Inspiration and How To's

Looking for a little inspiration? Whether you’re a professional or a DIYer, browse through the How-To's below to find help with your next project.

You’ll find detailed guidance for completing each project properly from beginning to end. You don’t have to go it alone; we’ll be right by your side every step of the way — virtually speaking.

Visit or contact your local Harrison Paint Co store, and we’ll supply the product and guidance you need to confidently tackle your paint project.


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A painting contractor with paint roller frames, a bucket and ladder.

While it may be tempting to do an online search for local painters, redeem a handy coupon, or contact the last company to stuff a sales flyer in your mailbox – hiring a good professional painter requires some forethought and due diligence. Don’t reward your painting job to the first person to answer their phone.

Our Tips for Hiring a Pro
A woman using a paint roller to paint a wall light pink.

Here's your guide to the three Ps – Prepping, Priming and Painting. Shortcuts are great for avoiding traffic or beating video games, but not so much for painting. In fact, no matter the size of the painting project, its success really does depend on how much time and effort is put into preparation. There’s simply no way around it.

Our Tips for Prepping a Wall


Two blue painted chairs on a porch in front of a white house painted with Benjamin Moore paint.

During the warmer months, there’s often nothing better than spending a weekend outside working in the garden or fixing up the house. Sharon Grech, Color & Design Expert at Benjamin Moore, shares some ideas for weekend summer projects that add value to your property.

Outdoor Upgrades that Add Value
Four Benjamin Moore green paint color samples painted on a wall.

You fell in love with a paint chip. Hey, it happens. But as enamored as you may be with that particular shade of awesome, how appealing will that color be when it’s painted on a wall. Luckily, there are ways to test out your love to see if it’s real – and if that love will last.

Our Tips for Choosing and Testing Paint Samples


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