Old House Painting Tips
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Interior Paint Tips. We share tips from the basics to picking the best trends for your space. Interior-Painting Basics; Paint Color and Decorating Tips; Decorative Paint Techniques: Wall Preparation Instructions How to Give Old Furniture New Life — No DIY Required!
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Take it From the Top. Start painting near the top of the house and work your way down. Apply paint to the butt or bottom edge of the siding first, then paint the broad surfaces. To avoid lap marks, always try to brush from one wet surface onto another wet surface.
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Paintbrushes and Applicators 02:28. Box your paint. Get your salesperson to help you with a realistic estimate of how much paint you'll really need so that you can buy it all at once. Then, instead of using one gallon at a time, combine all the paint into one large container and mix it thoroughly.