Choosing a Good Painting Contractor

Choosing a Painting Contractor 101

Every year thousands of homeowners hire professional painting contractors, then find themselves disappointed with the results. You may be asking yourself the following questions.

  • How do I find a good painting contractor? Or would I be able to do a better job of painting my home yourself?
  • What should I look for in a painting contractor?
  • Why is it worth paying a contractor when I could paint my house for less myself?
  • What are the benefits of hiring a painting contractor?


The problem for so many homeowners is they fail to hire a good painting contractor. The following articles will help you answer these questions.

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How To Hire a Paint Contractor

By Sharper Impressions Painting (Dublin, Ohio, USA)
When you decide to get your house painted the painting contractor you choose will make all the difference in the world. There are so many different aspects to choosing a professional painting contractor. I have a ...
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Painter & Decorator – A History

By Michael J. Butler (E-Z Painting Inc.)
A painter and decorator is a tradesman responsible for the painting and decorating of buildings such as houses, and is also known as a decorator or house painter. History of the trade. In England, little is known of ...
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Painting Business

13 Point Checklist of Essential Tools Needed to Start a Painting Business If you are considering starting a commercial or residential painting business you will only need some basic low-cost tools to start with. You can buy ...
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Selecting a Contractor

Always do your home work. That is most important when selecting a contractor. Make sure they are insured. Always get there insurance information from the insurance company. This is more official coming from the insurance ...
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Should You Hire a Painter or Not?

By Tim V (Houston,TX)
Have you ever thought about hiring a painter to paint your house, bedroom, living room? Well, I have and my experience in hiring a painter has been quite the experience. About five years ago my wife and I wanted ...
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The very best paint job ever!!

By Rebekah (Eagle River, Alaska)
We hired a company in Anchorage Alaska to paint our house. To be honest I just looked in the phone book and picked a contractor that had been in business for some time and was licensed and bonded. Their name was North ...
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Top 10 Reasons to Use a Painting Contractor

By Debbie Zimmer (Paint Quality Institute - //
Even experienced do-it-yourselfers sometimes need to turn things over to a pro. Here are 10 reasons to call a paint contractor in: When painting a two- or three-story home. If you’re not in ideal ...
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