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You can use similar techniques to paint oak trim or repaint trim a new color.
Wood filller, spackling compound & paintable caulk can help create a seamless look.
Properly degloss, clean and lightly sand trim before painting.
Make sure to use proper supplies and paint.
Prep areas not being painted. If painting walls, do the trim first.
Use a stain blocking primer with a brush. No need to prime if repainting.
Paint at least 2-3 coats. Make sure you allow for proper dry time.
You can lightly sand in between coats.
Carefully remove tape.
Begin starting the rest of your painting projects.
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