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RV renovation of kitchen
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How to Paint Interior RV Walls

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Looking to paint your RV’s interior, but don’t know where to start? We’ve outlined all the steps on how to paint the interior of your RV.

There are infinite reasons you may have decided that you have to paint your RV’s interior. Wanting to make your RV your own, a cozy place to call home, or to cover up an aging interior are all examples.

You might also be forced to paint if there was previous water damage that needs to be covered (after being repaired!).

If this is your first RV renovation, check out the expense report to see how much it costs to paint a 30′ trailer. The total includes paint for the walls, ceiling, and cabinets. Here is a breakdown of the amount of paint used for a 30′ trailer:

  • 3 gallons of BIN Shellac Primer
  • 4 gallons of white (Frost by Behr)
  • 1 gallon of green (Pewter Green by Sherwin Williams)
  • 1 gallon of black (Broadway by Behr)

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Instructions for how to paint RV interior

Congratulations—you now know how easy it is to paint RV walls in these simple steps! Whether you’re refurbishing an old camper van or just sprucing up an existing one, following these steps will help ensure that everything turns out looking perfect every single time. And don’t forget—have fun while doing this project because, after all, there’s nothing better than having something beautiful that was made with love by none other than yourself! So go ahead and get started today—you’ll be glad you did

More RV Renovation Ideas

After painting your RV walls, you may be on a roll with your RV renovations. Luckily, Happy Glamper Co is an expert in all things DIY RV renovation and has many guides to help with your next project.

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Ready to tackle your RV cabinets? Check out this complete guide for painting RV cabinets.

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