How to Paint a House | DIY Exterior Painting Tips

Painting the exterior of your house is a big job, but if done right, it’ll give a major boost to your curb appeal & add tremendous value to your home. Monica from The Weekender walks through each step of this project from start to beautiful finish.

Tools & Materials:
Ladder stabilizer –
Werner 24′ extension ladder –
DeWalt 20V orbital sander –
Craftsman V20 finish nailer –
Valspar exterior primer –
Exterior paintable caulk –
Valspar Duramax trim paint –
Valspar Duramax siding paint –
Paint can hanging hook –
Copper wall lights –
Indoor/outdoor ceiling fan –
Oil-based ceiling primer –
Paint calculator –

Colors:
Siding – “Chimney Smoke” (Valspar 4010-1)
Trim – “String of Pearls” (Valspar CI198)
Door – “Cashmere Pink” (Valspar CI119)
Ceiling – “Stone Mason Gray” (Valspar 4008-1)

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10 Comments

  1. Come paint mine!!! Pleassseeeeee!! It’s regular siding not wood & seems so daunting to do. Im scared. Great video!

  2. You are so amazing. I watched all of your projects and its awesome im from the Philippines 😭😭😭 how i wish for your creativity and magic

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