by a Thinker, Sailor, Blogger, Irreverent Guy from Madras

Painting home equals neglected blog


In the bargain, the blog rating comes down from 94 to 61, and the number of readers takes a sharp dip - not that this blog can boast of overwhelming readership.

So after about Rs. 12,000 (~ US $ 250) worth of paint has been bought an applied, with an almost equal amount spent on labour, the bedrooms and kitchen are looking a lot better.  Which is about 40% of the apartment.  Over this week and a few days in next week, the rest 60% should be taken care of.  Meanwhile, as mentioned earlier, the blog is getting whitewashed.  Perhaps it is time to seduce someone else to become a co-author.
;-P

Here is the East bedroom, before and after.

e_bedroom_before

e_bedroom_after

And the West Bedroom before and after.

w_bedroom_b4

w_bedroom_after

BTW the colour choice is entirely mine, selected, matched and re-matched over several hours from the Asian Paints colour spectra webpage.

For anyone interested, the walls were sandpapered with 180 emery paper and 1 coat of interior emulsion was applied for surface preparation (even though the earlier paint too was acrylic emulsion).

The rest of the colours are (Acrylic Premium Emulsion):
  • Ceiling (all) - White with blue tinge
  • West bedroom - left and far wall - Spectre of Pink - 8147
  • West bedroom - balcony wall & beam - Lemon Soufflé - 7773
  • East bedroom - left and far wall - Autumn Valley - 7898
  • East bedroom - right wall - Cozy Cabin - 8509
  • East bedroom - balcony wall and beam - Quartz Illusion - 7162
  • Premium gloss enamel on
    • Window Iron Grilles - Happy Hyacinth - 7110
:-D

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