How to Paint a Room? Step-by-Step Guide

Do you believe in DIY? Want to paint your room own your own. I think it is a good idea to try for. It would be fun for you to paint your room without getting help from an expert. Well, painting your room is as simple as filling color in a sketch. You don’t need some special training. I have step-by-step guide for your convenience.

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How to Paint a Room?

Here are 7 steps that you should follow.

Step 1: Choose Color/Shade

Well, it is an important step that you need to do very carefully. Wrong color selection will spoil the grace of your room. You can find tons of color in paint booklet. You need to select one color from hundreds of available shades.

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Step 2: Go for Sample Test

If you are not sure whether a color will be suitable for your room or not then it would be better to perform a sample test. You can surely get sample paint colors from a store. We all know that color on shade card look different than color on a wall.

choose paint color

Step 3 :Final Result of Test

Your task is to paint different stripe of color on each wall and then to start noticing these color at different times of the day, such as morning, evening and noon. In this way, you would be able to decide which color is the best for your room wall. This sample test is an important step of tutorial of how to paint a room. This step will end your confusion and make it easy for you to start actual task without any confusion in mind.

color test for room paint selection

Step 4: Protect your Room Essentials

You need to tape around your floor and any molding, switches and outlets. Remove all wall scenery, lamp and wall art before you start your wall painting job.

remove lamps

Step 5: Make Some Space

If you have a spare room then it is good to shift some light weight furniture items or unnecessary goods into this area. In this way, you can make a space in your room. If you don’t have a spare room then you need to place your furniture in the middle of the room and cover it with a plastic or old cloth.

cover furniture and computer before wall paint

Step 6: Let Fresh Air Come

Open your room door and window, so you don’t feel suffocation while painting your room wall.

open window before wall paint

Step 7:Start Wall Painting

Finally, you need to pick paint brush and start painting the walls. Opt for two coats of paint in one turn. If your wall has an exiting color then you should apply one coat of primer before you begin painting your room walls.

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Hurrah! You have finally got an idea how to paint a room in 7 simple and easy steps. So, don’t wait anymore.. Choose a color and change your room look and appearance.

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