choosing the right exterior colors for your home

Choosing The Right Exterior Colors For Your Home

Painting the exterior of your home can completely change the look and feel of your house—for better or for worse. A great paint job can add thousands of dollars of value, but a poor color choice can diminish property values not only for your home, but for the rest of the neighborhood. Before you jump… Continue reading>

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The Pros and Cons of Painting Bricks for Your Home

Brick is an elegant building material. Some of the nicest houses in the world are made from bricks. Over time, however, you might grow tired of the appearance of your home. Fortunately, you can always paint the bricks for an entirely new look. Before jumping into this project, consider some of the pros and cons.… Continue reading>

benefits of pressure washing your home or office

Benefits of Pressure Washing Your Home or Office

As the weather continues to turn to Spring, it’s time to think about how you can clean up some of the damage fallen leaves and Winter caused to the exterior surfaces of your house. One cost-effective service to get the outside of your home looking great again is pressure washing. Prim Painting is pleased to… Continue reading>

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Getting Your House Ready to Sell in the Spring

As winter ends, snow melts, temperatures rise and flowers bloom, your mind may turn toward selling your home. There are several things to consider before selling your house in the spring. Prim Painting is available for hire to paint your home to get it ready for sale in the spring. Things to Consider When Painting Your Home to… Continue reading>

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The Ultimate Cheat Sheet on Room Painting

There are lots of things to consider when painting a room. You have much more to think about than just what color to choose. Have you thought about the following? Room Painting Considerations Mood of the room: What do you want the room to feel like? Do you want it to be loud or quiet?… Continue reading>

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When is the Best Time to Paint Your House Exterior?

What season should I paint my house exterior? The simple answer is anytime it’s dry and warm. The exterior painting season generally begins in late March or early April and extends to early November. Factors like rainfall, wind and temperature can alter this window. Ideal temperatures range from the 50s to 90s. Painting can be… Continue reading>

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How to Prep Your Deck for Staining

How to prepare your deck surface prior to staining: Pressure washing the deck surface prior to deck staining is vital.  Using high-pressure to strip loose or adhering stain from the surface is not recommended, as the wood will become frayed.  Soaps containing bleach or a mold remover should be used.  After the wash, sanding any… Continue reading>

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Healthy Indoor Paint and Low VOC

Thinking about painting your home or office and worried about paint fumes? Whether you are pregnant, have small children, or are sensitive to certain odors, paint products are now available to keep you safe and comfortable while updating your house. Low VOC and No (Zero) VOC Paint The Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) are the dangerous… Continue reading>

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When To Use Paint Primer

Getting ready to paint your home or office? You may have seen TV ads for paint brands claiming that the paint primer is included. Unfortunately, this has led to many misconceptions about primers and their purposes. Primers are used for many different reasons, and various types of primers exist to handle different needs including sealing… Continue reading>