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

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Nippon Paint
Vinilex 5170
(Oil-based sealer)

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

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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)

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Nippon Paint
Odour-less
Premium all-in-1

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Nippon Paint
Odour-less Medifresh

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Nippon Paint
Odour-less-Easy-Wash

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Nippon Paint
EasyWash
with Teflon

 

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Nippon Paint
3-in-1 Medifresh

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Nippon Paint
Vinilex 5000

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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)

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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