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Painting Safely: 5 Simple Steps to Using Low-VOC Paint

Hey there, eco-conscious homeowners! Are you ready to give your home a fresh coat of paint without compromising your health? Say hello to low-VOC paint – your new best friend for a safer and greener painting experience. Let's dive into five simple steps to painting...

3 Easy Steps to Choosing Between Interior and Exterior Paint: Which One Fits Your Project?

So, what’s the big difference between these two types of paint? Well, for starters, they’re designed for different jobs. Exterior paint is like your home’s first line of defense against the elements. It’s tough, it’s durable, and it can handle whatever Mother Nature throws its way. Interior paint, on the other hand, is all about style and comfort. It’s made for the inside of your home, where it’s cozy and dry.

Mastering Interior Painting: Should You Paint Walls or Trim First?

Hey there, painting enthusiasts! At New Look Painting, we understand that starting an interior painting project can feel like diving into the deep end of a pool. But fear not! We're here to guide you through the process and make sure you come out on the other side...

11 Calming Paint Colors To Make A Happy Home

11 Interior colors that can take a cold home and turn your rooms into a warm, inviting and comfy space.

Tipping Etiquette: Should You Tip Your Painters?

Every homeowner wants their home to look its best. So when they hire professional painters, they expect top-notch service. But after the job is complete, the final walkthrough is done, and the painting crew is packing up, you might be asking yourself a good question: Do you tip painters?
In many service-based industries, tipping is pretty straightforward, and expected, but the guidelines aren’t quite as clear with professional painters.

Natural vs. Artificial Light: How Lighting Affects Paint Colors

When decorating a room, one factor often overlooked is the influence that lighting has on interior paint colors. Whether it's coming from the golden sun or from a cool LED lamp, the type of light in a space can dramatically alter the appearance of the paint. In this...

Benefits of Painted Staircases: Transform Your Home’s Focal Point

It is important to pay special attention to the type of paint being used as well as the technique used to apply paint to give the right effect. Follow these tips to prevent that from happening.

What is Chalkboard Paint? Exploring Creativity and Applications

It is important to pay special attention to the type of paint being used as well as the technique used to apply paint to give the right effect. Follow these tips to prevent that from happening.

How to Achieve a Smooth Brush-Free Finish with Paint Sprayers

It is important to pay special attention to the type of paint being used as well as the technique used to apply paint to give the right effect. Follow these tips to prevent that from happening.

Tips for Painting Over a Dark-Colored Wall with Lighter Paint

It is important to pay special attention to the type of paint being used as well as the technique used to apply paint to give the right effect. Follow these tips to prevent that from happening.

3 Easy Steps to Choosing Between Interior and Exterior Paint: Which One Fits Your Project?

3 Easy Steps to Choosing Between Interior and Exterior Paint: Which One Fits Your Project?

So, what’s the big difference between these two types of paint? Well, for starters, they’re designed for different jobs. Exterior paint is like your home’s first line of defense against the elements. It’s tough, it’s durable, and it can handle whatever Mother Nature throws its way. Interior paint, on the other hand, is all about style and comfort. It’s made for the inside of your home, where it’s cozy and dry.

Tipping Etiquette: Should You Tip Your Painters?

Tipping Etiquette: Should You Tip Your Painters?

Every homeowner wants their home to look its best. So when they hire professional painters, they expect top-notch service. But after the job is complete, the final walkthrough is done, and the painting crew is packing up, you might be asking yourself a good question: Do you tip painters?
In many service-based industries, tipping is pretty straightforward, and expected, but the guidelines aren’t quite as clear with professional painters.