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Painting tools and tips give essential advice that will help any painter. Whether you're a novice or a seasoned painter, check out these tips to make sure your paint job is attractive and accident-free.

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Scrubbing and Sanding Surfaces

Prep work is essential to any good paint job. Learn tips on scrubbing and sanding surfaces on this page.


How to Remove Paint from Metal

 How to Remove Paint from Metal

How to remove paint from metal. Visit TLC to learn more about paint and how to remove paint from metal. See more »

How to Spray Paint Metal

 How to Spray Paint Metal

Do you know how to spray paint metal? Find out how to spray paint metal in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Thin Latex Paint For a Spray Gun

 How to Thin Latex Paint For a Spray Gun

Do you know how to thin latex paint for a spray gun? Find out how to thin latex paint for a spray gun in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Pick a Paint Color

 How to Pick a Paint Color

Here is a guide to how to pick the right color paint. Visit TLC to learn more about how to pick a paint color. See more »

How to Paint Plastic

 How to Paint Plastic

Here is an article that will show you exactly how to paint plastic. Visit TLC to learn more about how to paint plastic. See more »

The Ultimate Creative Painting Quiz

 The Ultimate Creative Painting Quiz

Creative painting can provide a welcome change from the standard approach. Take this quiz to find out what you know about creative painting. See more »

9 Innovative Painting Ideas for the Home

 9 Innovative Painting Ideas for the Home

Are you looking for innovative painting ideas for the home? Check out this article and learn more about some innovative painting ideas for the home. See more »

Creating Mood with Color and Paint

 Creating Mood with Color and Paint

Creating mood with color and paint is an excellent way to brighten up your home. Check out this article about creating mood with color and paint. See more »

Guide to Painting an Accent Wall

 Guide to Painting an Accent Wall

Are you looking for a guide to painting an accent wall? Check out this article and learn all about painting an accent wall. See more »

What paint color goes with my couch?

 What paint color goes with my couch?

Does this paint match your cough? Paint matching is an important step in creating the right colors for your home. Take this paint matching quiz and find out what you know. See more »