Tips For Choosing a Painting Contractor

Is there a painting project that you don’t have the time to do? …or maybe you’re looking at the three stories in the back of the house or the two story foyer and you’re thinking to yourself, “there is no way that I’m going to do that myself!”

Well, then that means you will have to hire contractor to help you.

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Painting Supplies

If you are going to paint the exterior of your house, you will want to make sure you have the appropriate list of supplies.  Following is a list of some of the items that you might want to consider having handy:

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Paint Brush

When painting your house, choosing the right paint brush can make all the difference. It can help you apply more paint quicker. It can help you cut straight lines.  Or it can be a nuisance and steal your time and increase your frustration.

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Paint Sprayers – How To Choose and Use

You know that paint sprayers can make many jobs go faster and look great, but you want to learn a little bit more about what type of paint sprayer to buy or rent.  The first thing to do is to think about what you are going to be using the machine for. Read the rest of this entry »

Concrete Paint

Are you thinking about painting concrete?

There are different types of concrete paints, stains, and epoxies, and you’ll want to think about what you are painting and what you want to get out of the paint job prior to starting.

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Wall Paint Colors

Wall paint colors seem to come in and out of style, just like clothing styles do.

Did you know that the top painting manufacturers actually have numerous full time staffers working on color trends that are constantly working to find perfect colors for you?

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Latex Paint

What is Latex Paint?

In order to understand what latex paint is, we need to talk about the common elements of paint.

Paint is typically made up of four ingredients: Binders, Solvents, Pigments and Additives.  We will look at each of these ingredients individually.

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Painting Paneling

Are you looking to brighten your home? Many older homes have dark, stained wood paneling and trim.

Times and tastes change and today many people are looking for a bright, airy, open feeling in their house.  Too much dark paneling can make a place feel dark and dreary.

Without having to spend alot of money, why not consider painting the paneling?

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Painting Kitchen Cabinets

Painting kitchen cabinets can be a very cost effective way to spruce up a kitchen. Do you have dingy, old looking cabinets? A nice, clean paint job can really make a kitchen feel brand new!

Are you planning on doing the work yourself or hiring a professional?  Although it is not a lot of space, painting kitchen cabinets can be very time consuming and tricky.

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How To Paint A Room

What is the best way to paint a room?

If you ask a roomful of professional painters that question, it will be like asking, a room full of chefs, “what is the best way to prepare food?”

You will get a variety of answers, which makes it confusing, and that is probably why you asked the question.

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