A DIY painting job doesn’t have to equal crooked lines, besmirched floors, or ceramic sinks speckled with robin’s egg blue.

Use these easy painting hacks to make the process faster and less messy — and ensure a fresh, modern look for your home.

  1. Soak Brushes in Fabric Softener to Keep Them Soft
  2. Use Plastic Wrap to Prevent Mishaps
  3. Use Vanilla and Lemon Extracts to Reduce Paint Odor
  4. Repurpose Old T-Shirts as Rags to Reduce Waste
  5. Keep Q-tips Handy for Mistakes
  6. Put Petroleum Jelly on Small Spots You Don’t Want Painted
  7. Use a Hair Dryer on Painter’s Tape for Easy Removal

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Virginia Overstreet

Associate Broker

As a lifetime resident of the Gulf Coast, I have extensive knowledge of the local market and can assist my clients with every aspect of a real estate transaction with diligence, passion and professionalism.