DIY Home Paint Tips

Does your house need a new lick of paint but don’t want to pay a professional?

Upskill yourself, and learn to DIY your home painting tasks! With our painting guides, we’ll step you through the DIY painting process, from budgeting and estimating costs, to choosing paint types and finishes, and practical tips on how to paint your home interior and exterior.

We review the best tools and paints to help you get the job done properly with a long-lasting finish. Not just walls and ceilings, we also cover painting doors, trims, kitchen cabinets, bathroom and even your furniture. We also explain fundamental painting techniques including using rollers, paint sprayers and brushes, along with related product recommendations.

Don’t know where to start? Here are some of our article recommendations for painting DIY beginners:

exterior house paint ideas gray

Modern Exterior House Paint Ideas: Gray & Charcoal (DIY Guide)

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Thinking of painting your house grey? Make up your mind with these modern exterior gray house paint ideas, plus tips for painting with grey.

How to Paint Bathrooms | Complete DIY Guide

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Bathroom need a freshen up? We explain how to paint bathrooms inc. vanities and tiles, plus best bathroom paint finish and paint types to use.
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How to Paint Interior of Home | Complete DIY Guide

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Need to paint interior of home, but don't know where to start? Learn how with our DIY BEGINNERS GUIDE incl. tools and tips to paint a room.
paint house black

Want to paint house black? Do it right with our DIY guide to black.

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Want to paint house BLACK? We cover black design tips, painting techniques and the best black paints to get your home looking sharp.
app to paint house

Want the perfect home color? Try an app to paint house!

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Tired of the same boring house colors or worried you'll pick the wrong one? Test & visualize your ideas with the best app to paint house. Learn more...
house paint cost

How to Calculate DIY House Paint Cost & Coverage

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Need help with your DIY house paint cost estimate? In this guide we explain how to accurately calculate your DIY paint costs, interior and exterior.
Venetian Plaster

How to Paint Over Venetian Plaster | DIY Guide

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Are you looking for ways to paint your house to make it beautiful…
Enamel vs Latex Paint

Enamel vs Latex Paint: Important Differences

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While it can be hard to distinguish between latex and enamel…
Set up HVLP Spray Gun Parts

How to Set Up a HVLP Spray Gun | Ultimate Guide

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HVLP paint sprays are very common because they are relatively…
Indoor Painting

How to Paint Interior Walls with A Paint Sprayer

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One of the most effective ways to transform a room is by changing…
A Big Commercial Painting Area

The Ultimate Guide To Commercial Painting

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While the difference may be subtle commercial and residential…
Painting Unfinished Cabinets

Beginner’s Guide on Painting Unfinished Cabinets

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Any homeowner can tell you that most projects around the house…
painting house with a sprayer

How to Paint a House with Sprayer: Beginners Guide

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After your 1-month trip with your family, you’ve arrived at…
Painting an Adirondack Chair

How to Paint an Adirondack Chair | DIY Project Guide

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Is your Adirondack chair looking a bit tired? Learn how to re-paint and re-stain your Adirondack in this easy DIY project guide.
Painting a metal bed frame

How to Paint a Metal Bed Frame?

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Maybe you have shown tons of excuses to your wife about getting…