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A fresh coat of paint is an easy, inexpensive way to transform a room. But buying just the right amount of paint for the job? That’s a trickier task. If you’re like most DIYers, you have a growing collection of partially used paint cans gathering dust in your garage. Getting rid of them doesn’t have to be a headache. Keep reading to learn how to dispose of paint properly.

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Communities

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