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How to Paint Walls for a Fiesta Family Room

The walls for this soon-to-be bright and fresh family room get a muted green coat and accessories in the same color.

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paint walls for a fiesta family room
  • Time


  • Price Range

    $100 - $250

  • Difficulty

    Easy to Moderate


Step 1: Cover the Floor

Lay out ground cloths and tape down.

lay out ground cloths and tape down

Step 2: Cut in and Roll on Matt Finish

Cut in and roll on matte finish Dill Pickle on all walls using the bucket grid and extension rollers, cool tools!

cut in and roll on matt finish for walls

Step 3: Paint the Wall Cabinet

Cut in and roll or brush laundry doors and high built-in cabinet with exterior semi-gloss Dill Pickle.

Step 4: Paint Interior Shelves of Cabinet

Cut in and roll or brush cabinet interior and shelves with semi-gloss Bedford Blue (Image 1).

Apply a second coat if necessary (Image 2).

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