How much paint do you need for your project? What kind of paint is best for exterior painting, interior painting, even crafts projects? Find the answers here.
Paint Texture and Specialty Paints
you can't paint and there's a paint made for almost ..... purpose. Ceiling paints are formulated ..... inherent in painting a ceiling -- if you're painting white on white ..... where the new paint begins and the ..... Kitchen and bath paints are also formulated
25 Things to Know About Paint
dormers a darker hue. 3. Painting in cool weather? Use low-temperature exterior paint , which can tolerate temperatures ..... within 24—48 hours of painting . Most paints handle temperatures only ..... Fahrenheit. 4. The right paint brush is as critical
Painting a Swimming Pool
durability. Whatever paint you use, follow ..... when using some paints in poorly ventilated areas. Apply paint with a 3/8 ..... four hours before painting the second coat ..... the pool walls. Painting over a coat or ..... rubber and epoxy paints is fine, but ..... Scrape off loose paint (a high-pressure
Paint Source Guide
To purchase paint , wood stain, or varnish, or for house painting tips, contact the following paint suppliers. Behr Premium Plus Paints 800/854-0133 ..... Pratt & Lambert Paints 800/289-7728 ..... com Ralph Lauren Paint 800/379-7656
gear blend into the landscape; paints that keep you from slipping on stairs, as well as paints that you can stick magnets to ..... a blackboard, and metallic paints that finish an object in gold ..... t take and hold a coat of paint .
Your Guide to Painting Tools
dishwasher. Fabrics Paint Infused with a textile medium, these paints will withstand laundering. Test the paint on a fabric scrap before painting . Spray Paint Available for many applications, spray paints come in a variety
How to Paint (Just About) Anything: Wood, Laminate, Brick -- You Name It!
paint ceilings before you paint walls . Santos likes ..... telescoping handle and paint two coats, the first ..... to the light. To make painting a white ceiling easier ..... several manufacturers offer paints that are pink or blue ..... 10-15 percent more paint , Santos says. He also
How to Paint Any Surface
telescoping handle and paint two coats: the ..... light. To make painting a white ceiling ..... manufacturers offer paints that are pink ..... 15 percent more paint . Glass Start ..... temperature paints can be used on ..... but don't paint the inside of ..... Molding Before painting trimwork, patch
Painting With a Roller
Start again at the bottom and paint to the top till you've ..... job. That way, one can paint one wall, keeping a wet edge on it while the other paints the other wall to avoid lap marks caused by painting over dried paint .
Painting Tips and Techniques
Painting can be easy and enjoyable if ..... Before you start, buy all the paint for a room at the same time ..... Before dipping a brush into paint , dampen it with water (for latex paints ) or paint thinner or mineral spirits