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What to Consider When Buying a Fixer-Upper as Your First Home

A fixer-upper is a house that needs significant work in order to become an enjoyable place to live. This can involve extensive renovations or simple updates that make a home more modern. What most fixer-uppers have in common is that they’re more affordable upfront, which makes them a good option for first-time homeowners and property […]

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How to Clean a Paintbrush – wikiHow

Patrick has partnered with to co-author articles on some commonly asked painting questions.

APC Top Job Award

APC Magazine – 2020 Top Job Award

We are pleased to have won the American Painting contractor magazine “Top Job” award for the first year!

Boost the Health of Your Household

Boost the Health of Your Household with These Home Upgrades

Home improvement projects are often judged by how much they enhance the function and cosmetic appeal of a home. However, there are many improvements you can make to your home that can help promote the health of your household. Taking steps to keep out pests and reduce indoor pollution can significantly benefit your family’s physical […]

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9 Ways to Attract Millennial Homebuyers

Millennials are currently the largest group of homebuyers in the U.S. and will continue to revolutionize the housing market for years to come. As more millennials pursue homeownership, it is important to revitalize your home in order to attract multiple offers from this surging demographic. Luckily, there are plenty of affordable upgrades and simple ways […]

Patricks Painting Best of Houzz Service

Patrick’s Painting – Best Of Houzz 2020

The Best Of Houzz badge is awarded annually, in three categories: Design, Customer Service and Photography. Design awards honor professionals whose work was the most popular among the Houzz community. Customer Service honors are based on several factors, including a pro’s overall rating on Houzz and client reviews submitted in 2019. Architecture and interior design […]

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Why Home Buyers Run From An Old Paint Job

When you prepare your home for sale, you focus on curb appeal for a very good reason. Failing to make your home look great because of an old paint job could make buyers turn away from the property without out ever stepping foot inside. Here are four ways that your old paint job could damage […]

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Paint Sheen/Finish

Paint Sheen/Finish? We’ll just call it sheen throughout this blog so we don’t confuse anyone. Many people have no idea what a paint sheen is or how to choose the right one for their project. Paint sheen simply means the level of glossiness in paint. The glossier it is, the more of a shine it […]

Interior of Your Home

When is The Best Time to Paint Your Home?

What is the best reason to paint the interior of your home? People are painting the inside of their homes all year around, three hundred sixty something days a year. Some people paint their home because they are stuck in the 80’s and want to come back to modern times. Some people paint their home […]

Best Painting Tools

The Best Tools to Keep on Yourself While Painting.

So you’re planning on painting your bedroom yourself, Great! What are the Best Painting Tools to keep on yourself while doing the work? You’ve got paint, rollers, brushes and the room is prepped with drop clothes on your flooring and plastic on your furniture. Some essential tools you should keep on yourself while painting is […]