Interior Painting Tip: Paint Your Walls Like A Pro – Surface Preps

In interior painting, doing it on your own walls is the most basic do-it-yourself home improvement. For the next 6 painting tip posts, we’ll give you the basic how-to’s on how to prepare your walls like a pro.

1. Surface preps.

Interior Painting Tip: Paint Your Walls Like A Pro – Surface Preps

Surface preparation includes scraping, sanding, patching and filling of holes, cracks dents and other surface imperfections.  Preparing the surface will help hide pockmarks and cracks.

Next: Tint your primer

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