Sherwin-Williams DIY Experts

Every year, Sherwin-Williams partners with a panel of DIY experts to bring you fun projects and on-trend color inspiration. Browse projects from past and present partners and transform your space with help from Sherwin-Williams!


Emily Henderson is a Portland-based interior designer and stylist currently renovating a 100-year-old farmhouse. Follow along while she brings the home back to life with the help of Sherwin-Williams.

Front Door Color Reveal

Learn how Emily chose the perfect paint color for her farmhouse’s front door and see the final reveal.

Choosing Farmhouse Paint Colors

Check out Emily’s advice on choosing the perfect paint colors and explore the hues she’s considering for her farmhouse renovation.

How to Choose Paint Colors

Picking paint colors for an entire home can feel overwhelming. Check out Emily’s blog post for her do’s and don’ts to consider.

The Henderson Homestead

Get a behind-the-scenes look at Emily's newest project - a farmhouse renovation that’s just getting started.


Matt and Beau are the New Orleans-based brains behind the lifestyle blog Probably This. Follow along as they renovate a 19th century home that doesn't shy away from color.

Surprise Laundry Room Makeover with the 2023 Color of the Year

Redend Point SW 9081 inspired Matt to treat Beau with a makeover intended to make doing laundry more enjoyable. Read more about the heartwarming surprise on their blog.

Finding Color Confidence to Paint the Garage Black

Check out Matt and Beau’s tips for confidently choosing a color in any space, which they used when tackling their garage makeover project.

Bedroom Suite Renovation with Living Well™

Matt and Beau gave their bedroom suite a fresh makeover with the new SuperPaint® with Air Purifying Technology.

Bathroom Remodel with the 2022 Color of the Year

Matt and Beau gave their bathroom a timeless and fresh makeover with Evergreen Fog SW 9130.


Shavonda is a design and lifestyle blogger based in Sacramento, California. Her blog, SG Style, is where small spaces and moody eclectic interiors collide.

Entryway Closet Reimagined with the 2023 Color of the Year

See how Shavonda added an extra element of style and function to the entryway of her home using Redend Point SW 9081.

Bedroom Transformation with the 2022 Color of the Year

Take a look at the relaxing bedroom Shavonda created for a close friend using Evergreen Fog SW 9130.

Shavonda’s Favorite Jewel Tone Paint Colors

Shavonda shares her top five jewel tone paint colors by Sherwin-Williams. Read more about each bold hue on her blog.

Bedroom Makeover with the 2021 Color of the Year

Shavonda surprised her sister by turning her bedroom into the ultimate sanctuary space using Urbane Bronze SW 7048 from floor to ceiling.

Playful Kids Bathroom Refresh with Living Well

Check out Shavonda’s blog post to see how she made her sister’s kids bathroom feel youthful and fresh using colors from the Create palette.

How to Stain a Deck

Shavonda changed the whole vibe of her backyard by staining her deck. Read more about her step-by-step process on her blog.

Shavonda's Favorite Moody Paint Colors

Shavonda shares her favorite moody paint colors from Sherwin-Williams. Read more about her love for each hue on her blog.


Annika is a thrifty DIYer and content creator based in Portland. She showcases colorful, renter-friendly ways to personalize your space while on a budget.

Nook Transformation with the 2023 Color of the Year

See how Annika used Redend Point SW 9081 to create a calming backdrop for a sitting nook in her mom’s home.

Colorful Bedroom Makeover

Annika explains how to confidently pick paint colors for a space while showcasing a colorful bedroom makeover.


Hana is the blogger behind Hana’s Happy Home, where she teaches her readers how to confidently tackle DIY projects. She lives in Canada with her family and loves adding fresh paint colors and plants any space.

Inviting Entryway Refresh with the 2023 Color of the Year

Check out how Hana used Redend Point SW 9081 to create an inviting entryway in her mom’s home.

Budget-Friendly Bathroom Vanity Makeover

Learn how Hana chose the perfect white and black paint colors to use for her modern, budget-friendly bathroom makeover.


KariAnne writes the decorating and lifestyle blog Thistlewood Farms from her project-filled historic home in Dallas, Texas. She recently moved to the area with her husband and four children.

