Freshly painting the exterior of your home will instantly provide a facelift for your home and make it look clean and new. Unfortunately, it seems everything deteriorates within a short period. The house looks dirty and faded, and in desperate need of repainting. When your house painting is not done by professional hands, but rather a DIY attempt, this deterioration will likely happen a lot sooner. Many people want to save some cash and try such projects on their own and DIY exterior painting has its risks. Today, we at L. W. Winslow Painting, Inc would like to discuss the importance of having a professional handle your exterior painting project.
Is it Cheaper to Hire a Painter or Do it Yourself?
You will need to buy the necessary equipment and supplies such as a scaffold, extension ladders, brushes, and rollers, drop clothes, and more if you want to do the painting yourself. Fortunately, a professional painter has all the tools that are needed for the job. Hiring a professional paint may just save you some cash as the paint job is going to be better quality and last longer too.
Proper Paint Prep & Clean Up
There is a lot of preparation work required in order for a long lasting quality painting job to be achieved. The most important and time consuming part of the painting process is preparation work. Despite the quality of the paint or technique used, ill-prepared walls and surfaces will ruin the job. Additionally, the paint will fade quickly with shoddy application of preparation material. The painter will clean up in a short time because they make fewer mistakes compared to a DIY when the whole painting is done. The painter will leave your house neat and tidy.
High Quality Paint & Materials
With promises of quality and a professional look, a lot of products flood the painting market. It can be difficult to know which ones will be right for your home, though those products deliver. Through painting suppliers, professionals’ painters know the products that will be perfect for your home and can get these products at wholesale discounts. When you hire one, their experience from working on homes of all kinds will come in handy.
Efficient Exterior House Painting
Simply because they paint every day, Professional painters can work quicker than a DIY painter. The quality of the painting will not be sacrificed for speed. Painting contractors also know techniques that will give your home a fantastic look in addition finishing the paint job within a short time.