© 2020 Seamaster Paint (Singapore) Pte Ltd. All Rights Reserved
Mobile :: Subpage :: Article

When to Paint
Your House Exterior

Painting your home goes beyond just a simple DIY project. It requires commitment and some tricks along the way. One of the ways to ensure a great turn out is to find the best time to paint your house! Timing matters greatly as how the paint dries is directly related to the moisture of your walls, temperature, and time of application.
House Exterior
You Can Stand Under My Umbrella

01

   

You Can Stand
Under My Umbrella

Do not paint when it is wet outside, especially right after the surface is directly being rained on! This affects an uneven application and disallows the paint to dry. The moisture level of the walls has to be between the ranges of 15% to 18%.
Baby It's Cold Outside

02

   

Baby It's
Cold Outside

The temperature affects your painting and it’s not just because it’s cold outside. The conditions in the temperature affects your paint to either not dry or cause problems with how the paint will dry. Cold weather does not allow for the paint to properly cure and direct contact with the sun can cause the paint to dry in unattractive waves and ripples.
Tik Tok

03

   

Tik Tok

Warm and dry conditions are perfect timings to paint your house! However, do look at your weather forecast and ensure that it does not rain a few days before as it will affect the ideal moisture of your walls. The same goes to after application where it does not rain right after your paint is still drying. During the day, the best time to paint will be between late morning when the dew has evaporated till the evening.

When you stick to these general guidelines for painting of exterior walls, you’ll be sure to have a flawless finish! All the best!

 Share

ig fb
Seamaster Paint Singapore
+65 9355 9393
Blk 421 Tagore Industrial Avenue #03-27,
Singapore 787805
enquiry@seamasterholdings.com
© 2019 Seamaster Paint (Singapore) Pte Ltd.
All Rights Reserved
fb ig lct