What to Look for in a Professional Painter

Professional Painter | September 28, 2021

If your interior walls or exterior siding are starting to look faded or outdated, it may be time to apply some fresh paint. Though you could certainly complete the job on your own, hiring a professional is the best way to ensure optimal results and a stress-free experience. With so many professional painters to choose from, it can be difficult to determine which option is the best fit for your project. As leading providers of exterior and interior painting solutions, the team at Dunbar Painting understands that every project is unique. That is why we have compiled a list of qualities to look for in a professional painter to help you determine the best option for your precise project requirements.

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The Qualities of a Great Professional Painter

When looking at professional painters for your project, be sure to look for providers with the following qualities:

A Proven Track Record of Success

If you want your project done right, it is worth choosing a professional painter that has experience and success with similar projects. This will help to ensure a smoother experience as they will understand how to navigate any potential challenges or unique elements of the project. It is often worth looking at examples of previous projects on their website or asking them to provide some examples of similar projects to show their level of consistency and their ability to follow through.

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Happy Customers and Employees

If a professional painter has many positive reviews and a generally positive reputation, they will likely be a great fit for your project. Examine the content of customer reviews and take note of why they liked/did not like the painter. This information can help you determine if they will treat your project with the care and respect it deserves. In addition to customer reviews, it is important to consider the happiness and satisfaction of the employees working for the company. If an employee is not happy with their employer, they may be less likely to care about quality or providing a positive experience. If an employee genuinely loves the work they do and the company they work for, this will often result in a better experience overall.

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Commitment to Care and Respect for Your Project

A great professional painter should approach every project with the same high level of care, respect, and commitment to quality. If they rush through small jobs or only seem to be interested in massive projects, this is worth noting. Whether you need a few rooms painted or need to repaint your siding, a professional painter should treat your home as though it were their own. In addition to treating your home with respect, a true professional should also be respectful of you and your time.

What should you expect from professional painters?

To learn more about our painting services or to request a quote for your project, get in touch with the experts at Dunbar Painting. We can be reached through our online contact form and will be happy to answer any questions you may have.