great home decor idea! Take popsicle sticks and paint them the color of every wall in your house. Carry with you on the go to match furniture, curtains, decorations, etc. I've seen the full paint stirrer version of this but love this portable-sized idea!
Never forget your paint color! On the inside of your light switch or outlet cover, using a permanent marker, write the paint brand, color name, swatch number on a piece of painter's tape for quick reference. Change the room color? Change the info tape!
10 Paint Secrets: what you never knew about paint (Like how to paint doors and NOT the hinges! - just cover up all of my hinges with painter's tape, using an exacto knife to remove the excess, and then paint the doors while still attached
How to paint perfect straight, crisp lines ***Worked awesome! We have textured walls in our new house and the paint seeps under the tape. This technique worked perfectly and I have straight, crisp lines on the walls I've painted. Worth the extra work!
To get rid of paint fumes add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you're done! (Will be trying this next painting project!
5 in 1 tool. painting a straight line next to the trim trick, painting, To make the line even straighter take your 5 in 1 tool wrapped with a wet rag and drag it down the corner At just the right angle this will give you a crisp straight line
The Short cut way to repaint kitchen cabinets with no sanding,stripping, or even removing the doors! Plus a lot of cute furniture re-dos. I used this too for my kitchen cabinets. They turned out great, but I did remove doors and painted them while flat.
MUST REMEMBER THIS! Mounting your TV so that no cords hang down the wall. Seriously did not know it was that easy! Pin now read later. (Only, our TV is above the fireplace, so doesn't work, but I'll keep this in mind for future) :)
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