Painting the interior of any given building can be one of the most taxing and time consuming undertakings in any aspect of interior design.

If you do not do this properly, you will stare down the barrel of more money spent on more paint and brushes, and more time spent on redoing everything that has been done incorrectly.

One of the most common debates when it comes to the process of painting is whether it is better to paint the ceiling or walls of a building first.

A question like this needs to be approached from an objective standpoint while exploring the effects of painting the walls first as well as the effects of painting the ceiling first.

In order to approach this debate properly, both of these situations must be considered. If they are not, you will not have reliable information and you will not be guided towards any sensible solution.

Approaching the question