2022-02-26 Cooley Brothers Painting Rolling Hills CA Remote School Study Painting

Painting Your Remote School / Study Area in Rolling Hills, CA.

You may be too well familiar with the notion of having a remote school set up in your home, or perhaps a study area for you or your children to make use of when trying to study for classes (whether they are on or offline…).

If you were thinking about making your remote school and study area even better, one thing that you might want to do is to think about just how fantastic it could look if you were to paint it — and there are certain things you can do to make the area look that much better — and perhaps even get the painting project done in less time as well!

Let’s look at some tips and techniques for painting your remote school/study area in Rolling Hills, CA.


1. Cleaning The Surface Being Painted

One of the things that you’re going to have to do when you’re looking to paint your remote school and study area is to make sure that the surface that will be painted is as clean as possible.

There’s sometimes a bit of a misconception in that people might think that if you paint a surface, you aren’t going to have to clean it first because the paint is going to cover it up but that’s not the case at all.

Instead, all you’re going to do is make a messy-looking surface and when you see how bad it looks you’re just going to have to start all over again.

2. Choose Appropriate Colors For School Work

There are of course quite a lot of colors that you’re going to be able to use when you’re painting this special remote school and study area, but not all of them are going to be equally useful or relevant for the purposes of the area.

For example, you’re not going to want to use colors that are going to be too bright and distracting for the person making use of the area such that they’re not going to be able to properly focus on their studies.

It’s much better instead to make use of more muted colors and ones that are going to be calming for the person making use of the study area — light blues, in particular, are very calming for people, it has been shown.

3. More Than One Color Is Okay

In painting the remote study area in your home, you may want to say that you’re only going to be able to make use of one color, as this will help keep things focused as they were — but this does not have to be the case at all.

You can in fact make use of a couple of colors that complement one another and in doing so make for a nicer-looking study area overall.

Moreover, you can even take one of the walls in the room if you’d like and give it an entirely different color altogether, an accent wall that will allow the one area to stand out — and perhaps be a good place to hang up school-related photos and drawings!

4. Primer Before Paint

Since you’re going to want to keep your remote school area looking good for as long as possible, you will ideally like the paint that you apply to the surfaces to stay on for as long as possible.

One way that you can get this done is by making use of a primer, which does a couple of things in helping you with your interior painting.

One of them is that it makes surfaces smoother, which certainly is good in terms of making for an easier painting experience.

The other is that it makes the surfaces more adhesive towards paint — and that is the key thing you need to get a longer-lasting paint job.

Cooley Brothers Painting is a locally owned, owner-operated, family business in Torrance, California. Call the office at 310-378-4575 or email us: info@cooleybrothers.com. You can also use our contact page to reach us.

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