The Power-Flo Pro airless sprayer allows small contractors and builders to increase their productivity at a relatively low cost. Ideal for jobs that paint brushes cannot reach, it draws paint directly from a 5- or 1-gallon container and will spray 5 gallons in 20 minutes. It handles thick or thin materials such as semi-transparent stain. Cost: $250. HomeRight. 800-264-5442. www.homeright.com.