Around the House: Support Your Favorite Team With Paint

Home Depot offers nearly 600 paint colors representing 175 different teams in the NFL, MLB, NBA, Women’s NBA, NASCAR, Major League Soccer, U.S. Soccer, U.S. Olympic team and 47 colleges and universities.

More than one in three sports fans (more than 68 million) have expressed support for their favorite team in a color-related ways, like buying clothing in that color, decorating for a party in that color, or painting their face or body.

You can visit for more details and to create their virtual Team Colors Fantasy Room via the Team Colors Room Visualizer.

1) Prepare the Playing Surface
Spackle holes or cracks
Make sure surface is free of flaking paint, oil, grease or dirt.
Prime with an appropriate GLIDDEN Evermore™ primer for your project.

2) Use the Right Equipment
Use a 1/4"or 3/8" nap roller and a nylon or polyester brush/paint pad.

3) Let the Games Begin
Stir Glidden® Evermore™ paint thoroughly.
"Cut in" 3" to 4" border around edges, doors and window frames.
Use roller to fill in walls with even strokes, going in the same direction.
Paint woodwork last, using even strokes.

4) The Wrap Up
Easily clean up hands and tools with warm, soapy water.
Clean any spills right away with damp cloth.

For in-depth tips on painting your home, whether interior or exterior, try the following resources:

The Home Depot's online Painting Know-How section

The How-To pages at

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