Last updated: 2nd Feb 2019
When thinking of home improvement, repainting the interior and exterior of your home will instantly make a difference. But is it necessary to consider hiring a professional paint crew?
If you have the budget then perhaps hiring a professional will save you time and of course achieved a nice looking paint finish.
However, nowadays there are hundreds of video tutorials online like YouTube where you will see different ways on how to paint your house.
These videos will not only teach you the basic, but they will also explain the different strategies on how you can achieve a nice looking paint finish. Just like a pro!
So, here are several helpful do-it-yourself videos that we've collected to help you jump-start your home painting project.
How to paint your house
Jeff Thorman is a General Contractor and host of Home Renovision DIY YouTube channel. He shares different tips and tricks on how you can improve the appearance of your home without hiring a professional through his DIY videos.
His "DIY How to Paint like a Pro Series A to Z" video tutorial shares easy ways on how to achieve a clean paint finished and the best result possible.
Alex Mazhukhin loves to build and tweak things using woods and metals - name it he'll try to do it.
In his Mr. Buid It YouTube channel, he showed different How-To-Do videos and one of which is transforming an old paint job into a modern shade house exterior paint without hiring a professional paint crew.
How to paint a kitchen
Does your kitchen backsplash make your kitchen look dark, gloomy, and outdated? Well, perhaps it is time to consider repainting it.
Repainting your kitchen backsplash will only cost you around $50 to $70 depending on its size.
In this video, Kevin O’Connor of ThisOldHouse demonstrates how to enhance a kitchen without renovating the whole area. They use Specialty Bath and Tile 2-Part Refinishing Kit to paint the backsplash.
Eager to learn how they do it? Watch the video now.
Painting your kitchen cabinet can be time-consuming and a lot of work. You need to clean the areas properly and remove any stain or oils.
Here's another video of Jeff Thorman where he demonstrates how you can transform your kitchen for $100.
We all know that our kitchen is one of the dirtiest areas of our home. When preparing and cooking our delicious meal, it is hard to control backsplashes such as oils and stains.
Although there are several ways of removing the backsplash repainting your kitchen wall can instantly make the room look a lot better. But is it difficult if you paint a ceramic wall?
Well, here's a video tutorial on how to paint ceramic tiles in the right way.
You may not know it but repainting your kitchen cabinets will dramatically improve the appearance of your kitchen. It is the single common transformative home improvement project you can do to your kitchen without renovation.
Hometalk discusses various helpful home and gardening DIY videos on their YouTube channel.
One of their most watched videos is how to dramatically transform kitchen cabinets for in less than $100.
How to paint a fence
Have you ever tried painting your fence? How long did it take you to complete the project? Did you use an air spray paint gun or a brush?
Nowadays, more and more homeowners find air spray painting more convenient in both time and money.
Porkercon owns a YouTube channel where he showed on one of his video tutorials how he painted his fence using an air spray paint gun and how fast it took him to complete the job.
Painting your fence has several benefits and one of which is it helps increase its lifespan.
One of the important things you need to remember when painting your fence is to use a high-quality product to achieve a durable result.
Woodie's TV shares different video tutorials on how you can improve the appearance of your home. Their "How to Paint A Side Gate" video tutorial demonstrates how you can easily apply paint on your fence.
How to paint around windows
Ever wonder how you can achieve a long-lasting smooth paint finish on your window?
One of the best tips you can do is to always apply first a good-quality primer on the window frame. This tip will work for all types of window frames such as vinyl, aluminum, wood or metal.
Watch how Daru Dhillon a licensed general contractor transform an old painted vinyl window into a modern black accent window.
Caulking is a process where you fill in the gaps between two surfaces before applying paint.
Professional painters highly suggest applying caulk to achieve a smooth paint finish on the wall, windows, cabinets, baseboards, doors, and the like.
You don't have to be a professional painter when applying the caulk. Here's how Joshua Clement a construction foreman demonstrate the caulking process on the window.
Did you know that applying spackle can help you achieve a clean and smooth finish when painting your window trims?
Spackle is used to fill in holes and make the wood appear smoother.
John Burbidge demonstrates how to use spackle without applying too much or wasting it. On his YouTube video called "Painting Wood Trim," he shows his techniques on how you can paint your window trims easily.