Guide the basic steps to paint the house, room


New Year, spring, spend family gatherings is when everyone in the family together to clean, prepare, refinishing houses … Today, we are pleased to share articles to customers “guide to the basics when repainting the house” hopefully this article will help those who are in need of refinishing old walls of the house, put on its finest fresh colors excellent preparation spring Tet, families generally happy reunion.

“Self repaint the house” – a pretty good idea! This is an interesting job, right? I think, though the result is as beautiful as the professional painter or not, but there is enough brothers, children of the same painting the house is a work full of humanism, leaving many memories for members family members.

When painting the house, homeowners should consult the basic steps that we suggest below to get the best prepared to bring beauty perfect for home after painting.

Before starting, use furniture and upholstery fabrics sealed floor covering up carefully, dismantling the decorations on the walls and plugs, power board tiles. Do not forget about the wall baseline for you to repaint. And be sure to wear eye protection too (if any).

1. Prepare the wall surface before painting.

For finishing coatings achieve high efficiency, surface preparation is very important construction. Dry wall is finished after 21 days to carry out construction of the painting, this time called maintenance period the wall, so that the contaminated impurities in brick, stone, stucco and biodegradable substrate the stable.

Check and carry out waterproofing for all surfaces are waterproof construction as parterres, gene meetings, floor drain, drainage … Especially the exterior surfaces such as concrete floors must be handled carefully from both sides, from outside to inside and from the inside out.

Wall or floor surfaces are surfaces not clean dirt, grease, algae, pollen, peeling … or any other factors reduce the adhesion of the coating.

Humidity does not exceed 16% of the wall, high humidity is the main cause of degradation of paint coatings quickly as blistering, peeling, color … In technical patchy phenomenon called fire alkaline. Where there is no meter, wait drywall from 3-4 weeks from the time the chat is complete, in dry weather conditions.

Substrate to achieve the required flatness before spread mastic. Putty plaster layer thickness than 3mm leads to cracking, peeling paint and deform.

2. Choose the appropriate paint colors.

The color of the original paint colors including a number, the other color is due to the preparation of the base color. All paint manufacturers now meet homeowners palette to choose from. The paint on the theory of the firm basically the same. Actual color depends on the quality of the paint, the quality of construction and paint selection system of the owner.

Son now there are many types and brands but mostly waterborne. Homeowners should identify decorative tones, then based on the investment conditions to make decisions choosing paint products.

Colors – quality – cost of paint have close ties with each other. Quality depends on the cost of paint, construction qualifications of painters and paint selection system. Considering the same color, quality and cost proportional to each other. The color mixing primaries higher prices but not too big.

3. The steps to paint the house:

When conducting paint a room or siding, you should follow the following order: Start painting from the outside first and then gradually into the paint, preferably painted from top to bottom, hard construction area first and then paint-prone areas.

When painting the house, you should refer to the following steps:

– B1: Plastering mastic smooth the surface:

Selection based on plaster putty adhesion criteria. If low-quality plaster powder will affect the strength and progress of the project cost and the paint. Can bait a layer or two layers depending on the choice of the owner.

To use effectively putty: Mix flour / water coverage (3/1); Use a stirring until dough reaches homogeneous plastic state; Spread 1-2 layers, each separated by 2 – 4 hours; Wait 4 – 6 hours, then proceed to discharge roughness (If using powdered abrasive barrels should be discharged immediately after the plaster a short time, about 1 – 2 hours); After discharge rough, wait 1-2 days to harden the surface starch and then proceed to hygiene and primers; After mixing, dough can be used for about 1 – 2 hours. So this time will be dry and stiff dough is not constructed any longer.

You may not need bait mastic which coats directly on the wall. Of course to use grindstones, bordered paper or cleaning machine (grinder) will fast and beautiful, dust and more. Then proceed to new clean toilet wall primer.


– Step 2: Apply primer:

Primers construction work to prevent moisture, prevent alkaline, anti osmosis. Homeowners also c

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