There are few things more satisfying than painting a room in your home. It may be hard work, and it often takes awhile, but many ambitious homeowners still choose to do it themselves. Painting a single room is a doable proposition, but if you plan on undertaking a more serious and extensive painting project then we recommend you contact us, the professional house painters at Supreme Painting!
Yet if you’re the intrepid type who is willing to take the time and put in the effort to paint a room in your home, we’d like to help! Here are a few common mistakes to avoid when painting your home.
When buying tools like brushes and rollers many people will choose to buy budget in order to save money. Yet you’ll quickly realize that buying the bargain applicators will end up leading to an inferior appearance for your paint, and may end up costing you time and money in the long run.
Repair any holes from picture nails or other damage in the walls with painters putty before you put on any paint. You may also want to prime the walls first. Even though priming may seem time-consuming, it may actually save you time down the line.
When painting you don’t need to squeeze every last drop of water out of the brush before dipping it back into the paint. Overextending your paint can lead to uneven sections of wall and you may even end up using more paint.
By following these simple tips you’ll avoid a few common mistakes and you’ll have that room looking great in no time!
If you have any questions, or want to save yourself the hassle of painting yourself, just call the pros at Supreme Painting – we’re here to help!