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Video: Painting Patterns Without Mess Or Stress

By on Dec 23, 2016
 Video: Painting Patterns Without Mess Or Stress

Painting an accent wall with a pattern is a hot design trend. But, if you’re anything like me, the thought of painting it yourself is a bit scary. It’s easy to paint a wall one simple color, but to do anything more seems like a recipe for disaster.

Fortunately, it’s easier than it looks! With a few painting supplies and a little extra time, you can create a patterned accent wall to brighten up a room. Our friends at MyFixItUpLife are here to show you how to flawlessly DIY a paint pattern on your wall.

Ready to get started on your paint project? Contact a painting pro today for up to four free quotes from contractors in your area.

Painting Tips

  • A paint edge tool can help if you’re painting larger stripes.
  • Be sure to start with a clean, quality paint brush.
  • Don’t skip the measurements.
  • Use painter's tape to lay out your pattern before painting.
  • Remove painter's tape before the paint completely dries.


There’s no reason to fear a DIY painting project, especially with the right tools. You can create a fun, new look for any room with these tips.

Looking for more DIY decorating ideas? Read DIY Dollar Store Décor Ideas for projects on a budget.

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