Painting and drywall repair may need to be re-done from time to time due to wear suffered over time. The walls may need a fresh coat of paint due to different factors that may lead to the wear of paint. These factors include heat and moisture. One should remember to do drywall repair before adding a fresh coat of paint.
Peeling paint which can be caused by painting on wet surfaces or moisture pushing outwards is an indication that one should repaint their house. Alligatoring is when the paint shrinks to form islands caused by lack of bonding between the paint and the surface of the wall. It shows that the wall needs repainting. Paint may fail to dry, due to using poor quality paint or painting during poor weather. In areas like LongBoat Key Florida which experience high humidity, water paints may take to long to dry and end up dripping and the walls will require repainting.
Other signs include; holes and cracks on the drywall, peeling wallpaper and the presence of mildew on the walls. Drywall repair is the first step when repainting interiors of the house. This keeps the drywall strong and makes the paint job neat.