Painting a Construction for the First Time
After plumbing and electrical work and the drywall have been completed, the painter can get in. At this point the texturing of the ceilings ought to have been completed. The drywaller at this time has already done the sanding of the walls. There is completion of all installations. Any flooring, kitchen, cabinet, light switches and other closet fixtures are all complete before painting starts. Painting is the last thing to be done after all the relevant work in that house is done and before moving in.
What ought to be established first is what needs to be painted. The types of painting you will have on the wall will be determined by this. Irrespective of whether the walls are smooth or rough. The most popular type of painting used is latex the interior walls. This is because the paint is fast drying and has reduced dust pick-up as well as easy clean-up.
The next thing will be choosing the next primer that you need for your painting. The choices for the walls and trim will be given to you by this. One that is preferred in wood work is an alkyd primer for instance which is fast drying. Also it can be sanded smooth. Also for the woodwork that will be painted, an enamel undercoated offers the best choice. For woodwork there is water based latex that is available.
Before any installations, the primer is sprayed in the walls of the house.On the walls of the house, the primer is sprayed before installation. The first coat of color is also sprayed on the walls of the new house. Later, the spray is applied as well as the back roll of a primer on the wall surfaces. There is then inspection of any imperfections that might have occurred on the wall after the primer dries up. The drywaller is alerted on any imperfections that might be found on the walls. A light sanding is done on the walls before any other paint is applied on it. This is to ensure a smooth finish.
Application of the final finish can be done at this point. It is however applied to the areas of the walls in the kitchen or bathroom where cabinets and vanities will go. The final finish of the wall is thus made easier to be done. After all the installations in the home are finished and sprayed the final coat can be applied. All it requires is cutting in and rolling. The switch plate and outlet covers can thus be made are put in place after the entire painting process is over and complete.
Before beginning your new painting it's important to consider the weather. Painting ought to be done the moment when the humidity is low and it times of less rain. The other main thing is quality. Better quality of paint means that it will last longer. Paint technology has also increased over the last few years.