How to paint the ceiling of plasterboard: Recommendations and video instruction

By Admin | Garden And Buildings / Construction And Repair
28 May 2016

installation of plasterboard ceilings allows for a perfectly flat surface without any special effort.Designers come up with new designs of multi-level ceilings, which are embodied in the life of the master-Drywall.However, without high-quality finishing of the interior refinement is impossible to achieve.The beauty of painting the ceiling depends on compliance technologies of its implementation.Therefore, prior to the painting works with his hands, you must learn how to paint the drywall correctly, so as not to waste time and material resources.


Materials and tools for ↑

Before painting the ceiling should prepare all the necessary tools and materials.So, we need:

materials for painting

  • putty.Businesses are advised to use putties, which allow to obtain a perfectly flat surface after polishing.
  • serpyanka for reinforcing seams.
  • acrylic primer, capable of deep penetration.
  • latex paint.It makes it easy to achieve a smooth and homogeneous staining.It does not smell.When you select should carefully review the instructions, which indicates the type of premises to be used.
  • Kohler used if there is a desire to add a little color to the interior.

Tools Required

  • Roller planted on a long handle.By the choice of the roller should be approached very seriously, because of the qualities of this tool depends on the quality of painting.Roller should be a new, better, if it is fur or velor.In no case do not choose foam roller, since working with him a lot of bubbles formed on the surface to be painted.
Choosing a roller to paint the ceiling
Choice roller painting the ceiling: drywall stained fur or velor roller
  • plastic tray for paints, suitable for the width of the selected roll.This device makes it easy to wring out the excess paint.
  • brush that helps to paint the ceiling surface in remote places where the roller uncomfortable to use.
  • metal spatulas.

Since painting the ceiling drywall is associated with a spray, it is better to wear the clothes, which you can then throw away without regret.

mandatory headgear designed to protect hair from water-based paints.

Preparing for staining ↑

If you want to paint the ceiling laid down on the surface evenly, then not too lazy to carry out the whole complex of preparatory work in full.

1. Seal the joints between the gypsum putty sheets, using a special reinforcing tape, called serpyanka.

Spackling seams
spackling seams using a mesh-serpyanka provide a monolithic surface, reduce paint consumption

2. Do not leave unattended cap screws, which should not stick out above the surface of the sheet.It is easy to check, just spending a metal spatula on the ceiling.If trowel "not stumble" means all straight.Otherwise, you must use a screwdriver to tighten the screws.All places of fastening drywall to the profile frame also shpaklyuyut.

3. Then proceed to sealing of the entire surface of the ceiling.Begin working with the angle in the direction of the opposite wall while trying to apply a thin layer of putty (2 mm) wide metal spatula.Give a day to dry the first layer.Then put a second layer of putty.

4. well dried surface is sanded with fine emery float, which lead to the ceiling in a circular motion.It is from this procedure depends on the smoothness of the surface of the ceiling.

5. fine dust precipitated on the ceiling, clean cloth slightly dampened.Sex and windows before closing film work.

6. The preparatory phase is completed priming, then painting drywall
is much faster and more economical.

How to paint the ceiling of plasterboard: progress ↑

1. Open the container with water-based paint and thoroughly mix the contents with a special nozzle assembly in a drill.If the manufacturer in the instruction is allowed to add a bit of water, you can do it.Although professionals are advised not to use water.

2. On the perimeter of the room at the junction of the ceiling to the walls paint over with a brush, and the movement must be abrupt.This will avoid the appearance of bands that will be visible after drying ceiling.Carefully paint over the corners.

Tools for painting the ceiling
Tools for painting the ceiling

3. Further, the course is a roller, which is dipped into the paint and rolled on the ribbed surface of the bath.This allows you to evenly distribute the paint and remove excess with a roller.The first coat of paint is applied parallel to the window.

4. After drying the first layer to start the second application, and the roller guide from the window to the door.Such cross-layer arrangement allows for a smooth uniform coating.

painting drywall: a video guide ↑

Read well and see how to paint the ceiling of plasterboard with latex paint, even better.Remember the proverb says, it is better to see once his eyes than hear a hundred times.Therefore, video instruction will help to fully understand the technology of painting works.After this lesson will not be the question remains.So, it is time to start to take action.Purchase all materials and tools wear work clothes and forth.Ideal painted ceiling will decorate the home in which the repair can be done by hand.