13 Painting Secrets the Pros Won't Tell You Each painter has slightly different methods and preferences, but the pros all know the trade secrets, and PM hung out with them and watched them work to gather these 13 tips.
Long reach paint pad keeps tight spots neat: If you have a tight spot to paint, remove the pad from a paint edging tool. Hot-glue the pad to a stir stick, and you've got a painting tool that will fit behind toilet tanks and radiators.
1000 Life Hacks Painting your home? Add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to your paint can before you start. This will mask the paint fumes without affecting the color, and your whole house will smell like vanilla.