Like I said - I KNEW it could happen! Removing the wheelchair ramp and cleaning the space made a huge difference, but I was hoping for just a little bit more. I cleaned and etched the concrete floors to prep them for paint, and then impatiently waited for them to dry. Once they were FINALLY dry, I got started with a basecoat of white porch paint from Valspar.
After letting that dry, I got started on drawing in my lines. I would love to write a detailed how-to for this, but the truth is I totally messed it up, got angry, erased everything to start over and eventually it all worked out. And then I taped them.
painting stripes, but if I can do it anyone can! I painted my diamonds ('New Concrete' by Valspar), eagerly pulled off the tape, and...
|That door is no longer with us - stay tuned for that update later this week!|
What do you think? Would you ever paint a pattern on the floor?
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