If you’re like most homeowners who are thinking about painting their ceilings, you’ve probably spent some time craning your neck and staring up at just how much ceiling space you have — wondering how to get it done? Don’t worry — we’ve got plenty of experience in painting ceilings, and just the right tips for… Read More
If you are freshening up the interior of your home, painting can help to give your space a fresh and clean look. Your walls are not the only surface in your home that you may need to paint though. Your trim may also need to be freshened up. While trim may be intimidating to paint,… Read More
Paint “sheen” refers to how glossy the paint is, an especially important factor for interior paints. The glossier the paint, the shinier it is, and the easier it will reflect light (along with a few other differences). Any can of interior paint will clearly say which type of gloss it has – but how do… Read More
Fall Colors Schemes Autumn is fast approaching, and those harvest colors are beginning to show. With a small paint job, you can bring the colors of fall indoors, by simply changing your wall paint. As autumn rolls in, the traditional fall colors of yellows, oranges and reds make their appearance. Those rich harvest colors replace… Read More
Are you getting ready for a big DIY painting job? Painting your house is an ambitious project, and if you don’t have a lot of experience with this type of full-scale interior painting, it can be difficult to know where to start. We’re going to help with some basic preparation tips that will allow you… Read More
Selecting paint color for the inside of your house can be a difficult decision: What paint color are you going to use (exterior paints can also be a challenge)? If you’re not sure where to begin, we have a few suggestions for you to make sure your colors are everything you need them to be.… Read More
When painting your home, don’t forget about primer! Primer is that layer of lightly colored paint that goes over the surface before you apply the paint color that you have planned. We know, this sounds like painting the surface twice for little benefit, but using primer actually has many important advantages, especially for long-lasting home… Read More
No matter how hard you try, you just can’t seem to get the same kind of crisp clean lines as a professional painter does with painter’s tape; especially when using two different colors on the wall. So, what’s the trick with painter’s tape? Besides a lot of practice, professional painting experts know the best way… Read More
It’s time to give your home a whole new look with a fresh coat of paint.  You’ve picked the color and gather your supplies. Now it is time to get started on your exterior painting project. But wait! Here are five things you must do to ensure that this exterior paint project is a success.… Read More
Your house needs a facelift, and there’s no better way to make it look like new than with a fresh coat of paint. But what exterior colors are best, both for aesthetic and resale value? According to the experts at The Painting Company, you can never go wrong with neutrals. They offer a soft and… Read More