Home Repair During Coronavirus Days (06-12-2020)


The most important issue the world facing today is coronavirus. It has completely affected our lives in several ways; restricted mobility, reduced activity, mentally, inability to plan. Rather, I think there is a positive side of coronavirus.

Today I share another Home Repair post of mine. This time I was busy with external wall for painting. As you see, the wall has been damaged in years mostly due to damp. I have previously done some repairs on it, but had no time to paint. Thansk to the lockdown I found time to do.


Nevertheless, there was an obstacle. Since it was painted years ago, I couldn’t find the original colour, so I had to find a closer one.

Taking a piece off the wall, I went to the hardware store. Fortunately, I found a closer colour from the catalog. What else I needed were a paint brush No:3, a small roller and a pot.

I mixed some paint with some water in the pot. In order that I would have a solid mixture, I didn't put much water for once.


I had started painting with the brush No:3 for the parts I were not be able to reach with the roller.


When I completed the first coat it looked as below. I thought that it needed the second coat.


I made a mixture again, but thinner than previous one. After the wall had got dry, I applied the second coat. Here is the second coat. The whole work took more than half an hour.


Stay Safe and Healthy.

All photos in this post belong to me.


Interesting post Hephaestus, I almost clicked on the cross posted version, but saw that the payout was marked off and my upvote would have been wasted.
Post upvoted and reblogged @videoaddiction

Thank you @jerrytsuseer

You're welcome @videoaddiction

That is a great touch up and looks nice great that you do this during this awful period

Thank you, otherwise it would take long to do :)