Category: Sitting Room

It looks a bit odd with the picture rails still up in the rest of room, so I decided to just remove all of them, for now… Before… After…
Ready for the rest of the paint… Starting to roll on the paint… First coat of the new wall paint, completed… Second coat of the new wall paint, completed… All of the receptacles were put back in place…
I used some of the Kilz spray paint to cover the areas where the old paint was causing bleed through… Seems to have taken care of it… This is where the worst of the bleed through was happening… The new wall color… All of the corners and areas near the wood work, first coat, cut […]
It seems that it’s only going to take one skim coat on this wall. So, the next step is to prime it… Ready to be primed… Starting by cutting in the corners with a brush… All of the corners and areas near the wood work, completed… On to the roller… First coat of primer, completed… […]
After another sanding, it seems we finally have all of the rough stuff taken care of… As I previously stated; set up a ladder… More smoothing of the ceiling… Starting to do the skim coating on the wall. More repair work… Wall, first skim coat applied… More work on smoothing out the part of the […]
Continuing patching and sanding all of the bad spots… After being sanded. There are still some rough spots… More repair work… I started scraping off the ugly “popcorn” ceiling so that I can get a nice transition where it connects to the wall… After more sanding… Started working on smoothing out the part of the […]
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