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5 Reasons You Should NOT Wait to Repaint the Exterior of Your House

When is the last time you had your home's exterior repainted? If it has been a few years, you may notice hairline cracks beginning to form in the finish and small chips flaking from the wood. With your home showing obvious signs that its outer finish is failing to "weather the storm", it might be time to call upon a professional exterior painter. Why Paint Your Home's Exterior Sooner Rather than Later? Volumes have been written on the necessity of maintaining the exterior of your home, but here are the top five reasons you should never wait for a fresh coat of paint:1. Water Damage A solid coat of paint acts as a sealant and barrier against moisture. Hairline cracks may appear to be insignificant, but any amount of water from rain or melting snow that...freshly painted house exterior to help prevent weather damage
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Office Remodel Tips: Pick the Best Paint Color for Your Conference Room

Step into any office building and you're likely to find rooms painted in neutral colors like white and gray. This is especially true of conference rooms, generally regarded as being strictly business. However, many companies are rethinking their style and doing an office remodel to incorporate color and create more welcoming environments.Consider the wide range of things that happen in conference rooms: conducting interviews, meeting clients, brainstorming new business ideas, and finalizing contracts. A more vibrant color seems more suitable than a drab neutral, but how do you choose the right one?Colors have a significant impact on the brain, influencing people's moods and productivity. Just as selecting colors for your business' branding is important to conveying the right message about your company, choosing proper paint colors for your conference room is critical to promoting an atmosphere...newly remodeled and painted conference room in office building
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Ceiling Painting Tips for Your Home or Business

When painting the interior of your home or business, it’s easy to overlook the ceiling when picking out your preferred color(s) and just paint it/keep it white. However, your ceilings can be an important part of your room’s aesthetic and simply slapping on a coat of white paint can be a missed opportunity to make a positive impression. To achieve your desired look, first decide if you want to fool the eye into believing the room is smaller and cozier or if you want to give the impression of a larger space.Ceiling Paint for Larger RoomsIf your home or office has large rooms with high ceilings, your flooring and furnishings might take up less than half of the room. The remaining space can feel bare, cold, and off-balance; not exactly a welcoming feeling for your guests...freshly painted ceiling to give room a larger appearance
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3 Tips For Preparing For Commercial Painting Services

A new coat of paint is perfect for updating a space and keeping it looking clean and fresh. When hiring professional painters to rejuvenate the look of your commercial building, it is important that you are well prepared for the commercial painters before they arrive. This makes the process much smoother, both for you and for the painting service.1. Make Sure Your Building Is Up-To-CodeBefore you have the painters come and paint your commercial building, it is important that you make sure your building is up-to-code and everything is functioning as it should in terms of electricity, plumbing, etc. The last thing that you want is having someone come in and do repair work and cause damage to your freshly painted walls. Thankfully, doing this beforehand can save you both time and money.2. Let Your Employees...professional painters preparing to paint office in commercial building
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Painting With Your Brand in Mind

A lean and efficient business is one that may stand the test of time. However, when businesses cut too many corners, they may soon begin to cross that line between cost-efficient and cheap. One of the projects companies should never skimp on is the commercial painting of the exterior or interior of their building. The colors and overall appearance may either strengthen or weaken branding. Which outcome would you prefer? Here are some tips to get the most value for your money.Stick to Brand ColorsWhen property managers recognize that they need to repaint their buildings, one tactic they use to keep the cost down is to purchase whatever is on sale in bulk. Not only is this paint color sometimes an ugly, hard-to-sell shade, but the type of paint may not work with the type of...Cinemark
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