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Old 12-20-2013, 12:54 PM   #16
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Yup, I agree with tool seeker. Faster to just do it freehand.

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Old 12-23-2013, 09:56 AM   #17
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I am another freehander. I have messed around with tape and edges etc....none of them work better than taking your time and free handing it. I do all around the doors and windows free hand now too.
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Old 12-23-2013, 02:45 PM   #18
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Having hand painted signs for many years a good practice for painting smooth lines is to look where you are going instead of where you've been and knowing how to load the brush with paint. Definitely use a quality brush and take care of it, it will last many years.
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Old 12-23-2013, 04:36 PM   #19
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I have a brush I use only for cutting in. A good brush with a taper is a must.

Trim is easier than drywall corners because the edge is sharper, but nevertheless freehand is the way to go.

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