Get the perfect paint job for your house in Sydney

A well-painted house is very attractive, welcoming and definitely, a place you would like to rest and enjoy your time. Painting, using premium quality paints protects all the walls and making it easy to clean them when they get dirty.

Having a professional paint job requires a mix of the right tools, quality paint, and professional painters to handle the work. Here are other tips to help get quality interior painting & exterior painting in Sydney.

Choosing the right colour

There are many colours that you can use for your home or office painting. In the selection of the right colour, consider your personal preferences, the style of the furniture in your home, and the amount of natural light that gets into the home.

Choosing the right paint

You can choose between water-based paints and oil-based paints for your home or Commercial Painting. Water-based paints are more common in a residential setting. Acrylic paints produce better results and are cleaner than other types of water-based paints.

The two common finishes are the semi-gloss and gloss finish. However, other variants that include the low sheen, matt and satin finish for areas that receive high traffic and get dirty easily, and the light reflecting emulsion among others.

Preparing for painting

Total Colour Painting professionals always ensures that this is the up most important procedure prior to painting. The surface should be fixed and prepared before you start your painting project. They also should be dry, cleans and free of dirt. All blistering should be removed and any holes or imperfections on the surface filled. If there was wallpaper removal or sticky paste previously on the walls it should be thoroughly cleaned for a smooth finish.

Using a primer

Professional Painters Sydney will recommend the type of primer that you need for your surface. The primer is needed especially on bare plaster or when using water- based or oil-based paints. It is also used for the preparation of the surface when using acrylic paints. You can use acrylic over several undercoat primers.

How many coats does the surface need?

The number of coats that Painters Sydney CBD will use on your surface depends on the texture, colour and presence of any type of surface. The difference in the colours, can sometimes require up to three coats of acrylic paint. The paint should be left to dry between coatings for better coverage.

Whether it’s a DIY job for small areas to a Strata Painting Sydney apartment, it is always recommended that you hire a professional painter. You will get a better-quality finish and professional advice from one of our painters in the types of paints, products used and the selection of colours.