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’s the Difference Between Interior and Exterior Paint?

Twenty years ago, if you asked the question, "What's the difference between interior and exterior paint?" you'd have gotten this answer: not much. But now, there's a wider gulf between the two paint types, and that gulf is based on two main things: w...

Painting Your Garage Floors: A Pro Approach

Have you ever thought about your garage floor? Like any floor, it takes a beating – more than most, thanks to the weight of your vehicles – and because garages usually aren't air-conditioned, it's subject to extremes of heat and cold, too. In add...

Get Ready for Fall With These 12 Front Porch Decorating Ideas

This fall may be a little different than usual – no trick-or-treaters or Halloween block parties, limited (if any) football tailgating, and no crowds at the pick-your-own orchard. But you can still embrace the season's colorful spirit with these 12...

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 Long Does Paint Actually Last?

A recent Bank of America poll showed that more people – over 70 percent of those polled – are breaking out their toolboxes and tackling home improvement projects during COVID-19. And painting, especially reusing paint you already have, is an affo...

How to Choose the Perfect Deck Color

Decks, like any outdoor space, take a beating. Weather, the sun's heat, and age can break them down. But if you maintain them regularly, they'll last longer than if they're left to fend for themselves. As with choosing an exterior paint color, cho...

How to Hire House Painters During COVID-19

So much has changed since we first heard of COVID-19: our economy, our mental health, our jobs, our family lives – and even our ability to hire contractors. Now that companies are resuming services, we’re able to start hiring for help around the ...

Make the Most of Your Small Kitchen

We’re all spending more time in our kitchens now, thanks to life in lockdown. And if you have a small kitchen, you may be wishing you had more room. Even if you can’t blow out the walls, there are some easy ways to make your kitchen appear bigger...

Home Improvement Projects to Tackle this Winter

While we are all bundled up for the duration of winter, the elements are taking their toll on your home. And when the winter ends, you must have an idea of the post-winter updates you need to make to protect your home. Touch Up Paint Winter's w...