4 Reasons to Hire a Professional Painter

Professional Painter | January 24, 2023

If your home’s interior or exterior needs a fresh coat of paint, you have likely weighed the pros and cons of completing the work yourself or hiring a professional. While it is true that you will likely save some money by completing your project by yourself, you will also spend far more time getting the job done. For total peace of mind and a finish you will love, it is well worth hiring a professional to complete your painting project. To demonstrate why hiring a pro is well worth the cost, the exterior and interior painting experts at Dunbar Painting have put together a list of 4 reasons to hire a professional painter for your project.

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4 Benefits of Hiring a Professional Painter

When you choose a professional painter, you are choosing a solution that offers the following benefits:

1. Fully Protected Surfaces

Protecting surfaces is an element that is often overlooked by inexperienced or new painters. While you may be tempted to start painting without covering your furniture or floors, paint can easily splatter on these items during your project. Professional painters will always take the time to mask every surface in your home that is not being painted. This means that all furniture, flooring, and fixtures are completely safe from splatter, keeping everything in the same condition it was in before the job started.

2. All Required Prep is Performed Properly

Professional painters know how important preparation is for every project. That is why they will always take the time to perform any cleaning/degreasing of surfaces and complete any minor repairs to your walls if necessary. From here, they will perform scuff sanding for all required surfaces to allow for better paint adhesion. This ensures a professional fit and finish that is free of cracks, gouges, or other flaws that are all too easy to miss when doing the job yourself.

3. The Right Products for the Job

There are many different types of paint and stain products on the market. While this allows you to select various options based on your needs and budget, it can make it extremely difficult to determine which products are best for your specific requirements. A professional painter will assess the details of your project and determine which products will be the best fit, ensuring optimal results every time.

4. A Great Finish with Lasting Performance

Insufficient prep, improper paint application, and other mistakes can lead to paint failure or significant cosmetic flaws in your newly painted surfaces. If you want an appealing finish that delivers lasting performance, it is well worth hiring a professional to get the job done right.

To learn more about our interior and exterior painting services or to discuss the details of your project, get in touch with the team at Dunbar Painting. We can be reached through our online contact form and will be happy to answer any questions you may have.