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Trade Secrets (Most) Pro Painters Won’t Tell You

Most professional painters aren’t in the habit of sharing their trade secrets with the general public. After all, to do so could to some extent dilute their appeal and value to potential customers. At Homm CPS, we take a different approach to things. Unlike most, …

How to Reduce Pro Painting Costs

Hiring the pros to tackle an interior painting job can be surprisingly satisfying. The knowledge that you’re in for a flawless finish, coupled with the joy of not having to touch a drop of paint personally. In addition, hiring the pros also means opening the …

Five Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing Paint Colors

Some would argue that there is no such thing as ‘right’ or ‘wrong’ when it comes to paint colors. They’d instead suggest that just as long as the respective buyer is happy, that’s all that matters. Unfortunately, this doesn’t make things any easier for those …

How To Paint Different Types Of Floors

Just to nail one important point right away – painting flooring is never particularly easy. Irrespective of the material you’re dealing with and the kind of finish you intend to create, it takes a lot of time and effort to successfully get the job done. …

Six Top Design Tips For A Productive Home Office

Working from home can be a dream come true, but home office life isn’t without its challenges. Perhaps the biggest of all being productivity – tricky to accomplish in the wrong surroundings. This is precisely why it’s a good idea to occasionally step back and …

Painting Metal Rails Around The Home

Metal railings around the home are usually installed and used primarily for safety purposes. Nevertheless, they also have the potential to add something rather sophisticated to the room’s overall ambience and décor. But just as is the case with all interior fixtures and accents, it …

What’s The Best Paint For Kitchen Cabinets?

A quick disclaimer before getting started – the ‘best’ paint for any job is something only you can decide. After all, beauty really is in the eye of the beholder. Now we’ve got that out of the way, we’ll move onto the crux of the …

How To Prevent Paint From Peeling Prematurely (Part 1)

Here at Homm CPS, we’re regularly contacted by new and existing customers regarding any number of common painting problems. And as we take pride in helping our customers achieve fabulous things with their interior spaces, we’re always happy to help! Unsurprisingly, some of the questions …

Planning To Paint The Whole House? Read This First

With fall in full effect, plucky DIY types across the country have big plans for their interiors. In some instances, plans that involve painting every single room of the home. If you’re the time to get a kick out of these kinds of projects, planning …

Five Simple(ish) Steps to Exterior Painting Perfection

As professional painters, we’re often asked what the secret is to a superior exterior paint job. We’re often approached by customers (new and old) who’ve every intention of getting to business on their exteriors manually. An endeavor we wholeheartedly support – there’s nothing quite as …