Articles About Paint Colors

Articles and advice about Paint Colors from Glidden

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.

Exteriors

6 Unexpected Front Door Colors

Want to give your exterior an instant makeover with minimal effort? A fresh color on your front door updates your entire home’s personality.

How-To

8 Things Most New Painters Overlook

Painting isn’t hard (truly anyone can do it) but before you dive right into painting a wall or a piece of furniture, check out my list of the top eight things new painters may not know.

Nursery

A Boy's Nursery Inspired By The Hobbit

Inspiration can be found in uncommon places. See how you can turn a nursery into a story telling cove by using the iconic story: The Hobbit.

Bathrooms

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 Rooms

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.

Kid's Room

A Less Pink, Bigger Girl's Room

Unsure of using the color white? Don't be so hesitant. White walls go with everything. Even your little girls big girl room.

Bathrooms

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.

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

Best Colors to Use in a Small Bathroom

How-To

Choosing the Best Types of Wood For a Painted Project

Painted furniture is fantastic, whether it's going bold with a bright accent piece or a fresh white statement maker.

How-To

Do This Test Before You Paint Over Oil Paint

If you bought a piece of painted furniture at an antique store or live in an older home, it’s likely that the furniture or some of the woodwork, molding, cabinets or doors in your home were painted with oil-based paint.

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.

How-To

How Long Does Paint Take to Dry & Cure?

When you complete a paint project, you may be asking yourself: how long does paint take to dry? Often times, the hardest part of any makeover is waiting for the paint to dry.

How-To

How to Paint a Perfect Line Between Wall and Ceiling

No matter how hard you try to paint perfect lines where the wall meets the ceiling, it can sometimes be tough. Here are three tried-and-true methods that work.

Color

How To Create a Mood with Paint Colors

Color is personal. There's no right or wrong if a color works for you, but make sure the mood of your room fits yours.

Color

Look to Nature - Choosing Paint Colors From The World Around Us

Certain colors can evoke certain feelings. Use these natural relationships to help you easily select the right colors for your next project.

Color

Tips For Choosing Paint Colors

Bold or beige?  We have some tips on how to make each work.  It all comes down to balance.

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