Nothing freshens up a space like a new coat of paint. Whether you're painting your house or staining your deck, our Painting Home Guides can help you complete your project on time and on budget. But how-to articles aren’t all we have to offer. We also have extensive Price Guides that let you know everything from what goes into a $700 wall texturing project to why wallpaper removal costs an average of $300.
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- How to Price a Painting Job
- 5 Benefits Garage Floor Painting
- Fence Painting and Staining Guide
- Curb Painting Guide
- Update Your Garage Floor with a Finishing
- Ins and Outs of Cabinetry Painting
- How to Paint Ceilings Like a Pro
- How to Texture a Ceiling
- 5 Tips for Cabinet Painting
- Designing with Emerald, the 2013 Color of the Year
- Guide to Wall Texturing Techniques
- Guide to Fix Cracked Paint
- Tips and Tricks to Fading Paint
- How to Treat Ceiling Water Stains
- Wood Refinishing Guide
Cause & Prevention Guides
Learn why problems happen and how to avoid them.
- Why Is My Interior Paint Chipping?
- What Causes Paint to Blister?
- Why Is My Ceiling Cracking?
- Top Problems with Metal Painting
- Top 3 Causes of Peeling Paint
- Why Is My Deck Stain Peeling?
- What Causes Paint to Crack?
- Why Does Wet Paint Bubble?
- Handy Tips for Treating Cracking Paint
- Top Things to Avoid in Interior Painting
- 10 Worst Colors to Paint Your House
- How to Avoid Exterior Painting Problems
- 5 Steps Before Interior Painting
- What Color Should I Paint My Room?
- Exterior Painting Tips and Tricks
- What to Know Before Painting Brick
- Home Color Matching Guide
- 6 Tips for Painting Metal
- The Psychology Of Room Colors
- Why is Paint Removal Important?
- House Colors that Sell
- Home Guide to Matching Paint
- 5 Cool Deck Paint Colors
- Best Techniques for Fireplace Painting
- What to Look For in a Paint Contractor?