Even the most simple home improvement projects will require you to think about paint. You might need to find out how to paint your house (including the exterior walls, windows and doors), or perhaps you are only painting a room and don't know where to start.
We are on hand to help. Not just with a selection of step-by-step guides, but we will also equip you with plenty of inspiration as we explain how to choose the right colours for every room and then assist you in picking the right paint type and paintbrushes or rollers for the job.
5 colors you should skip using in a small apartment, according to a designer
(And what to go for instead)
8 calming paint colors to create a blissful home sanctuary
Update every space with relaxed shades that restore balance and harmony for a more mindful way of living.
How to paint a door and refresh your home instantly
Painting doors is easy with our expert advice. This is how to get professional results on front and internal doors.
How to paint a radiator in 7 steps
Painting radiators properly is all about choosing the right paint and the best process. Get interior designer-worthy results with our how-to.
33 kitchen paint ideas: beautiful colors to update your cooking space
Mix up your favorite kitchen paint ideas with new hues for a near-instant beautiful, but budget-friendly update.
How to paint a room – the correct order to DIY for a professional finish
How to paint a room from top to bottom. The best order to DIY for an expert finish – fast – even for beginners.
How to paint a textured ceiling in a day or less
Learning how to paint a textured ceiling requires a slightly different approach to a smooth surface, whether you need to paint a popcorn ceiling or refresh some woodchip
How to paint a staircase – 5 steps to spruce up treads and risers
Knowing how to paint a staircase is a simple DIY job. Use the best materials and start in the right place to spruce up treads and risers like a pro.
How to clean walls – 11 ways to remove grease, stains and dirt
Learn how to clean walls in your home, whether yours are painted matt or glossy
Best washable paint: 5 practical picks for hallways, kitchens, playrooms and more
Our selection of the best washable paints are ideal for high-traffic areas that need to be wiped clean, or muddy paws and sticky fingers
Best kitchen paint: 8 top picks for all your kitchen surfaces
We've found the best kitchen paints to spruce up your space – from wall paint to tile paint and even cupboard paint
Farrow & Ball shares one common entryway paint mistake – are you making it?
Paint professionals at Farrow & Ball are warning against an easy-to-make entryway paint mistake, here's how to avoid it
How to paint a garage door: metal, steel, fiberglass or for a wood effect
A step-by-step on how to paint a garage door made from metal, steel, fiberglass or wood. Choose the right paint and priming may not be necessary and there are many more factors to consider for a professional-looking finish...
Best exterior wood paint: 6 top buys for fences, decks, and more
The best exterior wood paint ideal for giving fences, sheds, garden furniture a new lease of life – here are our top picks
How to paint on new plaster for a pro finish
See our guide to how to paint on new plaster, to achieve a professional finish, with the perfect mist coat ratio and technique.
How to dispose of paint properly
Learn how to dispose of paint safely to avoid polluting the environment and getting fined for improper paint disposal
Best paint sprayer: speed up your paint jobs
We've found the best paint sprayers for all your DIY projects – guaranteeing great coverage and a speedy experience
How to paint trim and molding: A beginner's guide for a pro finish
Painting trim and molding will perfect your room's decor and show off the color on your walls. DIY like a professional in seven easy steps with our guide.
Best paint roller: 5 top picks for smooth and easy application
Why do you need the best paint roller (instead of any old roller)? Because it will give you a professional paint finish and make DIY a breeze. There are our top picks
How to choose the perfect paint colours for every room in your home
Find out how to select the best shade for all the rooms in your home in our comprehensive guide to choosing paint colours