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Interior Painting Techniques

Sharp paint lines complete your look and produce professional looking results. Visit the "How-To-Mask" page to learn this easy skill. Then browse the tip sheets below for decorative interior painting techniques you can apply to any room or project.

Chalkboard Serving Tray

*NEW* Chalkboard Serving Tray

Create a menu board tray that will be a conversation piece and allow your guests to know what dishes are what.
Create a Design on a Pillow

*NEW* Create a Design on a Pillow

This navy cane patterned pillow was so downright easy, you’d be silly not to try it.
Chalkboard Serving Tray » Create a Design on a Pillow »
Diamond Pattern Patio Floor

*NEW* Diamond Pattern Patio Floor

Create an amazing difference by painting a design on your patio. The pattern will pop with furniture.
Diamond Wall Art Design

*NEW* Diamond Wall Art Design

Crisscross parallel lines to create a diamond pattern on your wall.
Diamond Pattern Patio Floor » Diamond Wall Art Design »
Frame Wallpaper Design

*NEW* Frame Wallpaper Design

Simply tape up rectangles of different sizes with the ScotchBlue™ Painter’s Tape.
Hand Painted Table Runner

*NEW* Hand Painted Table Runner

It is simple to create a table runner in the exact color and design of your choosing.
Frame Wallpaper Design » Hand Painted Table Runner »
Herringbone Accent Wall

*NEW* Herringbone Accent Wall

Brighten up your kitchen with an interesting accent wall - it adds so much.
How to Make Your Own Wall Stencil Design

*NEW* How to Make Your Own Wall Stencil Design

The great part about making your own wall design is the fact the design can be as unique as you wish it to be.
Herringbone Accent Wall » How to Make Your Own Wall Stencil Design »
Nightstand table with Faux Stained Stripes

*NEW* Nightstand table with Faux Stained Stripes

Add a new industrial chic look to your nightstands.
Planter Box Picture Frame with Stripes

*NEW* Planter Box Picture Frame with Stripes

Add beauty and function to your kitchen with this easy to make and affordable organizer.
Nightstand table with Faux Stained Stripes » Planter Box Picture Frame with Stripes »
Pop Art Inspired Bookshelf

*NEW* Pop Art Inspired Bookshelf

Create a new refreshed look to an old bookshelf.
Spring Themed Wall Art Piece Above Mantel

*NEW* Spring Themed Wall Art Piece Above Mantel

Painted DIY wall art is an easy and inexpensive way to add color and pattern to a room.
Pop Art Inspired Bookshelf » Spring Themed Wall Art Piece Above Mantel »
Terracotta Flower Pot Designs

*NEW* Terracotta Flower Pot Designs

Perk up those planters and add a little pizzazz to your patio or deck this summer!
Accent Shapes

Accent Shapes

See how accent shapes in complimentary colors add instant dimension to a room.
Terracotta Flower Pot Designs » Accent Wall Frames & Chair Rail Technique »
Accent Wall Frames & Chair Rail

Accent Wall Frames & Chair Rail

Dining rooms and living rooms go from ordinary to extraordinary using this simple technique.
Accent Walls

Accent Walls

Creating accent walls adds to the decor and drama of any space.
Accent Shapes Technique » Accent Wall Technique »
Big, Bold Stripes

Big, Bold Stripes

Add a splash of bold, modern elegance to a classic room.
Cabinet Door Chalkboard

Cabinet Door Chalkboard

Here's a fun, creative way to reuse discarded cabinet doors.
Big, Bold Stripes Technique » Cabinet Door Chalkboard Technique »
Cabinet Update

Cabinet Update

Give your kitchen, laundry room or basement cabinets a whole new look using a fresh coat of paint.
Diamond Patterns

Chalkboards & Chair Rail

Wall chalkboards are a fun, versatile and personal way to share messages in offices, family rooms or entry halls.
Cabinet Update Technique » Chalkboards & Chair Rail »
Checkerboard Chair Rail

Checkerboard Chair Rail

A checkerboard chair rail is a simple way to add interest and contrast.
Diamond Patterns

Diamond Patterns

Use tone-on-tone colors in rooms where you want a more classic feel or bright, contrasting colors in rooms that inspire creativity
Checkerboard Chair Rail Technique » Diamond Patterns Technique »
Accent Shapes

DIY Halloween Spooky Bats & Boo Buckets

Liven up your dining room table decor DIY Halloween style.
Accent Wall Frames & Chair Rail

DIY Wrapping Paper

Have fun creating stripes, patterns, squares, letters or whatever your heart desires.
DIY Halloween Spooky Bats & Boo Buckets » DIY Wrapping Paper »
Furniture Refresh

Family Message Board

Keep track of family activities with this simple message board.
Furniture Refresh

Furniture Refresh

Combine classic with contemporary by giving old furniture a new look.
FAMILY MESSAGE BOARD TECHNIQUE » Furniture Refresh Technique »
Game Table

Game Table

Bring fun and games to life with a touch of your own creativity!
Glazed Stone Blocks

Glazed Stone Blocks

Get the look of expensive stone at a fraction of the cost using this introduction to faux finishing.
Game Table Technique » Glazed Stone Blocks Technique »
Growth Chart

Growth Chart

With a hand-crafted growth chart, you won't have to miss an inch!
Home Organization Center

Home Organization Center

Helping you manage your busy lifestyle.
Growth Chart Technique » Home Organization Center Technique »
Accent Wall Frames & Chair Rail

How to Paint Chevron on a Potting Bench

It’s graphic and bold and makes the porch jealous.
Perfect Patio Pair

Perfect Patio Pair

Create a stylish patio set that ties your whole yard together.
How to Paint Chevron on a Potting Bench » Perfect Patio Pair Technique »
Accent Shapes

Painted Mason Jar Containers

This project is a great way to transform plain glass jars into beautiful containers.
Polka Dots

Polka Dots

Oversized polka dots make decorating fun and create lively accents for nurseries, playrooms, or any room in the house.
Painted Mason Jar Containers » Polka Dots Technique »
Glazed Stone Blocks

Projector Screen

Your family room, den or basement can be the star attraction when it's time to view a movie at home.
Diamond Patterns

Soft Strie Molding

This stunning technique lets you add color and dimension to moldings, doors and paneling.
Projector Screen Technique » Soft Strie Molding Technique »
Square Motif

Square Motif

Reflect your creativity and style with a fun square motif.
Stars & Stripes Serving Tray

Stars & Stripes Serving Tray

Add a touch of charm to your summertime holiday – or any day!
Square Motif » Stars & Stripes Serving Tray »
Glazed Stone Blocks

Stripes: Even-Width

Create a classic look with wide, even stripes, or go for more playful look using bold colors and varied widths.
Decorative Striped Patterns

Stripes: Multi-Width

Variations on a striped pattern are easy to achieve when you use the right masking techniques.
Stripes: Even-Width » Stripes: Multi-Width »
Stylish Student Desk

Stylish Student Desk

Create an imaginative study space that any student will love.
This Just In Board

"This Just In" Board

Make household news easy to access and fun to share.
Stylish Student Desk » "This Just In" Board »
Glazed Stone Blocks

Wall Graphics

Wall graphics let you create playful or sophisticated geometric statements on any room in your home.
Wall Graphics Technique »  

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