Best for Your Refinishing Project?

The rise in popularity of chalk-based refinishing paints has made it easier than ever to take on a paint project...


Here’s When to Know If It’s Time to Hire a Professional Painter

It’s the age-old tale: Do it yourself, or hire a professional?


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There is Still Time to Paint Your House, Which Color Should You Choose?

Find the right exterior paint color for your home and check out tips on how to paint a home exterior


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15 Tips for Painting Outdoor Furniture

This year, consider giving your outdoor furniture a fresh look with paint. Whether you're working with wood, metal or plastic...


Why You Should Start Painting Your Ceilings with Color

Why you should paint ceilings a color


Painting Your Home This Summer? Here are the 19 Most Popular Exterior Colors

Revive your house with one of these popular home exterior paint choices.

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How To Paint a Gingham Wall

Like the idea of a patterned accent wall, but don't want to mess with wallpaper? Try this easy tutorial on...


Create a Faux Brick Accent Wall with Paint in 4 Easy Steps

Want a brick or stone accent wall without the commitment and hassle of masonry? Try this DIY faux brick accent...


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Joanna Gaines Released a New Line of Paint. Here Are The Colors

Joanna Gaines Releases a New Line of Paint. Here Are The Colors


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What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home

When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....


Last Chance to Save Big on Amazon Prime Day Deals

Today is the final day to save on the best deals for DIYers


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5 Best Paint Colors for Kitchens

Select a classic kitchen color combination from among these top five perennial favorites, as chosen by interior designers and color...