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Seven Things Not to Do When Painting Your Exteriors

You look outside, the sky is blue and the sun is finally shining. You look at your home’s exterior and suddenly realize the winter weather has taken one hell of a toll. The solution being a relatively simple one – it’s time to paint your …

Painting a Concrete Block Wall

One of the best things about exterior concrete block walls is their extraordinary long-term durability. A decent concrete block wall effectively protect the home for decades on end. The only downside being that concrete block walls also have a habit of looking bedraggled and uninspiring …

How to Refinish a Wooden Picnic Table

Dusting off the old wooden picnic table in anticipation of the summer months ahead really is one of the joys of the season. Garden furniture in general being a real harbinger of summer, sparking dreams of lazy afternoons and evenings enjoying the outdoors while you …

Exteriors: The 12 Most Important Pro Painting Tips

As the weather outside continues to improve, millions of homeowners find themselves inspired to grab a brush and get busy with their exteriors. Something we wholeheartedly endorse and recommend here at Homm CPS! Along with refreshing the visual appeal of your exteriors, a new coat …

Current Design Trends for an Exquisite Home Exterior

During 2016, 56,000 Houzz & Home users in the USA spent an average of $60,400 on home renovations, marginally up from the average spend of $59,800 the previous year. It is becoming increasingly apparent that homeowners are appreciating the importance of a beautiful house exterior, especially since …

Top Tips for Preparing your Home for Sale

A recent CNN report states that “The lack of available homes has driven up prices, leading to bidding wars and homes selling for well above asking prices”. Needless to say, it’s an exciting time for sellers. However, before putting your home on sale, there are numerous things …

Are You Asking Your Pro Painter the Right Questions?

If you’ve made the decision to hire a professional painter, first of all…congratulations! Having the experts take care of things on your behalf really can prove to be an absolute godsend. Especially if you don’t have a great deal of experience, or lack the time/inclination …

Removing Pen from Painted Walls Like A Pro

If you’ve got kids, you’ve dealt with this problem. If not, it’s hard to imagine just how hair-tearing the frustration can be. You turn your back for literally 5 seconds and your darling children produce the most extraordinary works of art on your walls. Having …

Selling Your Home? Up the Price with Pro Painting!

Some people find the idea of selling up and relocating unbelievably exciting.  For others, it represents the kind of living nightmare they’d much rather avoid entirely. Nevertheless, relocation is a process most homeowners will have no choice but to experience at least a couple of …

Magnetic Paint: Awesome, If You Get It Right!

Contrary to popular belief, magnetic paint has actually been around for quite some time. It’s just that it’s only as of relatively recently that it has begun gaining popularity among mainstream audiences. If you’ve never come across the concept of magnetic paint before, prepare to …