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Home Painting Videos, and How-To Articles

Paint Colors To Match Your Design Style

07/08/2021|

4 MIN READ

Choosing an exterior paint color scheme to match the design of your home and the style you want to emphasize can be a daunting task. Then again, being a responsible homeowner is no small accomplishment – so if you’ve gotten that far, we think you’re up for the challenge!

The Most Popular Exterior House Paint Colors Of 2021

06/02/2021|

4 MIN READ

2021 has seen two main sets of popular exterior house paint schemes, with many top paint colors to consider. Lighter colors featuring warm creamy whites, greys, pale blues, earthy greens, and even beige are in high demand. In contrast, darker colors, such as black, bronze, navy blue, dark greys, and warm browns, are also rising.

How To Safely Remove Lead Paint From Your Home

05/05/2021|

6 MIN READ

Banned from residential paints in 1978, lead paint is in the majority of homes built before that year. Lead poisoning is caused by paint that is flaking, peeling, chipping, and chalking, or by dust during a repair project. However, by following the EPA guidelines, we can safely contain the dust and keep your home lead-safe and worry-free.

How To Choose The Right Paint Colors For Your Home

04/05/2021|

2 MIN READ

If you work with SFW Painting, we will have a professional paint consultant meet you at your house to help guide you through your interior paint palette. Having an experienced guide makes the process much easier and it will give you confidence that you chose the right paint colors for your home' new interior paint job.

Three Interior Paint Projects To Give Your Home A Facelift

03/04/2021|

2 MIN READ

We walk through the entrance of our house almost every day, but do we stop to notice the wear and tear or take a second glance at how everything looks? Just stopping for a minute can allow us to assess the area, helping us know if any paint is faded, discolored, chipping, or outdated.

Best Interior And Exterior Paint Brands For Your Home

02/03/2021|

2 MIN READ

Picking a paint product can be challenging because of all the different paint brands to choose from, Today, there are a wide variety of paint styles, colors, and finishes available. So, to help homeowners decide between different exterior and interior paint options, we've compared a few of our favorite exterior and interior paint brands.

Should You Paint Or Stain The Cabinets In Your Home?

01/07/2021|

3 MIN READ

We all do it. Stare at our cabinets for minutes, wondering what we will do to get all the memories off of the wood. Whether you are grabbing a mug for some coffee, a plate for dinner, or storing something in your kitchen, it's usually evident if your cabinets need new paint or stain.

Preserve The Interior Of Your Historical Home

12/07/2020|

2 MIN READ

SFW Painting specializes in preserving the interior of your historical home. We start by painting the trim on the interior of older homes, this is an essential step in the painting process. Well-painted trim that contrasts with the walls can make your home look stunning. Our team of professional painters excels at all facets of trim painting and restoration.

Proper Masking And Taping Are Essential To Home Painting

11/30/2020|

3 MIN READ

Precision masking includes masking windows, floors, and personal items with the correct masking material, i.e., plastic film or masking paper for nonbreathable surfaces, landscape fabric for plants, and breathable areas. By ensuring tight masking on lead containment, it's also paramount for safety.