Originally Posted by katlady2
Joyce, picked up a tip from a TLC show, Holmes on homes, that the host, Mike Holmes, has primer tinted the same color as the paint and then one coat of paint covers it much easier. This particular show was on re-doing a bathroom.
We were painting for the first time. The house is still entirely anitique white with the exception of DD room, the bathrooms, and the dining room, which we just painted. So no need to primer. So 2 coats of shimmering lime was a must for us. We are quite the amteur painters.