Painting french doors is very time consuming using tape and a brush. Learn how to paint your french doors fast and easy without taping the glass.
In this tool review, I review my twenty year old Shur-Line paint brush extender, going over the pros and cons and whether or not you should buy one.
Give your living room a new look by painting your old fireplace mantel white. This article covers the entire process of prepping and painting a wood fireplace mantel, including oak.
Learn how to paint your crown molding yourself instead of hiring a painter. Painting crown molding is easy with a sprayer, but this article covers both brush and roller application.
Finding old coins with a metal detector is a bit more challenging than finding modern coins that are often buried right below the surface. Check out my tips to help you find more old coins for your collection.
Digging holes responsibly when metal detecting is respectful to both the property owner and the hobby itself. Learn how to recover objects from the ground without ruining grass and making a mess.
Using the right digging tools for metal detecting makes cutting open dirt plugs a lot easier. Check out my recommendations for the best metal detecting digging tools that I personally use.
While you should always check your local laws before you go metal detecting anywhere, there are several places you can typically metal detect without permission.
With the right gear and location, you can find interesting old coins metal detecting. In this article, I share some of the rare coins that I found with my metal detector, as well as the gear I use to find them.
Asking a homeowner for permission to metal detect their yard might sound scary, but it's a lot easier than you think. With most public places already being hunted out, it's a lot easier to find rare coins and relics on private property.
Removing hard water stains from ceramic shower tile is difficult without the right cleaner. I have hard water in my house and use certain products to remove the iron stains from my tile and glass.
Old swimming holes are great places to find rare coins and antique rings. Check out my tips for finding forgotten swimming holes and recovering cool stuff from them.
Check out these wall painting tips and tools to make your interior painting project easier.
Are you thinking of painting your moldy bathroom? Don't paint over your moldy mildewed walls without reading my professional tips to prevent future problems.
Are Graco airless sprayers better than Titan? In this article, I explain the differences between the two, including some comparisons between the models I own from both companies.
This article covers common mistakes with cabinet painting and how to avoid them. My tips will help save you a lot of time and aggravation painting your kitchen cabinets.
Painting a garage door is easy. This article explains how to prep and paint a garage door with an airless sprayer to get a nice smooth finish.
This articles goes over some of the best exterior door paint I've used from Sherwin Williams.
This article is a full review of my new Titan 440 Impact sprayer, outlining its features and my experience using it for interior painting. The Impact is an airless sprayer, formerly known as the 440i.
Using the 'no contact' strategy immediately after a breakup increases your chance of hearing from your ex-girlfriend. There is no guarantee your ex will come back, but this article explains the importance of 'no contact' and the chances of her reaching out.
Going through a sudden and unexpected breakup is difficult. If your girlfriend suddenly ended your relationship, this article discusses the best ways to handle the situation.
I bought the Graco GX-19 FinishPro and used it to spray paint some cabinets. In this review, I cover its features and my experience using this airless sprayer for the first time.
The AT Pro metal detector is capable of locating deep silver coins in the ground. Check out my tips for using this machine to find those deeper coins that others have missed.
In this review, I talk about the Facebook dating app and if it's worth your time.
Using the right grain filler on your cabinets fills the wood pores to make the grain less noticeable when painted. In this article, I give my recommendations for the best grain filler I've used for painting oak cabinets.
Do you have knotty pine cabinets you want to paint white? In this article, I share some tips for correctly prepping and painting knotty pine.
You can either lay cabinet doors down flat to spray paint them, or hang them for vertical spraying. In this article, I explain my preferred method for spraying cabinet doors and the equipment I use for storing them.
If you're thinking about painting your house, you might be wondering if there's a difference in quality between Sherwin Williams and Benjamin Moore paint. Coming from a painter who's used both, find out if one brand is better than the other.
Are you thinking about spraying stain onto your deck? Check out my tips for spraying a deck with an airless sprayer.
Check out my review of the Graco contractor spray gun to find out if it's a good option for your spray painting project.
Wade fishing is one of the best ways to fish for river smallmouth if you like the exercise and don't want to deal with a boat. Check out my tips on the best baits to use for catching smallmouth bass in the river.
Chicken liver is an effective channel catfish bait that I've used to catch big fish.
Do you like topwater bass fishing? Read my review of the Rebel Pop-R to find out if the lure's worth adding to your tackle box.
Read my review about the newest Sherwin Williams fan deck and whether it's worth buying one, or not. In my review, I also provide some of the popular Sherwin Williams colors I've used.
Read my review about Sherwin Williams white pigmented, shellac primer, to find out if you should use this product for your next painting project.
Check out my tips for properly cleaning Graco airless paint sprayer parts to prolong the life of your sprayer.
In this review, I reveal my results using DAP DryDex spackling to fill the grain of an oak cabinet door. DryDex (pink) is a lightweight spackle that turns white when dry.
Painting your cabinets? Check out these must-have tools and supplies I use that will make your cabinet painting project go a lot faster and easier.
Check out my review of the rotating spray rack that I use exclusively for my cabinet painting projects.
Check out my review of Durham's water putty to see if it's a good product to use for cabinet paint preparation.
