Posted by House & Condo Painters
Spring, time to liven up the place! Whether you are an expanding family or an empty nester re-purposing rooms in your home, thinking of redecorating or preparing to sell? A new paint job will give you a fresh new look. Are you asking yourself, “should I hire a professional painters to do the work?” Or do you want to do it yourself?
If you aren’t sure which way to go, consider the following 3 reasons to hire professional painting contractor vs DYI.
Quality Paint Jobs.
Let’s face it, professional painters will do a better job and it will last longer. A skilled painting company has the experience dealing with all types of wall textures, know the best type of paint, can make recommendations on which walls to paint which color, and of course how to mask imperfections. They will give you the results you’ll be proud to show off.
More Cost Effective.
If you do the painting yourself, you most probably need to invest in the necessary equipment and supplies; extension ladders, the right brushes and rollers, scaffolding, drop cloths, etc. Plus, what is your time is worth? Consider the hours, days and maybe even weeks you will spend in selecting and making the purchases, setting up, prepping, painting, then cleaning, etc. You may be forgoing crucial time you could be spending with your family and friends, studying, or relaxing or working or doing other chores. So, in the long run, a professional paint company will cost you less AND free up your time!
Prepping & Clean up
If the prep work isn’t done correctly, then you just wasted your time and money. It doesn’t matter what kind of paint, how expensive the paint is, or the technique you use, sloppy or ill prepared walls, stains, spots and surfaces will ruin the job. A professional knows how to treat stains, scrape and prep interior walls and exterior surfaces for the best possible look.