Is Priming Necessary for Exterior Painting?

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When it comes to exterior painting projects, preparation is always key. However, different locations come with a variety of factors that play into exactly what kind of preparation is necessary.  One common question regarding surface prep is: “Do I need to prime before painting?” In this article, we are looking at why residents of Rhode […]

5 Painting Projects to Touch Up Your Home This Fall

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As the summer season draws to a close, it’s time to start thinking about completing those painting projects you’ve been putting off. Whether you’re just tired of old colors or staring at that worn-out piece of furniture, a fresh coat of paint can truly transform your living spaces. Let’s look at a few painting project […]

Is Higher-Quality Exterior Paint Worth It?

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When it comes to maintaining your home’s exterior in Rhode Island, one of the most crucial decisions you’ll make is choosing the right paint. Not the right paint color, as important as that is, or even the right painting company, but the right paint itself. Sometimes brands all blend together, and it’s easy to wonder […]