Ron's Blog

  • Crackdown on Unlicensed Contracting

    In February 2017, the News Press published an article regarding unlicensed contractors. The city of Cape Coral has stepped up its crackdown on unlicensed contracting. The City of Cape Coral now has a direct way for citizens to report unlicensed contractors and construction work that is being done without a permit.   Read More...

  • Repairing Areas on the Home with Rusty Corner Beads

    Many times, when we are painting the exterior of a home, we come across rusty corner beads. When the rusty corner beads are not treated in a timely manner, the rust can get out of control, it becomes very unsightly and the concrete becomes damaged as you can see in the last picture.When we run into this problem, we work to grind down the rusty corner beads and paint a product called POR-15 over the rust. After allowing the POR-15 to dry overnight, we repair the concrete; allow the concrete to cu...  Read More...

  • Repainting Outdoor Light Fixtures

    When repainting outdoor light fixtures, or anything outdoors in Florida, there has to be an extra type of care involved to ensure the paint job will endure the Florida sun and overall climate.A visitor to our website recently wrote to us:We have some really nice lights on the front of our home and the current paint job is starting to peel. What causes the paint to peel, how can we repaint them, and what paint should be used?I responded as follows:In this picture, you will see some very expensive...  Read More...

  • Properly Caulking Exterior Gaps on Your Home

    When completing an exterior house-painting project, one of the most important procedures one should ensure is done properly is the caulking that is done on your home, as well as ensuring the proper caulk is used. As you can see in the first picture above, there is a gap between the window and the wood trim surrounding this window. This picture was taken as I was caulking the exterior windows of this home and I noticed that a lot of the windows of this home had never been caulked, and the ones th...  Read More...

  • Customer Satisfaction is Priority One

    We recently completed an exterior house-painting project for a client on Sanibel. The project included painting the exterior of the home, as well as faux finishing the garage doors in a wood grain effect, and completing repairs on a few other exterior portions of the home. Upon completion, Tracy from Sanibel reviewed our work.   Read More...

  • We Strive for an Outcome that Represents Outstanding Workmanship

    After completing a project, painting cabinets and the exterior of a home for Jan of Fort Myers, Jan rated our work a 5 out of 5 and said, “Ron and his team are professional, highly skilled, respectful and diligent. I highly recommend Ron's Painting Company for any painting you may need... our cabinets were dark and Ron's painted them White Duck with an espresso, single metallic detail stripe....   Read More...

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