4 Things To Keep In Mind Before Painting Your Heritage Home

Exterior Painting | January 30, 2024

Preserving the charm and character of a heritage home requires careful consideration, especially when it comes to painting. At Dunbar Painting, we understand the intricacies involved in maintaining these historic gems, so we have prepared the top 4 things to keep in mind before painting your heritage home. 1. Assess the Condition of Surfaces Heritage…

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How Do You Keep Paint From Chipping Off Wood?

Exterior Painting | September 26, 2023

Painting wood can bring new life to furniture, cabinets, or outdoor structures; however, one common issue many people encounter is paint chipping off wood prematurely. This can be frustrating, but with proper preparation and maintenance, you can ensure your paint job remains beautiful and durable. As experts in painting services, we understand how frustrating it…

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What is the Best Way to Paint a Garage?

Exterior Painting | August 23, 2023

The garage is an often overlooked space that can be rejuvenated to fit the home’s aesthetics. While seemingly straightforward, painting a garage requires attention to detail and a systematic approach. At Dunbar Painting, we want to help you transform your home’s garage. That is why we have put together some information about what the best…

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What is the Best Time of Year to Stain a Fence?

Exterior Painting, Wood Staining | August 10, 2023

A well-stained fence enhances your home’s curb appeal and ensures longevity against the elements. With Vancouver’s unique climate, knowing the best time of year to stain a fence is key. Dunbar Painting, known for meticulous prep work and expert finishing in interior and exterior painting, offers insights into knowing what the best time of year…

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When is Primer Required?

Understanding every step of the painting process is critical for achieving superior results. At Dunbar Painting, we take pride in offering comprehensive painting services, from meticulous preparation to the final stroke of paint. A vital but often misunderstood step is the use of a primer. That is why we have put together some information outlining…

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How to Prepare Your Home for Exterior Painting

Exterior Painting | July 12, 2023

When it comes to enhancing the curb appeal of your home, a fresh coat of paint can do wonders; however, the key to a long-lasting and visually striking paint job lies in the preparation. At Dunbar Painting, we have put together a step-by-step guide on how to prepare your home for exterior painting, ensuring you…

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Important Considerations for Painting Vinyl Siding

Exterior Painting | June 27, 2023

Vinyl siding is a popular choice for exterior cladding due to its durability and low maintenance requirements; however, there may come a time when you want to update the colour of your vinyl siding or refresh its appearance. Painting vinyl siding is a viable option, but there are several important considerations to remember to ensure…

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How Long Does Exterior Paint Last?

Exterior Painting | May 24, 2023

If you are wondering “how long does exterior paint last?“, the lifespan of exterior paint can vary greatly depending on several factors, such as the surface’s condition, the house’s age, and the quality of the paint used. The expert team from Dunbar Painting has put together some information about these factors to help you understand…

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Benefits of High-Quality Paint

Exterior Painting, Interior Painting | December 21, 2022

When it comes to interior painting projects, you may be tempted to choose the cheapest paint products available to complete the job. While it is true that cheaper paint products can help you change the look and feel of your home, these products do not deliver lasting quality or appeal in many situations. As experts…

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What to Consider When Choosing Exterior Paint Colours

Exterior Painting | September 20, 2022

If you are considering hiring a professional to repaint your home’s exterior, it can be extremely difficult to choose a colour or set of colours due to the number of options available and factors to consider. While the right colour can drastically increase the curb appeal of your home, the wrong colour can have the…

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