How To Choose the Right Painting Contractor

Happy Friday! Today we are going to discuss how to go about choosing the right painting contractor! Please reply below with any comments or questions 🙂 So you’re thinking about hiring a contractor for your dream home or one of the properties you own or manage. You’ll want one who provides the best quality and is the most affordable, though you find yourself sacrificing …

Do you need home painting this spring?

  Do you need home painting this spring? What is it about spring that compels us to start new projects around the house? The snow and cold are gone, the air seems cleaner and renewed, and the birds are singing. You’d think we’d want to go out instead of working around the house and yard, but yet we all end …

Commercial painting is not a job for the inexperienced.

      Commercial painting is not a job for the inexperienced. So, you’ve done a little painting in the past, and figure it’s not too difficult. Now at the office, or maybe your building, needs some work done? After all, how hard can it be to run a paint brush over an edging or a roller across a wall? …

The Best Time To Do Your Exterior Painting

The Best Time To Do Your Exterior Painting I’m sure the exterior of our homes are glad that we didn’t have such a rough winter here in the Pacific Northwest. But if your exteriors are already on their 5th, 6th or even 7th year, it might be time for a repaint! Here are some signs to look for when examining your …

2015 Spring Portland Home and Garden Show

2015 Spring Portland Home and Garden Show Today marks the 3rd day of the 2015 Spring Home and Garden Show here at the Portland Expo Center! It has been a great couple of days. Come by and see us in the 200 row! There are over 300 exhibiting companies! Thinking of a remodel? Need ideas for a new home? From …

5 Things You Should Know About Spray Paint

5 Things You Should Know About Spray Paint Have you ever considered one of the many DIY projects utilizing spray paint? Are you concerned that you’ll turn your attempts at “revival” into a refinishing project gone wrong? I’m here to help! Spring is just around the corner and there are many fun, thrifty and easy ways to bring spring into your home. …

Paint Sheen: Which One Should I Choose?

Paint Sheen: Which One Should I Choose? As if choosing from a billion colors wasn’t hard enough, homeowners, contractors and interior designers must also decide which paint sheen – or gloss level – would be best for each space. It’s a rule of thumb that the higher the paint sheen, the higher the gloss, and the higher the gloss, the higher …

5 Mobile Apps to Help With Your Painting & Remodeling Project

5 Mobile Apps to Help with Your Painting & Remodeling Project   Remodeling a small space like your bathroom or painting your whole house may seem daunting. You can be so overwhelmed with the number of tasks or steps you need to take to accomplish such a feat that you end up postponing these projects or forgetting about them altogether. Today I will discuss …

NE Stanton Street Painting Project in Portland

Well to say it was just painting would be a disservice. There was so much more. We had dry rot replacement, there was old tannin bleed to the old shake siding, we had to repair stucco, there was window and siding replacement that we teamed up with Mike Lex Construction.

Painting as a Perfect Gift

Painting as a Perfect Gift Here in Portland, interior painting is an art just like finding that perfect gift. The Portland painting contractors here have their favorite professionals, and yes we all know how to do it correct. But there is something to be said about patience. We have seen over 20,000 projects starting out from the way back… the …