One thing that a lot of homeowners overlook about exterior paint is the fact that it isn’t just there for style. That may be a huge part of it (who doesn’t love the gleam of freshly-applied, beautiful colors?), but it isn’t the whole story.
Your exterior paint also plays a crucial role as the first line of defense for your home, protecting your surfaces from weather and decay. Because of that, it’s incredibly important to make quality paint coverage a priority so that there are no chinks in the armor. Continue reading
This may be an exterior painting season, but we know that a lot of folks (maybe like you!) are enjoying a little interior painting as well. This is a great time to throw the windows open, stream your favorite music, and transform a room or three.
The painting process can be a lot of fun, especially when it involves rolling on those beautiful new colors across the wide open spaces of your walls. But what about when it comes to edgework, or cutting in around fixtures? Painting those curving lines and unforgiving edges in bathrooms in particular can definitely take the wind out of a DIYer’s sails.
So, how do you paint crisp lines and keep your paint where it needs to be?
If you are like a lot of homeowners, you may have heard of pressure washing but might not be exactly sure about what the process and benefits look like.
Or, you also could be a little intimidated by the name. Let’s face it: “power washing” doesn’t sound very inviting, and conjures up mental images of haphazardly blasting a stream of water at your home.
Let’s dig a little deeper into what the process really looks like, and we’ll provide a few tips for making sure your cleaning process is handled properly. Continue reading