Staining demands the right preparation for a proper finish
Cleaning your deck prior to applying fresh stain is an important step towards protecting your surfaces.
Choosing the right stain or paint – or both – can go a long way toward completing a memorable design.
Painting your shutters and trim is a great way to give your home a bold update.
Your porch and deck are extensions of your indoor living spaces, so make them as enjoyable as possible with a new look!
Making the right exterior paint color choices will deliver a great look you will enjoy.
Create a harmonious and beautiful exterior color palette that will make your house the envy of the block.
Your garage can be an area of function and beauty that enhances your home's appearance.
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Olympic® Paints and Stains has been a trusted name in durability and innovation since 1938. Learn all about us in this video.
A thorough cleaning is the critical first step in a deck staining process. Use our unique product to ensure staining success.
Weather-Ready™ Application helps you stain in a greater range of temperatures and weather conditions
Use this guide to find the right paint sheen for your project.
Use our powerful RESCUE IT!® process to refinish your deck or exterior wooden project. We detail three steps that will ensure your project's success.
Determine the right amount of paint needed for your project and avoid underestimating by using our easy paint calculator.
You spend a third of your life in the bedroom, so make sure it creates the perfect balance of activity and rest.
Painting a room or project may have thousands of color options, but the steps remain mostly consistent. We answer 3 common questions around these steps!
Use our guide to take the guesswork out of choosing the right house paint and make the right choice for your room painting project!
Every paint project begins before it actually begins. Use this guide to make sure your painting project is headed in the right direction.
Should you paint or should you stain? Consult our helpful guide to determine what's right for you.
Want to learn how to stain wood? Follow these simple steps to learn how to stain your deck and your project will be stained in no time. Choose all climate stain protection with a durable finish. Get started today!
Use these quick steps to give your entrance a fresh look.
Don't make this common mistake when you start painting. The lesson works on any project though, not just paint.
A great room paint job doesn't necessarily have to cost you a great amount of money. We'll show you how to paint on a budget.
Don't replace your old wood chairs or wooden cabinets, refinish them! Learn how to do it with a dramatically beautiful shade of black.
Bumps, scratches and spills… your kids are probably familiar with these terms. Your paint doesn't need to reflect their fun though.
Want to learn how to paint a room? Pay attention to the very beginning of your project. It has the greatest impact on your overall success.
Staining has a bad reputation, but that doesn't mean your experience has to live up to its name! We can show you how to stain wood in 5 easy steps!
Before you go throwing paint over those old colors or peeling paints, make sure you know how to best apply the new coat.
Your home is a reflection of you, so think carefully about the color that best expresses your personality.
Don't get mad, get paint! You can quickly fix your peeling paint problems by following these steps.
Stains vary in their opacity. Solid color stain lasts longer than clears and semi-transparents, so they can go longer before recoating.
The unique characteristics of the wood stain you choose will determine the number of coats your project needs.
Few rooms serve as many purposes as the kitchen, so think about flexibility, durability and great looks when choosing paint for yours.
It may sound obvious, but different tools perform different jobs. We'll help you choose the right tools for your project.
Colors are a representation of something greater than just a visual hue. When choosing colors, think about how they make you feel.
If you need help coloring your kitchen, you may be trying too hard already. Your perfect color may already be a part of your daily diet.
Make your dining room reflect the people, the conversations and the occasions celebrated inside it. Start by selecting the right colors to create the right mood.
Finding the perfect color is easier than ever. Use our Color Visualizer tools and browse our color libraries to find the shades for your project.
There are thousands of colors out there, so let's cut to the chase. Here's a quick list of the shades that will work best for refinishing your front door.
Different stain finishes have a great deal of nuance to their finished looks. We'll help you choose the right one for you!
White may be simple, but it's definitely not plain. Use these colors to create unique looks in your space.
Give visitors to your home a great first impression by creating a beautiful and welcoming entryway. Use these front door painting tips to give your home great curb appeal.
Take the guesswork out of staining. This quick test will tell you if your deck is in need of a good staining.
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