How To Get Crayon, Pen, and Marker Off Your Walls

If you have toddlers who love to color, chances are, you’ve spent at least one day of your life trying to figure out how to get crayon off the wall. Did it work? Or did you find you couldn’t get the crayon off walls without removing the paint? He...

Pro Tips for Painting Interior Doors

At first blush, painting interior doors would seem like a straightforward exercise: Start at the top and work your way down. But the pros know some secrets that might surprise you. Read on to get our top tips. It’s Tool Time You’ll need paint a...

What Is the Best Way to Remove Old Wallpaper?

While the wallpaper in your master bathroom made somebody happy 50 years ago, it’s not you. Before you start shredding it off in strips, learn the best way to remove old wallpaper without damaging the walls. The Tools You Need to Remove Old Wallpa...

In Defense of Yellow Paint: Here’s Why We Love It

Yellow paint is getting a bad rap. First, Zillow's research showed that yellow kitchens sold for an average of $820 less than blue ones. Then The Property Brothers dissed it in a recent condo redo because “Yellow walls really don’t sell these day...

8 Paint Colors For A Learning Environment

If you're a student, teacher, or a parent helping kids with homework, you may not have thought about how paint color can affect learning. But just as colors impact mood, they can also enhance memory and improve focus. Here are some of the best colors...

Red Kitchen Paint & Other Paint Colors’ Impact on Eating

It's said that we eat with our eyes, first -- so it makes sense that visual cues impact our eating habits. And research confirms that color is one of the biggest cues -- in fact, a simple color change can completely change the way we eat. Certain hue...

What is the Cost to Paint Cabinets

Q: What does it cost to paint kitchen cabinets? A: The cost to paint kitchen cabinets can cost anywhere between$2,000-$6,000. The final cost will be different depending on the size and condition of your kitchen. Is It Worth It? When conside...

Exterior House Painting Tips For Your Next Paint Project

You likely have some basic knowledge of to paint the exterior of a house. Supplies like paint, brushes, ladders, and a roller or two are good places to start. When Is the Best Time To Paint Outside? Spring is a popular time of year to paint the ext...

How Long Should an Exterior Paint Job Last?

How Long Should an Exterior Paint Job Last? How long does it take for exterior house painting jobs to complete? Q: How long should an exterior coat of paint last? A: Typically 5-10 years; however, there are a number of factors that go into the...

How Much Do Painters Charge?

Q: How much do painters charge for the day? A: For a basic and simple project, a painter can cost around $500 a day. One of the quickest ways to increase the value of your home is a paint job. It not only adds aesthetic appeal but can also m...