Pets and painting, what to do and what not to do

Pets and painting, what to do and what not to do

If you own an animal, they are typically a large part of the family.  I can attest to this as I have had dogs, cats, horses throughout my life. The big question is what to do with animals and painting projects? I feel I am qualified to answer this as a home owner, a...
How to store your paint

How to store your paint

  Its getting chilly outside so it time to “MOVE THE PAINT” no one wants frozen paint. The Days and especially nights are getting colder and soon we will be experiencing a first freeze of the season. (If you are reading this in the summer then I apologize….it is...
Remove or paint over wallpaper

Remove or paint over wallpaper

There are lots of things that you need to consider if you are planning to paint over your old wallpaper. A question homeowners ask when painting over wallpaper is whether they need to remove the old wallpaper before painting. You don’t need to remove the old wall...
4 steps to painting your windows

4 steps to painting your windows

It is not a small task to repaint wood trim around windows, but fortunately it’s one of the easiest tasks that you can do yourself. The task of repainting window exterior becomes easier if you have a single-story home or a good quality ladder. To do it properly, you...
What sheen should I use?

What sheen should I use?

You might ask, what is sheen? In simple terms, Sheen is the amount of reflection given off by your paint. The highest reflection is a gloss sheen and the lowest is a flat sheen. The most common name for the middle of the road sheen is eggshell. However, there are...