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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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There is a reason it's called primer.

Primer is essential in any good-quality paint job. It seals the surface of your walls and provides a great base for the paint to grab. If you've spackled your walls, priming is a must to prevent flashing. Unprimed spackle holds gloss better than drywall, causing a "shiny" spot on your wall.

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