Mistakes You Avoid By Hiring Professional Painters

Can You Match the Skills of a Professional Painter?


Hello, dear reader, and welcome back to our blog! Here at Fresh Paint, we are in the business of helping Vancouver area residents find the best painting contractors possible so that they can make sure that their needs are being met by a professional, affordable, and courteous contractor. During the years we have been in operation, we have heard just about every question you can think of relating to painting. One of the most common questions that we seem to get is people asking us why they even need to hire professional painters in the first place. To answer this, we thought it would be a good idea to go over some of the most common mistakes that people make when painting, mistakes that, when you hire a professional painter, you don’t have to worry about happening. Continue reading below to learn more.

A Professional Quality Job Every Single Time


When it comes to painting, mistakes can be costly. Even a small bit of paint getting in a space that it is not supposed to be in can throw off the look of the entire home, taking more time and energy to fix that could be better spent elsewhere. Below, we have listed some of the common mistakes that people make when trying to paint a home themselves.

  • Painter’s Tape: Painter’s tape has, historically, been one of the most valuable painting accessories available. However, if the person using it doesn’t understand how to use it, it can turn a clean paint job into one that looks like it was done by a three-year-old. You see, many people make the mistake of trying to pull of painters tape after the paint has dried. In many cases, this causes the dried paint to pull away with the tape, causing a less than professional line job. Luckily, our painting contractors know what it takes to make sure that this never happens.
  • Underestimating Supplies: One of the biggest mistakes that people make when trying to paint their home or business themselves is underestimating the amount of paint and other supplies that they will need when attempting to complete their project. Without experience, it is hard to estimate the amount of paint that you will need to complete a project, however, our professional contractors are more than experienced enough to know how much paint they need to make sure that your project is finished to perfection.



Join us again next time as we continue to cover some of the most common mistakes that people tend to make when trying to paint their home or business and why these mistakes will be avoided when you hire one of our painting contractors. If you are already convinced that hiring one of our contractors is in your best interest, please visit our website to receive a free quote on your job. We will match you with a Vancouver area painting contractor that will be able to complete your job on time and on budget.