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Painting Your Brick Or Stucco Home

a brick home painted white

Brick and stucco homes are fantastic. They hold up to the test of time. But just like with any other exterior, weather and the elements can take their toll on them. A fresh coat of paint can give your brick or stucco home a much-needed makeover, even if it hasn’t been touched in decades.

Painted brick will require repainting every 10-15 years to maintain its appearance. In most cases, pr…

Why Painting Company Reviews Matter

Reviews get a bad rap sometimes. There’s so many sites out there that offer them, and there’s so many people in our industry that “fake” their reviews. It can be frustrating as a consumer, we hear that quite a bit.

Below are some of the most trusted review sites when you’re choosing a painting contractor. These sites are trusted for a few reasons. First, they offer real insights from…

5 Frequntly Asked Interior Painting Questions

We’ve painted hundreds and hundreds of interiors all across the KC metro. The point of saying this up front isn’t to brag, it’s simply providing context for the following FAQ’s. Trust me when I say many of these questions have been asked a hundred times before! If you’re considering re-painting your home’s interior, this may answer a few of your questions up front…

Do I have to…

Understanding Low-Ball Painting & Remodeling Bids

You’ve probably heard the term “low-ball” before, especially in regards to a bid or offer. We see them all the time in our industry. Low-ball painting and remodeling bids, unfortunately, can seem really attractive to many homeowners.

By definition, when a contractor offers a too-good-to-be-true price (often far below the industry average for professional interior remodeling or painting)…

Relaxing Paint Colors For Your Bathroom

green sage adds a relaxing feel to a newly painted bathroom

Kansas City winters are harsh, there’s no debating that. After a long day in the blustering wind and chilly temperatures, nothing beats coming home and unwinding with a nice hot shower or warm bath.

It’s even nicer if your bathroom feels like a relaxing, peaceful retreat. If you have kids, the bathroom may be your getaway room. The one place in the house where you can lock the door and…

Why Painting In The Winter Is A Smart Idea

image of a home that was painted in the winter

Painting in the winter can seem counter intuitive. It’s cold. You’re inside all the time. You can’t get a really clear picture of how light will affect the room. All true statements.

However, there’s a few counter-claims to consider that are certainly worth consideration. Painting your home’s interior in the winter is a smart idea if you take into account the information…

Building “Value Equity” In Your Home

Building “Value Equity” In Your Home

When it comes to equity in your home, most of the tactics to create it are related to actual cash equity, based on decisions made at purchase. Historically, there are three traditional ways to impact the equity in your home:

Put down a larger down payment at purchase.
Choose a 15 or 20 year mortgage versus a 30 year mortgage.
Make extra…

The Case For Painting Your Home’s Walls White

a modern kitchen is painted totally white including the bench and walls

We are seeing a number of homeowners that are interested in painting their home’s interior white – or cream, dove, etc. There’s a good case to be made for painting your walls white. Here’s a few compelling reasons you might take this path:

Let Your Furniture and Decor Own The Spotlight: We’ve all seen “perfect” interiors being shared online via every possible social media outlet.

How Long Would It Take To Paint My Home’s Interior?

the question of how long it takes to paint a home's interior is answered here

We hear this question a lot…”How long will it take to paint my home’s interior?” The answer, of course is “it depends.” But that’s not vague simply to duck a tough question.  There really are a number of factors at play. Room sizes, total rooms painted, single versus multi color and the amount of prep work are just a few factors that come into play. The total time it takes is…

Choosing Paint Colors For Multi-Family Properties

If you own a multi-family property in the greater Kansas City area, chances are you’ve had to consider when or if to repaint your asset. Often times, this decision is based on price…but for sharp property owners, there’s a growing understanding that an outstanding exterior paint job can improve occupancy and even resale value – especially for new construction. It’s a matter of being penny…

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