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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...

Using a spray painting gun for house painting: dangerous? Posted on Jun 17, 2015

Spray painting, commonly called spraying, is a building painting technique which uses a specially conceived spray gun to vaporise the paint. Advantages of the spray painting gun This greatly efficient tool allows the coat of paint to be spread evenly on the surface. And often, one coat is sufficient to...

Green plants that eliminate VOCs emanations from paint Posted on Jun 3, 2015

Nowadays, air pollution is more disastrous than it has ever been and this causes interior plants to be a trend. Not only are home plants nice, they also provide us oxygen, and better than that, some green plants also decontaminate ambient air! Indeed, certain green plants have the capacity of...

The importance of building maintenance in Montreal Posted on May 28, 2015

building maintenance Services in Montreal Have you ever heard of buildings that are collapsing in Montreal? Yes, buildings which are inadequately maintained are a threat to the citizens’ safety. Recently, part of a wall of a Plateau Mont-Royal building collapsed. In order to end this huge safety issue, the City...

What is institutional painting? Posted on May 18, 2015

What do you mean by institutional painting? As evoked by its name, institutional painting is the painting of institutions. We call institution all government buildings: hospitals, clinics, elementary schools, high schools, universities, casinos, post offices, churches, cathedrals, libraries, city hall, courthouses, etc. What are institutional painting characteristics? For the painting...

What paint brand is more reliable? Posted on May 11, 2015

At FinDecor’s, we only use the best paint products available on the market. Our painters have over 15 years of experience, so they had the opportunity to try out a lot of products. What paint brand is more reliable? As a professional building painter, I am often asked what my...

At what temperature can one paint the exterior of a building? Posted on Apr 30, 2015

Mother Nature had us wait a while this year, but spring is finally here! And just like each year, I’m asked the same question: when can we paint the outside of a building without worrying about the paint freezing? Actually, it’s not a matter of when, but of climate conditions....