Does Hiring a Licensed Painter and Decorator Really Matter?

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

When hiring a local Sunshine Coast painter decorator contractor, it is important you check if the contractor carries full insurance and is properly licensed and certified. The importance of a licensed painter and decorator cannot be over stated as it is your guarantee should anything go wrong and also it also proves the contractor is qualified to carry out the work to a high standard.

A professional painter decorator  will carry full liability insurance, which is essential to protect you and your property should anything go wrong. While every effort is made to ensure your property is treated with the utmost respect and care sometimes accidents can happen, if the contractor isn’t fully insured then you could have difficulty claiming compensation for the damage to property. There is also the danger that someone could get hurt during the work, and while every effort is employed to ensure all work is carried out in a safe and conscientious manner, there is always a slight risk that something unforeseen could happen, it is therefore very important that the contractor is fully insured. This not only protects you and your property but also any third party for example neighbors.

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Your Local Painters are Your Best Choice

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

If you live in the Sunshine Coast Area of Queensland then you are in the fortunate position of having premier local Sunshine Coast painters on your doorstep. Hiring local painters makes good financial sense, why pay extra for a contractor to travel to and from another area, when you have fully qualified, insured, accredited local painters willing and able to carry out all your painting needs. With all the skills and local knowledge you need to make your project go without a hitch, being local painters means very favourable rates. The money saved by not having to travel long distances to and from projects means those savings can be passed on to local clients, allowing the client to take full advantage of local craftsmen, at the very best rates.

Occasions can arise when it is necessary to hire a painter decorator as soon as possible, your local painters will very often  make an effort to accommodate your needs, being local means they don’t have to allow for travelling time, so may be able to be of service at short notice.

There are advantages to hiring local painters.  Working with someone you can easily contact makes sense.  You are also able…

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Stress Free Solution to Interior House Painting

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Hiring the services of professional interior house painters, assures the project is completed to the best possible standards with the minimum of stress and upheaval for the household.

Whether you’re looking to having the whole house painted or just one or two rooms, hiring house painters assures the best possible results. It is good to know that interior house painter are also happy to tackle the jobs that you may find difficult such as painting ceilings or stairways. The professionals have all the equipment to handle these challenging jobs safely and produce the finish you are looking for.

Professional house painters are able to advise on the correct paints and finishes for each job. Some also supply paints which can be difficult to purchase, or can only be available to professionals. Special paints or finishes may require application techniques that require expensive expert equipment.

There is more to painting a house than applying paint; the most important job is the preparation. Preparation can be responsible for more than 50% of the time and work involved in a project. Where necessary, the removal of wall coverings, filling major or minor cracks and holes and…

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Commercial Painting Services – Working In Partnership With You and Your Business

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Commercial painting services need to be able to work in partnership with the client in order to fulfill the wishes of the client quickly and effectively, while still providing the very best finished results.

Time is money for most commercial ventures, so it is important that the commercial painting services are able to carry out the work in a timely manner with the minimum disruption to the business or its clients.

Working in or on commercial properties requires the craftsmen to be sensitive to the needs of the business. On occasion it may not be possible for the painters to work in an empty building, so they have to be able to conduct themselves in an appropriate and professional manner in order to cause limited disruption to the business, staff and clients. The professional commercial decorator treats the client’s property with the utmost respect, to ensure there is no damage caused. On very rare occasions accidents can happen so it is vital that the commercial painting service employed carries full comprehensive third party insurance, which will allow compensation to be sought if the worst should happen.

Professional painters and decorators are required by law to…

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Understanding Colour Vibrations

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

Many people are surprised to learn that colour projects vibrations which can be picked up by humans.  These vibrations are what people use to associate colour with a feeling. Colour vibrations are so strong that they actually have a physical and psychological effect on humans. The ancient chinese were aware of the effects of colour on humans and this is reflected in the teachings of Feng Shui, more recently modern science has been able to measure and prove the effects of colour vibrations on humans.

The effects of the vibrations emitted by colour are so strong that blind people are able to distinguish colours by the way they feel.

By taking into account the effect of colour on the human body, it is possible to create the right atmosphere for various situations, for example, have you ever noticed that the large fast food retailers use primary colours in their restaurants – bright yellow, bright blue and red, these colours are associated with speed and energy or alertness, this combination of colours are used as a subtle way of saying, eat up and go as quickly as possible. Now think about a child’s bedroom, if you apply this combination, the child is being…

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Commercial Painters – Smart Solution for Business Property

Monday, May 14th, 2012

Keeping your commercial premises well maintained is essential to give your clients and potential clients the right impression.

Premises which look shabby and unkempt can have a negative effect on the overall impression of the business, first impressions are very important for a lot of businesses particularly hotels, bars, restaurants, clinics, beauty salons etc. if the interior and or exterior décor looks shabby, it can be very off putting. This obviously can damage the reputation of the business and can a negative effect on the financial prospects of the business.

Keeping commercial premises in good order also protects the building itself from deterioration, which can be very expense to reverse. Depending on the business there are legal requirements regarding the condition of the property and falling foul of the rules and regulations can prove to be very expensive and damage the reputation of the business.

Hiring professional commercial painters gives you the assurance that the work will be carried out to the highest standards, with the minimum of disruption and inconvenience to your business, staff and clients. In some cases specialist finishes may be required which has to be carried out by professionally trained commercial painters, to be sure…

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Advice on Getting Your House Painting Right

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

Whether it’s interior house painting or exterior house painting you are looking to undertake, as professional house painters, we can offer all the housing painting advice and assistance you need to complete your project to the highest possible standards.

Not only are we able to offer advice on which paints or covering would be most suitable we are also able to offer very constructive advice regarding colour schemes, and for exterior work we can advise on any restrictions and or regulations which may apply in your area.

Working with colour and texture can be difficult for many people; there are thousands of different colours, shades and hues, not to mention all the different finishes available, so it makes sense to seek the advice of professionals in order to achieve the results you are looking for. With so many different surfaces and materials inside and outside the home to be considered, knowing which paint or finish is suitable for which surface can be a minefield for the less experienced painter, some specialist coatings not only require specialist equipment to apply them, but also expertise in the application. Something which most DIY’s simply don’t have. If…

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