Are You Being Scammed By Your Painter?

Are You Being Scammed By Your Painter

You’re in the middle of a painting project, and you’ve decided to hire someone to do the job. But after a few weeks, your painter hasn’t finished. And then he doesn’t show up for another week because his grandmother is sick (again). And worse, your room still smells like paint months later because your painter won’t finish […]

How To Strip Paint or Stain From Wood

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If you’re looking for a way to strip paint or stain from wood, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve got tons of tips and tricks up our sleeves—and we’re not afraid to share them! Learn the proper technique for how to use a paint stripper on wood as we demonstrate how to take away old paint […]

3 Things That You Didn’t Know You Could Paint

3 Things That You Didn’t Know You Could Paint

Are you thinking about replacing your driveway? What about getting new siding for your shed? Or, even more – do you need a new pool because yours is looking kind of dull? You may want to reconsider replacing these things once you realize they are easily repaired with these simple painting tips! Repainting can be […]

How To Paint on Glass Surfaces

Featured How to Paint on Glass Surfaces

At Home Painters Toronto we’ve had all sorts of painting requests, and we love giving advice on new and creative ways to change your home with paint. Painting on glass (or mirrors, as the technique is the same) is a fun unique painting option that is surprisingly easy to implement. Painted glass: it’s not just for churches anymore! […]

How Do I Get That High? A Beginner’s Guide to Ladders

How Do I Get That High? A Beginner’s Guide to Ladders

A ladder is a simple tool, but it can be a powerful one. If you’re reading this article, then chances are that you want to know how to use ladders properly. Whether you’re a professional or just starting out in the world of roofing and construction, there are many different types of ladders available on […]

5 Tips for Choosing Paint Colours For Small Spaces In Toronto

5 Tips for Choosing Paint Colours For Small Spaces In Toronto

Choosing paint colours to make small rooms or small spaces look bigger is a challenge that a lot of Toronto homeowners encounter. Selecting the right paint colour is a very important process. Colours can be the difference between a small dark room, and a comfortable living space. It is important to choose a paint colour […]

School and Daycare Painting During the March Break

School and Daycare Painting During the March Break

March Break: a time synonymous with family getaways and a brief pause from the academic rigours for students and teachers alike. However, for the forward-thinking administrator or facility manager, this interlude is a golden opportunity to refresh and revitalize educational spaces without disrupting learning. Daycare and school painting projects are perfectly timed during March Break, […]

Preparing Your House to Sell During the Winter

Featured Preparing Your House to Sell During the Winter

Having worked with realtors for the past 34 years as a professional Toronto house painter, many agents have shared with me that selling your Toronto home in the winter does pose its unique challenges. There is always this idea that it is harder to sell a Toronto home in the winter than in the summer. Historically, that may […]

Condominium Common Area Painting

Condominium Common Area Painting

Condominium Common area painting is a common task that apartment owners face at some point during their ownership. It is a great way to increase the value of their property, attract new tenants and create a more cohesive community. Once painting for Condo or Townhouse complexes, the biggest issue is staying within the financial budget. Maintenance […]

Variables that Affect the Cost of Painting a House in Toronto

Variables That Affect the Cost of Painting a House in Toronto

The cost of painting a house in Toronto varies depending on several different factors. The type of paint you choose, the size of your home, and whether it’s an interior or exterior job all affect the final price tag. Money matters always take over property-related discussions, including house painting. Some individuals expect that painting a […]