Tips To Paint Your House Faster And Easier

Your house walls are crying out for a coat of paint, but you don’t even have a budget for painters, and you prefer to take care of painting yourself. Well, these are the steps you must follow and everything you have to take into account to decorate your home with the following DIY tutorial.

Paint the walls of your house with the following tutorial and get a perfect decoration for your home by giving the right colors to your house’s walls. Do not forget to choose the most appropriate colors giving light to all corners.

Dipping brushes and rollers in a paint can, and then gluing them to the walls sounds easy enough and, in concept, it is. Sure, there is a correct way to paint that includes choosing colors and buying paint, and then there is all the surface preparation, which is an important step.

However, there are ways to make home painting faster and easier for both interior and exterior painting.

Prepare What You Can In Advance.

Start covering all furniture, light fixtures, doors, windows, trim, and baseboards. If you are painting doors and windows, cover the glass panel’s elements and edges with masking tape. For electrical outlets, cover the faceplate with masking tape to prevent paint from coming into contact with sensitive cables.

Use cloth canvas for rugs. You can fold the fabric along the edges closest to the wall or use a plastic sheet underneath before finishing it off with the canvas fabric. For hardwood or tile floors, use layers of resin paper and glue it to the floor.

Use a self-adhesive plastic film to cover uncomfortable objects.

Cleans and dusts all surfaces, so covers and tapes adhere better.

Store expensive brushes indoors where they are most likely to show up when judging the eyes. For exterior painting, go with inexpensive, easily replaceable nylon brushes and foam rollers. Use a brush comb while washing it with water. Wrap your brushes in plastic to prevent the paint from hardening.

Learning The Correct Technique Can Make Things Easier And Faster.

Once all the corners and edges are cut, take a roller brush, dip it into your bucket, start pointing downward, then roll upward, spread the paint, and touch the corners you cut.

While all of these tips are helpful, if your home is too complex and detailed, it’s still best to hire a painting contractor to do a more professional job, especially if you plan to sell your home.

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How To Paint The House All By Yourself

One of the most in-demand tasks in the DIY and repair world is painting the house. With a moderate budget and not many days of reforms in the house, we can improve our house’s appearance.

Utensils to paint the house by yourself

To paint our house, we need different utensils:

Roller

The ideal measure would be between 15 and 20 centimeters, and it will serve us to cover large surfaces. The method to use it is very intuitive: application to be able to expand the painting, cross in the opposite direction, and we review.

The paint rollers are usually accompanied by different accessories such as an extension pole to reach high spaces or a tray to take the paint more easily.

Bucket

This tool will help us to drain the roller and be able to distribute the paint more homogeneously.

Brush

It will help us to be able to paint corners and other areas of more difficult reach that we have not been able to reach with the roller. We must choose a quality brush since if we do not, the reform can be very expensive because the brush loses hair.

Spatula

It will help us fill cracks and holes that we can later cover with paint. We can find a great variety of spatulas; we must choose the most suitable for our needs.

Tape

This is very important to protect windows and door frames. In this way, we will be able to avoid paint residues in these areas of the house.

Plastic surface

It will allow us to protect the furniture against leaks on the ceiling or possible paint stains. If we cannot remove the room’s furniture, we recommend that you put it together in the middle of the room and cover it with the plastic surface.…

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Ideas To Paint Walls In An Original Way

You are tired of being typical, and you want your house to be different from the rest. There is a simple and inexpensive way to achieve it, which one? Originally paint the walls.

The universe, at your feet

Can you imagine painting the Milky Way in your living room? Or that the stars accompany your children to sleep every night? Make it happen! Oikos Decorglitter decorative paint is great for giving you that touch of originality you are looking for. You will get colored glow effects and even star effects on the wall.

Striped

To join this style, first, you have to mark small horizontal guides, with a pencil, for example. Then, with little paint on the brush, we will paint the wall creating a soft and subdued effect. You could use brushes of different sizes to vary the width. The result: the feeling that the room is bigger.

Chalk effect

We already talked about Chalky Finish, paint with a chalk effect finish known as Chalk Paint.

Travel

What is the destination to which you have traveled that makes you smile when you remember it? Once you have it clear, let’s paint!

With textures

The Kreos line of paints from Oikos is fascinating. This interior paint manages to reproduce fabrics and textures on the wall. You dare?

Geometry

Bet on geometric shapes (square, rectangle, oval …) to paint the walls originally.

Between mountains

Create small mountains or peaks with the help of masking tape, so you don’t come off when painting. It will be an ideal design for children.

Golden reflections

Once again, we can innovate thanks to the Oikos ecological paints that you will find in our stores. This time, the beauty of Italian stucco, Aureum, will bring warmth and elegance to any home corner.

This time instead of taking a pencil and paper, you will need a brush, paint, and wall. Ready! Write a meaningful phrase on a plain background. The colors you choose should create contrast, for example, black and white.

What other possibilities to paint walls originally can you think of? Share them with us in the comments or tell us on social media!

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