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10 Tips to Paint Like a Pro

10 Tips to Paint Like a Pro

Products and advice for tackling the toughest parts of the job

Spray or Brush?

Consider prep time, conditions, and cleanup to determine the fastest way to tackle an exterior paint job

Cutting in Trim and Corners

Cutting in Trim and Corners

Repairing Drywall

Techniques for fixing everything from popped screws to big holes

Painting Solutions

Painting Solutions

Answers to common questions provide advice for professional results on your next interior paint job

Proper Paint Preparation

Click before you dip. For a quality paint job, the first thing you need to do is consult our collection of tips and advice from the pros.

Repainting Interior Trim

Repainting Interior Trim

Careful preparation and confident brush work are the keys to a professional finish

The Challenges of Painting Kitchens and Baths

For paint to stand up to these hard-working rooms, the surfaces must be clean, and the finishes must be durable

Paint Like a Pro

Paint Like a Pro

Tune in for the latest episode of our Build Like a Pro video series on interior painting

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