Ron's Blog

  • Faux Finished Garage Doors in a Wood Grain Effect

    Recently, I was approached with a question regarding deteriorating paint on a garage door and advice as to how to correct the problem with the paint on the door.The person wrote: Ron, we live on the west coast of Florida and I am hoping you can help me with a painting problem with my garage doors. I have attached two pictures of my garage door for you to look at. The first picture is of the top of my garage door and the second picture is of the bottom of the same garage door.   Read More...

  • Paint Selection Tips to Extend the Longevity of Your Exterior Paint Job

    When I meet with my clients to assist them in selecting exterior paint colors, my aim is to guide them in the right direction so that appropriate colors are selected for the particular surfaces. Exterior house painting can be costly; therefore, I aim to ensure my clients get the most longevity from their exterior paint job. Consider how much money you could save if your exterior paint job were to last 8 to12 years, versus 5 to 7 years.   Read More...

  • The Importance in Hiring a Certified and Experienced Painting Contractor

    Have you ever gone into a paint store to ask a question about a painting job you are planning for? Do you feel like you have received good feedback or did you possibly have a frustrating experience?Whether you are planning to have the interior or exterior of your home newly painted, there are always questions to ask, so you look to your local paint company for the right answers, but you need to be cautious of who you go to with these questions. An incorrect response could lead to a lot of frustr...  Read More...

  • Satisfied Customers = Success

    The greatest reward in the work we do is in seeing a successfully finished project and satisfied customers. I take pride in the small details and ensure that the team I have working for me understands the importance of this and does the same.After a project is finished, we encourage customers to give us feedback so we can gauge how we did in their eyes and make any necessary improvements. On our website, we offer a 5-star ranking system, with 5 representing the most satisfied.   Read More...

  • Color Approval for HOAs

    One of the most important services we offer at Ron's Painting is to assist homeowners in the selection of exterior paint colors that will meet the approval of their Homeowner’s Association. Many homes in Southwest Florida are in neighborhoods where there are Homeowner’s Associations that require exterior paint colors be approved by an Architectural Review Board prior to the home being painted.I suggest my clients allow me to assist them in selecting colors before they submit them...  Read More...

  • One Great Example of Painting Furniture

    Did you know that in addition to painting your walls and ceilings, you can also paint furniture?This is a conversation I recently had with one of my clients:“Ron, while you are here painting my home, I have this chair I would love to have painted. I have been looking for furniture for my master bedroom, and I can't seem to find a chair that I like. However I have a chair that works perfectly; however it is the wrong color.   Read More...

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