House Paint – shopping list

interior paint

Painting a house? We have put together a handy shopping list of the must-have items.

Don’t forget the preparation can be the difference between a great paint job and an average job


Sugar soap

Gap filler – around doors/windows/skirtings

Plaster filler – for holes or cracks in walls

Sandpaper / Scourer

Drop sheets

Brushes, rollers, tray, extension

Paint stripper

Masking tape

Anti-mould additive – for wet areas



House Paint for Main Rooms


Walls- low sheen water based paint

Ceiling – flat water based paint


House Paint for Wet Areas – Laundry, bathrooms etc.


Semi-gloss acrylic paints with anti-mould additive


Enamel paint


Skirting Boards, Cupboard Doors, Doors and Windows


Bare Timber – prime and undercoat then topcoat with water based or oil based enamel (for best durability and ease of cleaning)


Stain then clear coat (best with solvent based)


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