Has the time for new colors at your place finally come? Of course, getting the walls of your house painted brings in new vibes, energy and makes your house more beautiful than before.
It is something that every homeowner should do once in a year despite the fact that you use high quality paints which may turn out to be very durable in extreme weather conditions as well.
Although adding new colors to your home can enhance its visual appeal but if you want the shades to showcase its true charm then you most definitely need an interior painting perfectionist.
A good painting job requires the right use of rollers and especially how good the edges are managed. This utmost need of skill set makes the property owners go for interior painters while ignoring the fact that if you have time and can dedicate yourself to making your house more beautiful then you yourself can also master the same painting skills by following a few tips that I have listed below for you.
This list primarily includes ingenious tips on giving the perfect finish to the walls of your house, reduce clean-up time and can even assist you in extending the life of your paint brushes too.
The durability of paint again depends on the quality of your paint that you buy and I hope that it’s actually going to be a good one since everyone thinks the best for their home!
Lap marks are more commonly known as ugly stripes that occur due to uneven layers of paint build up. Basically, they start to appear more when you roll over paint that is half dry.
To get rid of this problem all you need to do is maintain a “wet edge” so that every stroke of your roller should overlap well with the previous one right before the paint dries up.
For wet edge, always start from the corner and roll up and down, along with controlling your movement for each stroke.
You can also move backwards to compensate for thick spots and reload the roller often to make sure that it doesn’t get dry…
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