How to Create a DIY Paint Tray Liner

by Build .com


  • Paint
  • Paint tray
  • Large plastic garbage bag
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Using a paint tray makes paint jobs quick, but cleaning them can be a major hassle. How do you eliminate the mess? Make your own paint tray liner, DIY style.

    Step 2

    NOTE: Be sure to check with your local regulations for proper paint disposal.

    Step 3

    Place your paint tray inside a large kitchen or plastic garbage bag.

    Step 4

    Fill your tray with paint.

    Step 5

    When you’re done, wait until the leftover paint is dry, turn the bag inside out and remove the tray from the plastic bag.

    Step 6

    Your paint tray will look like new, even after you’ve completed your paint job.

    Step 7