Paint Brushes

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Types of Paint Rollers
5 Types of Paint Rollers Explained

Different types of painting jobs call for different types of paint rollers. Let us show you what you need.

A paint roller applying a red, semi-gloss paint to a white surface.
Choosing the Best Paint Roller for Semi-gloss Paint

Even the pros can botch a job with bad tools. Make sure when painting your home with semi-gloss paint that you use the right rollers.

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How to Add Texture Using a Paint Roller

Adding texture to your walls is easy by choosing one of these paint-roller methods.

Foam Paint Roller
5 Times to Choose a Foam Paint Roller

A foam paint roller may be the best choice for certain applications.

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Using an Electric Paint Sprayer

It's one of the best tools for painting large areas quickly.

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4 Precautions to Consider when Using Turpentine as a Paint Remover

Turpentine is a highly flammable toxic liquid that is often used as a grease and paint remover.

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Choosing the Best Paint Brush for Oil-Based Paint

How do you decide which is the best paint brush to use for a specific project?

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How To Care For Your Paintbrushes

Taking care of your paintbrushes will allow them to last longer with better performance.

Paint applicators covered in dry yellow paint on rustic, blue painted wood.
Types of Paint Applicators and Their Uses

There are several different applicators and accessories at your disposal.

Best Uses for a Trim Roller
4 Best Uses for a Trim Roller

When a full sized roller is too big for the space, a trim roller can be the perfect tool.

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How to Clean Dried Paint from a Paint Brush

After you use a paint brush you may be wondering how to go about cleaning it.

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How to Prevent the Bristles of a Paint Brush from Falling Out

Bristles falling out of a paint brush can be one of the most annoying things for any decorator.

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How to Get Already-Dried Paint Off a Paint Roller

Roll the clock back, and remove already-dried paint from your roller to make it like new again.

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Selecting and Storing Paint Brushes

Using Each Brush According to its PurposeThere is no "Super, All-purpose, Do Everything"

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How to Clean a Foam Paint Roller

When you’ve been using the same paint roller for a long time, you may have to clean it in order for it to regain its effectiveness. Cleaning it will just take a few moments and all you need are a few simple materials to accomplish the task. It will also save you money because you won't have to buy

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Best 2 Brushes for Staining Wood

When staining wood, you have a range of options with which to apply the stain. Some people wipe it on with cheesecloth, while others dab it on with a foam brush. Bristle brushes are by far the best applicators for this job for thorough and even coverage, greater control and fewer bubbles. Regardless

4 Different Types of Paint Brushes Explained
4 Different Types of Paint Brushes Explained

"Right tool for the right job" applies to paintbrushes too.

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Using Vinegar to Clean a Paint Brush

If you’ve used a paint brush, you will need to clean it so it’s in perfect shape to use again.