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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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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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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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Make Your Space Pop With a Paint Color

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Are you tired of the boring, traditional white paint used throughout offices? Perhaps you’d like to liven up a space but don’t really know how to do it without going over the top or the room just looking odd. Of course, if you’d like to not only have a great looking room that grabs the attention of clients and customers but doesn’t send them screaming into the next room because their eyes are burning, here are a few ways you can add some pop to your space. Now, if you do not feel comfortable painting on your own or simply do not have the time, commercial painting professionals can assist with this.

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Do Painting Contractors use All-in-One Paint and Primer?

paint and primer in oneWhen it comes to bringing in painting contractors, you may have some general questions. One of the most common questions asked is whether or not painting contractors use an all-in-one paint and primer combination or whether they opt for paint and primer to be separate. After all, there have been all sorts of different commercials on television recently proclaiming there are excellent paint and primer in-one offerings on the market now. In truth, there is no one answer, but it is important to look at a few of the key variables.

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Transform Your Staircase with a Coat of Paint

simple painted stairsDo you love the feeling of wood stairs but you wish you could do something about the color? Well, you can, and all you need is some fresh paint. While the intricacy is going to determine the difficulty level of this job, do not think twice about contacting painting contractors. Stairs receive a lot of attention due to the prominence, so you want to make sure it looks perfect. Painting contractors are more than capable of delivering a beautiful looking staircase, but if you are up for the challenge, feel free to go right ahead (besides, if it doesn’t live completely up to your expectations, you can always give the painting contractors a call after you test it out).

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How to Paint that Wood Paneling

painted wood wall panelingAs anyone who lived through the 70’s knows, there were some interesting design trends. After the shag carpeting and bold coloring of the 60’s, the 70’s started to take on a more conformed look, and wood started to make a comeback. However, wood often appeared in odd forms and locations you wouldn’t really expect to see wood. Remember the wood paneling on the side of station wagons? This just demonstrates how much of a love affair there was with the material. Wood even popped up on the inside of homes, but not with actual, full limber wall coverings. Instead, it came in the form of wood paneling.

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Get Perfectly Painted Striped Walls

painted stripesHave you ever seen a television show where the interior designers are showing off a beautiful, striped wall? If so, you might have wondered how they are able to do this. With the help of some professional house painting tips, you are able to actually do this yourself, or you are always free to bring in a quality home painter who can do this for you, if you are still a bit unsure of the process. If you are up for the task though, these house painting techniques can help you out with the process.

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13 tips from pro home painters

13 home painting tipsIf you are looking at taking on a home painting job on your own instead of going with professional home painters, it is a good idea to take advantage of tips from the professionals. This way, you can avoid running into unintended problems, not to mention you can ensure your painting job looks as professional as possible, even when you don’t have all of the experience as professional home painters. This is a list of 13 tips you should always keep in mind, no matter what you are painting.

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