13 painting pro tips. Scrape a Ridge in Textured Ceilings. Pros run a screwdriver along the perimeter of the ceiling to scrape off the texture. "This lets you cut in without getting paint on the ceiling texture," "
Never forget your paint color! On the inside of your light switch or outlet cover, using a permanent marker, write the paint brand, color name, swatch number on a piece of painter's tape for quick reference. Change the room color? Change the info tape!