A beginners guide to painting your home like a pro
4.2 (34 ratings)
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A beginners guide to painting your home like a pro

Painting tips and techniques for the home owner
4.2 (34 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
225 students enrolled
Created by Justin Kolacinski
Last updated 6/2016
English
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Current price: $13.99 Original price: $19.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 39 mins on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn all the tricks and techniques professional painters use to paint homes. At the end of this course, You will learn how to; prepare an area before painting it, roll out and cut in with a brush properly, use the right tools and how to dry wall and sand with ease. All the techniques taught within this instructional are easy to learn, retain and maintain.
Requirements
  • We always suggest taking notes on a piece of paper or in your smart phone device. We also suggest familiarizing yourself with the types of paint sheens available such as; Gloss, Semi Gloss and Matt finish. All the tools needed before painting your house will be highlighted/explained within this instructional.
Description

Paint like the Pros is a painting instructional course developed by one of California's most respected painting companies; Calipaintco. This course is specifically developed to teach home owners, how to prep and paint effectively, so that they to can produce a professional looking paint job. 

What you need to take the course:

All equipment will be outlined in the course.

What will you learn:

-How to prep before you start painting

-What tools you should always use to achieve a professional looking paint job

-How to clean surfaces before painting

-How to sand surfaces effectively before painting

-How to fill nail holes with one easy technique 

-How to caulk effectively

-How to drywall effectively

-How to tape off effectively

-How to use drop cloths effectively

-How to cut in effectively before rolling out

-How to roll out walls and ceilings effectively

-How to paint doors, trim and baseboards

-How to clean your brushes

-A recap on everything from start to finish 

How long will the course take to complete

To get the most from this course, we suggest you take your time. Watch each video at least three times and then practice what we show you. We suggest you start in the order we have the videos within this course.  

Why should you take this course

Most How-to videos about painting are boring. We have made our instructional series fun, cool and enjoyable to watch. We have brought a fresh approach by using state of the art cameras, slow motion footage and up to date editing techniques. We are able to present the techniques in an effective way; allowing you to easily digest the information we are giving you. 



Who this course is for:
  • This course has been specifically developed for the beginners painter. If you have ever wanted to paint your own home, then this course is for you. These videos will streamline the painting process by teaching you pro painting techniques that work. This course is not suited for advanced or professional painters.
Course content
Expand 18 lectures 38:35
+ Learn how to Prep, Clean and Paint like a Professional
18 lectures 38:35
How to clean like a Pro
00:54
Using drop cloths
00:54
How to Caulk like a Pro
01:04
How to Sand like a Pro
01:53
How to tape like a Pro
02:23
How to Drywall like a Pro
07:02
How to Cut in like a Pro
03:07
Rolling out like a Pro
03:56
How to paint a Ceiling like a Pro
01:39
How to paint baseboards and trim like a Pro
02:27
How to clean a brush
01:01
Fill nail holes like a pro
00:47