Equipment checklist

Equipment Checklist

Paint is a cost-effective, big-impact way to update your home. The essential steps to a quality paint job include buying good paint, preparing the surfaces, choosing the best tools and using professional techniques.

To develop a comprehensive list of everything you'll need, the best bet is to carefully read through this guide. As a quick guide, a good painting kit that will cover most jobs includes:

  • Roller frames
  • Roller covers
  • Roller trays
  • Extension poles
  • Brushes
  • Painters pots
  • Drop sheets
  • Masking tape
  • Sugar soap
  • Stirrers, scrapers, sandpaper
  • Ladder