If you’re thinking about painting the exterior of your home yourself, your first decision shouldn’t concern the color or sheen of the paint but, rather, who’s going to do the painting. Deciding whether to hire a contractor or do the work yourself has implications for your social calendar, your peace of mind and your pocketbook.
With so much at stake, how do you make the right decision? This information from the can help you make the right decision. Without even considering the unpredictable Southern Florida weather, painting outside is something that many people think they can do on their own. We are always up for a challenge, so if you think you can do it yourself, we would love to help you with some tricks of the trade. Naturally, we at South Florida Trust Painting are here to encourage you to seek out a quote from us first, as our professional approach will cut hours of time and stress out of your life, but here are some facts to consider first:
If you ultimately decide to do your own exterior painting, proceed with confidence. Exterior painting is one of the top do-it-yourself projects (trailing only interior painting) but very rarely do people come up with a result that adds value to their home than when done by professional painters like South Florida Trust Painting.
Whatever you decide here are a couple tips: Make sure the surface is properly prepared, and spend a few extra dollars for the best quality exterior paint. Properly-applied top quality acrylic latex paint can last up to ten years or more — so it will be a long time before you have to make this decision again. As always, we at South Florida Trust are the best at what we do, and are excited to work with you to reach your home painting goals. We do understand some people want to try it out for themselves, and we always love seeing the painter from within come out. However, if you need someone to add a professional, clean, precise touch to your work in the South Florida Area, look no further than South Florida Trust Painting.