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10 Great Painting Tips

Instead of using painter’s tape to mask off above baseboards and other areas you don’t want painted when painting trim, use a so-called paint shield.

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from How To Build It

How to Paint Baseboards On Carpet

I get a roll of packing tape, and roll out a foot or two touching the carpet and going up a little over an inch of the baseboard. Then I take a smaller putty knife and push the top of the tape down between the baseboard and the carpet, I continue working my way across the whole area to be painted.

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from Whimsical September

How to Paint Wooden Trim White

I can’t even believe I’m about to type this, but every inch of oak trim in this house is finally painted white, including baseboards, door frames, windows, our mantel, and built-ins (HALLELUJAH!!!). I went back and forth for the first couple of months trying to decide if I was going to dive in and tackle …

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from Unexpected Elegance

Fast and EASY Way to Paint Baseboards (on hard surfaces)

Do you dread the tedious project of touching up your baseboards? Find out a fast and EASY way to paint baseboards, that will make you wonder why you waited!

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How to Paint Your Trim -- tips for how to paint your trim and baseboards easily, quickly and without ruining your walls, carpet or hard floo...

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I have a big 22 inch metal paint guard that I use when painting baseboard. IT'S A LIFE SAVER! I just run some tape along the carpet that's next to the baseboard (to keep the fibers down) and then use the guard above the baseboard on the wall, to protect the wall while I paint along the baseboard. It saves me tons of time, because I don't have to tape off twice... just once on the carpet.

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from Bob Vila

How to Paint Baseboards

How to Paint Baseboards: Are your dingy, scuffed, or chipped baseboards getting you down? Perk them right up with a fresh coat of paint. Here's how.

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from Simply Designing with Ashley

Tips for Painting Baseboards Flawlessly

Tips for Painting Baseboards Flawlessly - how to properly paint baseboards

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