My most recent post about the renovation of my home is full of advice for the homebuying process. I feel like I am giving a lot of advice that I hope to be helpful, instead of giving advice that I think is more helpful. As a result; I have taken it to heart and have learned a lot about myself and my house. I have also learned a lot about myself and my house.
The most exciting part of the housebuying process is that you’re actually going to have to do it yourself. I’ve done a lot of research, including the research I conducted at the University of California, Irvine, to find out what the best parts of the house were. I was looking at photos of some of the interior of my home, then I saw a picture of how the walls were decorated.
There are so many things that you can do to make your home look great and make it a little more “you”. From the simple things like changing the color of your windows to things like making a custom-made curtain for the bathroom, your home will be more like you.
I have a hard time believing that some people are so short-sighted that they think that decorating their home is just a matter of changing the color of the windows. It’s not. Your home’s exterior is just as important as your interior. You can change the texture of the wood floor from a grainy sand to a smooth finish that still looks like wood.
I have friends who are in the process of renovating their homes. They’re taking out old, stained-glass windows and painting them, adding new window trim and putting in new wall paint, painting new siding, etc. Most of them think it’s easy because they’ve done it before, but I would argue that there are a lot of steps to take, and they’re usually not completed until after the house has been completely painted.
The process of painting a house is like putting on a coat of color. It needs to look good, you need to get the paint on the walls, you need to put down a coat of primer which helps protect the surface of the walls, and then you just wait for the paint to dry before you put the final touches on the house. And if you add a lot of finishing touches and you don’t finish on time, you might end up with an unfinished house.
Yes, the painting process can have a serious impact on the “look” of your house. If you go over the recommended painting times (and even if you dont have to) you can end up with a home that looks like a cheap, poorly constructed, unattractive, paint-starved hodgepodge of shoddy workmanship. It’s no wonder that so many homeowners prefer to avoid the painting process altogether.
I have to admit I am the first to admit that I love to paint my home. From the time I moved in, I’ve been making it a priority to paint the inside of my house. I’m not a huge fan of exterior paint, but the paint inside my house makes it feel so polished and beautiful. I’ve painted the ceilings, doors, and trim on all the exterior walls in my house, and that’s even before I paint the floors.
The beauty of painting your home is that it is something that can be done in and around your home, and you can control the color, texture, and brush strokes. And, that brings us to the last important question…
This is not a movie. It’s a game. We’re not here to learn anything. We’re here to learn some things.