Painting a wall starts far before you even open the paint can. When painting a wall, it’s important to do prep work first. In the right light, even the smallest of imperfections in a wall become glaringly obvious. And many of them cannot be easily reversed as the problem lies with a lack of preparation before painting.
If you want a super-smooth coat of paint on your walls without blemishes, marks, or cracks, you cannot afford to skip pre-paint preparation. In this guide, we take you step by step through preparing your walls before a lick of paint even touches them.
Follow these steps to remove wallpaper, fill holes, remove marks and fix a range of other imperfections which could affect the final look of your freshly painted walls.