Impress Your Holiday Guests with a New Interior Paint Job

On December 9, 2016, Posted by , In cabinet painting,Interior Painting,Painting,Painting Project,trim painting professional, With Comments Off on Impress Your Holiday Guests with a New Interior Paint Job

‘Tis the season to be jolly and time to pull out Christmas lights, ornaments, garland, mistletoe, and your inflatable yard Santa. Since the arrival of the holidays, many people are searching for interior decorating ideas that will bring cheer to their home. There are several holiday decorating suggestions available but…

Safety Steps for Stripping Wall Paint

On November 21, 2016, Posted by , In Interior Painting,Painting,Painting Project, With Comments Off on Safety Steps for Stripping Wall Paint

Stripping wall paint is not as simple as it looks. Due to the fact that most kinds of paint contain a significant amount of lead, it’s important that you take some safety measures before you start removing the paint. First of all, let’s look at the harmful effects of lead….

How Long Can I Store Leftover Paint?

On November 7, 2016, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on How Long Can I Store Leftover Paint?

If you’ve finished repainting a few of your home’s rooms, you may find that you have some paint left over. This is expected since it’s very difficult to determine exactly how much paint you’ll need for your room or for whatever painting project you’re working on. What do you do…

Top 5 Ways to Avoid Fouling Up a Wood Finishing Project

On November 2, 2016, Posted by , In cabinet painting,Interior Painting,Painting,Painting Project,Wood Toning, With Comments Off on Top 5 Ways to Avoid Fouling Up a Wood Finishing Project

Here’s a famous line often heard on the site of a wood refinishing or cabinetry project: “Hey, what could go wrong?” Short answer: lots, long answer: more than you can imagine! We’ve been refinishing wood and cabinetry for 20 years, and in that time, I’ve lost count of how many…

How to Paint a Garage Door

On October 24, 2016, Posted by , In Exterior Home Painting,Painting,Painting Project, With Comments Off on How to Paint a Garage Door

The first question to be answered when planning to paint your garage door is this: wood or metal? This is crucial information, as it will guide the process from preparation through painting to the final clean-up. To get started, you will need a few items. They will be similar to…

Painting Walls Based On Your Personality

On October 13, 2016, Posted by , In Interior Painting, With Comments Off on Painting Walls Based On Your Personality

They say that the color of your walls can say a lot about your personality. The cool or warm tones and hues of a color on your walls can give your visitors a glimpse of your character and you can even portray your sense of style through the choice of…

Should I Buy The Paint Myself Before Hiring A Painting Contractor?

On September 30, 2016, Posted by , In Painting Project, With Comments Off on Should I Buy The Paint Myself Before Hiring A Painting Contractor?

When it comes to painting a home, the best option is to hire a professional, even if you have prior experience in house painting. Professionals have the experience, expertise, and equipment to complete the job quickly and without compromising on quality or creating a mess. However, even if you have…

A Guide to Selecting the Best Painting Contractor

On September 28, 2016, Posted by , In Painting, With Comments Off on A Guide to Selecting the Best Painting Contractor

In the fast-paced world we live in today, it can become extremely hard for people to find spare time to indulge in DIY activities. In such a situation, it can be difficult to handle important jobs like painting your home. In fact, such an activity may seem unthinkable or perhaps…

Choosing A Type Of Paint Finish For Your Space

A space’s paint finish has to do with how much sheen the paint on your wall has when it dries. The types of  paint finishes range from being flat or matte to high-gloss. In between we have eggshell, satin and semi-gloss. These options can get a little overwhelming, so here…

Doug’s Top 10 DIY painting “Do’s & Don’ts”

On September 9, 2016, Posted by , In Exterior Home Painting,Interior Painting,Painting,Painting Project, With Comments Off on Doug’s Top 10 DIY painting “Do’s & Don’ts”

1. Not Allowing Enough Time – don’t do this. This is #1 for a very good reason: WE ALL DO THIS! (including budding professionals). Also # 1 because it causes other mistakes, in fact it is the #1 cause for other mistakes! Not allowing enough time will directly result in…