Improve This: DIY Painting Tips and Tricks

"Kitchen Crashers" host Alison Victoria shares her strategies for a flawless paint job.
5:07 | 05/27/15

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This is so exciting. We have a new competition on the show. It's time for a brand-new competition in improve this. Alison is with us. We'll talk about the tips you need to become a master painter. We have two master painters with us, or so they say. We're about to find out. Please meet our contestants, miss Amy robach. And miss ginger zee. Wow. All right. So first, we want to talk to you, my friend, Alison. Yes. Another diy-er. Talk to me about kitchen crashers. You go in there, take drab to fab in no time. In three days. I find people at the hardware store. Literally ambush them. You're getting a beautiful kichen in three days. Mine took six months. We're rehabbing, brand-new, everything. Making a mess. We want to let viewers know, this is something that Amy and ginger know. Paint can make such a huge difference in any room. Huge. Yeah. So welcome to our competition. Here we go. This is, well, I don't know what to call it. I don't know if it has an -- does this have an actual -- brush it off is what we're calling it. Ladies, I'm going to give you a question. I'll give you the answer. Al, you'll give it to me. Every answer will have a tip. We promise you, America. You have to learn something. Question number one, somewhat the first thing you do before you payment the wall? Wait. Sorry. I thought that was the end of it. She's just like me. Hang up pictures so you can paint around them. Clean and sand the was. Or paint the baseboards. Amy? Clean and sand the walls. Ding, ding, ding. Ginger zee, please wait to hear all the answers. Buzz in if you know the answer. Which of the tools on the table should you use to determine how much payment you need? This is tricky. Get the actual item. How much payment you need. Which of the tools -- I don't see it. It's right there. Oh, there it is. Amy, again. You have to measure the square footage. The width times the height gives you the square footage. I kn'm with this. I know. Which of the items on the table is needed along with your foam roller to paint a ceiling. Which item? Go ahead, Amy. Robach. I've painted 50 rooms in my life. We have to use these. It's more fun when you're challenged. We like to get on a ladder with this brush and drinking wine. Two-tone color schemes work best in large rooms, bedrooms and living room, no limits. Any room can look great in a -- who had it? Ginger. C, any room can look great. Ginger zee. Color combos. We put them together. I love this one because it's tone on tone on tone. You look at the paint deck, you stay in the same family, you can highlight the room. I'm not a huge accent wall fan. I love Orange. Just on one wall. Commit, paint every wall. Accent it in a different room. Your house flows. I'll do one last question. Then we term who wins the gelden paint brush. Don't fight over our beautiful trophy. If you mess up while painting, what is the best solution? A, payment over the mistake when it dries. B, call a profession nalg. Contradiction, drink a bottle of wine, say, what the heck? You made that one up. A. Paint over a mistake when it's dry. Wait until it dries. Don't start sanding. But for me, maybe B. The winner of this week's golden paint brush, miss Amy robach. Ginger. Can I say how much I love a girl two can combine stilettos with flannel. And paint in them. You do it on the show so well. Thank you. Everybody, do check out "Kitchen crashers." Free lessons from Alison to ginger. Go to our website for exciting extra tip. Thank you to Lowe's. Also coming up, the amazing workout. The drumming workout to rock

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