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10 Things You Must Know About Interior Painting

Don't forget these 10 things when painting the interior of your home.

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Get ready to spend some time preparing.

About 80 percent of your time should be spent doing prep work. Contrary to popular belief, paint will not hide all imperfections. Take the proper steps to make your walls as flat as possible, and make sure you clean them before you start to paint. Any dust or debris left on the wall could cause your new paint to peel.



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