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 […]

The Best Tips for Selling Your Home Faster

Posted April 17, 2017 by RB Painting

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When putting your home on the market, first impressions will have a major impact on potential buyers.  They may ask vital questions about the quality of local schools, the neighborhood, and inquire about house maintenance. These are minor factors compared to the vibe potential buyers will get when they first step into your home. If […]

Commercial Office Interior Paint Color Suggestions

Posted April 5, 2017 by RB Painting

Colors have a huge influence on each and every one of us. They can deliver emotions and feelings (subliminally) out of each person. It’s not much of a surprise that most paint manufacturers and companies spend huge amounts of money to select the right colors for their brand and products. By doing this, it helps […]

Painting a Garage Floor? Think Clean and Think Epoxy

Posted March 20, 2017 by RB Painting

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Getting ready to paint is always the least desirable part of the project. This is certainly true for painting a concrete garage floor. In fact, if you don’t prepare the surface of your garage floor correctly, you may be putting down paint that will only last a year or two if that. Many people simply […]

Why it’s a Good Idea to Hire an Expert Painter

Posted February 28, 2017 by RB Painting

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When it comes to giving your home a new paint job, most people think about get-togethers with friends during the weekend, ordering pizza or having a barbecue when weather permits. It’s a great excuse to enjoy one another’s company. It will also help the homeowner save some money in the long run.  We have seen […]

Painting Interior Walls with Pastel Colors Might be More Genius than You Realize

Posted February 6, 2017 by RB Painting

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Modern trends in interior designs have nowadays shifted to favor pastel colors and with good reason. They belong to a family of colors that have a high value and low intermediate saturation that create a soft soothing and desaturated ambiance without a strong chromatic content found in most of the other family of colors. Who […]

Increase Energy Efficiency by Winterizing Your Home

Posted January 13, 2017 by RB Painting

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This is the time of the year when homeowners and renters are cranking up the heat in their home. Although, their heating energy bills are cranking up, as well. Most people know that caulking windows and using weather stripping on doors can only do so much. Well, the cool crowd does anyway, which includes you […]