Bedroom Retreat with the 2023 Color of the Year

KariAnne used Redend Point SW 9081 to transform her daughter’s bedroom into a calming retreat for when she comes home from college.

How to Choose an Exterior Paint Color

Learn how KariAnne chose the perfect white paint color for the exterior of her childhood home.

KariAnne’s Top Kitchen Paint Colors

Check out KariAnne’s favorite inviting, reliable and neutral paint colors for the kitchen on her blog.

Bedroom Makeover with the 2022 Color of the Year

After her daughter left for college, KariAnne gave her bedroom a new look for when she visits home.

How to Paint a Kitchen Island

Check out KariAnne’s blog post to see how she gave her kitchen a pop of color in just one day.

Bathroom Makeover with Living Well

KariAnne gave her bathroom a calming refresh using colors from the Unwind palette.

How to Paint a Fence

KariAnne’s tips and tricks will help you give your fence a flawless new look with a fresh coat of paint.

2021 Color of the Year Sanctuary Bedroom

KariAnne gave her mother’s bedroom a total makeover using Urbane Bronze SW 7048 on an accent wall. Read more about how she turned it into a sanctuary space on her blog.

KariAnne's Favorite Blue Gray Paint Colors

Check out KariAnne's blog post to learn about her favorite blue gray paint colors from Sherwin-Williams.

Color ID Home Office In Nurturer Palette

A sister-in-law's home office went from drab to fab thanks to the Nurturer palette from ColorSnap® Color ID. See how KariAnne pulled off the transformation.

Krylon Chalky Finish

KariAnne brightens up what was once a basic sitting area with just a couple coats of Krylon Chalky Finish paint.

Color of the Year Dining Room Makeover

Check out how KariAnne gave her dining room a magical makeover using the 2020 Color of the Year, Naval SW 6244.

Before and After Samaritan Inn Makeover With National Painting Week

For National Painting Week this year, KariAnne teamed up with The Samaritan Inn, a local homeless shelter. With the power of paint, she transforms the lobby.

How to Paint Brick Front Steps and Porch

Your front porch is the first impression for your home. KariAnne demonstrates how to transform your front porch on a budget without sacrificing quality.


Mandi of Vintage Revivals is a self-taught DIYer residing in St. George, Utah with her husband and three kids. She’s currently renovating an old mercantile store from the ground up into a colorful, revived space for her family.

Guest Bedroom Transformation with the 2023 Color of the Year

See how Redend Point SW 9081 inspired Mandi to transform her daughter’s old bedroom into a cozy and comfortable space for guests.

Office Makeover with the 2022 Color of the Year

See how Mandi transformed her office with this subtle and sophisticated color.

Kids Bedroom Transformation with Living Well

Mandi used organic and tranquil shades from the Balance palette to transform her nephew’s bedroom.

9 Common Painting Mistakes

Whether it’s using the wrong brush or forgetting to mix your paint, Mandi shares nine painting mistakes to avoid and ways you can fix them.

Moody Boho Bedroom Reveal

Mandi turned her daughter’s bedroom into the ultimate boho getaway with a unique, moody color palette and painted mural.

2021 Color of the Year Fluted Wall Treatment

Mandi created a fluted wall treatment in a dining room, painting all four walls Urbane Bronze SW 7058 to show how much drama the color can bring to a space.

Fail-Proof Paint Colors

Long-time DIYer Mandi shares her tried-and-true paint colors from Sherwin-Williams.

Kid-Friendly Office Overhaul

Mandi transformed this space into a kid-friendly office for a deserving family. Read the story on Mandi's blog.

Color of the Year Dream Playhouse

Inspired by the night sky and the 2020 Color of the Year, Naval SW 6244, Mandi created every kid's dream playhouse and the perfect place to stargaze.

Before and After Youth Shelter for National Painting Week

For her sixth National Painting Week, Mandi gave the intake center at Youth Futures, a local youth shelter in Southern Utah, a modern, welcoming refresh.

DIY Painted Rainbow Arch Wall Pattern

Mandi's simple mural concept uses only two colors to create a beautiful boho ombre effect. Check her mural out, it would make a beautiful accent to any bedroom or nursery.


