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How Long Does Paint Last?

Leftover paint: We all have it. From large painting projects like full home exteriors to smaller jobs like painting a foyer, it’s unusual to use the exact amount of paint you purchased. And that’s actually a good thing — it means you can save whatever’s left for touch-ups later, if needed. But how long does paint last after you open…

Exterior Painting in Noblesville Indiana – What a Transformation

Wow. Just wow. The brown house in Noblesville Indiana, had been completely neglected for years. These new homeowners selected a great blue with timeless white trim. The prep work took days to get the surfaces cleaned, scraped, primed, and caulked. Finally, we applied two coats of the new colors in a bright sheen. One of our favorite projects in a long…

Most Popular Home Paint Colors in 2020

If there’s one word that sums up home paint trends in 2020, it’s color. People are growing weary of stark grays, neutrals, and whites and are moving towards options that delight the senses. What kind of look and feel are you going for? Do you want bold, bright, and eye-catching? Or perhaps deep, shaded tones that pair well with…

Exterior House Painting Refresh Westerville, Ohio – Before and After

Keep it simple! This Westerville, Ohio customer recently moved in and found their exterior paint job to be dingy and failing. We went with a simple bright white on the entire home. The result is so refreshing, bright and clean! Do you need a Painting Company in Westerville, OH? Here at Sharper Impressions Painting, we offer both commercial and house…

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…

Exterior Home Painting in Powell, Ohio – Before and After

This customer in Powell, Ohio had a pale yellow 1990’s colored home with dark shutters. After a free color consultation, the customer picked a new deep blue-grey body and fresh glossy white shutters. They love the transformation of their new home colors! Do you need a Painting Company in Powell OH? Here at Sharper Impressions Painting, we offer both commercial and…

Exterior Trim Painting in Alpharetta, Georgia Before & After Photos

This neighborhood center in Alpharetta, Georgia wanted to change their outdated beige trim. We painted all the exterior trim and railings with a bright glossy white. Notice how the red brick pops now against the white. The property manager and the entire neighborhood loves the new look! Do you need a Painting Company in Alpharetta GA? Here at Sharper Impressions Painting,…

Kitchen Cabinet Painting: The Best Paint and Process for Kitchen Cabinets

The biggest issue with painting kitchen cabinets is chipping of the paint when the doors get banged up. About 4 years ago, PPG Paints came out with a revolutionary new paint that was specifically designed for kitchen cabinets. It is called "PPG Break-Through". (it’s not for all kitchen cabinets, your professional painting contractor or paint store manager can consult…

Painting Baseboards: Considerations Before Getting Started

When it comes to stunning paint transformations, interior trim painting and painting baseboards is one of our favorite projects. Baseboards and trim are often neglected throughout the years of home ownership, but even a fresh coat of bright white paint can completely change a room. Painting baseboards, however, can be one of the harder paint projects. So here are…

Professional Exterior Painting from Green to Modern Grey in Carmel, Indiana – Before & After Photos

This new homebuyer in Carmel, Indiana wanted us to get rid the green right away. After an in-home free color consultation we all agreed on a modern grey for the siding on the home that compliments the dark stones. We replaced some rotted wood that you can see in the before. Then painted the trim an off white to…

Spring Painting Tips

Spring is a time of changes and transitions, which for many people, includes home improvement projects. Whether you’re finally cleaning out the garage or planning on painting your porch trim, spring is the perfect time to make updates to your home. Here are some of our best spring painting tips. Spring Painting Tips 1.Spring Painting Prep Work If you’ve read any of…

Best Warm Neutral Paint Colors for Interior Walls

There’s a myth that choosing neutrals for your next interior painting project is the “easy” paint color choice. In reality, neutrals can be tricky. Like other colors, neutrals can be warm or cool toned, which can affect how they look against wood or painted trim or in different types of light. We’re going to try to take some of…