Today, we’re going to give you five tips to paint ceilings like a professional did it, and do them fast.
We’re going to be rolling these ceilings with an 18 inch roller. You can either spray them with an airless sprayer or roll them. Just for reasons, here on this situation, we’re going to be rolling them today. They’re going to removing the carpets. I don’t need to put any drop cloths down. But stay tuned for this video to see how we roll these ceilings and make them look like a professional did it. Here we go.
So the first step in rolling these ceilings really fast, we’re going to be using an 18 inch roller. You have the option of using an 18 inch or a 9 inch. Don’t want to be looking up at these ceilings for very long, so we’re going to be rolling them with an 18 inch roller. This is a contractor white woven roller, and we like to roll our ceilings with a 3/8 inch roller. So this is all about speed, get it done fast. I got my pans over here. I’m using a 5 gallon pan with this 18 inch roller. If you could show me that. Bring that pan there, John. Show them what this pan looks like. This is a really large pan. You definitely want to have a big pan that’s going to hold a lot of paint, so this is a 5 gallon pan, 18 inch roller, tip number one for speed.