Roller marks on ceiling?

I have tried different roller heads for emulsion, but find on ceilings, if you roll in all directions, rather than straight, or across, when dry your left with Roller marks, which look shocking once dried, any ideas ?

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Derek Dingwall Painter and Decorator
2 Reviews, 100% Positive
Don't apply so much pressure on roller
17th Sep 2019
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Beenrecommended
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normally pushing to much presser on roller i only use a deep pile and no lines
17th Sep 2019
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Generalbuilding
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Hi you need to prepare your wall before painting ( sanding down any previous roller marks) you need to use a good quality roller and when you start rolling make sure you spread the pain on w shape and roller should go nice and easy don't press to much on it , make sure you spread the paint equally and only in 1 direction. Hope this will help you
23rd Sep 2019
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Always paint in one direction and as the roller unloads the paint it leaves thinner patches that show , so when you reload the roller and start where you finished , lightly go back over the last bit painted to blend in the thinner coat of paint and when your finished there will be no lines
1st Oct 2019
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Anthony mcdonough decorating
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Some uneven paint on ceiling
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5th Oct 2019
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It could be the paint you've used, not necessarily you or the roller?
6th Oct 2019
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AR Property Maintenance
4 Reviews, 50% Positive
You need to roll straight and have enough paint on it. Or get the professionals to do it
15th Oct 2019
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