Exterior Painting

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Painting Eaves and Overhangs

Painting eaves and overhangs can be the most difficult outside painting project there is.

How Long Does Exterior Latex Paint Need to Dry Before Rain?

The exact time will depend on environmental factors.

How to Choose the Best Exterior Paint

Choose the right paint for your home's exterior by considering a number of factors.

How to Paint Exterior Trim Properly

Save money and preserve existing wood with this method.

How to Refinish Fiberglass Doors

Redoing a fiberglass door can be a challenge. But follow these steps and you can make sure that your door is done right and looks great.

How to Repaint Wooden Clapboard Siding

Spruce up your home's curb appeal by repainting your wooden clapboard siding.

14 Professional Exterior Painting Tips

14 ways to get a professional finish without the pro cost.

How to Repaint Gelcoat

Gelcoat is used on pools, showers, and boats.

How Long Does Paint Need to Dry?

Each paint type requires a different application, clean-up, and drying time.

Fence Painting vs Fence Staining

If you have a wood fence these are your two primary choices.

Choosing the Right Paint for Your Home's Exterior

It sounds like a simple enough task, at first - painting the house.

Exterior Semi-Transparent Stains: Latex or Oil

No matter what anyone tells you, wood will not "drink up" the oils in a stain and restore wood.

How to Paint the Outside of Your House

Give a fresh look to your home's exterior.

5 Misconceptions About Wood Filler

You may that there are many misconceptions sbout wood filler and/or grain filler.

How to Use Wood Filler to Repair Hardwood Floor Scratches

Wood filler is a great tool for repairing scratches.

How to Apply Exterior Wood Stain to a Deck

If you have a deck, you need to use exterior wood stain.

How To Paint Your Barn

Painting a barn can help prevent decay and weathering.

Don't Paint Outside in the Fall

Fall weather is not a good fit for the best results.

Exterior Finishes for California Redwood

California redwood is one of nature’s most maintenance-free building materials.

How to Calculate the Cost of Painting Your Home's Exterior

Gather your data and set your budget.

6 Advantages of Using Aluminum Spray Paint

Aluminum spray paint is not only meant to be used on aluminum nor is it completely made of aluminum.

4 Tips to Remember When Mixing Wood Filler with Paint

Using a wood filler is a great way to repair rotten or damaged wood, without buying a new piece.