• How to Paint a Room – Paint Guide – Interior Paint

    DIY Painting is not as hard as you think. Not sure how many paint each room need? Number of coats or drying time between coats? Follow our instruction, and it will make your DIY room painting much easier!

    Total Paint Needed ( Finishing Coat )

    HDB 3 Room 4 Room 5 Room Maisonette/Executive
    Bedroom (each) One – 5 Litre can One – 5 Litre can One – 5 Litre can One – 5 Litre can
    Dining/Living One – 5 Litre can Two – 5 Litre can Two – 5 Litre can Four – 5 Litre can
    All Ceilings Three – 5 Litre can Three – 5 Litre can Four – 5 Litre can Four – 5 Litre can

    Step 01: Priming

    Priming Nippon Paint 5170 Solvent Based Wall Sealer

    Nippon Paint
    Vinilex 5170
    (Oil-based sealer)

    Nippon Paint 5101 Water Based Wall Sealer

    Nippon Paint
    5101 Odour-less
    (Water-Based Sealer)

    Nippon Paint 5170 Solvent Based Wall Sealer

    Nippon Paint
    ExpressKote
    (Water-based sealer)

    No. of Coat(s) 1 Coat 1 Coat 1 Coat
    Drying time between coats 5170 – 4 hours 5101 – 2 hours ExpressKote – 2 hours

    Step 02: Top Coat Painting for Walls

    Actual Paint
    (Finishing Coat)
     

    Nippon Paint Odour-less Premium All-in-1

    Nippon Paint
    Odour-less
    Premium all-in-1

    Nippon Paint Odour-less Medifresh

    Nippon Paint
    Odour-less Medifresh

     

    Nippon Paint Odour-less Easy-Wash

    Nippon Paint
    Odour-less Easy-Wash

     

    Nippon Paint Easy Wash

    Nippon Paint
    EasyWash

    Nippon Paint 3-in-1 Medifresh

    Nippon Paint
    3-in-1 Medifresh

     

    Nippon Paint Vinilex 5000 - Can

    Nippon Paint
    Vinilex 5000

     

    Nippon Paint Vinyl-Silk

    Nippon Paint
    Vinyl Silk

    No. of Coat(s) 2 Coat
    Drying time between coats 2 – 4 hours

    Step 02: Top Coat Painting for Ceilings

    Actual Paint
    (Finishing Coat)
    Nippon Paint Odour-less Anti-Mould Ceiling White

    Nippon Paint
    Odour-less Anti-Mould Ceiling White

    No. of Coat(s) 2 Coat
    Drying time between coats Odour-less Anti-Mould-Ceiling White – 2 hours
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