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HOA Painting guidelines

As a member of a home owners association, your home is held to a minimum standard of appearance and certain rules are in place to make sure this happens. Sometimes you might believe you are holding up your end of the HOA requirements, until you receive a letter in the mail because your exterior painting needs an update. Perhaps it is cracking, faded or simply the wrong color. After all, you don’t want to be kicked out of your beautiful home and you’d much rather avoid a potentially hefty fine. So what should you do? Well, outside of bringing in HOA painting contractors to perform the task for you, you could possibly complete the painting job on your own with little to no help.

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Painting Your Home in the Phoenix Climate

Painting in Phoenix climatesPhoenix easily is one of the hottest cities in the country during the summer. But when it comes to painting your home, what are you suppose to do? First, you can always bring in a professional painting contractor to do all of your painting. However, if you are set on painting your home DIY style, then there are a few ways you can go about stucco painting. Fall or Spring is the best time of year to paint your home because of the extreme heat in the Arizona summer. It is better for you and the paint. If you know how to deal with the temperatures and the surrounding problems, your home is going to look beautiful once you are done.

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How to Dispose of Your Old House Paint

paint cansNo matter how accurately you measure out the amount of paint you need for a project, you always seem to have leftovers. Of course, you don’t want to just pitch full cans of paint, so you put it into the garage or a storage room of some sort. After a few projects, that paint is just going to continue to pile up. So what in the world are you suppose to do with it? You can’t just pour it down the drain, and trashing it isn’t really an option because the you can actually find yourself in trouble with local waste management. Instead of doing something illegal with those cans of paint, here are a few ways you can dispose of them.

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I hired an Arizona painting company, now what about the contract?

painting contractSo you just hired an Arizona painting company to paint your house? While you would expect everything to be taken care of from here on out, that is not always the case. While the majority of painting contractors in Arizona hold up their end of the bargain, there is always the one company that wants to take advantage of home owners like yourself. That is exactly why you need to know how to monitor the Arizona painting company and how to do everything in your power to protect yourself. This way, should the contractor not do what they stated they would do (or what you paid for), they will be held responsible.

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Hiring Phoenix House Painters? Check your contractor’s license!

Arizona-Registrar-Of-Contractors-2Maintaining a beautiful looking home is important, not only for your own curb appeal, but to help improve the value of the house, should you decide to sell it at some point down the road. Painting the house is difficult work, especially in the Phoenix heat. Chances are, you probably don’t want to wait to paint it until the cooler winter months, and painting during the evening or early morning of the rest of the year probably doesn’t sound all that great of an idea either. That is exactly why bringing in Phoenix house painters is an excellent course of action. But which painting service provider should you go with? After all, there are dozens of Phoenix house painters available. While some are going to have different price points and others may fit more immediately into your schedule, one of the most important tips you need to follow is looking into their license.

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Add a Unique Painting Touch with Venetian Plaster

Venetian plasterAdding decorative paint to a room is a great way to apply a unique style to any given room. This way, a room can stand out on its own and offer a different look than what the other rooms in the house or facility provide. Using venetian  plaster does take some skill and time, so for those property owners who don’t want to experiment with it on their own, bringing in residential painting contractors can often save time, energy and make sure the venetian plaster looks beautiful. However, for those who are interested in trying their hand at the plaster style, this is the way to go about it.

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House painting Phoenix and monsoon rains

desert monsoon stormIt might only rain a handful of times in Phoenix throughout the year, but it always seems to downpour right when you are in the middle of something important, like painting your house. So, it has started to rain and you just put down a fresh coat, what in the world are you suppose to do? You sure don’t want to be forced to put down another coat in a few days and start over. All of the extra work and money you’d put in just isn’t desirable at all. So, whether it looks like it is going to rain and yet you need to get it done or it just started and you rushed inside, these are a few different professional house painting tips from professional contractors.

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The Benefits of Electrostatic Painting and Powder Coating

electrostatic paintingPainting is not just a one size fits all kind of job. Different kinds of paint and different tools are required to obtain the very best look possible. Due to this, it might be best to go with professional home and office painting contractors, especially for homeowners who don’t want to purchase and invest in electrostatic painting equipment. However, for those who are interested in using this particular technology, it can prove especially helpful in painting difficult and time consuming areas of a property, such as metal fencing, hand rails and other areas that are spread out and require 360 degrees of paint.

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Residential Painting Tips

efflorescenceResidential painting can be tricky for anyone who doesn’t have a lot of skill or experience with it. However, it doesn’t mean you should suffer through inferior painting just because you don’t have the same knowledge of a professional. Of course, if you want to bring in a professional to help save you time and energy, by all means go right ahead. Should you want to do it on your own though, here are a few residential painting tips for you to take in.

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Prep and Paint Your Garage Floor in Phoenix

paint garage floorThe garage floor often doesn’t receive the attention it should. Many people buy their home, see the cracked concrete and just leave it as it is. However, while it might be alright to park the car, it doesn’t do much in terms of looks, not to mention anything spilled or dripped in the garage and it is just going to stain the concrete. So that little oil leak from the car or coolant problem that has been acting up, there’s nothing that can be done. By preparing and coating a garage floor, it beautifies the garage, makes it look fantastic and improves the ability to maintain and clean it. Additionally, you can choose a color that looks nice with your home.

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