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First Time Hardie Plank Siding Paint Color Examples

Say goodbye to aluminum or vinyl siding. Did you know that Hardie Plank is taking over as the number one siding replacement or new build siding product to put on homes? Also called fiber cement siding, this exterior material is made of concrete substrate. It’s semi-rigid, so it maintains some flexibility, and it’s known for being a durable, long-lasting and…

Why Spring is a Great Time to Paint Your Exterior

The weather is warming up and the sun is shining — what better time to spruce up your home’s exterior? If you’ve been meaning to refresh your exterior paint job, now’s a great time to hire a painting professional for the job. Once it’s complete and you’re gazing at your home’s new look, you’ll be glad you took the…

HOA Painting Guidelines: Tips for Choosing the Best Exterior Paint Color for Your HOA Community

In some neighborhoods, homeowners can paint the exterior of their homes any color they’d like, as often as they’d like (or don’t like). In other neighborhoods, homeowners must first get approval from their homeowner’s association (HOA). Guidelines, approval processes and requirements tend to differ from HOA to HOA, so here is some of our best advice for choosing the…

5 Ways Painting Increases the Value of Your Home

Painting is an easy and inexpensive home improvement project that can increase the value of your home. Whether you’re considering an interior painting project, changing up your kitchen’s color or going for a full exterior painting change, these makeovers can add big value to your home. 5 Ways Painting Increases the Value of Your Home Whether it is the first time…

Painting a Front Door: Best Colors and Paints to Use on Your Front Door

If you’ve ever thought about painting your front door, do it! It’s an affordable update you can make to your home that can literally result in thousands of dollars added to your home’s value. For this reason alone, it’s one of our favorite exterior painting services. Plus, a beautifully painted front door can make you happy every time you…

Painting Concrete Patios: Best Time to Paint Your Concrete Patio

Concrete patios are readily described as functional and hardy, but rarely considered beautiful. Until now! Outdoor concrete patios are a great way to provide usable outdoor space for furniture, grills, tools and more. And for homeowners who want to take their concrete patios from boring to brilliant, paint can come to the rescue. Tips for Painting Concrete Patios In the past,…

First Time Home Buyer Tips: 4 Ways to Update Exterior Trim Color for First Time Home Buyers

Buying your first home can be both exciting and stressful. For many first-time home buyers, however, all that stress tends to pay off when they finally get the keys and know they no longer need to deal with landlords or leases. They get to finally feel in control of their home and the way it looks, plus make a…

Painting Your Home Gray: Why Gray is One of the Most Popular Paint Colors

If you’re considering painting your home and have searched for color inspiration on home improvement shows or magazines, you can’t have missed the color gray. Gray is seemingly everywhere in home decor and graces kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms and living rooms. Designers use gray in small flips as well as luxury home remodels, which indicates gray truly is a color…

Painting Hardie Plank Siding: The Best Exterior Paint and Process for Painting Fiber Cement Siding

Hardie plank siding is one of the toughest materials for home exteriors to come on the market in recent years. In the distant past, many homes used aluminum siding, which then transitioned into vinyl siding. Vinyl was a better alternative than aluminum, but Hardie Plank is taking over as the number one siding replacement or new build siding product…

Should I Hire Professional Exterior Painters for My House or Should I Do it Myself?

Painting the exterior of your home is a great way to give your house a fresh, updated look. Exterior painting can bring out beautiful trim work details, cover up a dated color or make your home a true standout on your block. Whether you’re tackling an exterior wood trim painting project (think porches and shutters) or giving the whole…

What Color Should I Paint My Exterior Trim?

The right paint and exterior trim color can take your home from boring or outdated to modern, fresh and truly spectacular. We have seen some amazing exterior before and after transformations happen for our clients, and many times it comes down to trim details. So, if you’re struggling with exterior house trim colors or what you should paint your…

Caulking Before Painting: Why is Exterior Caulking Important?

We will never get tired of promoting the importance of meticulous preparation before every painting job. Painstaking prep is important on an exterior painting project since the paint job is exposed to the elements and fluctuations in temperature. Many people understand why they should pressure wash, scrape old paint and prime before repainting an exterior, but it’s usually the…

Simple House Exterior Painting Tips that Boost Curb Appeal

The exterior of your home is the first thing you, your neighbors and potential new buyers notice. Between your paint, your landscaping and other exterior features (think porches, decks and fences), the outside of your house tells a story. If you’ve re-painted the exterior of your home recently or if the paint is in good shape, you might not need…

Spring Paint Color Trends for 2019: Paint Color Experts Share Their Favorite Spring Paint Colors

Spring is finally here and for many of us that means spring cleaning, the first few times mowing the lawn and working on our homes. Perhaps this spring you began your outdoor cleanup and yard work and noticed that no matter how good your flower beds look your home’s exterior could use a little love. Or maybe you’re tired…