A Complete Guide On The Best Furniture Paint

best furniture paint

Give furniture a new look with a fresh coat of paint! Painting furniture is one of the easiest ways you can transform a piece without much expense! I’ve painted everything from chairs and tables, to dressers and nightstands and after testing many different furniture paints, I can tell you all about the different types of […]

What is Floetrol? When Should You Use It?

Floetrol: What is it and does it work? Floetrol is a latex paint additive used as a conditioner to help reduce build up on paint brushes, eliminate brush marks and extend drying time. It’s made and distributed by Flood.  Many professional painters use Floetrol as their “secret weapon”.  As oil based paints continue to be […]

Best Paint Sprayers For Home Use | Graco and Wagner

Best paint sprayer

Are you looking for the best paint sprayer for home use? This article reviews the best paint sprayers for DIY and home improvement projects.  Using a paint sprayer will not only save you a lot of time and effort, but it will also provide the smoothest finish.  There are two types of sprayers: airless sprayers […]

What’s the Best Spray Paint for Plastic?

Spray painting plastic can be a frustrating task. Most spray paints do not adhere well to plastic surfaces and can quickly peel, bubble, chip or flake off, making the surface look worse than before you started. This is why it’s important to use the right spray paint for plastic.  I’ve tested several different brands and […]

General Finishes Milk Paint: A Complete Guide

Milk paint is one of the oldest forms of paint. It’s been found in cave drawings from 8,000 years ago and even in the tomb of King Tut. It was first used as decoration, and then as a protective coating. The original formula for milk paint contained common ingredients like lime, casein (a protein found […]

Review: Bona Hardwood Floor Cleaner & Polish

There are so many floor cleaners available for purchase, so how do you know which one will be most effective in addition to being safe for your hardwood floors? When it comes to cleaning my own hardwood floors, there’s only one product I’ll use and that’s Bona’s hardwood floor cleaner and polish.  To give you […]

A Complete Guide to Food Safe Wood Stain and Sealers

Food Safe wood stain

During my time as a paint department manager, I had many customers ask me what type of food safe wood stain and sealer would best for things like butcher blocks, cutting boards, salad bowls, wooden utensils etc. According to George Snyder, a Product Manager with Woodcraft, “all finishes made after 1972 are food-safe when cured […]

Best Deck Paint for Old Wood: A Complete Buyer’s Guide

Does your deck look like the picture above? Are you looking for a quick and easy solution to make your deck look better without much effort or having to spend an arm and a leg? Look no further! These four products are the best deck paint for old wood. These products are ideal for worn or […]

7 Paint Products You Won’t Want to Paint Without

If you’re looking to make your next painting project quick and easy, these 7 products are must haves! I’ve tried and tested each of the products below as well as many other paint products. I’ve chosen these 7 items specifically because I use them all of them when I’m painting.  Handy Paint Cup There are […]

This is the BEST Grout Cleaner You Will Ever Use

Goo Gone Grout Cleaner: Product Review I want to start off by saying that I’m not being paid to write this review. I enjoy trying new products and sharing my thoughts on those products with others. I have tile in my kitchen, laundry room and bathrooms. Thanks to muddy dog footprints and general grime, the […]