Solutions to the 6 most common painting issues at our home

Solutions to the 6 most common painting issues at our home

Painting a house is an important aspect of decorating and upgrading your home. It is definitely one thing that can truly transform your abode. Process of painting comes with several common issues discussed below, which can be kept in mind while painting the walls:

Confusion in colour selection

Confusion in colour selection

Colour palette for paints almost comprises of hundreds of shades. The decision to choose a shade for your room can be very a difficult choice. Select a family of colour and narrow down the shades to 2-3 shades and match it with the shades of furniture and furnishings at home. Buy sample colour boxes and do small patch of shades to finalise the colour option. Check the shade of colour in various light options during the day and night to understand the exact shade outcome. A combination of neutral shades with bold colour accent can work wonders for your interiors.

Insufficient paint

Insufficient paint

Another common failure while painting a home is insufficient paint for the project. For instance, if the paint gets finished in middle of the project , one can select a contrasting shade of colour if the same shade in not available in the market. Buying an extra box of paint as per the estimation can also save you from this trouble.

Dripping of paint

Dripping paint

Dripping of paint is a common problem while painting a wall. The ideal way to deal with this situation is to wipe the dripped paint immediately if the paint is water-based otherwise for oil based paint, one can gently scrape off using a scraper.

Flaky and Bubbly texture after painting
     

Flaky and Bubbly texture after painting

Flakes and bubbles appearing after painting of a wall arises if the base of the wall is not treated properly or the quality of paint is not up to the mark.Premium quality paints will ensure that you the paint is durable and performs well for a longer period of time.

Mixing oil and water based paints
Mixing oil based paints and water based paints is another house painting mistake that must be avoided. This will create a problem on wall colour texture in longer term. This mistake can be corrected by repainting the wall with any one base of paint.


Streaking paint

Streaking paint


Streaks are often left behind due to uneven painting or lack of paint in the brush or roller while painting. The best way to resolve this problem is to wait for the walls to dry and then putting another coat of paint evenly. For a smooth appearance, suitable amount of paint shall be taken on a roller or brush and applied evenly on an even base wall after cleaning it.

Conclusion
Painting is a simple task which involves various steps which needs to be considered to get a perfect wall finish. The points mentioned above can make you aware regarding the challenges faced during paining a wall. Ruprang services is one such painting agency with a team of experts who will provide perfect finish of paint in your home. Connect with us for quotations and paint recommendations.

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