Painting your home is a great way to give it a whole new look, without an evasive and expensive home remodel. If you’re thinking about hiring painting contractors in Edmonton, you might have some questions.
Elite Trade Painting in Edmonton shares answers to frequently asked questions:
How do I hire a painting contractor?
When hiring a painting contractor, do lots of research. Just like any renovation contractor, you want to make sure they’re licensed and insured. Ask if they have WCB coverage and for references from past clients. You should also ask about their experience and expertise. You want to hire a painter that has lots of experience. As the old saying goes, practice makes perfect.
Will you help me choose colours?
Yes! Elite Trade Painting can be as involved or not involved as you wish. They can work with you to select the perfect colours for your home and design scheme. They can also make suggestions on the types of colours that will go best with the specific lighting in your home. Some homeowners paint their home before listing it for sale. If that’s the case, read about paint colours to help sell your home.
Do I have to wash my walls first?
No, painting contractors will take care of all the work for you, including the wall preparation. They will wash the walls, fill any holes or dents, and ensure your walls are ready to be painted. You don’t have to worry about a thing.
Do I have to be home when the house is being painted?
No, most paint jobs are completed when the homeowner is at work. You work during weekdays, and so do painting contractors. So, you can go to work or go out to run errands and when you come home, you’ll see the progress they’ve made. Hiring a painting company, you can trust, with a license and insurance, is very important.
What kind of paint will be used?
Most painting contractors have a paint supply store or brand they prefer. If you do not like their usual brand, or have a brand you prefer, just let them know. They will be happy to use the paint of your choice. If they see a problem with the quality of the paint you’ve chosen, they might make a suggestion to ensure you get the best results. For example, a knowledgeable paint will recommend a higher quality paint for walls that get washed often, like the bathroom or kitchen walls. Cheap paint can come off and fade when you wipe it.
Painters in Edmonton
Elite Trade Painting provides a top-quality interior and exterior painting experience. Their thorough process and attention to detail make them one of the top choices among painting contractors. They work for many residential, and commercial property owners in Edmonton and surrounding areas.
Ready to paint? Call Elite Trade Painting!