How to Paint Your House

Learn how to paint your house with this helpful guide. To maximize the life of your outdoor painting projects, follow these expert steps for prep work, application and choosing the right paint for the job.

For less work, why not leave wood siding unpainted, allowing it to age naturally to a soft gray? Add a little white trim and your low-maintenance barn or home will look terrific.
For less work, why not leave wood siding unpainted, allowing it to age naturally to a soft gray? Add a little white trim and your low-maintenance barn or home will look terrific. 
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