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Spray Painting – 10 Basic Rules to Follow

Every type of painting project and process has the potential to be deeply satisfying. But at the same time, there’s something uniquely enjoyable about grabbing a can of spray paint and watching whatever it is you are playing with turn a different and beautiful color …

10 Must Have Painting Tools

These days, heading to the store to pick up painting tools to tackle a job at home can be a confusing experience. Back in the day, you would simply find yourself presented with a few different brushes of a few different sizes, all for a …

Caring For Your Premium Painting Tools Like a Pro

It is often said that artists will only ever be as good as the tools they have to work with. Which is something that rings entirely true when it comes to your own home decorating masterpieces, too. The simple fact of the matter is that …

Paint vs. Wallpaper: Which Is the Better Choice?

Ask any professional painting company the above question and chances are they will give you the same answer. After all, it’s not as if it’s possible to work in this business without being at least a little biased! We’d of course always argue that paint …

Making Sense of Interior Paint Finishes

If you’ve made the decision to do little home painting, chances are the first and the only thing that comes to mind immediately is which colors you intend to go with. Whether it’s a single internal room, the entire indoors or even the exterior of …

How to Remove Wall Paper as Painlessly as Possible

It may have its upside, but there’s no disputing the fact that removing wallpaper can be a serious burden. What seems to be an easy job on the surface more often than not turns out to be anything but, once you get started. On the plus side, it doesn’t always have to be quite as awful an experience as it might be. Just as long as you know what you are doing and approach the job mindfully, you’ll get there in the end!

The Questions You Should Always Ask Before Hiring a Painter

Thinking of hiring a pro painting team to help get the job done at home? Here’s a quick rundown of just a few essential questions you must ask, before deciding who to hire: 1. Are You Insured? First of all, if the painting company you’re …

How to Clean Painted Walls, Safely and Effectively

It’s a common scenario most homeowners will be familiar with. It wasn’t long ago that your interior walls were painted and in the most perfectly pristine condition imaginable. Only now, everyday life has taken its toll. You take a closer look at your wall, only …

Exterior Paint Maintenance – Keeping Things Pristine Between Paint Jobs

There’s nothing quite like the gleaming sparkle of a freshly-completed exterior home paint job, or the pride and satisfaction that accompany it. The only problem being that with 24/7 exposure to the elements, it often doesn’t hold onto its luster for long. It still looks …

Setting the Mood with the Perfect Colors – Making the Right Choice

It’s no secret that different colors can set different moods and ambience in the rooms of the home. But what most fail to realize is just how significant any change in color to any interior living space can be. As any professional painting firm Alexandria …