DIY Basics- Tools to Paint Your Home
Painting your house is always easier when you are prepared in advance
Before you start planning a Do-It-Yourself paint your home project, you have to collect painting tools to get the best possible result. Here is a list of some of the most important painting tools you will need to complete a Do It Yourself job.
Tools for DIY:
There are many types of painting brushes that professional painters use to make the best possible final product. Some of the most common are Pure and Synthetic bristle and nylon brushes, softening brushes, dusting and stencil brushes. Each brush has its own purpose and creates a different kind of result. A combination of high quality brushes from your local hardware or paint store can help you to create the ambiance you are looking for in your home.
Painting Brush cleaners:
Using paint brush cleaners can protect your paint brushes from damage caused by left over paint. You can purchase brush cleaners from your local hardware or any local paint store as well.
- What is drop cloth for? A drop cloth is intended to protect your floor and furniture from any damage caused by dripping or splashing paint during the painting process.
- How do you store drop cloth ? You can store a drop cloth along with your other painting supplies
- What is it made of? Drop cloths are made from heavy duty canvas so that it absorbs most paint spills and splatter
This special low tack tape is used to protect the trim from getting paint on them as well as to keep painters lines nice and sharp. You can get painters tape from your local hardware store or paint store as well.
Most paint stores carry a variety of paint rollers and roller covers designed to help you cover larger areas in short periods of time. Each type of paint roller has its own purpose and will produce a slightly different application affect.
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