There are several steps in painting a wall using stencils. It is important that homeowners use the proper tools and techniques to make sure the stencil comes out looking clean and neat. More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

Create camouflage stencils from online clip art or your own designs. By using acetate paper, it is a relatively simple task to create your own stencil at a lower cost than buying one online. More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Paper Crafts

Concrete paint stencils are used to give concrete surfaces a decorative pattern via paint, hardening powders or even embossing wet concrete. Stencils used for painting purposes are usually made of paper and feature a sel... More » Art & Literature Fine Art Painting

Good ideas for paint designs for walls include a painted stripe pattern, a painted ombre effect and a painted faux wallpaper effect, using stencils. Another good idea is to paint pictures directly onto the wall, making t... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

Paint polka dots on walls by preparing the wall, painting the base coat, making a stencil and painting the polka dots. Choose coordinating or contrasting colors and a variety of sizes for the dots to maximize the impact. More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

The first step to using Drylock paint to waterproof masonry walls is to use a wire brush to clean the wall and remove debris or loose mortar. If any efflorescence is present, remove it with a muriatic acid wash. Any hole... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

To build your own paint booth, modify a garage suitably, or build a booth using wooden framing for the walls and the ceiling. Cover the walls and ceiling with plastic, use plywood for the floor, and affix lights in the b... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance