Breakthroughs in paint technology provide a wealth of new exterior paints and stains that are
eco-friendly, have low-VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds) and withstand the tests of time.
Shop for the following qualities:
Mold & Mildew Resistant
Tolerates Ultraviolet Radiation
Easy to Apply & Clean Up
What color would you like to come home to every day?
A “new coat of paint” can be absolutely transforming! That’s exactly
why choosing the right color can be so tough. Look first to the colors
that you like the most.
What color would go well around your home?
Think about the things that won’t be painted, like chimneys, roofs and
steps. Choose a similar color that compliments existing stone work to
promote visual continuity. For stronger colors, try a neutral shade of
What type of landscaping do you have?
Consider choosing an exterior color that goes well with trees, shrubbery
and flowers surrounding your house.
Does your neighborhood have a color scheme?
The last thing you want to be is monochromatic to every house on the
block or, stick out like a sore thumb. Create an individual touch that fits
well within your neighborhood’s scheme.
Choose your exterior paint based on the
quality, not price.
Look for paint that withstands a host
of wear and weather elements.
Pick preferred colors that will
compliment the outside of your home.
If you choose to work with professionals,
(highly recommended for exterior work),
examine their service records and review
sample projects when getting estimates.