Tips & Tricks

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How to Test Paint Colors Before Committing

  December 6, 2019

You’ve decided to paint a room in your home, but before committing to a color you’ll want to test out some different shades. Choosing a paint color for the interior of your home can be a difficult task, but it is one of the most crucial steps in the house painting process. While you may… Read More

exposed ceiling after painting it black

5 Color Ideas for Painting an Exposed Ceiling

  November 6, 2019

The walls, window frames, and even the floors get more attention. You can transform an exposed ceiling from an eyesore into a seamless integration of the space or even a statement piece with a little painting job. Before getting into the different color trends you can go with for your exposed ceiling, here’s why it’s… Read More

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How to Remove Graffiti

  September 25, 2019

Even if you live in a “good” area, you still have the risk of graffiti tarnishing your property. Once you see it, your first instinct is how to remove it. Here is what you need to know when you want to get rid of graffiti, by painting over or removing it. Research Before putting any… Read More

Staged kitchen and dining room

Stage Your Home So It Sells

  September 18, 2019

One of the key factors that can influence how quickly your home sells is its staging. Staging your home, when done correctly, will highlight your home’s strengths, downplay its weaknesses and appeal to the greatest number of potential buyers. The goal with home staging is to help the prospective buyer envision themselves living in their… Read More

Wallpaper: Paint Over It or Remove It | Blog | Arizona Painting Company

Wallpaper: Paint Over It or Remove It

  March 24, 2019

Now you need to decide what course you are going to take. Some wallpaper is not easy to paint over. The resulting look can be less than appealing. On the other hand, there are those stories you have probably heard about the never-ending layers of wallpaper. Peel one layer off only to find another and… Read More

How to Paint Your Kitchen Backsplash | Blog | Arizona Painting Company

How to Paint Your Kitchen Backsplash

  November 28, 2018

If your kitchen is out of date or no longer reflects your style, it might be time to consider adding some updates. One easy way to boost the visual appeal of your kitchen is to add a backsplash. Installing a traditional stone or tile backsplash can be expensive, time-consuming, and require a professional. A painted… Read More

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Prolong the Exterior Paint on Your Home

  November 14, 2018

Everything, including your mailbox, landscaping, front door, and exterior décor, contributes to the aesthetic appeal of your home. The most valuable component to your curb appeal, however, is a fresh coat of exterior paint. Not only does your exterior paint show off your personal style and color choices, it protects one of your biggest investments.… Read More

Repainting Your Living Room | Blog | Arizona Painting Company

Repainting Your Living Room

  October 17, 2018

You can refresh the look and make a statement when you approach this task mindfully. Take time to consider everything that will make this important room stand out. Some questions to think about are, how do you use the room? What mood do you want to set? How do you want people to feel while… Read More

Cool Your Home: Light-Colored Paint | Blog | Arizona Painting Company

Keep Your Home Cool with Light-Colored Paint

  September 12, 2018

This is due to heat absorption and reflection. Darker colors tend to absorb light and heat while lighter colors reflect them. So, when the sunshine is beating down on your home, the color it’s painted will affect the inside temperature. Absorbing Light or Reflecting It The darker the color the more light it absorbs. When… Read More