In this tool review, I talk about the Goose Neck bendable paint brush and whether or not it's worth buying. This brush is a bendable extender that screws onto a painting pole.
Are you looking to get into the hobby of metal detecting? Check out my recommendations, as well as my tips on how to choose the best starter metal detector with the right features for your needs.
Spray painting baseboard trim is faster than using only a paint brush and produces a smoother finish. Check out my tips on how to spray paint your baseboards.
Check out my tips for painting exterior soffits and fascia boards.
Check out my tips for painting vinyl windows. Find out if it's a good idea to even paint your vinyl windows, or replace them instead.
Are you spray painting your kitchen cabinets? Learn how to mask your cabinets for spray painting. This article explains the masking materials to use.
3M Bondo wood filler is used for repairing cracks, holes, and rotting wood, in preparation for painting, or staining. Find out if Bondo wood filler is a good choice for wood repair.
Check out my tips for spraying shellac-based primer on kitchen cabinets.
Using a sprayer for interior painting is a time-saving alternative over brushing and rolling. Check out my tips for spray painting walls and ceilings.
I bought the JBL boombox. Check out my review to see if this bluetooth speaker is worth buying.
Check out my review of the Zipwall dust barrier system to find out if it's worth the money, or not.
The grass between the curb and the sidewalk is a good place to go metal detecting for coins and rings. Check out my tips for metal detecting sidewalk grass.
Spray painting doors is a lot faster than painting them by hand. Check out my tips on how to spray paint your interior doors, using an airless sprayer.
Check out my professional tips for painting quarter round trim.
Check out these pro tips for choosing the best respirator for spray painting.
Check out my professional tips for painting gutters and downspouts with a paint sprayer.
Check out my professional review of the Purdy 18-inch roller frame for painting walls and ceilings.
If you're thinking of stripping the paint from cabinets that will be stained or repainted, check out this how-to on cabinet stripping.
Choosing the right airless spray tips is important for reducing over-spray and wasted paint. Check out my recommendations for the best Graco RAC X tips to use for your next project.
Your metal-detecting headphones need to be waterproof if you plan to hunt for submerged targets. Check out my review of Gray Ghost Amphibian headphones to find out if they're worth it for treasure hunting in water.
A paint brush extender makes it safer and easier to cut in high walls without a ladder. Check out my pro tips for using a paint brush extension tool.
Check out some of my best metal-detecting finds to date.
Are you looking for a t-handle shovel for metal detecting or gardening? Check out my review of the Lesche t-handle shovel to find out if it's worth it.
Are you looking for the best metal detecting sites to find old coins and rings? These are the places where I make my best finds.
Check out my review of the handheld Lesche digging tool for metal detecting. I discuss the product's pros, cons, and overall value.
Check out my review of the handheld Garrett Pro Pointer and find out if it's a good pinpointer for metal detecting.
Check out my review of the Garret AT Pro metal detector. I've used this machine for nearly two years, and in doing so, I've become familiar with its advantages and drawbacks.
Find out if Kilz Original oil-based primer is a good product or not.
Find out which interior paint is better: Behr or Sherwin Williams.
Check out my recommendations for self-leveling paint that I use for my cabinet painting projects.
Should you paint or stain your deck? This guide will help you decide which is best for you.
Check out my tips for getting a smooth finish when painting cabinet doors.
The cost to paint kitchen cabinets depends on various factors. The application method, materials, and what you want done with the cabinets, play a role in the cost to paint them.
Check out my tips on using wood grain filler for oak cabinets.
Check out my tips for prepping cabinets for paint.
Check out my review of Zinsser Cover Stain oil-based primer.
Check out my tips for spray painting kitchen cabinets.
Check out my review of the Graco FFLP tips for spray painting cabinets and trim.
Check out my review of the 3M masking tool for painting preparation.
Check out my review of Timbermate wood filler to find out if it's good, or not, for filling the grain in oak cabinets that will be painted.
Check out my review of the Graco 495 airless paint sprayer.
Check out my review of Emerald Urethane paint. I recently spray painted kitchen cabinets using this product.
Check out my review of the Sony (X700) 4K blu-ray player.
Check out my review of the Sony HT-Z9F soundbar and subwoofer.
Check out my review of the Sony Bravia 75-inch TV (4K Ultra HD).
Check out my review of the Shark Lift Away vacuum cleaner.
Check out my tips for installing 4-wire trailer wiring. It is easier than you think.
Check out my tips for painting popcorn ceiling texture.
Check out my tips for painting staircase walls.
Check out my pro tips for removing old wallpaper.
Check out my tips for painting vinyl shutters.
Check out these recommendations for the best masking tape for painting. We'll take a detailed look at FrogTape and ScotchBlue for all of your painting needs.
Check out these tips for painting kitchen cabinets white.
which is better for selling things, OfferUp or Craigslist? Read on to find out!
Check out my review of the OkCupid dating app.
Check out my two favorite brushes I use the most for cutting in walls and trim.
Check out my review on Zinsser BIN primer, a shellac-based product for priming and sealing surfaces.
