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.
Experts react to the Pantone Color of the Year 2022 announcement
The color leaders' audacious choice of paint hue Very Peri has got experts talking
Color blocking walls: 22 clever ideas to add shape and style
Color blocking walls with paint is a great way to add drama, power and oomph to your space. Here's some of the best inspiration around...
34 bedroom paint colors for a simple, budget-friendly refresh
Choosing the best bedroom paint colors can refresh your sleeping space instantly, without costing you a fortune. Be prepared for a technicolor tutorial.
The blue paint shortage could mean you find it harder to pick up the perfect shade
Another product falls victim to supply chain problems
Interior designer MA Allen gives her kitchenette a bold color makeover – and we love it
Interior designer spruces up a tiny space with bold use of color
The Instagram-favorite color that Americans hate decorating with
A recent report reveals a strong reaction against much-loved pink (and orange)
Katy Perry's new color tool promises to pick the perfect paint for your home in an unusual way
The singer has collaborated with Spotify and Behr Paint on a smart new way to choose the perfect color for your home
Sherwin Williams announces the Color of the Year 2022
The winning color is bold and uplifting, but easy to live with
Dulux announces the Color of the Year 2022 – and it's the perfect light blue
Light blue is set to be next year's biggest color trend, according to paint color experts
Best bathroom paints: 6 moisture resistant paints
The best bathroom paints need to be moisture resistant to suit a humid room. See our favorites for freshening up your bathroom or shower room
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 remove paint from wood – with or without chemicals, or vinegar
You can remove paint from wood doors, floors, trim and more with or without chemicals and using vinegar to help. Ideal to add a new stain or to revive old woodwork.
This bathroom color will reduce your home value, according to experts
It may be one of the most popular bathroom colors on social media, but be careful with it if you're selling
A psychologist explains why we're all obsessed with these iconic Farrow & Ball paint colors
Their natural, grounding tones have become modern classics
Joanna Gaines reveals the biggest mistake she's made on renovations - including her own home
We asked experts for ways to avoid this exterior paint error
The old DIY items to throw away right now - and the ones you can recycle and reuse
You don't want old DIY tools and paintbrushes ruining your next project
Best paint for furniture: 7 picks to get your DIY projects started
Transform cast offs and hand-me-downs with the best paint for furniture. Quarantine DIY projects, check.
How to paint outside of a house like a pro – pebbledash, brick, render and more
Painting outside of a house is an achievable DIY – whether you've pebbledash, render or brick work. This is how to do it safely, for a professional finish.
Painting windows: 10-steps to upgrade timber and uPVC frames like a pro
See how to paint windows properly with our how-to video and 10-step guide to painting timber and uPVC frames too.
Best white paint: 10 best shades and where to use them
Looking for the best white paint? It can be one of the trickiest shades to nail, so we've rounded up the best options for walls, woodwork, and more