December 12, 2016
Watching the daily temperature and using a 35 degree paint allows me to keep painting into the winter (hopefully).
December 2, 2016
Spritz the brush very lightly just below the ferrule with water from a spray bottle.
November 15, 2016
I knew it would be a tricky installation, so I planned to take my time and nail the execution. Here's how.
October 28, 2016
Wall murals have a long tradition in America and in history.
October 21, 2016
Better brushes provide better paint jobs because they’re made for smooth application, precision, and control.
August 25, 2016
Despite years of practice and the best-flowing finishes I could lay hands on, my skills with a brush plateaued somewhere around “mediocre” on the quality scale. I had always dreamed…
August 11, 2016
In this episode, host and managing editor Justin Fink talks with design editor Brian Pontolilo and associate editor Patrick McCombe about the DeWalt and Milwaukee tool shows and the Paint…
August 4, 2016
In this episode, host and managing editor Justin Fink talks with editor-in-chief Rob Yagid and design editor Brian Pontolilo about siding and trim, tile backer, and job quotes. Resources and…
July 20, 2016
Combatting Pesky Grain Raise
July 6, 2016
Many manufacturers of wooden doors ask that the finish paint lap 1⁄16 in. onto any glass surfaces exposed to weather. This prevents moisture from penetrating the joint between glass and…
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