The Psychology Of Paint Colour

Why do hospitals paint the walls green or blue? The psychology of choosing those paint colours in hospitals is that it offers that outdoor freshness and feel of nature, making it a more comfortable stay.  These colours also provide a sense of hope.  Blue and Green are serene colours and it certainly helps to ease …

Painting Tips From Professional Painters in Ottawa

Is it time for a home improvement or home renovation project? If you are doing some painting these tips from a professional house painter will help guide you. Paint Primer Makes A Difference Cutting corners by not using a good quality paint primer never really saves you money. In the end you may have to …

Paint Primer vs All in One Paint

Paint Primer A primer is an undercoat paint product that prepares the walls before painting the final colours.  It ensures the best possible adhesion of the final paint to any surface.  It’s function is to bind and allow the final coats of paint to dry evenly and help retain it’s sheen.  Without the paint primer …

Home Maintenance Checklist For Fall And Winter

It’s that time of year again where like the squirrels prepare by finding and storing their food for winter and make their home cozier and warmer, we too have to think ahead. As hard as it is to believe or want to believe, fall has quickly approached.  This year in Ottawa the summer kind of …

How To Pick The Right Paint Brush For House Painting

  A paint brush is an important tool for any house painting project. It will give you the professional painters finish you want.   Just like picking out paint colours or the type of paint sheen before you begin painting, buying a quality paint brush makes all the difference in every brush stroke. When walking …