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Now Accepting Credit Cards for Painting?

After looking to other companies for some of their success, ways they are different etc, one thing that glared was the acceptance of credit cards. We took some surveys from customers and found they would more likely pay with a credit card than check. It seems kind of silly on one hand but then again,…

A Simple Finish to Liven Up a Room

When we get into homes that have just traditional painting, we often suggest a simple color wash in their home. With a light color on the walls, just adding single color glaze on the wall or ceiling will make a huge difference. It doesn’t take much, simply going one shade darker than the color on the…

How Do You Pick Colors for Your Home?

Is it time to start picking out your new paint colors? YES! What are you going to do to your home? Are you changing furniture, drapes, tiles, cabinets, lighting, or carpeting? If so, then wait to pick out your colors until you make these changes. We can get  you the help for your new color…

Wallpaper Removal

One of the most common things we are asked to do before we paint is to strip wallpaper. Stripping wallpaper is not the fun task in the world. It is messy, time-consuming and depending on the type of wallpaper-it is a pain in the butt! There are so many types of wallpaper and products to…

An Inexpensive Faux Finish

We had a customer that was looking to update the look of her foyer and main living area. They had this part of their home painted about 5 years ago and since had changed drapes, carpet, and furniture so the color of the walls didn’t really match the paint color. Because the paint was in…