Jul
2015

Looking for Something Different for Your House?

What Are the Different Techniques a House & Interior Painter May Employ?

Even though the most commonly used method for painting an interior is using one basic color which is applied with either a roller or a brush, there are several other types of methods too. Faux finishes are painting techniques which will mimic the look of natural materials like marble or stone. Other kinds range from  striping, sponging, murals, decorative and stenciling. Continue reading

Apr
2015

Want to Try Your Hand at Some DIY Painting?

What Tools Does a Professional Painter Use?

Painting your house will be much easier if you are prepared well in advance. However, before you begin planning any DIY house painting, you need to obtain some important tools in order to obtain the best results. We, at Jas Home Restorations in San Antonio, TX, have compiled a list below of some of the more important tools and supplies any homeowner needs to complete a professional looking DIY painting job. Continue reading

Sep
2014

What You Need to Do before a Major Interior Painting Project

How to Prepare for a Painting Job. Tips from a Local House Painter.

When planning a major interior renovation that includes re-painting the walls and ceilings of your home, then you may need more than just a good painter. You may need to do some work and prepare for the actual work. Naturally, you can always pay your contractor to do that for you, but it may cost you a bit more.So, if you want to save some money and help protect your home from the mess that comes with any painting job, then this is what you should do: Continue reading

Jan
2014

Thinking of changing your career?

Do you need a degree to become a house painter?

A painter, also called a decorator, paints interior or exterior houses to enhance their appearance and also to protect the walls. Being a painter is a profession where someone learns the trade whilst on the job. So, there is no set level of education or qualifications needed to become a painter. But, should someone want to start a business in this field, a license will be needed. This is a job where there is a steady stream of work although the work for exterior painters will decrease in the cold weather. Continue reading

Oct
2013

How to save money and do a good home painting job

Painting contractors advice on saving money from painting

First of all, there are some things you have to spend money on, and some things you can afford to cut corners on. It is only natural to want to minimize your financial losses, that’s why we are here to tell you the best way to do it. Continue reading

Aug
2013

How to choose the right paint color for your home

Professional painter tips to picking appropriate colors for your home

The job of a painter is not an easy one. You need more than just a bucket of paint and a couple of brushes, or rollers. It takes skills and experience to apply, so that it doesn’t start peeling, get streaky, or become uneven. Continue reading

Apr
2013

Your Home is Your Canvas – Paint it With Style

Classic white is no longer as popular as it used to be.

Recent trends in home painting show that colorful combinations or even vintage looking nuances are widely preferred. Although many people believe that experimenting with colors will make your rooms look less spacious, that does not necessarily have to happen. In fact, it is not the colors but the shape of the colorful decorations that determine if a certain room will look small or big. You don’t believe us? Ask your local painter and he will confirm our words! Continue reading

Jan
2013

Questions for your painter.

Choosing the right painter for your home is not an easy task

Whether it is residential or commercial painting, inside or outside work, the proper person for the job is a must. Many homeowners decide to do the painting themselves, ending up regretting their decision. In general many painting contractors provide more than colors on your walls, they are trained and experienced in choosing the right materials, the proper color and the most beautiful design for your home.

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