Tips for Painting Over Old Interior Paint

The paint on your wall, the one that’s been there since you bought the house, have you considered painting over it? Say goodbye to that old chipping paint and hello to a new fresh coat to spruce up your home. Painting is an integral part of maintenance as it protects the walls and wood frame in your home the paint creates a layer that protects and preserves your home. Generally, you want to paint your interior home for 5-10 years. There are a few things to consider when deciding to pai...
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DIY Or Hire a Pro?

  Many DIYers think “why hire a professional painter when I can do it myself?” While some projects are small enough to do well and in a timely manner, most paint projects would benefit from hiring a professional. Not only will professional painters execute your vision with professionalism and high quality work, but they will also do it quickly. You may find that a project costs less if you do it yourself. If saving money is your goal, DIY could be for you. Though, there are...
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3 Fall Home Painting Trends in 2022

Do you see the leaves changing color? Are you smelling the cooler nights and hot pumpkin spice lattes in the air? Autumn is finally here! If you’re in the mood to start shopping for fall home decor and paint, this is a great time to find on-trend items that will make it easy to transition your home from summer to fall.  To help you get started, today Southern Perfection Painting Inc. is sharing the top fall home decor trends and design styles for 2022.  As you scroll through the fall de...
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3 Tips To Make Your Next Painting Project More Enjoyable

3 Tips To Make Your Next Painting Project More Enjoyable
Do you have a painting project coming up that you are dreading? Then this blog is for you. Your next painting project does not have to be such a hassle! There are a few tips and tools you can implement so your next project can be more enjoyable.   1. Take extra on the prep work to save time later.  Give attention to the areas that are:  Cracked, flaking or peeling. Cover holes and gaps properly. Remove light switches and outlet covers. Cover anyth...
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7 Ways to Repurpose Your Paint Bucket

Repurpose Your Paint Bucket
Are you wondering what to do with your spare paint buckets after your painting project? Here are 7 creative ways to upcycle and repurpose your paint buckets.  1. Planter Change your paint bucket into a planter. You can use the handles to hang the cans on a hook to make a hanging planter or screw the cans directly into a fence or other outdoor wood furniture. 2. Storage Container Do you need help organizing your paperwork? Repurpose your spare paint buckets as storage in your...
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Guide to Wallpaper Removal

Is it time to freshen up a room in your home by removing wallpaper? Then this blog is for you. Read on to learn the tools you need to make this DIY project a quick fix. Learn how to prepare your walls for wallpaper removal, understand the different types of wallpaper and the different methods you can use.  Prepare In order to begin your wallpaper removal project take everything off the walls. Remove or cover all furniture. Cover up outlets. Have a garbage bag ready f...
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Is It Time to Paint Your Ceiling?

Is It Time to Paint Your Ceiling?
While most people might think that painting their ceiling would be a straightforward process, there are some things that you should keep in mind when doing so. Even something as simple as painting a ceiling can become complicated if not done properly.  When painting the ceiling, it is often impossible to match the current white if you are just trying to get away with painting the repair. Most times, the entire ceiling will need to be painted because the original white may have darkened ...
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Painting 101- A Beginner’s Guide to Interior Painting

Painting 101- A Beginner’s Guide to Interior Painting
It’s the beginning of the year and we are all itching for a change, so here is your guide to interior painting. Whether you’re patching a hole in the wall, painting a room or the entire house, Southern Perfection Painting Inc. has all the tips you need to paint like a professional. 1. Prepwork is Vital.  Do you want to save time and money on your painting project? Then preparation work is vital! Cutting out the prep work slows down your project and will leave you with a space that loo...
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How to Make Stucco Last Longer

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Across the nation people rely on stucco exterior for its great looks and durability. Though in reality, this material is very water absorbent and needs to be sealed. Do you want to make the exterior on your home last longer? We know the secret how…Waterproof it! In this blog we will talk about what stucco is, why homeowners choose stucco, and how to make stucco last longer.  What is Stucco? You have probably seen stucco around your neighborhood without even realizing it. It is a ...
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Why You Should Hire a Painter

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Is it better to paint yourself or hire a painter? The answer to this is pretty simple: if it can’t be fixed with a quick wash or a little spackle, hire a professional painter. If your walls are in poor condition or you’re just ready for something new. Professional painters have the best tools and techniques to do the paint job with precision and perfection. They use quality paint best suited for your home that will stay on your walls for years. By hiring a professional painting service, it ensu...
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