Paint with a Roller Brush, the Proper Way

Paint with a Roller Brush, the Proper Way
Image courtesy of TheCavenderDiary.com. Chances are, if you have ever painted a wall inside your house, you most likely used a roller brush. Roller brushes are great for painting large surface areas quickly and efficiently. They help the painter apply even paint coverage and get the job done in a timely fashion. These two benefits alone are enough... + Read more

Learn How to Paint Wooden Furniture Like a Pro

Learn How to Paint Wooden Furniture Like a Pro
Painting wooden furniture is a job just about anyone can do. Following the proper steps, even a novice painter can produce a professional looking piece of painted wooden furniture. Follow along as we explain, step-by-step, how to paint any wooden piece of furniture in or around your home. Preparation 1. Get the painting area ready for the project.... + Read more

Painting Basics: Oil vs. Latex

Painting Basics: Oil vs. Latex
Two fundamental types of paint exist: oil and latex. Deciding which to use depends on the circumstance, and it can be confusing to the novice painter. That’s why we thought it would be a fine idea to give you a quick overview of the advantages and disadvantages of latex and oil-based paints, along with a few... + Read more

Shape Tape: the DIY Painter’s Tape

Shape Tape: the DIY Painter’s Tape
Shape Tape, the latest painter’s tape from FrogTape, is a do-it-yourselfer’s best friend. Available in three pre-cut patters, including Wave, Chevron and Scallop, Shape Tape makes personalizing walls, desks and other surfaces around your home a breeze. Take a look at their Pinterest board for inspirational and creative ideas. Shape Tape can be applied on any painted... + Read more