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How Often Should You Paint? Part II: Exterior

How Often Should You Paint?  Part II: Exterior
By Michael Benain on 6/22/2020 | interior painting, exterior painting, home painting

A beautiful exterior paint job is not hidden – your neighbors and anyone who drives by will admire it. A freshly painted home makes your home look younger and the color choice adds your style. Imagine returning to a professionally painted home in a color that you hand-picked. This would be sure to boost your mood at the end of a long day! Not to mention the pride you will feel knowing your house is the best-looking on the block.

How Often Should You Paint? Part I: Interior

How Often Should You Paint? Part I: Interior
By Michael Benain on 5/11/2020 | interior painting, paint job, painting

Welcome to our two-part blog series about the frequency of painting your home. Today we will cover interior walls. Be sure to check back soon for our next blog about exterior painting!

Spring Time, Painting Time!

Spring Time, Painting Time!
By Michael Benain on 4/17/2020 | spring painting, painting, interior painting, exterior painting

Hello, spring! Is your home in need of beautiful exterior paint? Outdoor paint gets worn baking in the sun and in extreme temperatures and weather. A new paint job makes your house look younger; it even raises the value!

5 Hacks to Make Your Deck Stain Last

5 Hacks to Make Your Deck Stain Last
By Painting Xpress on 3/9/2020 | Decks

Imagine sipping morning coffee and watching the sunrise on a freshly stained deck. Your deck can be a beautiful escape from the ordinary. However, it is not relaxing to stare at a faded, worn, damaged deck. It only reminds you of how you need to re-stain! How frustrating…especially when it feels like you just stained it. What is the secret to making your deck look good for years? Below you will find 5 hacks to making your deck stain last.

Quick Guide: Drywall

Quick Guide: Drywall
By Painting Xpress on 1/7/2020 | Drywall

Look around. Chances are, you are surrounded by drywall. Drywall is a widely-used construction material that makes up walls and ceilings. Before its invention, plaster walls were common. Drywall is a faster, simpler, cost-effective solution for building sturdy walls.

The Feelings Behind Paint Color

The Feelings Behind Paint Color
By Kyle Hovanec on 1/6/2020 | paint color, painting

What paint color should you choose? Color is not only a visual pleasure; it has a feeling. In fact, the color of a room could change your entire mood! It’s fun to select a color. There is even an awesome Sherwin-Williams tool to see what your room will look like painted (link at the bottom.) But with so many choices, it is a little intimidating. After all, you will stick with this color for a while, so it is an important decision. The color you choose makes a statement and you can set a particular tone for each room that you paint.

How Fresh Paint Improves the Your Home's Value

How Fresh Paint Improves the Your Home's Value
By Painting Xpress on 12/6/2019 |

Want to make your house more valuable without lifting a finger? Get your home professionally painted! Whether you are selling or home, or just want a more expensive look, a coat of fresh paint is a smart investment.

5 Secrets to Preventing Peeling Paint

5 Secrets to Preventing Peeling Paint
By Painting Xpress on 10/29/2019 | Top 5, Paint Peel Prevention

Is your paint peeling? Flaking paint makes a room look old. Maybe the paint isn’t that old…yet it is cracking and peeling. Interior or exterior paint can peel.

What No One Tells You About Painting in The Fall

What No One Tells You About Painting in The Fall
By Painting Xpress on 9/20/2019 |

Fall. The season of shortened nights, comfort food, warm colors, oversized hoodies, and the smell of bonfires. Fall is wonderful season to freshen your home with paint; perhaps, fall is the best season of all. The cool, crisp air is ideal for new paint.

Picking The Best Color For Your Kitchen

Picking The Best Color For Your Kitchen
By Painting Xpress on 8/14/2019 |

The kitchen is also known as the heart of the home. Shouldn’t you love this special room? Luckily, you don’t need a huge restoration project to absolutely love your kitchen. Love is just a paint color away. First, decide on what you want to feel.

How to Pick a Paint Color

How to Pick a Paint Color
By Painting Xpress on 7/22/2019 |

Let’s face it: Picking the right paint color is important. There’s no denying the shade we pick to adorn the walls is a fundamental part of any interior design project. In fact, it’s often the element the rest of our aesthetic choices are based on. That said, choosing the ideal shade is far from easy. There are so many options available and each one just a little different than the last. For many, it’s almost impossible to figure out where to start. We’re ready to put this age-old problem to rest, once and for all. We’ve compiled a list of our best tips on how to pick the perfect paint color for your interiors. Use these suggestions the next time your home needs a fresh coat of paint and we guarantee selecting the shade will be a quick and painless process.

What to Know About Finishes

What to Know About Finishes
By Painting Xpress on 4/26/2017 |

When it comes to giving your room a new splash of color and new life there are many things to consider when it comes to choosing the right options for your next paint job. While we take great pride in working with clients to ensure that the color is just right and the job is done well, there are plenty of things that you can consider and ponder before we even step foot into your room. Today, we look at finishes, what you need to know and what to look forward to before your painting project begins!

5 Essential Drywall Tips

5 Essential Drywall Tips
By Painting Xpress on 3/29/2017 |

Any great painting job starts with an equally great drywall finishing. If you do not take the necessary steps to properly spackle and sand, your new paint job is already on a path to failure and a need for a replacement. By keeping in mind these five tips in mind, great drywall is within your grasp!

Essential Tips Before You Start Painting

Essential Tips Before You Start Painting
By Painting Xpress on 2/14/2017 |

So you finally decided to knock that painting project out of the way, you're going to paint that room that has been bare for far too long. Congratulations! Painting can seem like a daunting task but if you enter it with the right mindset and a plan, that room that gave you so much grief before will have a fresh coat of paint and new life!

Why you should hire a painting contractor

Why you should hire a painting contractor
By Painting Xpress on 1/23/2017 |

A fresh coat of paint can change a room from dull to amazing. When it comes to painting, there are things to think about beyond purchasing a few gallons of paint. A painting contractor will make certain that not only the right colors are used but also make certain preparation and cleanup are done as well. Something many people don’t account for when doing a painting project.

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