Checklist: Exterior Painting Prep

November 02, 2010  //  Posted by: qwcdirect  //  Category: Color & Painting

house exterior painting Painting the exteriors can be an extraordinary affair. It requires expertise and experience. The best thing to do is to hand over the job to a professional or a painting contractor. But if you choose to do it all by yourself then it is important to remember that the preparation is almost as important as achieving a good quality finished product.  Exterior painting job can be time consuming, but a proper plan must be set in order to attain a good quality work. There are few steps to be followed while tackling the exterior.

1. Figure out the portion that you intent to paint.
2. Decide upon the color of the paint and make sure it defines your style.
3. Selecting the right quality of the paint is vital so go for good quality and choose wisely. Decide the amount of paint you need for the paint job and make the budget estimates accordingly.
4. Get hold of a good professional painting contractor and enjoy the results.

Painting the exterior of your home is a big project and not one to be taken lightly.  The outside of your home is the first thing that people see when they arrive to your house so you want to make sure you pick a color that shows your personal style and make sure that the paint job is done correctly.  You want to pick a color and style that will last a long time, you don’t want to pick something that will quickly wear that will need to be repainted within a few years. 

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