You know that a can of paint holds a world of possibilities (if not, here are nine to try), meaning you’ve probably also found yourself staring into a half-empty pail of the good stuff after putting the last touches on a project or two. (May we suggest Down Pipe?) After duking it out with two coats of primer and Frog Tape, you might be sick of seeing that color and breathing those fumes—but definitely save it! Wipe away the excess, tap the lid back on to seal, and put it somewhere you’ll actually be forced to deal with it another day (that is, somewhere you can see it). When you’re ready start a small-scale paint project—starting with one of these 15 we’ve turned to time and again.