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How To Use An Airless Paint Sprayer (Set Up Guide)

Get a uniform application on the toughest wall textures with the help of an airless paint sprayer. Their effectiveness on popcorn-effect walls and ceilings is unmatched, and they are a perfect fit for many uneven surfaces. Airless paint sprayers are the fastest way to complete any large painting job, and once you get the hang of […]

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Can You Paint Rubber? (Easy DIY How To Guide)

While you can paint rubber successfully, it’s all too easy to end up with cracked or peeling paint a few days later. Rubber, both natural and synthetic versions, is elastic. This quality makes it versatile as an everyday material but fickle when it comes to taking paint.   This guide will teach you which types of rubber […]

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Does Paint Dry Darker Or Lighter? Color Expectations

One of the most troublesome aspects of painting is anticipating how your color will look once it dries. Too often, we put up a color we adore, only to discover it looks completely different a few hours later.  This phenomenon can ruin all the time spent choosing the perfect paint for your home gym, bedroom, kitchen, […]

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How To Easily Remove Chalk Paint (From Wood, Glass, Concrete)

Chalk paint can be your best friend if you’re trying to give a DIY project a distressed vintage look or upcycle an old piece of furniture. But sometimes, the reality doesn’t match up with our expectations, or as the piece ages, the paint might begin to discolor. If your chalk paint finish is not up to scratch, this […]

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How To Paint Shutters (Guide For Vinyl, Wood & Plastic)

Say goodbye to dull and faded shutters, and say hello to restored, vibrant shutters by simply adding a lick of paint. Painting your shutters instead of replacing them will save you money, and it will keep your doors and windows looking up to date.   This guide is to help readers learn how to paint shutters with ease so […]

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How To Sand Walls For Painting (A Comprehensive Guide)

If you are considering painting a room, there are several steps that you must take before you begin painting. It is important to clean, sand, and prime each wall before you ever dip your brush into the paint. One of the most important first steps is sanding the walls. This article will explain the importance of […]

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How To Paint Gutters (PVC & Aluminum Gutter Painting Tips)

If you are looking to increase the aesthetic appeal of your home, you may want to consider painting your gutters. While there are plenty of things to consider when making the choice to paint your gutters, we are here to help you along the way. Below you will find the best tips and tricks for […]

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How To Get Paint Out Of The Carpet: (Remove Stains Easily)

Removing paint spills and splatters can be tricky, but there is no need to panic. With the right tools, you can remove the paint quickly and painlessly – knowing how to get paint out of carpets is the first step.   Read on to discover our tips and tricks.  Things to Know Before Removing Paint from Carpet  Identify if the […]

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How To Paint A Basement Floor: Epoxy, Sealers & Color Ideas

Transform your unsightly concrete floor/subfloor in your basement with a quality lick of paint. This simple trick can turn a dark and dingy area in your home into a much warmer space, making it more than just a place for storage. Our guide will touch on color options, techniques, and all of the basics to […]

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Can You Use Acrylic Paint On Leather? (Easy DIY Guide)

Daunting as it might seem, you can use acrylic paint on leather to change its color, apply decorative elements, or simply revitalize it after fading and wear.    From armchairs to desk chairs, couches, and even beloved jackets, this guide will teach you how to properly apply acrylic paints to leather surfaces for stunning transformations and DIY […]

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