Post Tagged with: "interior paint"

How To Paint Over Chalkboard Paint

How To Paint Over Chalkboard Paint

You’ve painted a door, a wall, maybe a whole room with chalkboard paint — and down the road, you decide you no longer want that sort of surface. To paint over it, you will need some special equipment, but nothing too crazy. First, sand the surface to roughen it up. […]

Painting Stripes Made Easy With U-Stripe-It & Design

Painting Stripes Made Easy With U-Stripe-It & Design

Painted stripes have a transformative power. Wide, colorful stripes add a bit of whimsy to a room, while narrow, more muted lines exude a certain sophistication. Yet when it comes to actually painting stripes, the precision work can often be tedious and time-consuming. Enter the U-Stripe-It & Design tool! Created […]

How To Prep Plaster Walls For Painting

How To Prep Plaster Walls For Painting

If you live in a home built before World War II, chances are that you have plaster walls. If you’re considering painting your walls a new color, or simply refreshing the existing hue, here are some tips to help you properly prepare the surface prior to painting. + Remove any […]

Wood Trim: To Paint Or Not To Paint?

Wood Trim: To Paint Or Not To Paint?

Paint is renowned for its ability to transform a room or object with just a couple of coats. But are there things in your house — wood trim, for example — that shouldn’t be painted? One of my favorite bloggers, Nicole Balch of Making It Lovely, made what some called […]

September Is Paint Month At Charles & Hudson!

September Is Paint Month At Charles & Hudson!

Now that September has arrived, we’re officially kicking off paint month here at C&H! We’ll be bringing you the latest paint tips, tricks and news, as well as sharing some of our favorite resources to make sure your paint project goes as smoothly as possible. Feel free to share your […]

Transform A Wall With Dry-Erase Paint

Transform A Wall With Dry-Erase Paint

I’ve long thought about using a can of chalkboard paint to transform my overly large water closet door into a scribble-friendly service. A new discovery from MDC Wallcoverings has me re-thinking that plan. If you prefer markers to chalk, IdeaPaint’s tabrasa is a must-have item. The water-based paint transforms a […]

Top 5 Qualities of Interior Paint

Top 5 Qualities of Interior Paint

According to Glidden paint these are the top 5 qualities of premium interior paint that you should look for. 1. Color match We continuously test Glidden paint’s new formula in every kind of light to ensure that the color you see in the can is exactly what you see on […]

Paint Buddy

Paint Buddy

We think every homeowner would have a use for this paint touch-up tool from Rubbermaid. It’s stores just enough paint to cover those instant touch-ups that arise and there’s no need to break out a brush and get messy. It doesn’t hurt that’s it’s super cool and fits perfectly in […]

All About Paint

All About Paint

Here’s a great primer (no pun intended), for selecting, choosing, and buying the right paint for the job. With the myriad of choices in paint types, brand names, and price points, it’s easy to become very confused as to where to start and choosing your color seems like it was […]