Painting is one of the most popular DIY projects around the house, but it can also be one of the most frustrating. That’s because many homeowners do not fully understand the amount of work that goes into a simple painting project. Likewise, if you go bold and forgo the standard one color per wall method, different patterns can complicate things.
Fortunately, thanks to our good friends at MyFixItUpLife, there are a few easy ways and tips to paint professionally looking patterns in your own home without kicking the wall in.
- Paint Brushes
- Tape Measure
- Painting Tape
- Paint Bucket
- Edge Tool
Tips for Painting Patterns
- Start with reliable paint brushes from your local hardware store.
- Use your level and tape measure when adding the painting tape.
- Stay inside the lines.
- Remove tape after you are done painting, but before paint completely dries.
Painting can be time-consuming, but it’s a doable project that fully transforms a room for very little cash. Before calling a painting professional, take a shot yourself and follow Mark and Theresa’s handy tips above.