Want to change the atmosphere of the house? One way is to do a re-paint the walls of the house. Steps to repaint not just polish the paint directly on the walls of the house. There are several steps in order to paint stick well and produce the perfect look.
In general, the thing to do when going to repaint is preparing to be worthy painted wall, followed by a coat of primer on the walls and painting. Here are the steps repainting the walls:
Decide on Paint Color
Determine the color of paint for the room. Diversity of colors may confuse you make a decision. For assistance, you can discussion with family or consult with the designer.
The selected color should remain in harmony with the existing furniture. The goal is that the paint colors are not contradictory and seem tacky.
So that the furniture is not exposed to splash or drip paint, move furniture to a safe place. If the furniture is too big or not allowed to be moved, cover the furniture with plastic or newspaper. If you use a parquet floor, do not forget to cover it because the paint can be pervasive and difficult to clean.
Peeled Paint Old
Old paint should be peeled so that the new paint stick and produce good color. Especially if the old paint was peeling. For maximum results, peeled paint to cement acian layer visible.
Check and Fix Wall
Before you start painting, you should check the condition of the wall. Among other things checked by measuring moisture wall, preferably moist walls of low value. Another thing to check whether there is seepage on the walls, crevices, cracks or nail prints.
If the condition is not ideal as the example above, fix the wall before you start painting. For a damp wall and permeable, can be searched out the cause and repair. If there are cracks or nail marks, should be patched first so flat wall. To repair cracks or fissures can be used wall filler wall, putty or mortar acian. If the patch feels less glue, you can widen the cracks and fill with material fillings earlier. After drying, smooth with sandpaper.
Clean the wall of dirt or mildew that new paint can stick perfectly. Mushrooms can be cleaned by peeled and given anti-fungal coating.
Cover with Base coat
Priming the commonly used is to coat the wall sealer. Its function is to make the new paint can stick perfectly to the wall or the old paint is still attached.
If the surface of the wall has been pared to look acian cement, suitable priming is priming alkaline resisting. What is meant by alkali cement is a kind of salt water from the mortar that has not dried completely. The reaction caused when the paint meets with alkali is paint will be difficult to stick to, so in some old paint so bubbling, peeling or loss.
The purpose overlaid alkali resisting is that the paint is not directly in contact with the cement. The application of primer is also useful for the desired color appears perfect. Priming should not be mixed with diluent.
Cover with First Layer
Before the first coat with paint, make sure the primer has dried perfectly. For the first layer, paint mixed with a diluent with a share of 5% -20%. As a diluent, can use thinner or water.
Cover with a layer of the Second
Repeat the painting after the first coat of paint to dry. The goal in order to get the appropriate color and perfect. The second layer of paint thinners also remain mixed with an equal portion (5-20%).