When it comes to interior painting, most of us just can't wait to apply new color to our walls. Yet it's the final part of surface preparation – priming – that is key to getting the longest lasting, best … [Continue Reading]
There comes a point when it’s just too hot for exterior painting – either because the paint will dry too quickly to wear well over time, or because you’ll quickly wear yourself out working in the heat and … [Continue Reading]
When it comes to your home's exterior, you get a chance to change the color only every so often – just once a decade if you applied a long-lasting top quality paint.
Not so with the interior, however. If … [Continue Reading]
While aesthetics drive a lot of painting decisions, don't ignore the math when choosing your paint. Figures like price per gallon and coverage rate should factor into your thinking, and other numbers are even … [Continue Reading]
How many times have you wanted to elevate the feel of a room but thought you couldn't due to budgetary constrictions, spatial confinement within the four walls of the structure that you cannot renovate, or … [Continue Reading]
Some interior painting projects are pretty straightforward – changing the color of the walls in a well-maintained bedroom, for example. But they’re not all that way.
A friend recently re-painted his … [Continue Reading]
As April Fools Day approaches, it's a good time to caution against making foolish mistakes when painting your home. The fact is, most early paint failures occur because of a foolish error or poor decision that … [Continue Reading]