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Temperature and Humidity with Paint | Blog | Arizona Painting Company

Affect of Temperature and Humidity on Paint

  October 10, 2018

This knowledge will help ensure your painting looks as good as you hope. It will also help keep unpleasant surprises from popping up. How Hot Is It? Painting in just the right temperature is important to get a nice looking finished result. Here in Arizona, bitter cold is seldom an issue. At these temperatures paint… Read More

Color Consultant for Paint Projects | Blog | Arizona Painting Company

Reasons to Use a Color Consultant for a Paint Project

  September 26, 2018

This is crucial to ensure a satisfactory outcome. Poor planning often leads to poor results. One of the major concerns in planning a big project like this is deciding the colors that will be used. Whether interior or exterior, ideally you will get it right on the first try. Hiring a color consultant is a… Read More

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Ladder Safety

  February 17, 2015

Although it may not be an “interesting” safety subject, ladder safety is a very important subject any homeowner should familiarize him or herself with.  When used properly ladders can be very safe, however, when used improperly you can risk your life and limbs!… Read More

Which Paints Belongs on What Surfaces

  January 22, 2015

DIY painting projects are great, but not if you feel unsure of yourself! Phoenix painting contractors are far too familiar with instances of painting novices being disappointed with the outcomes of their do-it-yourself projects, simply because they didn’t have the right guidance before taking on the task. In many cases, the issue goes all the way back to which paints belong where. Learn all about appropriate painting surfaces to ensure you never have to worry about mess-ups with your DIY projects!… Read More

All-In-One Paint & Primer

  January 14, 2015

When Phoenix painting contractors take on a painting project, the biggest factor to consider is usually cost. Cost of supplies, cost of paint, and most importantly, the cost of time. Expenses don’t just have to be monetary, and the Phoenix and Glendale AZ painters at the Arizona Painting Company know that your time is valuable. All-in-one paint and primer can be a great time saver when you’re completing a big DIY project, but it is not always the best option. Here is a quick guide to help you decide when you should and  should not use combination products.… Read More

Painting your Stairs

  December 29, 2014

If you are sick and tired of staring at your plain white staircase, here is our Phoenix house painters’ step-by-step guide to give it some character. Whether you want to make it a vibrant solid color or paint on an intricate pattern, here are the steps you will take and the tools you will need.… Read More

Treating Wood Walls at Home

  October 16, 2014

Do you own a house that was built in the wood paneling era? If you are looking for a way to bring a refreshing new look to your drab wood paneled walls here are Arizona Painting Company’s DIY tips for covering your wood walls with an esthetically pleasing coat of paint.… Read More

Painting in Monsoon Season, Phoenix and Tucson

  August 13, 2014

Every summer the residents of Arizona get excited, not because of the 110 degree temperatures or the increased scorpion sightings, but because July and August mean monsoon season!  It means we finally have a chance to see some rain that we’ve most likely not seen since January.  Yes, we don’t like the humidity but we welcome the storms and rain to wash off our dusty homes and streets.… Read More

5 Unique Uses for Painter’s Tape

  May 20, 2014

Painter’s tape doesn’t look like much. It’s not a cult favorite, like duct tape, nor does it have the kind of no-frills ruggedness that everyone loves about electrical tape. No, even Glendale AZ painters like us have to admit that painter’s tape isn’t exactly the most popular of tapes. But wow, is it useful or what?… Read More