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Offline michelli

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How to Hire a Painting Contractor
« on: September 03, 2013, 07:30:45 AM »
Painting is one of the most important home improvement job that a homeowner wants to do, but it is not as easy as it looks like. Using a professional painting contractor relieves you of stress, but finding the right painting contractor is an important decision to make after analyzing a handful of factors. Here are the few guidelines that will make your decision process easier.

Before you hire a painter:
•   First of all, you need to decide what areas in your home need the paint.
•   Think about, if there are any pending works that you want to do before painting begins.
•   Decide about colors  to use or combination of colors.

How can I hire painting contractor:
•   The best way to find painting contractors is through reference from your friends, neighbors or relatives who had good experience with painting contractors in the past.
•   Get estimates from at least three contractors and interview them about their experience, license and recent projects references.
•   Be clear about colors to use and what surfaces you want to paint such as walls, trims, moldings, and ceilings.
•   Make sure that contract is detailed and well written.
•   Check the references of past customers and talk to them directly, if possible try to visit the sites.

Once you have followed above said tips, you will be ready to hire the right painting contractor for your project.

Offline scott

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Re: How to Hire a Painting Contractor
« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2014, 01:18:28 AM »
You can research on internet about ratings and reviews of painting contractors. Try registering on and review detailed contractor profiles to compare contractor’s capabilities and background before hiring.

Offline KathleenHayton

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Re: How to Hire a Painting Contractor
« Reply #2 on: June 27, 2015, 03:55:03 AM »
Using a professional painting contractor takes the stress out of painting your home. But finding the right one is an important decision that requires careful consideration. 
« Last Edit: June 28, 2015, 09:18:44 AM by admin »