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Why you should paint the lintels of your building Posted on Sep 2, 2015

We all heard about the buildings that collapsed in the different neighbourhoods of Montreal. But why exactly do walls (brick walls and others) collapse? What can we do to prevent them from collapsing? Here is what I know.   Why does a wall collapse? It is a weakness in the...

How to choose the best paint sheen: difference between flat and high-gloss Posted on Sep 1, 2015

As there are countless paints available on the market, choosing the right product can be very difficult for the amateur. A common mistake is to buy the wrong finish. So here are a few tips from a professional painter to help you in choosing the paint finish that will best...

Advantages of the spray paint gun Posted on Aug 25, 2015

spray paint gun Specialist Montreal The spray painting gun offers numerous advantages to building painters. Let us explain you why we like it. The spray paint gun is versatile The spray paint gun, commonly called spray gun, paint gun or paint sprayer, is a multi-purpose tool because it can be...

Pressure washing before painting: why is it important? Posted on Aug 5, 2015

Pressure Washing Services Sherbrooke Pressure washing is a crucial step of the exterior painting process on any building. Our team of building painters of Montreal uses this technique before painting a building because it presents various advantages. Power washing before painting advantages can be divided into 2 categories: reducing the...

We are hiring! Posted on Aug 5, 2015

Our painting company FinDecor is currently looking for building painters who have their CCQ Journeyman Card or Apprentice Card. The candidates must also have a valid driver’s licence so they can work everywhere in Montreal. The qualities required are the following: Ponctuality Dexterity Team spirit Critical mind Being at the...

Finding a reliable building painter: 3 key elements Posted on Jul 30, 2015

You are looking for a reliable professional painter and you don’t know how to distinguish a good painter from an amateur? I agree that when you don’t work in the building painting field, it can be difficult to know wether a painter is reliable or not. Of course, you could...

Exterior painting: a few tips Posted on Jul 21, 2015

Which exterior surfaces can be painted? Exterior painting includes the painting of different surfaces and different building parts. Indeed, the technological advances of the last years in the painting field gave birth to new efficient tools and products. Here are a few examples of exterior painting: Painting of cornices Painting...

Commercial and Industrial Painting in Saint-Laurent, Montreal Posted on Jul 6, 2015

What is commercial painting? Commercial painting includes the painting of buildings that were built to sell products or services.Amongst others, let’s mention the painting of shoe boutiques and accessory stores, mass merchandise stores, restaurants, law firms, private daycare facilities, spa establishments, and more. What is industrial painting? We call industrial...

5 lessons I learned through years of experience as a professional painter Posted on Jul 1, 2015

If you are looking to be a paint contractor, you will see it might not be as easy as you think. Here are a few tips I learned through over 20 years of experience as a building residential and commercial painter. Use the best technology possible In the painting industry,...

Can aluminum siding be painted? Yes! Posted on Jun 22, 2015

Exterior painting includes the painting of various surfaces. It is generally known that we can paint PVC and stucco, but what about aluminum sheets: can aluminum be painted? Yes! Here is how to do it. The method used The method which best suits aluminum sheets outdoors painting is the spray...