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  1. Painting
    Hi there, So I currently am renting an apartment and all the walls are white. After living here for 5 years the white needed to be touched up so I decided to repaint the whole wall. I took a sample of the paint and found the exact same white. It matches perfectly. First day I did a coat of...
  2. Painting
    And does it matter, in choosing the nap, what the sheen of paint will be used over the primer? E.g. if I do my bathroom in semi-gloss using 3/8" nap vs living room in flat with 1/2" nap, should I also prime the bathroom with 3/8" nap and the living room with 1/2" or it doesn't matter? the...
  3. Painting
    I am starting a project sealing a house that has been smoked in for at least the last 7 years. On the good side, as I am cleaning the walls in anticipation of sealing them the overall odor is really improving. (Or I'm just getting acclimated to the odor that made me gag when I first walked into...
  4. Painting
    Hi, I am getting ready to paint our great room and kitchen. We initially built our house and I painted all the walls with paint from lowes or home depot 6 years ago. I am now "upgrading" and have purchased Sherwin Williams Cashmere. When painting in the past I used the "W" technique, but from a...
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