Tip for Caulking Wide Cracks
Watch this video for tips on how to fill wide gaps and cracks before caulking using foam backer rod.
Using Paint Stored in Freezing Temperatures
Watch this video to find out whether or not to use paint that has been stored outside in freezing temperatures.
How to Test Paint for Lead
Thinking about painting an older home? Don’t start scraping it down until you listen to this tip about how to test existing paint for lead.
Tip to Reduce Paint Stripper Cleanup Mess
Check out this easy cleanup tip to reduce the mess of chemical paint strippers using only a cardboard box and newspaper.
Painting a Textured Ceiling
A fresh coat of paint can make a world of difference to the look of any room, but sometimes the paint roller is not your best friend. Listen to this tip to find out how to paint over a textured popcorn ceiling.
Painting Roof Vents
White caps may look nice on a mountaintop, but not so much on your house. Listen to this tip to find out how to paint vent on your roof so they don't stick out like a sore thumb!
Tips for Painting Vinyl Siding
It's possible to paint vinyl siding, if you do it right. Watch this video to learn about the steps needed to clean, prime, and paint the vinyl siding on your house.
Exterior Home Painting Prep Tips
Preparing the outside of your home for painting is one of the least enjoyable, but most important, aspects of house painting. Watch this video for tips on how to scrap, sand, repair, and prime your house for painting.
Tips for Painting Interior Walls and Trim in Your Home
Watch this video for interior painting tips from the pros, including painting wood paneling, patching holes in textured walls, painting over dark colors, and more.