The Writing’s on the Walls — with Chalk Paint Painting your walls with chalk paint is a fun way to encourage your family and guests’ creativity.
These DIY painting techniques will add new life to your New York apartment!
You can purchase stencils everywhere, from your favorite New York craft store to Etsy.
Accent Your Space with Stripes Your walls are sure to stand out when striped! Bold stripes are the perfect entryway accent, whereas rainbow stripes will brighten a child’s room.
Never attempt to paint an existing wood surface without preparing its surface.
Applying a direct coat of paint over the old coating, will not work and eventually will tend to peel, especially if it has a glossy finish.
However, a good painting technique or applying paint on wood will be dependent on the surface and type of wood being treated.
If you are painting a surface for the first time, it is important to start by sanding the surface first.
) or perk up a small powder room using colorful chalk paint.