Sarah is an interior designer, art lover and all-around creative behind the blog Room for Tuesday. Sarah shares content related to interiors, renovating, styling, DIY and home improvement projects. She is currently renovating her home in Salt Lake City, Utah, alongside her husband.

Budget-Friendly Laundry Room Makeover

See how Sarah totally transformed her laundry room, including a dramatic black ceiling, for less than $300.

Color ID Minimalist Bedroom

Using the Minimalist palette from ColorSnap® Color ID, Sarah gives her friend's master bedroom a makeover with color and personality. Check out the before and after!

Color ID Minimalist Bathroom

A small bathroom is now light and airy thanks to the soft colors in the Minimalist palette from ColorSnap® Color ID. See how Sarah gave it a much-needed update.

Color of the Year Basement Transformation

See how Sarah used the 2020 Color of the Year to create the moody and cozy basement of her dreams!

National Painting Week Humane Society Makeover

Sarah partnered with the Humane Society of Utah for National Painting Week 2019. Check out the animal behavior room renovation and some cute dogs.

How to Paint a Door

Freshen up any door in your home in a just a few simple steps.


Michael has a passion for decorating, cooking, crafting and entertaining. He shares his creative adventures on his blog Inspired by Charm. His motto in both life and design is “be who you are.” His approachable and no-fuss design ideas encourage others to “throw away the instructions” and stay true to their individual style. Michael lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Color of the Year Workout Room Transformation

Michael transformed his neglected workout room with the 2020 Color of the Year, Naval SW 6244, by giving the walls and ceiling a unique treatment.

Before and After Senior Center Makeover for National Painting Week

Michael gave the Fox Township Senior Center in Pennsylvania a much-needed makeover, showcasing the power of paint and color in improving our communities.

How to Pick Paint Colors

Picking the perfect paint color is a big decision. In this post, Michael lays out his fool-proof process for choosing the right color every time.

Master Bedroom Makeover Reveal

Michael's One Room Challenge is complete, check out his new Master Bedroom!

Backyard Makeover

View the outdoor fire pit area in Michael's backyard, a makeover with a splash of color, some hard work, and a touch of magic.


Mary is a professional interior decorator and stylist with a glam-meets-California-cool aesthetic. On her YouTube channel Mary shares simple DIYs and tips for living a high-style, low-maintenance life. She is based in Los Angeles, California.

Mary’s Budget-Friendly Bedroom Makeover

Mary gave her bedroom a budget-friendly makeover using a fresh hue, Romance SW 6323.

DIY Mantel with the 2021 Color of the Year

After building a mantel for her fireplace, Mary gave it a coat of Urbane Bronze SW 7048 to make her living room feel cozy and serene.

Bedroom Glow-Up

Mary partnered with a local follower to give her childhood bedroom a glow-up with fresh paint and décor.

She Shed

Mary made over an unused shed in her backyard into the ultimate modern retreat with a bold striped floor.

Color of the Year Modern Kitchen Makeover

Using the 2020 Color of the Year, Naval SW 6244, Mary transformed her outdated kitchen into a trendy, comfortable space.

Paint Transformation at the Humane Society

Mary Elizabeth teamed up with the Glendale Humane Society in Glendale, California, to give their building a modern, welcoming look.

Budget Bathroom Makeover – Before & After

See how Mary transforms her mom's uninspiring bathroom into something uniquely tailored to her with help from the ColorSnap® Color ID collection.


Anita is an interior designer and stylist based in Southern California. She describes her style as “effortless” and enjoys sharing DIY tips and tricks that anyone can use on her blog.

How to Customize a Bathroom Vanity

See how Anita turned this ordinary vanity into a custom piece with a coat of Popular Gray SW 6071.

Colorful Exterior Refresh

Anita gave a 1970s home a beautiful exterior refresh using Slate Tile SW 7624. Check out her blog post to see the transformation.

Outdoor Sanctuary with the 2021 Color of the Year

Anita painted her backyard fence Urbane Bronze SW 7048. Check out her blog post to see how the color makes the backyard feel grounded and secure.

My Favorite Paint Colors

Interior designer Anita reveals her favorite neutral and blue/green hues.