Choosing the Right Painting Contractor

Deciding who to hire to paint your home can be as complicated as choosing what color to paint it, or at times it can be even more challenging than that. There are many factors to consider before making the first call and a few others after you’ve met with the estimator. Here’s a short list of what to expect and how to choose the right painting contractor for your painting needs.

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Pressure Washing: Its Does Your Home Good ☺

Nowadays setting a budget to remodel your home can be quite a challenge especially since it can quickly add up. One of the most inexpensive ways that can give your home a whole new look, add value, and prevent future damage that can cost you thousands to fix is pressure washing. Below are the 4 main reasons why you should consider pressure washing your home today!

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Using Paint to Make Your Space Look Bigger

Although there are many factors that contribute to making a small place look and feel bigger, paint color is probably the most important. The way a place is painted can definitely fool the eye to make it give the appearance you want it to have. With these 4 professional painting tips, you will be able to turn a bedroom, office, or any small living space into a brighter, bigger, and modern looking space.

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How to Caulk Properly

Everything around us is constantly moving and your walls for example are no exception. Prevention control is a great concept to keep in mind when thinking of the different weather conditions slowly taking a toll on your home. Simple and sometimes inexpensive steps such as a good caulking job can make a great deal of difference.    Caulking helps seal cracks and joints inside or outside of your home, the same cracks that if let be, will allow internal moisture to accumulate and may just be your home’s potential worst enemy. Water seeping to the inside of walls and other small spaces regardless of how small it may be can lead to bigger more costly problems not to mention the seemingly hidden mold build up.  Read more

What is causing my paint to bubble?

We all love bubbles, just not within our paint. Imagine sticking a sticker on a wet table, it gets slimy and slides. The moisture from the table prevents the adhesive of the sticker from sticking right? Not that we want that annoying sticker on our table but bubbling paint has essentially the same concept. Bubbling is due to poor surface preparation and excessive moisture that gets enclosed between the paint and the surface to be painted.   There are different factors that affect your paint and identifying the underlying culprit makes it much easier to fix and prevent future bubbles from forming underneath your paint.
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Should I buy the paint before my painting contractor arrives?

There are many questions to ask before you choose your painting contractor, but what about the questions that arise once you have chosen your contractor in San Jose?  As with other questions, there are options and with options come pros and cons. Let’s explore a few of each.  Read more

How can I use an accent wall in a small space?

 Let’s face it, just because you live in a small space doesn’t mean it has to feel like one. When looking to change things up and add more to a room, we tend to go overboard, and in the end it may still have that cluttered feeling.    Although there are many clever, inconspicuous ways to organize and transform any space, such as hide away furniture, multi purpose areas, or different lighting. A fun more noticeable option is a splash of color on an accent wall. But before we drastically change the look of a room there are a few things we must first consider. 

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