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Painting Deserves Respect and Requires Experience

Painting is a trade without respect.  Anyone can paint, just not well.  Painting is the easiest part about painting, with about 80% prep.  But oh boy there are many ways to screw it up.  Painting can make great carpentry work…

Repairing Exterior Wood

All exterior wood fails eventually. If the wood is historic or a ten-year’s-old, the options are the same, but the choices affect longevity, performance and your wallet.  So before you slap on some wood putty, consider the options. There are…

Naturally Cool

The heat has come a lot sooner than expected and by certain predictions, it’s here to stay.  You can save money and resources by reducing cooling times and costs, as well as increasing efficiency and longevity of appliances.   Natural…

Dealing With Lead Paint

The game of maintaining a house has changed.  We have to take caution and be responsible for our actions.  There was a time where products were used for longevity and protection, despite their known hazards to people and the environment. …

Proper Painting Lasts Longer

The seasons have changed from miserable to warm sunshine, so our attention switches from inside to out.  Painting is back to the top of the list.  The realization of scraping and painting, again, starts to sink in.  Stop.  Before you…