In this video you'll learn how to paint a ceilling when decorating your home.
This is a surprisingly simple process which requires a roller, non-drip paint and a little patience!
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The Charity Travail et Vie created this boarding house. It's a place which welcomes low-income individuals as well as those experiencing social isolation or exclusion
We have decided to entirely renovate this bedroom along with its en suite bathroom. These methods of renovation are easy to replicate quickly and on a limited budget
Meet Marine, a sculptor who loves DIY projects. She's no stranger to woodworking and composite materials. Eric is a painter decorator. He's a building expert. Together, they are here to help Travail et Vie undertake this transformation. They're a real crack team.
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paint a ceiling
Important: Ensure the electricity is off at the mains before beginning
Patch up any holes with plaster adapted for your ceiling
Tidy and dust the room before you paint
Use a paint mixer bit attached to a drill
Go over the corners with a round highlighting brush
Half-cover the roller
Then roll it over the painter's grid to spread the paint on it evenly
Begin painting nearest the room's main light source
Paint in perpedicular bands
Smooth over a final time working in the direction the light enters the room
Try to use anti-drip paint where possible
Let it dry
Allow to dry for the time recommended by the manufacturer