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Crackle and distress your furniture Elmer’s glue and Chalk Paint! » Debi's Design Diary

how to create a crackle paint finish with chalk and clay paint plus Elmer's glue

Most pros prefer to use oil-based paint on trim oil-based paint levels out better than most water-based paints, leaving a smoother surface with few visible brush marks. You can make water-based paint perform more like oil paint by adding latex paint conditioner. Floetrol is one brand. Conditioners make the paint flow better and slow down the drying time, allowing you more time to spread the paint without leaving brush marks.

Trim Painting Tips For Smooth and Perfect Results

Painting - Add an Extender to Latex Paint. You can make water-based paint perform more like oil paint by adding latex paint conditioner.

The biggest mistake beginners make is to work the paint too long after it’s applied. Remember, the paint starts to dry as soon as you put it on, and you have to smooth it out before this happens or you’ll end up with brushstrokes or worse. So here’s the tip.

Trim Painting Tips For Smooth and Perfect Results

No-Slip Hanger Trick! Trim painting tips! How to Paint a Room Fast. These professional painting tips will help you get a flawless paint .

Painting with Glue

Tutorial: Distressing with paint and glue by Fresh Nest

Lists lots of different topcoats, what to use each one on and how to do it. Painting 101: Topcoats and when to use them

Painting 101: Topcoats and when to use them

It lists lots of different topcoats, what to use each one on and how to do it when you are painting furniture. Painting Topcoats and when to use them

Springtime in Paris stencil on a rehabbed vintage chest

yet another idea for side/front of craft hutch .Chalk painted chest in Soft Cream and stenciled letters in Paris Gray. "Springtime in Paris stencil" by Royal Design Stencils

Painting: How to Paint a Room Fast    A veteran painting contractor shares his secrets for painting walls fast, yet producing first-rate results. You can easily master these techniques too, and get a professional-looking finish.

How to Paint a Room Fast

Painting: How to Paint a Room Fast A veteran painting contractor shares his secrets for painting walls fast, yet producing first-rate results. You can easily master these techniques too, and get a professional-looking finish. Really good tips in here!

I haven't repainted my bathroom since I learned about this, but this is a must for painting a bathroom.   Just glue a paint stick (free) to a paint pad and drape some plastic around your toilet and just repaint the area behind the tank and toilet with ease.  I do use the paint pads for doing corners and edges, so I know they paint like a dream.

47 Tips And Tricks To Ensure A Perfect Paint Job

Long reach paint pad keeps tight spots neat: If you have a tight spot to paint, remove the pad from a paint edging tool. Hot-glue the pad to a stir stick, and you've got a painting tool that will fit behind toilet tanks and radiators.

Beautiful chest painted in Coco, Duck Egg Blue and Country Grey Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan and distressed with Dark Soft Wax | Daisy Mae Belle by wilma

Beautiful chest painted in colors Coco, Duck Egg Blue, and Country Grey Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan and distressed with Dark Soft Wax

How To Paint Furniture Like a Pro by deirdre

How to paint furniture like a pro. Lots of furniture painting makeovers and tutorials Furniture diy furniture arrangement

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