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Home Remodeling Made Easy With Simple Tools

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Home remodeling can be a challenging and daunting task. Hiring professionals may seem like a good way to go about it but if the budget is too tight the DIY remodeling becomes inevitable. In this case you may encounter some major as well as minor problems and obstacles that can be very well dealt with using a few smart but simple tools.

Simple Tools For Easy Home Remodeling

Paint pad, pad brush

Pad brush

Painting the walls is one of the main tasks in home remodeling. It can also take a lot of time and effort as well as cleaning. If you want to make it faster, more effective and neat, use a couple of tricks below.

Taking a bigger roller might be a good idea but if you were wondering about the effective painting techniques, there are a few of them. First, prep the walls by sanding and applying tinted primer to avoid any flaws. Then cut in the wall using a classic paint brush or a pad brush that is more convenient for non-professionals. It leaves no stains on the edges and is convenient for this task leaving the ceiling and trims clean.

Trim painting

Trim painting and Rubbermaid Buddy Touch Up Tool

If you hate taping there is also a way to paint trims without hassle using a big spatula or pallet and holding it between the trim and the wall to avoid staining. And you can protect the floors in a similar fashion or simply roll out the drop canvas and paint away without fear.

Since wallpaper is very high maintenance and quite demanding during removal and installation opt for wallpaper rollers to provide you with wallpaper-like appearance with none of the hassle.

If you want something more interesting for your walls then wall tiles can give you the texture, the shape, and color as well. They are easy to install and come in a variety of sizes.

Wall tiles

Wall tiles GINKGO by Blå Station

Lastly, if your freshly painted walls got unsightly markings on it you don’t have to worry. There is a device that will help you fix it. Just fill it with the remaining paint and touch up the wall paint.

Broom paint trick

Cool wall paint trick from Pinterest

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