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The Effects of Weather on Your Exterior Home Painting Job

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When it comes to exterior home painting, you have to consider the weather and the effects on the finished product. Mother Nature can play a role in the quality of the job as well as how long your exterior paint lasts. The temperature, along with other weather-related factors need to be considered before you start […]

The Best Types of Painting on Different House Exteriors

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If you’re thinking of painting the exterior of your home, the material on the outside of your home should determine the type of paint you use. Painting on house exteriors is not a one size fits all option. There are certain types of paint that work best with particular materials on the exterior of your […]

Painting Contractor vs. Painter

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Painting contractor and painter, they’re one in the same, right? Wrong! Although people may use the terms interchangeably, there is a noticeable difference between the two. When you’re getting the exterior of your house painted or the interior, you want to make sure you are getting the service you need. That not only means knowing […]

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How to Pick Exterior Paint Colors for Your Home

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Blue? Brown? White? Gray? There are so many different exterior paint colors to choose from that it can get overwhelming fast. After all, it’s not something you do every day, so you want to be confident with the color you’re choosing.  Committing to a color will either add or distract from your curb appeal, so […]

How Long Does Exterior Paint Last?

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If you’re like most homeowners, you want your home to look its best at all times. One way to achieve this is by painting the exterior of your house every few years. How long the exterior paint will last depends on a number of factors, such as the type of paint used, weather conditions, and […]

Best Ways to Store Paint

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Best Ways to Store Leftover Paint It is a common thing to have paint leftover from a project. Having some remaining paint can come in handy down the road to touch up scratches and scuffs or for other projects where you can use the paint. Paint is expensive, so you don’t want to throw money […]

The Difference Between Matte, Satin, and Gloss Paint Finishes

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How To Decide Between Matte, Satin, and Gloss Paint Finishes When painting the interior rooms of your home, once you have made a decision on the colors, you will need to decide which finishes you want–matte, satin, or gloss. The room color has an important role in the look and feel of your home, so […]

How to Clean Popcorn Ceilings

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Best Ways to Clean Your Popcorn Ceilings If you own an older home, you may have a popcorn ceiling, as these were very popular from the 1950s through the early 1980s. Popcorn ceilings were an inexpensive way to finish ceilings and many structures still have them. But, if you have a popcorn ceiling, you may […]