Changing the color of a wall or simply retouching the paint gives that renewed visual feel to the room. If you cannot plan for house wall painting at these times, you must hire professional interior house painters to achieve a good result. According to the professionals, it is important to note some details related to the structure of the property and be equipped with all the necessary materials before start painting on your own.
The list of basic instruments to carry out this task, according to the expert, is composed of sandpaper, plastic canvas, crepe tape, paint roller, paint bucket, paint, paintbrush, running mass, plaster, brush and spatula. All are easily found in stores in the construction industry.
Before dipping the brush into the paint can, remove all outlets, switches and other accessories from the wall, and to remove or cover the furniture and spread newspapers across the floor. After that, you need to eliminate the outbreaks of moisture from the area that will receive the paint. To do so, simply use anti-mold products to end the concentration. Once the problem is solved, it is worth sanding the wall to remove what is “peeling”. To level the surface, apply running dough and sand again.
If the wall shows cracks, the tip is to apply dough to cover small holes, but if the problem is even bigger, the ideal is to fill the holes with cement or plaster, as directed by the specialist.
Amount of paint – To avoid waste, the professional advice is to measure the length of the wall and multiply by the right foot, which corresponds to the height from floor to ceiling. Then multiply the value by three, which is the average number of coats. The result will indicate a possible amount of paint needed for the work.
Another tip is to test the ink in a smaller area before buying in large quantities, because in some cases the effect is different from the catalog.