Primer Tips

Browse expert advice to tackle the toughest household problems you are looking to resolve below.

How Primer Affects Paint Color

How Primer Affects Paint Color

Springtime and DIY projects go hand in hand, and this spring season it feels like that sentiment rings truer than ever before. With all of us staying home to practice safe social distancing we have a lot more time on our hands, making it the perfect time to tackling a...

Truer Color Starts Here

Truer Color Starts Here

Imagine that you’ve spent hours scrolling through social media sites and flipping through magazines, on the hunt for the perfect paint color. Eventually, you zero in on a color family and visit a home improvement store to select a few paint chips or samples to take...

Truer Coverage Starts Here

Truer Coverage Starts Here

When you’ve finally found that perfect paint color for your walls or furniture re-painting project, the last thing you want is a pre-existing stain to seep through and ruin your new color! Even light to moderate stains like scuff marks or crayon marks can bleed...

Renovating After Natural Disasters

Renovating After Natural Disasters

Fixing or rebuilding a home after a natural disaster like a flood, hurricane or fire is no easy task. In the worst-case scenarios, the help of a professional contractor might be in order. But if you’re looking to DIY your renovation after a disaster has left your home...

Odor Blocking Primers for Fresh as Spring Painting Projects

Odor Blocking Primers for Fresh as Spring Painting Projects

Spring brings new beginnings and is often the perfect time to tackle a painting project you’ve been putting off. If you have a room renovation project that includes the added challenge of ridding the space of stale smells or bad odors, KILZ® Primers can help. From pet...

How to Choose the Right Primer for Your Paint Project

How to Choose the Right Primer for Your Paint Project

Do your New Year’s resolutions include taking on that painting project you’ve been putting off? Or maybe you have a list of several different DIY home improvement projects on your list to complete in 2020. No matter the size or scope of your project, taking the time...

Pro Tips for Painting Over a Dark or Light Wall

Pro Tips for Painting Over a Dark or Light Wall

A fresh coat of paint can go a long way in changing the look and feel of your space, and the last thing you want after meticulously selecting your perfect shade of white is for the old, unattractive color to seep through! One of our favorite neutrals is KILZ® Tribute®...

Seal & Block Odors

Seal & Block Odors

There is a lot to love about pets and the KILZ brand loves furry friends. That’s why we’re excited to celebrate National Dog Day on August 26! In honor of the upcoming holiday, we thought it was a great time get real about odors – pesky pet odors that is. While more...

Prep & Paint a Porous Surface

Prep & Paint a Porous Surface

As with most any painting project, prepping and priming the surface is key before its time to paint. Choosing the right primer depends a lot on the surface type you’re painting, a choice that is second nature to professional painters but can be confusing to some! When...