How to Paint a Straight Line on Textured Walls

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[Editor's Note: Painting a straight line on a textured wall can be the bane of any aspiring DIYers existence. No matter how hard you try and how much blue tape you use there always seems to be mistakes. Not anymore. All you have to do is read this blog post where Ashley from Make It and Love It shares the tricks passed down to her from a painting guru. - Jen]

Home Improvement: Painting a Straight Line on Textured Walls (a Pro Painter’s Secret)

Ashley hired a painter to conquer her vaulted ceilings. She and her husband decided to do the walls themselves. The painter was nice enough to bestow upon the couple a few pearls of painting wisdom: "Like I mentioned above, there are 2 methods to these straight paint lines. I prefer the first method…but there are times when I’m not able to use the first method, so the 2nd method works great too. "

Home Improvement: Painting a Straight Line on Textured Walls (a Pro Painter’s Secret)

 

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