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.
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.
Can you use old, opened paint? Experts weigh in ...
While we don't want to create unnecessary waste, we really don't want to have to start our DIY job all over again
This DIY ombré textured wall paint is better than wallpaper
Forget wallpaper: This DIY ombré wall technique is the perfect way to create a statement in any space
The biggest mistake you can make when painting furniture, according to Frenchic founder
If you've got an upcycling project lined up, it's worth noting this advice from someone who really knows their stuff
Interiors expert Kate Watson-Smyth shares the best paint colour for a small room ... and it may not be what you think
Paint can change everything when you don't have much square footage to play with
Experts are calling this paint shade the next Millennial Pink
Prepare to inject this earthy shade into your home this spring and summer
How to get paint out of carpet – acrylic, gloss, emulsion – dried up or not
Here's how to get paint out of carpet whether you've been using acrylic, oil or gloss, and whether it's dried up or not...
This retro paint shade will be big news in 2021 - stay ahead of the curve and add to your home now
Is peach having a comeback? Real Homes investigates
Revealed: The most-popular Benjamin Moore paint colors of 2020
If you're in need of a tie-breaker for choosing your next paint color, seek out one of these top-selling shades from Benjamin Moore
Painted floorboards: an easy guide to getting that rustic look
You can make a big impact by simply painting floorboards – for just the cost of a little preparation and a pot or two of paint
The Dulux Colour of the Year 2021 – Brave Ground's new palette has been revealed
The Dulux Colour of the Year 2021 has a new palette and it's warming, cocooning, and welcoming... just what we need right now!
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
Wow! This easy paint idea has totally transformed this kid's bedroom
Looking for easy paint ideas to update a child's room? Well just keep on scrolling...
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
These surprising colours were most popular for lockdown room makeovers
Well, we weren't expecting that... but here's how to use them, anyway
Paint deals: the best places to buy cheap paint for your DIY projects
These paint deals are sure to make all your DIY projects a whole lot cheaper...
Cox & Cox have launched a new paint collection – and it's on sale!
Cox & Cox paint is on sale with 25% off their new collection – think creamy neutrals, classic greys and deep blues...
Cox & Cox have launched a new paint collection – and it's dreamy
Think creamy neutrals, classic greys and deep blues...
5 things to paint that you didn't know would transform your home
A shortlist of things to paint right now that you have probably always ignored...
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