13 painting pro tips. Scrape a Ridge in Textured Ceilings. Pros run a screwdriver along the perimeter of the ceiling to scrape off the texture. "This lets you cut in without getting paint on the ceiling texture," "
How to paint perfect straight, crisp lines ***Worked awesome! We have textured walls in our new house and the paint seeps under the tape. This technique worked perfectly and I have straight, crisp lines on the walls I've painted. Worth the extra work!