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Spraying vs. Brushing: Mythbusting

Everybody has their own preferred approach to interior painting. For some, there’s nothing better (and indeed more satisfying) than getting the job done with traditional brushes. By contrast, others will tell you that unless it’s a roller, they won’t go near it. All with their …

Indispensable Tips for Interior Painting in Winter

Do the weather conditions outside need to be taken into account when painting indoors? The short answer is yes – approaching interior painting jobs strategically in the winter is important. Nevertheless, this doesn’t mean that interior painting during the colder months of the year is …

5 Easy Interior Painting Projects to Tackle this Winter

Making the best of a bad situation – isn’t that what winter is all about? When it’s grim as it gets outside, it’s not as if you’re spoilt for choice with a thousand and one activities up for grabs. You could binge all the box …

What is a Virtual Estimate (and is it Reliable?)

Right now, organizing interior painting jobs carried out by the pros isn’t as easy as it used to be. Rules and restrictions are changing all the time, making it difficult to know what to expect next. It’s perfectly possible to carry out high-quality interior painting …

How to Properly Store Paint for Reuse

As with most things, buying paint in bulk almost always means gaining access to lower prices. If planning an interior painting project of any kind, it simply makes sense to ensure you’ve covered all bases. This means not only making sure you’ve enough paint to …

How Long Does an Internal Paint Job Last?

An interior painting project represents an invaluable investment in the comfort, appearance and even the value of your home. Depending on the size and nature of the project, it can also amount to a relatively heavy investment. One that’s definitely worth making, but one you’ll …

Peeling Paint? Six Steps to a Flawless Finish

There’s little more disappointing than watching a previously pristine paint job flake and peel before your eyes. Whether you painted your interiors yourself or hired help, you’re still watching the home you love literally fall apart. Not to any dramatic extent, but still…annoying to say …

Selling Your Home? Conduct These Exterior Paint Checks First!

The quality and condition of your exterior paint can make all the difference when looking to sell your home for the best possible price. Use our handy exterior paint checklist to get your exteriors in order.

Painting Exterior Trim Like a Pro

Meta: Painting exterior trim doesn’t have to be difficult, though it can be made much easier by following a few basic guidelines and pointers from the pros. To underestimate the importance of (properly) painting exterior trim is to make a big mistake. Though technically one …

Why Premium Painting Services Are Worth Paying For

Technically speaking, interior painting is something the vast majority of homeowners in can handle. From the smallest homes in Chevy chase, MD to the biggest properties in Washington, DC, the fundamentals of painting aren’t particularly complex. Nor are the supplies needed too difficult to get …