Articles in Painting

Do Your (Interior) House Painting Homework

by Laura Firszt on

When your home’s interior needs a decorating boost, painting is a cost-effective method which can give you a great new look with a price tag much lower than that of a complete renovation. ... Read full article

Can You Save Money by Painting Your Roof White?

by Lee Wallender on

It's the big topic, the idea du jour. Supposedly, painting your roof white has many benefits. Because the color white reflects heat, less heat is absorbed by the house. Thus, lower energy bills.... Read full article

Brown Paint Color Ideas

by Lee Wallender on

Brown Paint Color: Sophisticated and Homey, All At the Same Time Brown paint color popular? Who would have thought so? Amazing but true: paint manufacturers indicate that alongside such perennial favorites as white and yellow, brown paint colors... Read full article

Paint Color Ideas for a Small Bathroom

by Diana Hathaway Timmons on

Bathrooms are the smallest rooms in our homes, and sometimes they can be smaller than most closets. Your bathroom color is influenced by not only the size of your room but whether or not you have windows in there. If your lighting is sufficient, ... Read full article

15 Color Secrets to Make Your Bathroom Look Expensive

by Diana Hathaway Timmons on

Learn How to Make Your Bathroom Look Expensive Simple Color Tips for Creating the Bathroom of Your Dreams on a Budget... Read full article

Paint Ideas for Exterior House Colors

by Lee Wallender on

Exterior House Paint Colors When spring and summer roll around--and often fall and winter, too--many homeowners' thoughts turn toward exterior house paint color. ... Read full article

How to Choose the Best Exterior House Colors

by Ronique Gibson on

Use your Home's Architectural Details as Color Guides... Read full article

Do You Really Need Primer Coat Before Painting?

by Juan Rodriguez on

How Many Different Types of Primer Are Available?... Read full article

All You Need to Know About Paint Types

by Amy Lynch on

Before you apply your first coat of wall paint, read this primer to make sure you’re covered.... Read full article

How Much Exterior Paint to Use - Spraying vs. Brushing

by Lee Wallender on

Painting your house exterior: should you hand-brush the paint or spray it on and how much should you use?... Read full article