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Old 08-25-2009, 05:55 PM   #1
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Floors or walls first?


Hello all. I'm in the process of doing some work at a rental I purchased.
I'm not sure which to do first, sand the floors or paint the walls? I see benefits of doing either first but want to assure myself I'm not making more work for myself. Please advise!!!!

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Floors or walls first?


Usually I want to do anything involving the floors as last as I can - to avoid damage to them.

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I'd paint the walls, do the floor, then CAREFULLY paint the baseboard trim.
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