Truth is, everyone thinks they know how to paint. Watch this so you make sure you’re refreshed if it’s been a while.
Lightly sand and wipe down walls
Tape off baseboards
Lay down painters paper
Organize your materials
Have plenty of rags handy
Priming is to be done when painting on bare wood surfaces
Priming absorbs into the wood and paint coats & protects the wood
Apply just one coat on a wooden surface
You do not need to prime the wall if there’s a solid coat of paint
CTW- Ceiling, Trim, Walls
Painting in this order saves time and energy.
First use a paintbrush to cover all areas you can’t get with a roller
Normally needs 2 coats
Next, use the roller
Roll lightly, in an "X" formation