Winter's snow and cold put a damper on lots of remodeling activity, but not on interior painting. In fact, "snow days" are actually a great time to paint.
Anyone who's ever been housebound while snowbound … [Continue Reading]
When it comes to interior painting, most of us just can't wait to apply new color to our walls. Yet it's the final part of surface preparation – priming – that is key to getting the longest lasting, best … [Continue Reading]
There comes a point when it’s just too hot for exterior painting – either because the paint will dry too quickly to wear well over time, or because you’ll quickly wear yourself out working in the heat and … [Continue Reading]
While aesthetics drive a lot of painting decisions, don't ignore the math when choosing your paint. Figures like price per gallon and coverage rate should factor into your thinking, and other numbers are even … [Continue Reading]
How many times have you wanted to elevate the feel of a room but thought you couldn't due to budgetary constrictions, spatial confinement within the four walls of the structure that you cannot renovate, or … [Continue Reading]
Some interior painting projects are pretty straightforward – changing the color of the walls in a well-maintained bedroom, for example. But they’re not all that way.
A friend recently re-painted his … [Continue Reading]
As April Fools Day approaches, it's a good time to caution against making foolish mistakes when painting your home. The fact is, most early paint failures occur because of a foolish error or poor decision that … [Continue Reading]