If you have bought a bucket of paint from the store, don’t use it because there may be chunks of hard paint in it. First stir the paint with a clean metal or wooden stick. It is necessary to strain the paint so that the hard material can be extracted. In the market, there are strainers which are used to take out the hard paint chunks from the paint. Bring a bucket and insert the strainer in it. Now put in the paint and let the chunk of solid paint within the strainer. If there is any debris, it can be caught by the strainer.
Before the start of the paint, check the damaged areas and fix the dent, cracks or any kind of damage. If there are cracks, cut away the plaster and make a scrap. Now fill the gap with the help of tape known as fiber glass. Let the patches dry for a few hours. You can make the surface smooth by using the sand paper.
Paint on the dry surface only. In case the weather is moist, switch on the air conditioner and close all the windows to start the work. Usually the paint has lower volatile organic compound which are not dangerous for allergic patients as well. The chemicals in the paint have stinking smell therefore open the window to let the fresh air come in the room. Otherwise the chemical can affect your health.
Load your brush and start painting on the walls. Let the first coat dry and gather your energy for second coat. One and half inch wide brush is perfect for window sashes. Keep on dipping the brush in paint and change the color of the window sashes. In case the paint drops on the window, use the razor and scrap it.
As soon as the walls are painted, take out the painter tape. However remove the tape in a slow motion so that it cannot damage the paint. If you are unsure about the procedure, use a hair dryer over the tape and it will be removed easily. As soon as the tape is removed, start painting the closet and keep on painting in downward motion. Now change the color of doors and window frames.
How to Paint a Room in a Day is easy to understand. You can get the help of family members as well. Take a break while painting the room and let the other member to join you. After finishing the task, wash the brushes to remove the paint. It is better to put them in kerosene oil for an hour and wash them with water. The brushes are expensive so keeping them in a protective way is better. As you have leant How to Paint a Room in a Day, so you can plan to paint the other rooms on next weekend.