Paint Like a Pro

Yes, you can paint your house yourself. Learn trade secrets and easy steps to painting. Plus, get inspired by easy paint makeovers.

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How to Paint a Room

Ready to transform a room this weekend? Use these simple-to-follow tricks for a problem-free paint job.

The Only Painting Supplies You Really Need

Stock up on these eight essentials before tackling your next project.

Update Your Decor With Easy Paint Projects

Wary of painting all four walls? For high impact, highlight one detail with color.

5 Quick Painting Tips

Foolproof tricks that will make your next project a breeze.

How to Paint Trim

Apply the finishing touches to your paint job by tackling the molding and trim. Follow these three simple steps.

How to Use a Paint Roller

Move over brush, there's another tool in town. Follow these three simple techniques for using the roller right.

How to Use and Remove Painter's Tape

Not sure if you want to deal with the hassle of taping? Time to reconsider.

How To Paint Corners

Master the art of painting those hard-to-reach spots.

Easy Paint Makeovers

A step-by-step guide to refreshing everything in your home that’s paintable.

Easy Spray-Paint Makeovers

Point-and-shoot pick-me-ups for chairs, doorknobs, chandeliers, and other surfaces.

Time-Saving Tools for Painting Projects

No matter what kind of painting you have planned, these supplies will come in handy.

Painting Tricks and Time-Savers

Five ways to make sure you don't waste time, energy, or paint.


Painting Tips and Tricks

Paint Colors That Boost Your Mood

Forget white. Design expert Gia Russo of Los Angeles-based lifestyle brand MiGi is a fan of warm neutrals, greens, and blues for household walls. Here are her favorite shades.

How to Pick Paint

Tricks to finding the right paint type and paint color.