Prepare for your next painting project by discovering our planning ideas & tips.
Ask This Old House painter Mauro Henrique demonstrates how to accurately match a paint color
Need to know how much paint to buy? A little math can save you a lot of time when it comes to interior painting.
From start to finish, we show you how to give your interior walls a new personality in just one weekend.
Take the stress out of color matching by visualizing your wall paint on a mobile app first.
Finished a major project? Here’s how to deal with a little extra paint (or a lot)
What does it take and how much does it cost to paint a room? Watch our video and read our easy instructions on how to prep and paint like a pro.
The TOH pros offer advice on your most difficult interior and exterior paint, painted flooring, and paint-removal questions
Organize cover plates, speed up spackling, and keep paint from bleeding behind the tape
Use this guide to learn more about how to choose the best type of polyurethane and apply it to furniture to bring out the beauty of wood around your house.
This Old House decodes the differences between the various types of stain so that you can get the look you want.
The experts at This Old House help you navigate the paint aisle like a pro so that you can choose the perfect finish for your rooms
Plucked from a hog or synthesized in a lab, the right bristles are the key to a perfect paint job
To get the quality paint job you're paying for, ask these questions and make sure your contract is very specific.
Bad paint jobs can happen to good people with old houses — even when they listen faithfully to everything the paint salesman tells them. The reason is a surprising revelation about the compatibility of oil and latex paints.