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How to Paint Door and Window Trim   
Lowe's Home 101 hosts, Curtis and Courtney, give tips on painting wood door and window trim. Learn what paint tools you will need, taping off unwanted areas, trim painting techniques and more.  Watch Now!

Designer Painting Techniques

A fun and easy way to liven up a room is with a few simple faux finishing techniques. In this video from Menards, you will see how to take a dull room and give it a designer look. Watch Now!

How to Paint Like a Pro

This 60 Second Secret is from The Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana Season 1, Episode 9. In this episode Frank teaches you all the tips, techniques, tools to painting like a pro. Watch Now!

Making a Glow In The Dark City Mural
Turning a dull kids room wall into an entertaining play area can be done in no time with a few sponges and some glow in the dark paint. Here is a fun project to add a unique touch to their walls in this instructional video from Menards.
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Tips on Exterior Wood Siding Painting Preparation
Lowe's home improvement expert, Mike Kraft, shares advice on how to prepare your wood home siding for painting. Learn more about scraping, cleaning, patching masking, and priming for exterior paint jobs.
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How to Clean a Paint Brush's Host John Mangano shows you how to double the life of a paint brush. Learn an easy brush cleaner technique in just a few easy steps in this How-To video. 
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How to Make a Frosted Wall
This $100 Game Changer is from The Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana Season 1, Episode 10. In this episode Frank shows how to really change the game by adding another dimension to your wall. This faux finish really adds a frosted look to an otherwise plain looking wall. 
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How to Troubleshoot Exterior Paint Problems
Lowe's home improvement expert, Mike Kraft, goes through multiple outdoor painting problems and how they can be avoided or fixed. Learn about blistering paint, chalking, wrinkling and other paint problems that arise when doing any outdoor house painting.
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How to Touch up Paint
In this instructional video from staging expert John Mangano, learn how to touch up paint in your homes interior. Try these tips to keep your walls in pristine shape and your home beautiful.
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Gold Leaf Faux Finish
Create a textured metallic finish using this elegant technique in this instructional video which is part of DIY Networks "Fresh Coat". 
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Make Your Steel Door Look Like Wood Grain
Take an ordinary steel door and give it a wood grain finish in a weekend. This video from Menards shows you step-by-step just how to accomplish this. 
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How to Make a Copper Finish
This 60 Second Secret is from The Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana Season 1, Episode 10. Frank shows how to make a custom, copper finish to make an old table look like brand new. 
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Paint Roller Tips and Techniques
Lowe's Home 101 hosts, Curtis and Courtney, demonstrate paint roller techniques and give helpful painting tips in this informative How-To video.  Watch Now!