Do-It-Yourself for homeowners.

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You don't have to go at it alone. From FAQs to instructional videos, explore our helpful paint and stain resources for the fearless do-it-yourselfer.


  • Paint Color Tip Videos

    Watch our series of videos to help you find, choose and get the most out of your favorite colors.

    Watch Our Color Tips Videos

  • Paint FAQ

    Learn more about the different types of paint and troubleshooting common paint problems with our frequently asked paint questions.

    View Paint FAQ

  • Interior Paint Guide

    Painting the interior? Check out our Interior Painting Guide to find some helpful hints and tips for a successful, long-lasting finish.

    View Interior Paint Guide

  • Exterior Paint Guide

    Painting the exterior? Our Exterior Paint Guide may be of some assistance! Check out the guide for helpful tricks and tips that will leave you with a long-lasting finish you’ll love.

    View Exterior Paint Guide

  • Paint Color Visualizer

    Upload a photo of your space and digitally paint walls, ceilings and trim with hundreds of our colors to preview results. Share projects with friends and family to exchange ideas, gain confidence and feel more prepared before starting your next project.

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  • DIY Videos

    Watch videos, tips and tricks on achieving the best results with Olympic® Stains.

    Watch Stain DIY Videos

  • Stain FAQ

    For troubleshooting advice on prepping your wood surface to tips on applying stain check out our frequently asked stain questions.

    View Stain FAQ

  • Resurfacer FAQ

    From color matching to adhesion, read helpful tips for applying and maintaining wood and concrete treated with Olympic® RESCUE IT™ in our frequently asked resurfacing questions.

    View Resurfacer FAQ

  • Stain Color Visualizer

    Preview any of our stain colors before tackling your next project to make sure you choose the one that’s right. View our recommendations for complementary trim colors, calculate the amount of stain needed, locate your nearest retailer and more..

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  • Stain DIY Guides

    Check out our Stain DIY Guides for sample projects and helpful tips on deck stripping, applying a solid color stain and the water absorption test.

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