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Benefits Of Staining Your Deck

Posted 01-12-2011 at 10:38 AM by housepaintingny (House Painting & Staining)
Updated 06-01-2013 at 10:14 AM by kwikfishron (Removed link)

A properly applied stain is part of regular maintenance to protect your deck from stains, mildew, the elements and damaging uv rays. Stain products exist for every type of deck, including composite decking. Selecting the appropriate product to match the your deck material and applying it the proper way will ensure a long-lasting, great-looking deck that you can be proud of.

Unprotected wood will turn gray and will eventually severely crack. A deck should be restained every 1-1/2 to...
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EPA Lead Laws

Posted 01-10-2011 at 07:22 AM by housepaintingny (House Painting & Staining)
Updated 06-01-2013 at 10:15 AM by kwikfishron

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that renovations and repairs of pre-1978 buildings must now be conducted using safe practices to protect families and workers from exposure to lead-based paint. EPA proposed the Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule, which requires contractors to be trained and certified in lead-safe work practices, in 2006. In 2008, EPA finalized the rule and set April 22, 2010 as the implementation date. This law pertains to renovations exceeding more than...
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Exterior House Painting

Posted 01-10-2011 at 07:21 AM by housepaintingny (House Painting & Staining)
Updated 06-01-2013 at 10:19 AM by kwikfishron (Removed links)

Painting your exterior and maintaining it is important, not only for curb appeal, but the paint on your exterior is the only thing protecting your most valuable investment from the elements. It will cost you more in the long run to repair damaged wood and if the exterior paint is in real bad shape it will take longer to prepare the substrate for the proper paint job.
Good house painting contractors
will not stop at simply applying paint to your exterior, other aspects need to be taken...
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Why Hire A Professional House Painter

Posted 01-08-2011 at 02:50 PM by housepaintingny (House Painting & Staining)
Updated 06-01-2013 at 10:21 AM by kwikfishron (Removed links)

The least expensive house painter that you can find or DIY may not be the best value and safest way to have the interior of your house painted. when making the decision to paint your homes interior yourself, going with the local handyman, or hiring a there are a few things that you should keep in mind.


1) Safety comes to my mind first and that should be the most important factor for you and your family. Painting can be hazardous work, whether itís working on a ladder or...
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An Accent Wall

Posted 01-08-2011 at 02:44 PM by housepaintingny (House Painting & Staining)
Updated 06-01-2013 at 10:23 AM by kwikfishron (Removed link)

An accent wall is one wall within a room that is painted a different shade or color than the other three walls in that room. The wall that is accented is usually the first wall that is seen upon entering that room.

An accent wall can be used to highlight a large focal point on or near that wall (tv, entertainment center, bed, fireplace, bookcase).

In most cases, an accent wall is a bold color i.e., orange against neutral walls i.e., white. Or a vibrant shade against...
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