Steps for Refinishing and Painting Wooden and Laminate Kitchen Cabinets

Posted September 29, 2017 by RB Painting

Steps for Refinishing and Painting Wooden and Laminate Kitchen Cabinets

In order to refinish dated cabinets, you need to go through several steps in order to succeed in this type of home improvement task. First, you need to remove the doors and hardware from the cabinets. Next, clean the inside and outside of the cabinets. Then, fill in any gouges with putty before sanding them. […]

Tips to Help You Paint Your Interior Like a Pro

Posted September 19, 2017 by RB Painting

Tips to Help You Paint Your Interior Like a Pro

Painting a room is one of the fastest ways to make it look fresh and clean. Beginners may think that hiring a professional is the best way to have the job done, but with a little work and some tips and tricks, anyone can paint the interior of their home and have it look fantastic! […]

Four Surefire Tips on Brightening Dark Rooms with Paint

Posted August 30, 2017 by RB Painting

Four Surefire Tips on Brightening Dark Rooms with Paint

Dark rooms can be dreary and uninviting to your family and guests who visit your home. Adding windows and other structural changes may not be an option, so how do you lighten up a dark room? You need not worry! There are plenty of easy ways to decorate a darker room to make it lighter […]

Six Things to Know Before Painting the Exterior of a House

Posted August 23, 2017 by RB Painting

Six Things to Know Before Painting the Exterior of a House

Although painting the exterior of your house seems simple enough, there are many things that you need to know to do it properly. Here is some information to use when planning a house painting project. Plan for Dry Weather To properly paint a house, you need to know when it is the best time to […]

Color Ideas for a Garage Door

Posted July 28, 2017 by RB Painting

Color ideas for your Garage Door

If you want to paint your garage door, you may have reached an impasse as to what color you should choose. What you do not want to do is pick a hue that is bright or vivid. Doing so may be more of a distraction than an improvement. Earth-Friendly Tones You want your garage door’s […]

Before You Paint, Make Sure You Repair the Cracks and Holes in Your Drywall

Posted July 17, 2017 by RB Painting

Before You Paint, Make Sure You Repair the Cracks and Holes in Your Drywall

Walls that need to be painted often need to be repaired and smoothed out before even one stroke of the paintbrush is applied. Although this may sound as if it would be a complex job, especially for the person who is decorator-challenged, it actually is quite simple once you follow a few basic rules. Depending […]

Steps to Creating a Venetian Plaster Faux Finish with Paint

Posted June 28, 2017 by RB Painting

Steps to Creating a Venetian Plaster Faux Finish with Paint

Have you ever craved an old-world look for your home? Perhaps you want something rustic-looking but very attractive to the eye? If this sounds familiar, you may already have investigated Venetian plastering as a possible look for some of the walls in your home. A Venetian finish is rustic in the sense that it looks […]

Which Is Best: Oil-Based Paint or Water-Based Paint?

Posted June 9, 2017 by RB Painting

Which Is Best: Oil-Based Paint or Water-Based Paint?

If you are about to embark on a home refurbishment or home painting project, one of the first things that you should consider is whether you will use oil-based or water-based paints. Not too many years ago, the most popular paints on the market were enamel oil-based paints but due to advances in acrylic paint […]

Your Wooden Fence: Should it be Stained or Painted?

Posted May 26, 2017 by RB Painting

Your Wooden Fence: Should it be Stained or Painted?

If the fence surrounding your home is made of wood, it is a must to protect it. Bare wood that doesn’t have either stain or paint on it will simply not last as long as a protected fence because paint and stain protect from wind, rain, snow, sun, and sleet so that the fence can […]

What Is the Best Technique for Painting Trim?

Posted May 16, 2017 by RB Painting

What Is the Best Technique for Painting Trim?

Painting the interior of your home can be a delicate and frustrating task at the best of times. It requires an especially steady hand to paint small areas like the trim, window sills, and other places. This is why many people prefer to hire professional painters! But even if you have decided to do it […]