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Sharper Impressions Painting Says Goodbye to This Year’s World Cup and Prepares for the 2014 Tournament

Ahhh… the hangover from a United States loss…And the cruel reality that the World Cup is over.During the summer we are very busy painting homes; however, we have to admit, our DVR was working almost as hard as our painters and managers recording all the World Cup matches.Our Sharper Impressions Painting family is big into soccer; many of our employees play in recreational leagues…

Sharper Impressions Painting Recalls Favorite, Funny July 4th Project

After 19 years of painting, you are bound to have some funny stories; here’s one of our favorites... One of our customers really needed her interior painted before her family’s reunion over Fourth of July weekend. She and her husband chose great new colors for their walls; they even utilized our free in home color consultant to pick the perfect colors for their…

Summer is officially here!!!!!!!

We here at Sharper Impressions Painting are busy painting homes this summer. But, we like to work hard and play hard. Making copies is not one of the chores around the office that we love. So, in honor of the summer season, we BEACHED UP our beloved copy machine. Now, every time we make a copy,…

Founder Geoff Sharp Answers 5 Frequently Asked Questions

What is the most important thing to look/ask for from a painting contractor? REFERENCES, REFERENCES, REFERENCES! Ask for both old and new references to ensure the current quality of work and confirm that the painter has jobs that have lasted a long time. It is critical to make sure the contractor has: Liability insurance, a BBB membership (Better…

Sharper Impressions Painting Announces Lead Safety Certification

Sharper Impressions Painting has earned the Lead Safety Certification for home renovation, repair and painting. This lead safety certification is a new requirement of the EPA, Environmental Protection Agency, for spring 2010. It is imperative if a home is built before 1978, to use a painting contractor who is certified for Lead RRP (Renovation, Repair and Painting). …

Sharper Impressions Painting Founder Talks Non-Profit Group Involvement

Below, please enjoy a video of Sharper Impressions Painting Founder, Geoff Sharp, explaining our involvement with the non-profit group PAWS, an animal welfare group that helps save local dogs from euthanasia. We store and provide dog food for local foster dogs and animal shelters. The staff at Sharper Impressions Painting has also helped with the fostering…

Extend the Life of a Paint Job with Power Washing

Power washing (also called pressure washing) is defined as using a machine, wand and water to spray surfaces with high pressured H2O and sometimes chemicals to clean areas. This is an imperative first step when preparing to paint or stain any part of a home. If a proper cleaning is not completed prior to painting, the new paint won’t stick…

Sharper Impressions Painting Makes Local News for Environmental Efforts

Local Meteorologist acknowledged the positive impact Sharper Impressions Painting is having on the local bee population. He spoke with Sharper Founder, Geoff Sharp about the company’s efforts, in an attempt to help encourage others to do their best to be environmentally friendly and try to stabilize the local eco-system. A team of employees installed and painted bee boxes at…

A Furry Friend Visited the Sharper Staff This Week

As a dog friendly workplace, Sharper Impressions Painting is used to four legged furry critters running around the office, but nobody would have expected what showed up earlier this week. Sharper Impressions Painting stores dog food for the local non-profit Animal Welfare Society and occasionally volunteers will come and pick up extra dog food for the pooches in need. But what came…