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Color inspiration and painting how-to articles for every project.

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Nursery Ideas

Nursery Colors for Every Baby

Gone are the classic choices of baby blue or pastel pink for baby's nursery. Babies (and parents!) expect style right from the start, and this year is full of great nursery color ideas!

Weekend Projects

10 Easy Weekend Paint Projects For Your Home

Do you have plans for the weekend? While it’s nice to have time off to enjoy with our family and friends, for many of us the best time to catch up on home improvement is on the weekend.

Exterior

4 Weekend-Sized Paint Projects To Increase Home Value

Projects that make big impacts on the look and value of your home don't need to feel like huge endeavors.

Bathroom Ideas

A Budget Bathroom Makeover - Bathroom Paint Colors

When it comes to a project budget, there's rarely enough to go around. While you might prioritize your kitchen renovation over your bathroom, you can still find cost conscious ways to show it come love.

Dining Room Ideas

A Dining Room Fit for Entertaining - Dining Room Paint Colors

Creating a dining space that has a warm palette but is still flexible can be tricky. See how using a white color can create the ultimate blank canvas.

Bathroom Ideas

A New Mood for My Powder Room - Bathroom Colors

Painting a whole house can be intimidating. Not sure where to start? Learn how to manage your project to get by with a little help from her friends.

Bedroom Paint Color Schemes

Let your personality drive the color choice for your bedroom. And, continue your color expression into your master bath with these coordinating colors.

Best Colors to Paint A Room When Selling A House

There are a few things to keep in mind when selling your home, especially when choosing paint colors

Ask The Experts

Can You Use Frozen Paint After It Thaws?

It happens more often than you think: you left your paint in storage and it froze over winter. Our Paint Specialist explains whether or not you can still use it.

How-To

Flat, Gloss or Satin Paint: How Do You Choose?

Confused about how to choose the right paint finish for your home project? We cover the basics and discuss the details.

Living Room

How To Easily Paint A Living Room

If you have never painted walls before and yours are ready for a fresh coat, you might be wondering how to paint a living room. Where do you start?

Garage

How To Paint A Garage Door

With a little investment of time & money, your garage door can quickly turn into an area of beauty that accentuates your home's style and your own personality

How-To Video

How to Paint Trim

Painting trim doesn’t have to be so bad.  With Glidden Brush Ups learn tips and tricks to help make your project go a little smoother. 

How-To Video

How to Store Paint for Easy Touch Ups

Painting doesn’t have to be so bad.  With Glidden Brush Ups learn tips and tricks to help make your project go a little smoother. 

How-To

How To Use Painters Tape

The hardest part of painting can be getting started. Not anymore. Glidden is here to help you learn how to use painter's tape and get started on your next painting project.

In Neutral Territory: Kitchen Wall Colors With Cherry Cabinetry

Curious about how to pair the right paint color with your dark kitchen cabinets? Our expert weighs in on the best approach.

Nursery

One Easy Way To Kid-Proof Your Walls!

You can make your kid's room easy to keep clean by using a durable paint like Glidden's One Coat Interior Paint.

Open Floor Plan Dilemma

It's difficult to find the right color combination with an open floor plan. Here's an expert's outlook on how to approach that kind of project.

Interior

Quick Painting Tips for Beginners

The beauty of painting your space is that it allows it to become your own. However, if you’ve never painted before, you might be unsure where to start. The beauty of painting your space is that it allows it to become your own. However, if you’ve never painted before, you might be unsure where to start.

Gray Paint Colors

The Best Gray Paint Colors

Gray paint colors are great for either the interior or exterior of your home.

How-To

The Best Way To Paint Cabinet Shelves

Planning on painting your kitchen cabinets? I’m sure you want to paint the cabinet shelves so everything looks professionally painted when you open the cabinet door.

How-To Paint Baseboards & Trim

How To Paint Baseboards & Trim

Painting baseboards and trim are great ways to update your home. Here are some tips and tricks to help you get great results!

Top Living Room Colors

You can use color to set the mood in your living room. Here are some great paint color suggestions.

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