How to Paint Like a Professional

Planning to DIY your home renovation? Here’s how you can paint like a pro.
Test your Paint first
Choose a spot first to test your paint. Sand and dust the area below eye level first so that the paint will stick and paint two coats so you get an idea of how it looks. If you’re mixing colors, paint it side by side with a few inches of space to help you see any differences.
Prep your wall
Fill any holes and cracks before giving the wall light sand to smoothen the area. Make sure to use a putty knife to press down any tape.
Follow the proper techniques
For smooth results, the paint should…