The Most Important Tips to Consider When You DIY a Residential Paint Job

» Posted by on Dec 31, 2018 in interior painting | 0 comments

When you want to DIY your home’s paint job but you do not have any experience and knowledge about it except the color that you want to put on your wall then we are glad to tell you that this article is made especially for you since this is dedicated to educating people on how to prepare and buy the things and tools that you are going to need in painting the interior of your home. Please do stay until the end of this article so that you will be more knowledgeable about this matter and so that you will be able to make your painting easier and cheaper.  

We hope that you enjoy this special article that we dedicated for people like you. In buying the items that you need, especially if you are not yet fully decided on which color to choose in your interior painting, we suggest that you should not buy a big batch of that color just buy a quart before buying the biggest one that would be enough for the whole interior of your house.  

Also, you will need a big board that you could move on the walls and corners of your home so that you will know how the color will look on the wall and how will the light react to the color. This is very important if you are still doubtful about the color that you should use because in this way, you will see if you would really like the color or not. If you already have the paint that you are going to use on the interior of your home, you should know by now that the new paint that you are planning to apply will not hold to a wall with dirt (a dirty wall to be exact).  

One way to clean your wall is very simple, just use soap and water to clean it and make sure that you rinse it right after but make sure that it has dried overnight before jumping to the real deal. Also, it is important to clean your ceilings before anything else, you need not to use any special tools for this, you will only need your old toothbrush and a broom or you could even use your vacuum in doing so which will make it easier but if you use the toothbrush, it will be cleaner. If you are worried that the paint will spill on the floor, then we suggest that you get your old rags, sheets and other clothes and lay them down on your floor to protect it. 

Do not ever use plastic as cover because it will be slippery thus, it might cause accidents while painting. Also, make sure that you mix an enough amount of the colors to color the walls in the same colors because if you are going to mix it a lot of times, there is a huge chance that your wall will have a couple shades of the same color on one wall.  

 

 

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