Blog – Page 15 – Matt the Painter


February 9, 2021

How to Get Crayon, Pen, and Marker Off Your Walls

It’s happened to all of us, and if it hasn’t, it will – mark our words (heh). Sooner or later, you’re going to need to figure […]
February 23, 2021

Common DIY Painting Mistakes and How to Not Make Them

Broadly speaking, there are two categories of common DIY mistakes when it comes to painting: the preparation and the painting itself. We’ll explore the most frequent […]
March 9, 2021

How to Store Paint and Chemicals in the Winter Months

Painting and maintenance of your home or property are vital in keeping your things looking their best and safest. If you have leftover paint or chemicals […]
March 23, 2021

Tips for Painting Wood Paneling

Wood paneling has made a comeback in recent years and with it the need for a few tips when painting wood paneling. Designing wood paneling is […]
April 13, 2021

Is it Safe to Have Your House Painted When You’re Pregnant? Here’s All You Need to Know

When you are pregnant, you might feel compelled to renovate your home, which could include painting your nursery. This leads to the question of whether or […]
April 27, 2021

Increase Your Home’s Value with a Fresh Coat of Paint

One of the simplest and most inexpensive ways to increase the value of your home is by painting. You can do an interior project or paint […]
May 11, 2021

How to Evaluate Painting Proposals

Getting a painting proposal is one of the first steps in hiring a painter to do a job for you. It is important to understand how […]
May 25, 2021

Should I Pressure Wash My House Before Painting?

When you are getting ready to paint the exterior of your house, you may wonder if you need to pressure wash it first. The fact is […]
June 8, 2021

When Should I Dispose of My Used Paint?

Many people have half-used cans of paint rattling around their attic or basement that they told themselves they will use someday. More often than not, these […]
June 22, 2021

Faux Finish: Three Types and Deciding Which One Is for You

Faux Finish: Three Types and Deciding Which One Is for You A faux finish is a way of adding texture to a paint job for a […]