Paint DIY Projects  

Painting might just be the most popular way to DIY, and here you’ll find everything you need to guide you. Breathe life into your tired furniture, or transform your home interior nto something spectacular! Learn loads of painting techniques shared by other DIYers, plus which paints and tools are best for your project; color schemes, palettes and more.  

Ugly Barn Wood Cabinets Get an Elegant Make Over

Ugly Barn Wood Cabinets Get an Elegant Make Over

If you hate your cabinets, there are always ideas to help you make them beautiful.

I "shutter" to Re-purpose

I "shutter" to Re-purpose

Rotten wood shutters had to be removed but I saw a new life for them.

Upcycled Bedside Table

Upcycled Bedside Table

Brought to you by Megan from The Homes I Have Made over on our sister site ForRent.com. For the full...

Tribal Stencil Transformation: A Dated 1940's Dresser Gets an Update!

Tribal Stencil Transformation: A Dated 1940's Dresser Gets an Update!

Want to take a furniture piece from dated and drab to modern and fun? Incorporating geometric prints...

Repurposed Cabinet Door - Raised Stencil Technique

Repurposed Cabinet Door - Raised Stencil Technique

Raised Stencil Technique - How to VideoIf you're looking for a non toxic option to creating raised...

From BLAH to YAH! Raised Stencil Project

From BLAH to YAH! Raised Stencil Project

Single dressers are my favorite project pieces. Their size lends them to many options for your...

Painted Kitchen Cabinets

Painted Kitchen Cabinets

Short story ...my children made me breakfast in bed and one left the oven door ajar (Not Me did it)...

Crib turned Craft Station

Crib turned Craft Station

I made this project for a contest that I'm in called American Crafter. You can check out the entire...

Drab Drop Cloth Seeks Dramatic Makeover

Drab Drop Cloth Seeks Dramatic Makeover

A drop cloth goes from drab to fab!A few weeks ago I purchased a drop cloth at a local hardware...

How To Update Vertical Blinds With Stencils

How To Update Vertical Blinds With Stencils

I hated my old vertical blinds in my front window. They were plain, ugly and made my little living...

Rustic Reindeer Crate

Rustic Reindeer Crate

Hey guys! This month's challenge was about using a holiday stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils for...

Yard Stick Side Table

Yard Stick Side Table

My client requested a side table for his home office / reading room. He wants to display a 100 year...

A Kitchen With "New" White Cabinets

A Kitchen With "New" White Cabinets

When my husband and I had our house built about 14 years ago, we chose oak wood cabinets for our...

Bored With Your Furniture?  Give It a New Look With Fauxy Rollers!!!

Bored With Your Furniture? Give It a New Look With Fauxy Rollers!!!

Giving new life to a tired old piece of thrift store furniture - creating this fabulous makeover for...

The Desk That Took Some Taming

The Desk That Took Some Taming

This desk glared at me for months before I decided to tackle it, I should have known it was going to...

Screen Door Make Over

Screen Door Make Over

We just had to replace our glass screen door with a new sheet of plexi. Our landscaper accidentally...

Beauty Is In the Eye of the Beholder

Beauty Is In the Eye of the Beholder

Faye from Farm Life Best Life is back to prove once again that even the most unappealing pieces can...

FAT Wax and Steel Wool Technique

FAT Wax and Steel Wool Technique

Here is a video detailing a technique to achieve an even egg shell finish on your dark painted...

Create Beautiful Stenciled Scarves For Gifts (Or For Yourself)

Create Beautiful Stenciled Scarves For Gifts (Or For Yourself)

Handmade gifts for the holidays are the best to give and to receive! We recently had a phenomenal...

Glowing Photo Holder

Glowing Photo Holder

Grandparent's Day is coming! Change a candle holder into a glowing photo holder. This project is...

Roadside Rescue

Roadside Rescue

Found this pitched out to the trash and had to pick it up. The veneer on the sides was a little...

Up-cycling Half a Desk Into a Printer Stand

Up-cycling Half a Desk Into a Printer Stand

When we found this piece buried in an old shed I was thrilled to bits; until I discovered, again,...

Shutter Cabinet Makeover

Shutter Cabinet Makeover

Hey there Hometalkers! Up for a little thrifty makeover today? My March Madness, 31 Thrifty...

Spray-Painted Pumpkins

Spray-Painted Pumpkins

This year, I wanted to decorate for Fall completely differently. I was just ready for a change! ...

Repurposed Sink Into Ombre Vase

Repurposed Sink Into Ombre Vase

Over the past few weeks I’ve been decorating my second guest bedroom. It was completely empty, so...