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How to Paint a Closet Door with a Wallprinting Roller

The illusion of a classic paneled Japanese shoji screen lends texture and fun to the closet doors in a tiny condo bedroom.

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  • Time

    Two Days

  • Price Range

    $100 - $250

  • Difficulty

    Easy to Moderate


Step 1: Wash Doors and Tape Off Closet Jam

Wash doors with TSP to remove the semi-gloss sheen from the surface (this helps the paint to stick better).

Tape off closet jam and make sure floor is protected.

Step 2: Cut in Edges and Roll on Paint

Cut in edges then roll on 1453 Pebble Creek in pearl finish. Let dry.

Step 3: Draw Plum Lines

Measure and draw plum lines to guide the rollerwall application.

Step 4: Roll on Rollerwall Pattern

Carefully roll on Rollerwall pattern in White Dove pearl finish. Let dry.