Types of Paint Textures and How to Create Them

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For homeowners who are seeking an interesting way to spruce up their interiors, textured paint is sure to do the trick. This popular paint is a quick and easy way to change the look of any room for an instant facelift. Textured paint continues to become a household must have as more and more homeowners …

Cheap Paint Versus Expensive Paint

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When it comes to cheap paints versus expensive paints, is there really a difference?  In a lot of cases, cheap paint can be used for certain projects.  Maybe not exactly for something like painting the inside or outside of a house, but they ARE suited for small craft projects.  Cheap paints versus expensive paints are …

What Is Organic Paint?

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Chances are the term “organic” is not foreign to you. You might eat organic foods, drink organic coffee or even use organic beauty products. Well, did you actually know that there are also organic paints? Eco Friendly or organic paints are non-toxic, which means they don’t contain the same chemicals as all of those other …

Staining Versus Painting

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In the case of wood versus paint, it’s less about what looks nicer and more about the materials in question.  Below you will read a few different sections.  The first section is about what paint is, how it works, etc.  The second section is about wood stain and how it works.  The last and final …

How to Prevent Peeling Paint

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Chances are if you painted your home on your own, it cost a lot of money to invest in it.  Chances are you also have a small chance that something could go wrong.  This is any homeowner’s nightmare; they spend all that money getting the house painted only to have it peel and flake away.  …

How to Maintain Paint Supplies

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Let’s be honest, when it comes to painting, it can be a costly project. It doesn’t matter if you are doing it on your own and paying for yourself or you have hired a house painter and they bring their own supplies like ladders, painters tape, painter’s tarps, brushes, etc. This can still be pretty …

Difference between Polyurethanes and Urethanes?

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Polyurethane was actually invented in the mid-20th century. Resins such as plastic resins in their liquid form are mainly used for things like protecting wood surfaces like woodwork. Some of the main ingredients in Polyurethane are things like mineral spirits, nitrogen based chemicals, vegetable oil, amalgams and isocyanates. The Nitrogen in Polyurethane actually helps keep …

How to Paint Woodwork

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Painting in general can be a messy situation, especially if you have no idea what you are doing!  Painting woodwork is one of those things really better left to the professionals to be honest.  But, if you don’t want to hire a house painting contractor in Morristown it’s still a good idea to educate yourself …

House Painting and Pet Safety

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Though winter time is not the ideal season to paint, sometimes you just can’t avoid it and really need to.  If you have pets, you might be thinking about pet safety when it comes to interior house painting, not only safety, but you also might want to keep their hair out of the paint, keep …

Cost of a Bad House Painter

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A bad house painter can ruin a home renovation. Unprofessional service can include shoddy work, misses, paint spills, and drips. What is sad is that most homeowners have come to expect the horrible service that so many have been offering. Here are a few ways to spot a bad house painter and how they can …