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Do I have to sand before painting?
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Do I have to sand before painting?

You only have to sand the spots where it is rough, such as the spots where there is cracking or peeling paint. The rest you can leave as-is.…
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How often should you repaint your house interior?
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How often should you repaint your house interior?

Home interior paint usually lasts 10 or more years. So it’s really up to your own discretion as to when you want to repaint the interior. If it is the outside of the house, usually you want to repaint every 5-10 years.…
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Is it okay to paint over dirty walls?
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Is it okay to paint over dirty walls?

You want to wash the walls first before painting them; just get a standard 409 spray from any store like Walmart and wipe it down with a soft cloth. It is rare that we encounter walls dirty enough to need to be washed first, though it does happen.…
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Is it better to paint yourself or hire someone?
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Is it better to paint yourself or hire someone?

It’s always better to hire a professional to do the job. Painting it yourself, you would need to think about what kind of paint to use, how many coats, buying the right equipment such as: rollers, trays, paper, tape, brushes, ladders needed, drop cloths, sandpaper, scrapers and drywall repair supplies.…
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How much does it cost to paint a 4000 square foot house interior?
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How much does it cost to paint a 4000 square foot house interior?

In general, a 4,000 square foot house might run you about $10,000 to $15,000 in price. This price includes labor and materials.…
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What is the new color for home interiors?
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What is the new color for home interiors?

As of 2022, the latest trends for home interior paint is light greys for walls and white woodwork.…
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How much does it cost to paint a bathroom?
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How much does it cost to paint a bathroom?

Most bathrooms are about 6×6 square feet. The average bathroom paint job can run around $650 dollars in supplies and about half a day to a full day for one person to get the job done.…
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How long should it take to paint 1 room?
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How long should it take to paint 1 room?

The average 12×12 foot room might take about a single day if you are doing it yourself and have all the paint and supplies ready.…
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How many coats of paint should you put on a wall?
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How many coats of paint should you put on a wall?

We always put 2 coats of paint on walls. On rare occasions we will use 3 coats of paint to cover dark colors.…
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Is it better to brush or spray paint a house?
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Is it better to brush or spray paint a house?

For the exterior we will spray the siding, and then brush and roll soffit; facia, trim, doors. For the interior, we will spray the ceilings and brush over the walls. If we are enameling woodwork, we will spray the cabinets.…
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