GLOSSARY OF PAINT TERMS

 

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Color

Frequently asked questions

 

How do colors effect room size?

My room has a chair rail and I am using two colors....?

Should trim work be painted the same color as the walls...?

Will the paint I choose look lighter or darker on the wall?

What is the best way to decide which color is best for my room?

What color should I paint my ceiling?

Will the paint actually match the color chip?

 

 

 

Safety

Frequently asked questions

 

How do I clean my rollers and brushes properly?

How do I dispose of leftover paint?

What can I do to minimize paint odor?

 

Exterior Painting

Frequently asked questions

 

Can I paint over aluminum/vinyl siding?

Do I need to wash my house before I paint?

How much paint do I need?

How do I apply the paint?

How do I paint shingles & shakes?

How do I care for freshly painted surfaces?

I have never painted the exterior of my home before....?

What conditions are best for painting my house?

What tools do I need?

What is the proper way to use spray equipment?

 

Interior Painting

Frequently asked questions

 

Can I paint directly over wallpaper?

Can I apply latex paint over oil based paint?

Can I apply paint directly over a semi-gloss paint?

Can I use exterior paint on the inside of my house?

How can I best prepare my walls before I paint?

How much paint do I need?

How do I prepare the surface?

How do I take care of my freshly painted surface?

How long should I wait before applying a second coat of paint?

Should I paint the trim before or after I roll the walls?

Why do I need to use a primer?

What is the proper order to follow when painting a room?

When should I apply?

What is the proper rolling technique?

 

 

 
 
 
 
 

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