Pressure Washing Your Home: The Complete DIY Guide

Summer is the perfect time to pressure-wash your home — you can take advantage of warm days with no rain or wind to thoroughly clean all the algae, mildew, and dirt that’s built up on your siding. But before you head to your nearest home improvement store to rent or purchase a pressure washer, read these tips. Pressure washers are extremely powerful and, if not used properly, can cause damage to your home and to you!

Staining Your Deck: 8 Steps to Doing it Right

Staining your deck isn’t difficult, but it does take some time and preparation. Applying stain to your deck will not only improve its appearance by bringing out the wood grain and texture, but it will also provide protection from rain and other damaging elements. Your deck will probably need to be stained every 1-3 years.

You can test your deck to see it if needs to be stained. Just sprinkle some water on the wood; if the water pools up, you’re good to wait a bit longer. But if the water is absorbed in less than 10 minutes, it’s time to get started!

How to Make Paint Work for Your Business

You’ve heard that “location, location, location” plays an important role in the success of your business, but every good business owner knows that location isn’t all it takes — your business’s success also depends on a lot of hard work, great employees, good management, and a solid marketing strategy. A big part of all of this is the “look” of your business — which, of course, includes painting! Read on to learn three ways paint plays a crucial role in the success of your business.

8 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Painting This Spring

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The task of repainting the exterior of a home can seem daunting. But by following some simple steps and performing routine maintenance, you can lessen the amount of elbow grease it takes, and end up with better results.

3 Great Reasons to Paint your House in Spring

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Ever painted the exterior of a house during the dog days of summer because you are worried about drying time? Instead of ringing out your shirt and trying to keep the sweat-sting out of your eyes, consider the benefits of exterior home painting during springtime.