What Is Stain-Resistant Paint and Why Do You Need It?

Picture this: Your kid (or niece or nephew) just drew a beautiful crayon mural … all over their bedroom wall. Or your partner, after working in the yard, smudged the entire hallway with mud on the way to the shower. With regular paint, good luck ke...

Can You Paint Over Wallpaper? Here’s All You Need To Know

You’ve just bought your first house and you love everything about it, from the front porch to the back patio. Everything, that is, except that dining room wallpaper. So, now you’re standing in the dining room wondering, can you paint over wallpap...

Tips on How to Paint Wood Paneling or Shiplap

If you’re wondering how to paint wood paneling or shiplap, you’re not alone. What a pain. But paneling and shiplap make such a bold statement and add so much character to your home that learning how to paint them is well worth the trouble. Can P...

What Are the Best Laundry Room Paint Colors?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average American woman spends 17 minutes a day doing laundry; that adds up to about two hours a week – or 104 hours a year. That’s more than two full work weeks spent pouring detergent, transferrin...

How to Change the Size of Your Room With Paint

Paint is a powerful tool. It can change your mood, your style, and even the size of your space. Now, it can’t alter the measurements, of course. But used correctly, color can fool the eye into believing your room is larger, smaller, taller, or wide...

How To Paint Your Homeschool Space

Boy, 2020, amirite? Now, as if it hasn't already handed you enough new hats, you're getting another one: teacher. You've got this! With these smart, home-schoolroom decorating ideas, you can keep you and your kids motivated and happy. Colors That Ma...

How to Fix Paint Bubbling

After spending hours rolling paint on a wall, the last thing you want to do is wake up one morning and see paint bubbles. What causes paint bubbling and peeling, anyway? Here are the sources of this frustrating, unsightly problem, how to prevent it, ...

How to Stage Your Walls for an Open House

When the weather heats up, so do home sales. That’s great news for buyers — but, as the seller, it also means more competition for you. So, how do you make your home stand out from the crowd? With great staging. Staging — rearranging or remo...

Get Your Body Moving During Quarantine With A Painting Project

When not in the midst of a global pandemic, spring and summer are times when many of us spend more hours getting in shape at the gym and being active outdoors. However, stay-at-home orders issued across the country have made more people stay inside a...

How Color Can Affect Your Mood and Reduce Stress

Colors do so much more than just provide decoration and create works of art. In fact, psychological studies show that colors have a profound effect on mental health and significantly impact the moods and emotions that people feel. During these uncert...