Do you paint the door casings before the walls?

Answer On One Hand: Walls Are the Main AttractionIt feels great to be done with the biggest part of the painting job, the walls, so why not paint them first? If you're careful to let the walls dry thoroug... Read More »

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Should I prime the walls before I paint?

CONGRATS!!! I would absolutely prime the walls first...the paint adheres better and when you paint the color of choice on you wont need as many coats! ALso - the builders paint isn't as good as w... Read More »

Should I paint my interior walls before moving in, or after?

Before. That way you wont have to be moving things around and covering things when you paint.

How to Install Baseboards & Door Casings?

Door casing covers the gap between the door jambs and the finished walls. Baseboards do the same thing for the gaps between floors and walls. The moldings are more than aesthetic trim; they help st... Read More »

Is it a good investment to have window and door casings?

On One Hand: They Finish the ProjectWindow and door casings hide the gap between a new window or door and the existing drywall in a room. This makes them a necessary investment to finish the overal... Read More »