Paint & Decor


Featured Project: Refinishing an Antique Part 2 - Apply New Finish

In the first segment in our 2-part series on refinishing an antique, we stripped the old finish off of our end table and gave it a lacquer... More »


Refinishing an Antique Part 1 - Remove Existing Finish

In this first episode in our 2-part series on refinishing an antique, we’ll show you how to remove the existing finish and get it ready for...


Fireplace Makeover

Throughout the ages, the fireplace has been considered the heart of the home. It’s symbolizes warmth and sustenance, and from a design...


How to Paint a House - Prime, Caulk and Paint

There’s perhaps no better and more affordable way to add interest to your home’s exterior than by giving it a fresh new coat of paint. Whether...


How to Paint a House - Exterior Paint Preparation

You’ve decided what color your going to repaint your house and trim and you’re ready to get started. But wait. Don’t forget to prep the siding...


How to Make Brick Mortar Repairs

Today we’re going to fix the crumbling mortar in this brick siding using a process called repointing. Be sure to wear leather glovers and safety...


How to Repair Drywall

No matter how big or small it is, a hole in the wall is an unsightly blemish that won’t go away by itself. Watch this video to learn how to fix...


How to Hang Pictures

There is not only an art to hanging pictures and other decorative pieces on walls, there is a science to it. You need the right hardware and hollow...


How to Prepare a Room for Painting

To get the best results when painting, you need to spend time before you start properly prepping the room and the walls. It makes all the...


Priming Walls for Painting

Do you want to change the look and style of a particular room in your home? Why not give it a fresh coat of paint? It can make a big difference for...