How to Paint Popcorn Ceilings

Renew that old acoustical ceiling with a coat of paint

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Dust mask
  • Extension cord
  • Safety glasses
  • Stepladder
  • Vibrator-type paint spray gun

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Paint