How to Paint

Looking for tips on how to paint? You've come to the right place. Let Hometalk help you plan your next DIY painting project. Choose from a variety of resources, including discussion boards, video tutorials, slideshows, and compilations of top, best, and new paint projects. You can even ask the Hometalk community a question!

Top Painting Projects

Check out our top paint projects here and get ready to be inspired.

Popular Painting Slideshows

Here you'll find slideshows for all your painting projects. Get started!

Painting Videos

Look no further for high-quality video tutorials on how to paint.

How Baking Soda Can Change the Way You Paint—in Just 5 Minutes

Chalk paint is super trendy (still!) because it quickly gives your surface an aged, matte look that is easily distressed. But, oh boy, can it get super pricey! I've got the perfect 3 ingredient hack for turning any house paint into chalk paint in 5 minutes.

IKEA Hack Painting Fabric Custom DIY Pillow Cases

Fusion Mineral Paint has an awesome giveaway going on, just for Hometalkers! Click here to check it out!Stenciling is one of my favourite ways to add personality and my own touch, making whatever it is uniquely mine!

This Spray Paint Trick Will Make You Want to Makeover Everything!

Have some old glassware lying around? Give it a new look with this gorgeous painting technique!

Bubble Painting

Do you remember when you were a kid and you blew bubbles in your drink until your Mom yelled at you? Welp, here's your chance to relive your childhood! Bubble painting has to be my new favorite technique!

New Painting Projects

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