Professional Painting Knowledge Base

Better Information, Better Decisions

What to Know About Painting Your Commercial Siding

on Nov 13, 2019, 10:27:42 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings
Commercial siding can come in many forms, but the most common are vinyl and metal. Both of these materials require correct tools and techniques for  painting. Business owners are sometimes intimidated by painting commercial siding. They may have no practical experience in doing it, since the average business owner will rarely perform a paint project on these surfaces. However, the benefits are worthwhile.
Read More

Understanding The Costs of Commercial Painting

on Nov 5, 2019, 12:43:00 PM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Safety
Read More

Painting Hazards and Precautions

on Oct 22, 2019, 8:00:00 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Safety
Painting your home or business is quite a bit of work but it has long-lasting rewards if done correctly. As with any home improvement task, there are risks that must be considered. Following instructions and using tools and equipment according to the specifications from the manufacturer, you can reduce your risk and prevent potential injury. Taking the necessary precautions will ensure the job goes as smoothly as possible with fewer glitches and minimal clean-up.
Read More

Preserving the Past: Painting Historic Buildings

on Oct 17, 2019, 2:12:00 PM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Surface Prep
Historic buildings require extra care when it comes to painting and restoration. Old paints, although very beautiful, can begin to deteriorate due to exposure to sunlight and humidity. Before starting any painting project, you will need to thoroughly research the building's history, finding out as much as you can about the types of paints used. You will also want to learn what colors were popular during the time the building was at its zenith.
Read More

Things to Consider When Painting Your Restaurant

on Oct 14, 2019, 12:12:00 PM By | Jason Parker | 2 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Surface Prep
When people enter a restaurant, most don't take the time to critique the walls. What they will notice, however, is if the paint color is off or if the walls are dirty looking. If you are considering painting your restaurant, there are several things you will need to think about before you undertake the project. Before you start, you will want to determine what type of result you want to end up with. In most cases, this adds up to being pleasing to the eye, easy to clean, and above all, as little downtime as possible.
Read More

Painting Around Customers: How to Not Deter Shoppers

on Oct 7, 2019, 1:44:00 PM By | Litton Parker | 1 Comment | Commercial Painting Surface Prep Safety
Painting any type of area in a retail store can be a challenge. The key is to be able to complete the work without disrupting the flow of customers and preventing them from having access to the items they need. Any time you take on an activity that can disrupt your customers, you increase your liability. If you plan on undertaking a painting project, you will have to take the necessary precautions to keep your customers safe while you work.
Read More

What to do With Outdated Wallpaper in Your New Home

on Sep 30, 2019, 12:12:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | HOA Surface Prep residential
Wallpaper that is more than a few years old can be a nightmare if you want to re-do your home or if you need to upgrade its look so it can be sold. Keeping the old wallpaper in place can date your home making it look old and out of style. There are several ways you can handle this sticky situation. It will depend on how much time you want to invest in the process and how creative you can be.
Read More

Painting Ideas to Modernize Your Home

on Sep 26, 2019, 2:12:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | HOA Coatings Surface Prep
If you are looking to add a modern touch to your home décor, there are several paint projects you can take on that will add a unique look to each room. Use a different technique or combination of techniques throughout your home. With the right paint and a few tools, you can turn your home into a showcase for modern and avant garde design.
Read More

5 Ideas to Make an Interesting Statement When Painting Your Ceilings

on Sep 16, 2019, 1:52:06 PM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | HOA Coatings Surface Prep
Ceilings are often overlooked as a focal point for a room. The way they are painted actually plays a huge role in how the rest of the room turns out. With the right paint, you can brighten a room or add to its colorful charm. If you want to tone a room down, your ceiling can help with that as well. With today's decorating trends, ceilings don't have to be boring anymore. The right idea and a little creativity, your ceiling can make a bold and unforgettable statement.
Read More