Check out my review of Porch and Floor Enamel from Sherwin Williams.
Maple is mostly grain-free and looks awesome when spray painted. Check out my tips for painting maple cabinets.
Check out my review on Sherwin Williams Eminence, a ceiling paint I used recently.
Check out my review of the Makita random orbit sander (model bo5041) to find out if it's worth the money or not.
Painting staircase spindles is easy when you use the right tools and paint. Check out these tips to help you get the job done professionally.
When using the Plenty of Fish dating app, these eight tips can help you get more messages and dates.
If you paint for a living, having the best tools reduces labor and work time. Check out these five house painting tools I use for interior and exterior painting.
Most paint manufacturers sell all-in-one paint and primer, but do these products actually prime a surface? Find out whether the paint-and-primer-in-one claim is real or a myth.
Woodscapes is a Sherwin Williams fence and siding stain available in a water-based and oil-based option. Check out my review to learn more about Woodscapes acrylic stain.
Painting garage interior walls is a weekend project any homeowner can do themselves, but using the right preparation and paint is important to avoid problems.
Priming is crucial when prepping the surface for paint. Check out this article to find out the best primer for kitchen cabinets.
Painting varnished wood involves thorough prep work to get a durable, professional finish. Check out these tips for prepping and painting over stained and varnished wood.
Aqua Coat is a clear wood grain filler that can be used for a number of painting and wood working projects. Read my review to find out if Aqua Coat is a good product or not.
Check out these three good cash back credit cards I use to get money back and bonuses.
A stain highlights the natural grain of a wood fence while also protecting its surface. Check out my tips for applying wood-fence stain.
Check out the pros and cons of POF and Okcupid, based on my experience using both apps.
There are quite a few dating apps like Tinder, some of which work better. Check out my review of two dating apps that are good alternatives.
SuperDeck is a Sherwin Williams stain available in multiple finishes. Read my review to find out if the waterborne deck stain is worth the money or not.
The Simpson MegaShot is a 3,100 PSI power washer. Read my unbiased review to find out if this pressure washer is worth the money or not.
The Wagner Paint Eater is a power sander used for removing old paint. Check out my unbiased review to find out if the sander is worth the money or not.
CHB is an interior Sherwin Williams paint often used for painting ceilings and newly constructed homes. Read my review to find out if CHB paint is a good product or not.
Pro Classic is a premium Sherwin Williams paint for doors, trim and cabinets. Read my review to find out if Pro Classic is worth it or not.
The Pivit ladder tool is a leveler used for positioning an extension ladder on stairs or a roof. Read my review to find out if this tool is worth it or not.
This is my review of The Door Rack Painter that I use for cabinet painting. Read my review to find out if this drying rack is worth it or not.
Painting oak cabinets is an inexpensive way to modernize an outdated kitchen. Check out these helpful cabinet-painting tips.
Painting vinyl siding successfully is easy using the right paint and procedure. Check out my tips on how to paint vinyl professionally.
With the right tools and preparation, painting aluminum siding is easy. Check out my tips on how to paint aluminum siding with an airless sprayer.
The The new zero VOC paint is becoming a hot seller and for good reasons. Read my full review of this product here.
Creeping charlie is an annoying ground ivy that can be very difficult to remove if left to grow for too long. This article includes several different ways to remove it.
Nerds need love too and now there are quite a few dating sites catering exclusively to nerds and geeks. Read reviews about 3 popular nerd dating sites.
Painting kitchen cabinets is a project that calls for only the best paints that are going to last and look great. Read my two reviews about kitchen cabinet paint from Sherwin Williams.
Check out these application tips for applying cedar siding stain.
Zero VOC paint is a wise choice when it comes to interior painting. Check out these reviews on three eco-friendly paints I use.
Nobody likes painting a ceiling, but these tips will help you paint ceilings easier and faster, using the right tools and techniques.
Painting over paneling is an easy job that anyone can do with a little know-how. Painting over dark paneling is a cost-efficient way to update and improve the value of your home. Read this article for tips on how to paint over paneling.
Check out these tips for prepping drywall for paint.
Painting over wallpaper is much easier than dealing with removal. If the paper is in good shape, preparing the surface and painting over it is an option. Check out my tips on how to tackle this project correctly.
Painting high walls inside a home is easier than you think, using the right tools. Check out my tips for painting high walls.
Sherwin Williams Duration is a popular paint available for interior and exterior use. Read my review to find out how Duration performs and whether it's worth the cost.
Sherwin Williams provides quality interior and exterior paints and stains at reasonable prices compared to other paint brands. Read my Sherwin Williams paint reviews for paints I frequently use.
Basement floor paint and epoxy provides surface protection and a decorative finish. Check out my tips on choosing the right concrete floor paint for your basement.
The Painters' Union provides good hourly wages and benefits, but there are pros as well as cons of joining the union. Read more to better understand the benefits and shortcomings of being a union painter.
A paint sprayer rental is the best option for one-time projects around the house. Check out my tips for choosing the right sprayer for your project.
For those who strive to become self-employed, there are endless business opportunities with low start up costs. Check out these in-demand self-employment ideas.