Painting a ceiling - Welcome to our guide to painting a...

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Welcome to our guide to painting a ceiling. In this section we will take you through the whole process including the preparation through to the final coat. Painting/decorating the ceiling should always be the first task if you are decorating a whole room, doing the ceiling first makes the subsequent tasks easier. To complete this task you will need the following items: Suitable Interior Paint Small Brush (cutting in) Large Brush or Roller Paint Kettle Suitable filler (if required) and Trowel Dust Sheets Sugar Soap and rag When working at heights always ensure that the structure is safe and secure. Never stretch out, always get down and re-position the scaffold. Preparing the ceiling First remove curtains, fixtures and any light furniture, place all heavy furnishings in the middle of the room and cover with dustsheets. Remove any loose floor coverings and use dustsheets to protect any other floor covering from paint splashes and dust. Wash down the wall with sugarsoap or a suitable detergent to remove all dust and
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