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On Earth Day think Green! Posted on Apr 18, 2016

April 22 : Earth Day Just like each year, FinDecor will take concrete action to take care of the planet Earth on April 22 by donating its paint leftovers to Habitat for Humanity Canada, a charity which builds houses using recycled materials for families in need. This avoids the waste...

How to renovate your house to sell it faster Posted on Apr 12, 2016

Your house is up for sale and you would like to complete the transaction quickly? First, your house must be well maintained. In fact, not everyone is skilled for renovations. Most buyers prefer a house which won’t need modifications. Moreover, you will get back the money invested in maintenance and...

When does the exterior painting season starts? Posted on Mar 21, 2016

When exactly does the exterior painting season starts? Actually, it’s not a matter of when, but of temperature. The important thing to remember is to make sure that the surface temperature you want to paint is at least 4 degrees Celsius during a few hours, so the paint has time...

Aluminum sidings painting Posted on Feb 24, 2016

Where can we see aluminum sidings? Aluminum sidings, commonly called aluminum sheets, can be seen on garage doors, exterior walls (warehouses and commercial buildings), roofs, flashings, soffits, pillars, banisters, balconies, stairs, shutters and gutters. We see them everywhere in Montreal. Which paint should we use to paint aluminum? There are...

Reducing greenhouse gas emissions: go green! Posted on Jan 24, 2016

According to Statistics Canada, construction sector is responsible for 12% of greenhouse gases emissions in the country. As we know, greenhouse gases cause global warming and have disastrous effects for the fauna and the flora, so it is our duty to take action. But what can we do to preserve...

Grants for old building renovations Posted on Nov 16, 2015

Most homeowners don’t know it, but there is a government program for preserving the heritage which allows you to receive a grant for the renovation of your building, if such building has a cultural heritage.   Indeed, the Quebec Cultural Heritage Fund applies to old buildings which are located in...

What are the different kinds of acrylic paints? Posted on Nov 12, 2015

What is acrylic paint? The so-called acrylic paint is a water-based paint used for interior and exterior painting. It’s actually the most popular paint among the construction painters in the province of Quebec. There are different kinds of acrylics. The different kinds of acrylic paint 100% acrylic High-performance Polyurethane Acrylic...

Get more clients: give a new look to your store! Posted on Oct 25, 2015

During the austerity period we are in, several business leaders find it difficult to find new clients. When a company’s sales numbers and down, we often have a tendency to cut down on the marketing budget. However, when in recession, it is crucial that the small and big companies of...

Painting condos and office blocks Posted on Sep 21, 2015

When it comes to interior painting, there are a lot of similarities between condo painting and commercial office block painting. As there are numerous office towers and condominium buildings in Montreal, FinDecor’s team of professional painters is often called upon for interior painting projects. Work methods   In an ideal...

What is dryfall? Posted on Sep 11, 2015

Dry fall paint is an industrial product used mainly on ceilings, but also on interior walls of condominiums, stores, warehouses and other commercial and industrial buildings. There are various types of dry fall paint (alkyd, latex, acrylic, etc.), which means that it can be spread on a variety of surfaces:...