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6 Tips for Painting Your Kitchen Cabinets

Painting kitchen cabinets can be a cost-effective way to upgrade your kitchen. However, this painting process does require a lot of prep work and patience. If you are thinking about painting your kitchen cabinets, there are numerous steps that should be taken. Check out these six tips below to learn how to expertly paint your kitchen cabinets. 1. Clean Your Cabinets Before You Start Painting Paint won't stick to dirty or greasy cabinets. Before you start painting, make sure to use a dedicated grease remover to clean off any grease and ensure a clean surface. 2. Remove and Organize All the Hardware When painting cabinets, you will need to remove hardware like hinges and door handles. In addition, when you remove the hardware, make sure to note exactly where each piece goes. This will make cabinets freshly painted by professional painters
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The Difference Between Interior and Exterior Paint

Interior and exterior paint are not interchangeable. Each one is formulated for its specific application. For example, since the pigment in many interior paints isn't suitable for outdoor use, using those paints on an exterior surface would cause the color to fade quickly. Interior vs. Exterior Paint Other differences between interior and exterior paint involve more than aesthetics. Additives in exterior paint enable it to withstand exposure to the elements. Interior paint doesn't have those additives. However, interior paint does have binders to resist abrasion. Several years ago, concerns about the impact of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) on indoor air quality brought low VOC interior paint to the marketplace. These days there are many low VOC and even no VOC interior paint options. While paint manufacturers have begun to offer low VOC exterior paint, the VOC...professional painter using exterior paint to paint exterior of building
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How To Plan Your Office Remodel

Remodeling an office is a great way to improve employee productivity and wellbeing. Create a compelling brand and a great place to work by continuing to update your office space and provide your employees with a calm, inspirational interior design. Whether you’re altering the entire design of your building or just updating the interior paint, find out how to get started with your office remodeling project today. Discuss Your Dreams With a Designer It takes a professional designer to pull off a successful remodel. It can be very difficult to choose the ideal paint color for the interior of your office. Do you have blue to encourage calm thinking or red to boost productivity and energy levels? What shade best matches your carpet or branding? These questions are best handled by a professional. Don’t attempt photos
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3 Essential Items of Business When Hiring a Commercial Painting Contractor

As you look for contractors to paint your commercial building, there are some things you should keep in mind. Before you settle on the final job, be sure to take care of these three things. 1. Create a Statement of Work Before you speak with the contractor, create a full statement of work that outlines everything you expect to happen and when. This might include which area you want to have painted, what type of preparation you expect to happen, the finish you want on your surface, any restrictions or special considerations, and a requested deadline. If there are certain aspects you don’t have all the information on, that’s okay, just include the basic idea and discuss the details with your contractor. 2. Discuss the Costs Before you hire a painting contractor, show them your statement...maintenance painting home slideshow
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3 Times You Should Repaint Your Office Walls

From mid-sized workplaces to a specialty boutique, how your office is painted can say a lot about your business. While you may not want to change up the paint color every single year, there are some strategic times when a fresh coat and new color of paint can do wonders for your bottom line. 1. To Signify a Shift in Branding Companies must carefully choose how their brand is represented through imagery, color, and text, such as logos, merchandising, slogans, and packaging. Branding specialists and logo designers understand how color can communicate your brand philosophy to the world. Whether it's a newly designed logo you want to coordinate with or a new management team you want to symbolically announce, a new color can be a subtle sign that your business has taken a new direction, introduced...freshly painted and remodeled office space
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