Take the Pain out of Painting with Glidden

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Have you been putting off a much needed painting project at home? Take on any project by taking the pain out of painting, with help from Glidden. The Glidden Paint brand offers a rich tradition of innovation and color inspiration, having consistently embodied quality and performance for generations of customers.

BlogHer and Glidden asked 9 bloggers to tackle a painting project of their own. Check out these before and after posts for great insipiration. Be sure to enter the sweepstakes too!

The Taking the Pain out of Painting Sweepstakes runs from 7/7/14 through 8/18/14 and is only open to individuals who, at the time of entry deadline, are legal residents of the United States and are 18 years or older. Click here to read the official rules. Winners will be randomly selected from all eligible entries. Good luck!

My First Try at a Little DIY

I've never been much of a DIY kinda gal. Regardless of what it is, the task just always seems so daunting to me. Not to mention I'm pretty sloppy when it comes to crafts and nothing I create ever looks like how I imagined it in my head....more

Life's Better at the Beach {Office Makeover}

You'd be surprised by how much time a food blogger does NOT spend in the kitchen. Don't get me wrong, I'm in the kitchen A LOT, but I'm actually in my office A LOT more. Our office/den is a fabulous room in theory.  ...more

DIY Dry Erase Board (aka Wipe Board)

DIY projects are not only a necessity at times, but something fun and enjoyable. Saving money is certainly a perk of most DIY projects, but I find it rewarding too. Especially when I can take something and recycle, or as some call it, “up-cycle” it for another use. ...more

DIY Painted Glass Vases ($100 Gift Card)

I've come to realize over the years since becoming a homeowner that painting doesn't always have to be thought of as such a daunting and draining task, and it also doesn't always mean time consuming. ...more

Table Transformation with Glidden Paint + Giveaway!

Without a doubt, paint is my favorite tool that I use to make dramatic transformations and changes to my rooms. Whether it’s painting the walls or painting a piece of furniture or small accessory, paint is the quickest and easiest way to update a space and it works every single time. ...more

Before & After : Bench Turned Toddler Table (+ a $100 Gift Card Giveaway c/o Glidden!)

 I am constantly in the middle of a project around here, much to my husband's chagrin. He's the type of guy that likes to carefully plan out a project and then meticulously see it through to completion. ...more

Oh the paints you can paint!

It's time to spruce up my living room even more! Since January, I've been talking about how my goal for 2014 is to finish up the decor in our house. I've been making headway with our bedroom, living room, and even the outside of the house, but it is still incomplete as of yet. ...more

Everyone needs a little green table... and a giveaway from Glidden

When it comes to decorating, my family is very easy and cooperative. And up until now, they have left most of the decorating and color choices ....... along with the household cleaning, cooking and grocery shopping, all to me.. Lovely bunch they are. ...more

Dramatic Desk Makeover (+ $100 giveaway!)

It's pretty safe to say that after this furniture makeover, every piece of furniture in my house is at risk of being painted teal. This is probably my favorite furniture makeover I've ever done. ...more