• Lift carpet or protect with a dust sheet.
  • Vacuum the area between the skirting and floor to remove dust and debris.
  • Place a piece of card between the skirting and the floor to prevent the paint brush touching the flooring.
  • Apply undercoat and gloss paint with a 2″ or 3″ brush depending on the height of the skirting board.
  • Paint along the skirting board about 1 metre at a time.