Tools and materials
Before you start, make sure you have everything you need to ensure a successful paint job.
- EXTENSION POLE
Reach the ceiling easily and safely.
- PUTTY KNIFE
Use to repair walls or ceilings with a repair patch, patch holes with plaster, and secure tarps under baseboards on a floor with wall-to-wall carpet.
- WALL AND CEILING REPAIR PATCH
Cover and repair holes that can’t be repaired with plaster.
Fill holes made by hardware, or repair cracks and other minor damage.
- MEASURING TAPE
Measure the room to determine the quantity of paint you will need.
Sand repairs or lightly sand surfaces to help the paint adhere well.
Use to remove wall plates for light switches and electrical outlets.
- PAINT TRAY
Use with paint rollers.
- SMALL PAINT BUCKET
Keep a smaller bucket handy while you work. Ideal for painting trims or craft projects.
- PAINT ROLLER
Look for a model with a comfortable handle for bigger paint projects.
- PAINTER’S TAPE
Make clean lines and prevent paint from seeping over.
- PAINT SAMPLES
These will help you find the perfect colour for your room.
- 18 MM ROLLER
For textured plaster, stucco, untreated wood, brick, and concrete.
- 10 MM ROLLER
For walls and lightly textured wood.
- 13 MM ROLLER
For walls, ceilings, and lightly textured wood.
- STIR STICK
Mix paint well before using.
- FLAT PAINTBRUSH 2.5”
Ensure uniform coverage for your various paint projects.
- ANGLED PAINTBRUSH 2.5”
For baseboards, cupboards, furniture, window frames, and more.
- ANGLED PAINTBRUSH 1.5”
For hard-to-reach places and detailed areas.
- DROP CLOTH
To cover and protect your floor and furniture.
To wipe down walls and clean messes up quickly.
- STEP LADDER
To reach tops of walls to paint edges.