Skip to content

My bag

Free UK Standard Delivery over £100 | Code: GETFREEDEL


Clean a paint roller
like a pro!

Roll your way to wallpaper perfection 

Greetings, creative souls and design enthusiasts! Welcome to the vibrant world of Lust Home, where walls come alive with personality and style. Today, we're diving into the colourful realm of cleaning paint brushes and paint rollers – a topic that might seem mundane, but trust us, it's a brushstroke of genius! Picture this: you've just completed a masterpiece of a wall , transforming it into a canvas of dreams with Lust Home's exquisite wallpapers and vibrant paints.

Now, it's time to clean up the artistic aftermath and ensure your tools are ready for the next creative escapade. Fear not, because we've got your back with our playful and practical guide on how to clean a paint roller like a pro.

Step 1: Bask in Your Brilliance, Then Pause for a Dance Break

Before you dive into the cleaning process, take a moment to admire your handiwork. Dance around your freshly painted room like nobody's watching – after all, you're a Lust Home maestro! Once you've celebrated your artistic triumph, move on to the cleaning extravaganza.

Step 2: Get Your Gear Ready

Gather your supplies like a true cleaning virtuoso. You'll need warm water, mild soap, a bucket, a scrub brush, and of course, your beloved paint roller. Don't forget to don your imaginary superhero cape – it's all part of the cleaning ritual!

Step 3: Embrace the Sudsy Symphony

Fill your bucket with warm water and add a splash of mild soap. Swirl it around and create a sudsy symphony that Mozart would envy. Take your paint roller and give it a gentle shake – it's showtime, folks!

Step 4: Dance with the Roller

Dip your paint roller into the soapy concoction, making sure it's fully submerged. Now, sway it back and forth, just like you're having a dance-off with your cleaning buddy. This gentle waltz will help release the paint trapped within the roller's bristles.

Step 5: Scrub-A-Dub with Finesse

For a deeper clean, introduce your scrub brush to the stage. Gently scrub the bristles of the paint roller, showing them some love and affection. Imagine you're giving your roller a spa day – you know, a little exfoliation never hurt anyone!

Step 6: Rinse and Repeat

Once your paint roller is looking as fresh as a morning dew, rinse it thoroughly with clean water. Repeat the dipping and rinsing process until your roller is free from any lingering traces of paint. Now, doesn't that roller look positively rejuvenated?

Step 7: Dry Off and Dream Big

Give your paint roller a final twirl in the air to shake off excess water. Then, find a cosy spot for it to dry – just like you after a relaxing bath. Once it's dried off, you and your paint roller are ready to conquer new walls and create more Lust Home magic!

Bonus Tip: Spread the Love  

Remember, sharing is caring! Spread the word about this paint roller cleaning extravaganza to your fellow creative souls. Who knows, you might just start a cleaning dance revolution!

And there you have it, dear artists of Lust Home – the ultimate guide to cleaning your paint roller with finesse and flair. As you bid adieu to your trusty tool, rest assured that you've not only created magnificent walls but also learned a new dance move or two. Until our next colourful rendezvous, keep painting, keep dancing, and keep living life in colour with Lust Home!