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Signs like fading, peeling, or cracking paint indicate it’s time to repaint. Also, consider repainting every 12-15 years.

We use both, depending on the project requirements and the desired finish.

We use a variety of high-quality paint brands tailored to each project’s specific needs and client preferences.

Yes, we are fully licensed and insured, ensuring professional and reliable service.

We can handle minor carpentry repairs associated with painting projects, like fixing trim or baseboards.

Yes, we are EPA Lead Certified and follow all regulations for handling lead paint safely and effectively.

If your home was built before 1978, it may have lead paint. A professional assessment or testing kit can confirm this.

Typically, two coats are sufficient for even coverage and durability, but this can vary based on the paint type and surface condition.


Contact us as soon as possible to ensure availability and to allow adequate time for planning and scheduling.

It’s preferable for you to be home to discuss specifics and expectations, but it’s not absolutely necessary.

We can provide a preliminary estimate over the phone, but a final quote may require an in-person assessment.

No problem at all. We can arrange for a weekend appointment to suit your schedule.

Yes, we provide a range of color samples to help you choose the perfect palette for your space.

Ideally, color choices should be finalized a few days before the scheduled start date.

You should receive the quote and proposal within a few days of your appointment.

Yes, we can provide examples and references of our past projects upon request.

We accept various forms of payment, including cash, checks, and major credit cards. Specific payment options can be discussed.


Remove or secure fragile items, clear the walls, and ensure easy access to the areas to be painted.

Yes, you can leave your home. Our professional crew is trustworthy and can work efficiently in your absence.

It’s best to repair any damage for optimal painting results. We can assess and advise on necessary repairs.

If dry rot is found, we’ll recommend appropriate repair or replacement options before painting.

The number of painters depends on the project’s size and complexity, but we ensure an efficient team for timely completion.

The time varies based on size and project scope, but we’ll provide an estimated timeline before starting.

We monitor weather forecasts closely and adjust schedules or take protective measures.

We’re flexible to changes. Please discuss any modifications with us as soon as possible for smooth implementation.

Drying times vary based on paint type and environmental conditions, but typically it takes a few hours to a day.

No, our team ensures thorough clean up after the job, leaving your space neat and tidy.

Exterior paint typically lasts 12-15 years, depending on factors like climate, paint quality, and surface preparation.

Yes, we provide leftover paint for touch-ups and can label the cans for future reference.

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