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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The right paint and exterior trim color can take your home from boring or outdated to modern, fresh and truly spectacular.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…

Should I Meet with an Exterior Paint Color Consultant? 7 Reasons to Hire a Paint Color Expert

You might think you know exactly what you want when it comes to the color of your house. In our experience, however, we’ve met with many homeowners who have had trouble making final paint color decisions. First, heading into a big box retail store to choose paint colors can be overwhelming, to say the least. You might be thinking that…

Spring House Painting Tips: The Best Exterior Paint Colors for Spring

Spring is the perfect time to not only declutter your home but revamp your exterior house paint. If you’re thinking about refreshing your exterior paint colors for spring, you’re probably wondering which colors are right for your house. From neutrals, to warm hues, to trendy and classic shades, it can be confusing when trying to decide on the perfect…

New Build Exterior Painting Fishers Indiana: Slate Blue Siding with White Trim

This customer built a new home in Fishers Indiana but didn't like the cheap, flat and boring siding color options. So, she called on our exterior painters to refresh her house with new colors she chose herself. And wow -- what a difference! The slate blue siding paint paired with the bright white trim really make the house pop! BEFORE   AFTER

Exterior Painting Before Winter: 5 Reasons to Paint Your House Before Cold Weather Hits

It may still be summer, but colder weather months are just around the corner. As you prepare your home to withstand frigid temperatures, snow, and icy conditions, it’s important to know that painting your house exterior is a key element of the home winterizing process. The extreme weather conditions that winter brings can damage your siding, trim, shutters, doors,…

Exterior Paint Color Combinations: Neutral Color Schemes for Any Home

If you’re looking for a quick and cost-efficient way to transform the outer appearance of your home, updating your exterior paint color scheme can be a simple solution. Whether you are looking to sell your house, or simply desire a color update, the following exterior paint color combinations can help you achieve your home improvement goals. Paint Color Considerations When…

Benefits of Painting Stucco: 6 Reasons Why Painting Stucco is a Good Idea

If your home exterior has been finished with stucco coating, you’re in luck! Not only is this long-lasting, durable material attractive, it can also effectively protect your home against the elements. But, just like other types of house siding, the color of your stucco can fade over time. When this happens, you may wonder if you can paint the…

Modern Exterior House Painting Upgrade: Dark Gray Siding with White Trim

This amazing customer called on us for exterior painting services. First, we digitally-painted their home exterior with new colors so they could choose the perfect shades. We think they made awesome paint color choices with the dark gray siding and white trim! Notice how the timeless white gloss paint really pops on the exterior trim and highlights the white grids…

Exterior Paint Finishes: A Guide to Choosing the Best Paint Sheen for Your Home Exterior

Choosing an exterior paint color for your home is just one part of the paint-selection process. As a homeowner, you want to ensure that your exterior paint withstands harsh weather conditions and UV radiation. While exterior painters will expertly prepare your home for a smooth, long-lasting paint job, your chosen paint finish can either make or break the final…

How Can I Make Exterior Paint Last Longer on My Home?

While properly painting the exterior of your home undoubtedly helps improve curb appeal, it also prevents moisture damage, wood rot, and other wear that can arise during seasonal weather changes. But once your home is painted, you can’t just forget about it and walk away. Upkeep is also critical for ensuring your exterior paint stays intact and your home…

Brilliant Blue Stucco Exterior Painting Project: Before & After

This customer had an original builder stucco that was dated, faded and stained. They wanted a darker tone to the body of their home and to set it apart from the other neighborhood homes. So, they called on our paint color consultant to help them come up with this brilliant blue exterior painting scheme! BEFORE AFTER

Wood Deck Maintenance: Simple Tips to Keep Your Wood Deck Looking New

A well-maintained wood deck can completely elevate your home’s outdoor entertainment space. But without proper care, wood decks will look drab and outdated due to sun exposure, precipitation, debris, and normal wear and tear. The good news is that you can ensure your deck looks beautiful for many years by following these simple wood deck maintenance tips. Be Sure to…

What Color Should I Paint My House? Tips for Choosing Home Exterior Paint Colors

Choosing a new exterior paint color can be a stressful situation for many homeowners. Will your chosen color look as good in the morning light as it does in the afternoon? Will you like the color for many years, or will you tire of it too soon? What will your neighbors think? With these questions stirring in your mind, the…