Some paint finishes are easier to clean than others. It's always a good idea to test a small area first. (Photo courtesy of Timothy M. of Wakefield, North Carolina)
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Eggshell-painted walls clean up pretty easily if you’re fairly gentle in your approach. Don’t scrub overly hard, or you may create discolored or faded areas.
should painting or florring come first in a remodeling project (Photo by member Jane A. of Alpharetta, Ga.)
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Angie Hicks responds to a member who wants to know whether interior painting should come before or after the installation of hardwood flooring.
Painted brick fireplace
Interior Painting
Bring your interior brick wall or fireplace to life with these painting tips.
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Interior Painting
Watch out for these common ways some painting companies use to cheat when painting your walls.
blue paint swatches
Interior Painting
If used properly, paint colors should remain true to the color sample or paint chip, but some factors can affect how paint colors may appear to the human eye.