Painting 101

What NOT To Do When Painting Stucco

What NOT To Do When Painting Stucco

Stucco projects are highly specialized and therefore, have special needs. When painting stucco, it is important to pick the right paint finish for the job. In this blog Peak Pro will let you in on the biggest mistake you can make when painting stucco homes.   Why you should never use a satin or high gloss […]

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DIY Textured Walls

DIY Textured Walls

Textured walls have always been a hit in 20th century homes, especially the classic knock down method. Textured drywall topping makes a beautiful cloud like composition that looks great with metallic paints. Textured walls are a favorite of professional painters because of the the way it patches up any lines in the drywall or wallpaper making […]

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How To Set Up a Ladder On Asphalt Roofs

How To Set Up a Ladder On Asphalt Roofs

Setting up a ladder on asphalt roofs can be tricky, and dangerous. When confronted with the task of reaching a third floor or raised roof that is out of reach, you’re probably wondering how to use a ladder on a asphalt roofs? Maybe the roof has a steep incline and you don’t know how to […]

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DIY Exterior Trim Board Replacement

DIY Exterior Trim Board Replacement

Are you thinking of painting the exterior of your home but are in need of repairs that can’t (and shouldn’t) be covered by a fresh coat of paint? A great place to start, is to check the exterior trim of your home! Maybe the wear and tear is visible to the common onlooker, or maybe the […]

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Pro Tip: Set Up Your Own Paint Booth

Pro Tip: Set Up Your Own Paint Booth

One of the best tools a professional painter can have is an airless paint sprayer! When you are given the task of painting doors and cabinets and want a fast and flawless solution, an airless paint sprayer is the perfect tool for the job! However, this task is best tackled in a paint booth. Peak […]

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How to Install and Paint Interior Trim  

How to Install and Paint Interior Trim  

Many people believe that baseboards should be painted before installation. However interior trim should always be installed prior to painting. Installing pre painted trims can easily tack on a load of touch ups that could be avoided if you paint the interior trim last. If you are painting the entirety of your room; ceilings, walls, baseboards, […]

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Tips for Caulking the Exterior of Your Home

Tips for Caulking the Exterior of Your Home

When caulking the exterior of your home, you should give the process a lot of thought, time and effort. In this Peak Pro Blog we have some helpful tips that we keep in mind when we caulk the exterior of our clients residential homes. Why you Should Caulk the Exterior of your Home When repainting […]

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How to Paint Cabinets

How to Paint Cabinets

Love everything about your new home- except the outdated cabinets. Before you think about replacing them with a newer edition, consider giving the cabinets a fresh coat of paint. Painting your cabinets can offer a cheap alternative to remodeling outdated cabinets. In this post, we’re going to describe how the professionals at Peak Pro Painting […]

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Masking Paper vs. Masking Plastic on Floors

Masking Paper vs. Masking Plastic on Floors

Why stress about ruining your hardwood floors, when you can protect them from paint splatters with Peak Pro’s proper masking technique? Your floors are the most vulnerable thing when it comes to paint splatters. If you have too much paint in combination of painting too fast- your floors will end up looking like a Jackson […]

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How to Remove Dry Paint From Bricks

How to Remove Dry Paint From Bricks

Did you just finish your home renovation and realize that there is cured paint spatters all over your brick wall? Yikes! If there is old, dried paint on brick there is not much you can do without the risk of damaging the bricks. The question you must ask yourself is; is damaging the brick worth the risk? […]

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