Storing Leftover Paint

Proper Paint Storage

When you are finished with painting your home, you probably don’t know what to do with your leftover paint. You may want to store your paint so that you can use it again in the future. If you don’t store it correctly, it could end up drying out and becoming unusable. In this blog post, we will outline some tips for storing leftover paint so that you can use it again and again in the … Read more

The Timelessness Of White

White Foyer

Colour trends come and go, but white never goes out of style. With so many thousands of colours available to homeowners, it’s surprising that white is still the most popular choice. While it’s always been specified for ceilings and woodwork, white and off whites kook great on walls as well. Let’s examine some of the reasons that white is a timeless choice for interior paint colour and how to decorate with it. The Versatility of … Read more

The Popularity Of Grey

Classic grey in foyer

Grey is a popular colour among homeowners and designers alike. But why is that? There are a few reasons actually. For starters, grey can come in different shades, ranging from off-white to medium tones and even dark charcoal tones. This versatility allows it to be used in a variety of different decors and styles. Additionally, grey paint colours can be either cool or warm (greige), subtle or bold. They generally go well with most countertops, … Read more

Fence Painting

About fence painting

A fresh coat of paint can do wonders for your fence. Not only will it help protect the fence from the elements, but it can also give it a much-needed facelift. Whether you are looking to add some colour to your property or simply want to keep your fence in tip top shape, painting it will help you. Here are some good reasons why you should consider painting your property’s fence. Paint Protects Against the … Read more

Getting Ready For The Painters

getting room ready for paint

The painters are coming and you want to be helpful by preparing your home for them. You want them to do their job easily and without any interference. Getting your home ready for an interior painting job will help you have a smooth and predictable experience. By taking some basic steps to clear out the work areas and remove personal belongings, you can help the painting crew do their job quickly and efficiently.  A Step-by-Step … Read more

Small Painting Job

Do painters like small jobs?

You may be wondering why many contractors, including painting contractors, seem to avoid taking on smaller projects. After all, every job is a chance to earn more money and keep the business running, right? While that’s true, there are actually a few good reasons why painting contractors may shy away from small jobs. Let’s take a look at a few of these reasons. What is a Small Job? The average painting job in our industry … Read more

Mildew On The Walls

Most mildew can be treated

Mildew. Just the word alone can strike fear into the hearts of homeowners everywhere. But mildew doesn’t have to be scary. In fact, with a little bit of elbow grease (and the right kind of paint), you can turn that mildew into an opportunity to fix some problems in your house. Furthermore, this problem is now your excuse for a brand new, interior painting job. Let’s look into what mildew is and what we can … Read more

Cute Scarborough House

Cute scarborough house exterior painted

We had the great pleasure of painting the exterior of a pretty house in Scarborough Village. This older area of scarborough is known for its architecture of distinctive bungalows and back split homes. This fifties architecture still prevails even if it’s dwarfed by the occasional “monster” home. We came to know the customer, Dean, many years ago as the office manager at one of our favourite general contractors, Weber Construction. Weber Construction used to be … Read more