Perhaps the most important part of choosing a paint for trim is knowing to get a hardy, washable paint.
And… that dryer vent accumulation that you never see and therefore never think about - is responsible for thousands of house fires around the world each year.
When I built those bookcases I mentioned above, a friend share the tip that “a little bit of caulk and a little bit of paint, make the carpenter what he ain’t.”.
The sense of satisfaction that comes from fixing something yourself runs deep. Becoming your own handyman for those little things that are more nuisance than not is empowering ...