Choose Your Horoscope Power Colors for an Off-the-Charts Vibe

Any astrologer worth her charts knows the placement of her sun sign. But did you know that every sign also has its own color? Put your horoscope to work for you. Paint your house your zodiac sign colors, and your life could become as harmonious a...

Learning ‘What Is Primer’ Can Save You Time and Money

What is primer, anyway? And why is it important? Our pros tell when to use primer and when to skip it – and why using it saves you time or money in the long run. We get it. Painting is a big job, and we’re all looking for hacks to make it ...

The Pros Share How to Clean a Paint Roller

Ever wondered how to clean a paint roller? Yeah, us too. So, we asked our paint experts for pro tips on keeping your paint rollers and brushes in prime condition. Keep Your Tools Clean And They’ll Last Longer It’s like mom and dad always sa...

Inquiring Minds Ask: What Colors Help You Sleep?

Thanks to stress, night-time device usage and poor sleep hygiene, a good night’s sleep can be hard to find. So, it’s important to do what you can to ensure a date with Morpheus (the Greek god of sleep, not the Matrix dude – though that migh...

What Are the Best Painting Tools for Your Home?

Most of us don’t paint very often – pros recommend every three to five years, but since interior paint lasts longer, some people may wait 10 or more years between paint jobs. So, when you do paint, you want to have the right tools for the job...

The Best Windowless Bathroom Paint Colors May Surprise You

Bathrooms, especially powder rooms, Jack-and-Jill bathrooms and basement loos, are often dark. That means you’re faced with picking windowless bathroom paint colors, which can be a challenge for these potentially drab spaces. Here’s how to choose...

Learning What Sheen To Use for Ceiling Paint Can Save You Time and Money

How long has it been since you painted your ceilings? If it’s been more than 10 years, look up. You’ll probably see a fourth wall whose paint has been dulled by time, sunlight and regular exposure to dust. Picking the right paint – includin...

Use Metallic Paint To Make Your Home Sparkle

  Metallic paint is a faux finish that, when painted on walls, doors or ceilings, brings an added sparkle to your home. It takes a little more elbow grease to apply than a standard paint job, and you need to know some special techniques t...

How To Romance Your Rooms With Limewash Paint

  Limewash paint has been used as a decorative and protective treatment for at least ten thousand years. But thanks to its ecofriendly, antiseptic qualities and magical, romantic finish, it’s just as relevant today. If you’re thinking...

Closet Paint Ideas For Spaces That Work as Good as They Look

Are you looking for closet paint ideas? Here are 10 storage spaces, from small to expansive to inspire you. Painting experts recommend repainting closets, which are considered low-traffic areas, every five to seven years. (High-traffic areas s...