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7 HDB Painting Tips

HDB flats are very popular with most people living in Singapore owing to their diverse benefits. The aspect of beauty and elegance in these flats however depends on their appearance, which consequently depends a lot on the painting and other decor. Painting your HDB flat is hence one of the best ways to improve its appearance and make it appealing both to you and your visitors. Here are seven painting tips to successfully guide you through the task.

7 HDB Painting Tips

1. Hire a professional

While it may seem easy to paint your HDB flat yourself, it is important to note that painting requires skill and makes use of certain emerging equipment which may be hard to find. As such, for a great outcome, it is better to leave the work to the experts. You can visit different painters in Singapore to compare and contrast quality of services and prices charged. You can also simply browser them online for a better and easier view of who they are and the relevance of their services for you.

2. Make a detailed budget

Painting your HDB flat will also definitely cost you. The cost will however depend on certain factors like the type of paint used, the value of services offered as charged by the painter and the size of your flat as this determines the amount of paint to be used. As such, after finding the ideal painter, it is important to make consultations so as to know how much to set aside for the job. This will allow you manage your funds better and make better decisions regarding the process.

3. Make a detailed timetable

While painting goes a long way to improve the flat’s appearance, it comes with certain harmful effects during the process. Certain paint molecules are unappealing to the nose, and they may also be dangerous to the respiratory system. It also requires regular relocation of furniture and other assets in the rooms. As such, it is advised to occupants leave the premises when painting is taking place. You will hence need to schedule the process well to ensure it conforms to your intended activities to avoid inconveniencing both you and the painters.

7 HDB Painting Tips

4. Uphold your family's safety

Different brands of paints come in different qualities. While most of the brands produce paint that may be harmful to the inhabitants when inhaled, some brands make quality paints that do not produce toxic gases. As such, ensure that the paint you use is safe as it will affect your breathing air before it is fully dry. You may also find it necessary to leave your HDB flat for a while after the painting has been done to give the walls time to dry.

5. Incorporate personality in the painting

Your HDB flat should reflect your personality and tastes so as to make it homely and cozy for you and your family. As such, before commencing the job, ensure that you have ample supply of your ideal paint. Among other things, the paint should be of your preferred color so as to make it appealing to you since it is you who lives in the flat. It should also conform to the color of different furniture, assets and décor in the room. This will boost the whole room’s appearance and complement the décor perfectly.

6. Ensure that paint is of good quality

While hiring a competent and accomplished painter will go a long way to making the outcome of the painting a success, bad quality paint can deter this significantly. Counterfeit and cheap paint does not last as long as top quality paint. It also tends to react badly with common agents like heat and cold to crack as time goes by, giving your HDB flat an outdated and pathetic look. It also tends to fade away with time, losing its shine and eventually peeling off. As such, to guarantee an appealing and long lasting appearance for your HDB flat, make use of the top quality paint brands. It may cost you more but it will serve you better and for longer.

7. Refresh the painting regularly

While the paint job can leave your house looking great, it is important to note that the paint needs to be refreshed every once in a while to maintain the good looks. Calling a painter in ones in a while to recoat the painting ensures that it doesn’t lose its shine. It also strengthens the other layers, making it durable and hence serving you for longer.

Conclusion

For an appealing and attractive flat, ensure that the painting job is done perfectly by making use of these painting tips and ideas.
 
 
 

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