Probably not. As much as painted cabinets in Pinterest may imply the task is simple, in reality, a cabinet painting project has so many potential pitfalls. With zero experience, a lot of things could go wrong. Some of the blunders people make while attempting to paint their cabinets include: Having unrealistic expectations Painted cabinets on Pinterest and in magazines look smooth. You may want precisely that, but the grooves will show through the paint if your cabinets have a … [Read more...] about Should You DIY Paint Your Cabinets?
Are Pre-painting and Priming Services Really Necessary?
Why do you paint your building? It’s never the same reason for different people. But one thing for sure is aesthetics. Others also paint to protect the surfaces from damage. To achieve this, especially the latter, applying a primer first is usually recommended. Unfortunately, this step is usually disregarded more often than not, which is understandable since not many people know its benefits. But here’s why you should start considering it. The difference: A primer is simply paint … [Read more...] about Are Pre-painting and Priming Services Really Necessary?
What Should I Look for In a Professional Painter?
You've probably decided to repaint your home, but you have no idea where to start when it comes to choosing a painter. And because your home's exterior speaks volumes on your curb appeal, you sure want the painting to be spot-on. Well, these are some tips to help you make the right decision. Talk to different painters Contact at least three different contractors for the paint job. Let them assess your home. An experienced contractor will need to assess your home's condition before … [Read more...] about What Should I Look for In a Professional Painter?