Paint systems for earthquake affected building — select the surface you will be painting from the list below to view how to prepare and finish the surface.
Preparation and finishing flowcharts
Note: Refer to the PDF flowchart for a visual of the steps below:
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Cut in the edges of the ceiling and scotia beadings, making sure to allow to leave a margin wide enough to roll to. If the walls are going to be painted after the ceilings,allow to paint down the walls. This makes it easier to cut in the walls neatly.
Roll the ceilings across the rooms from the principal light sources.
An extension pole makes the job much easier.
Shift furniture to make the job easier.
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