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Painting The Interior Of Your Home? Consider These Interior Painting Tips

Painting the interior of your home can be challenging if you are a novice painter. Painting is a skill that is easier said than done and requires the right tools and equipment to complete the job. Incorporate these five helpful tips into your next interior painting project. They will help make the interior painting process more efficient.


Interior painting can be tricky.

Get Quality Materials For Your Interior Painting Job

Ensure that you get high-quality tools and paint for your project. Cheaper tools like paint rollers can leave unwanted paint bubbles. Investing in suitable materials and tools for your project is imperative. You might be on a budget, and understandably so. But to complete a project of this magnitude, you must ensure you don’t invest in cheap materials. 

Use Drip Pans And Paint Liners For Interior Painting

You’ll also want to use some paint liners to help paint trays stay clean. Using a drip pan underneath the open paint cans is wise because the paint will begin to drip as you coat a wall or windowsill. Use cardboard, towels, or old newspaper in a pinch. You might be tempted to use drop cloths for cleaning, but experts recommend using disposable wipes for cleaning purposes.

Wear Latex Gloves

Latex gloves work well for keeping your hands clean. Certain water-based paints can quickly rinse off, but enamel and oil-based paint are pretty challenging to remove. If you are allergic to latex, you can use nitrile gloves as an alternative.

Use Painters Tape

Painter tape is often called blue tape, a low-stick adhesive that comes off easily and doesn’t peel off primer or paint. Painter’s tape is worth every penny, as you can apply it to all surfaces between your walls and ceilings.


We’ve moved from the Dobbin Road location to our new, roomy location just down the road:

Columbia Paint and Decorating, a Benjamin Moore Dealer: 6822 Oak Hall Lane, Suite C2, Columbia MD 21045 phone number: 443-319-4001

Expect the same one-stop shopping for all your decorating needs. We are a full-service Benjamin Moore dealer offering the best quality decorating products at the best prices. We have ample paint and paint supplies, wallcoverings, custom window treatments, fabrics, and new flooring selections from Kaleen Rugs and Luxury Vinyl Tile samples. And, of course, the same excellent customer service, knowledge, and customer satisfaction you’ve expected.


Clarksville Paint & Decorating, a Benjamin Moore Dealer

12447 Clarksville Pike, Suite 1A, Clarksville, MD




At Columbia Paint you'll find all the necessary tools to complete your project. We even offer color consultation to ensure your satisfaction. Visit our website, call us or stop in today!
6505 Dobbin Rd