How to Prime Walls That Have Dark Colors?

Answer Painting a room a new color can be a time-consuming process. In an effort to save time, many people skip the suggested step of priming walls before repainting them. While skipping this step likely ... Read More »

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How to Paint Dark Colors on Walls?

Painting walls in dark colors takes a little more preparation and effort than painting in lighter colors if you want to achieve a deep-color look. When choosing a dark paint color, take the size of... Read More »

Do Dark Colors on Walls Make Rooms Smaller?

Warnings about the effect of dark colors on walls persist, although images of stylish rooms in the media routinely feature deep hues. The color of the walls is only one of the larger visual element... Read More »

Do I need to prime walls before painting?

On One Hand: Basic WallsIt is not absolutely necessary to prime a wall before painting. If the wall is reasonably clean and its current color is lighter than the paint you're applying, then the pai... Read More »

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 »