Painting Your Home Protects Your Home – Exterior Painting Protects Your Home
Painting both interior and exterior walls, trim, and other home surfaces will increase the overall real estate value of a home. This helps in the valuation of homeowner assets and can help with a home’s resale. How well maintained your home directly impacts your property value and curb appeal when selling a home. In the long run, maintenance and painting your home protects your home like nothing else can.
Painting is one home improvement strategy that is cost-effective, produces immediate results, and keeps your home in its own “suit-of-Armour” to protect from weather elements. Our painting techniques will ensure that our exterior painting protects your home.
Always keep painted surfaces in good condition to minimize deterioration.
We not only “paint”; we build long-term relationships with our clients to help them maintain their homes over time. By partnering with William Nunn, we help you craft the ultimate home maintenance plan for both your exterior and interior wall surfaces. We’ll make sure that everything is covered you absolutely need before beginning your paint job. And then we’ll be there to see that its quality holds up over time and suggest when repainting is needed.
Harvard Study Highlight Needs For Homeowners To Take Care Of Their Home’s Future: Painting Maintenance & Upkeep.
William Nunn, proprietor of William Nunn Painting has long advocated the use of quality paints.
A recent housing study from Harvard University called The U.S. Housing Stock: Ready for Renewal highlights the importance of home upkeep and that exterior painting protects your home. The study finds that some homeowners have skimped on home improvement, generating government calls to homeowners to take care of their homes and our housing stock for their future well-being.
With the US economy and housing market now recovering, investment in the nation’s housing inventory is also picking up. Lenders and new owners are rehabilitating millions of foreclosed properties. Older homeowners are retrofitting their homes to accommodate their future needs. Households in general are increasing their investments in environmentally sustainable improvements. And with the huge echo-boom population moving into the homebuying market over the coming decade, the remodeling industry can look to an even more promising future.”
6 Top Reasons Why Painting Your Home Protects Your Home’s Value
1. Exterior Painting Protects Your Home From Inclement Weather
Painting a home’s exterior walls, trim and other home surfaces will help the homeowner protect the home from inclement Minnesota weather, particularly ice and snow. Moisture can enter wall openings, for example, where squirrels or woodpeckers create even a small opening. If dampness is sealed into walls, it can ruin insulation and encourage mold and rot.
2. Protect Your Home With Thorough Professional Preparation Before Painting
Proper preparation of the home’s surfaces prior to applying the paint may be more important than the fresh coat of paint itself. William Nunn Painting spends needed time upfront make repairs to surfaces that house nibbling pests may have caused, scraping off any peeling paint, and use top caulking materials and techniques to seal and protect your home first. Timely repairs keep harsh Minnesota weather out and protect the life of a home’s exterior.
3. Choose Painting Professionals Who Use Low VOC and Zero-VOC Paints
William Nunn Painting’s years of experience have gained keen insights into how paints perform over time. A quality exterior paint job that lasts longer goes further to protect a house from wood failure and other expensive repairs. Advances in resin technology are better in some VOC paint products than others, flow and level better, eliminating potential bubbles, and thereby the paint applications last longer. Our customers benefit from our access to the most durable and beautiful primers and topcoats from both domestic and European makers. Although traditional oil formulations are still best for some applications, we are sourcing the finest in low VOC, waterborne coatings for our projects. If you are facing wood failure on you home’s exterior surfaces, view our Woodfinishing Gallery to consider our quality work.
4. The Right Paint Choice Promotes Healthy Indoor Air Quality
Low VOC waterborne paints emit fewer “volatile organic compounds” into the air as they dry, making them often the favorite choice when considering the overall environmental impact. We purchase quantities carefully to eliminate wasteful leftover materials that will inevitably need to be disposed of later. Thinners and solvents that we use in the course of our work are saved and sent to be recycled. Protecting the air and environment is an extension of the same wise stewardship that citizens exercise when protecting their homes and commercial buildings through prompt painting maintenance.
5. Painting Reduces Home Dust, Stains, and Greasy Fingerprints
Particularly in homes with plaster walls, Keeping home interior walls, trim, and other surfaces painting upkeep on schedule can minimize dust and dirt that comes over time from building up and causing a breakdown in your home’s painted surfaces. Better quality paint keeps plaster in check, and dust to a minimum. For old homes or tough interior surfaces, using Benjamin Moore, or Fine Paints Of Europe paint or finishing products will extend the life of your home.
6. Paint Seals Surfaces From Damaging Humidity and Steam
Painted surfaces in bathrooms and kitchens need to hold up under routine use that includes exposure to humidity and steam. A quality paint job with the proper product (sheen) can last many times longer in a bath or kitchen that sees everyday use. Painting maintenance & upkeep may make the difference in the life of your painted surfaces. Both interior and exterior painting protects your home for years to come.
Take a look at this beautiful exterior renovation work at the 510 Groveland building. Our workflow from beginning to end is designed so that our clients enjoy maximum benefit.
Exterior Painting Protects Your Home & Beautifies the World Around You
Color can extend walls, raise ceilings, eliminate corners. Reaching beyond the limits of construction, it can sculpt a new space whose borders are defined purely by the spectrum, not just by the carpenter’s planes. Unbound by the rules of conventional placement, color creates an architecture all its own. Advising on your home’s color and design is one of the strengths we bring to you. Before applying the exterior painting that protects your home, we will help you feel confident that you have made the best color choice.
When A High Level Of Painting Experience Counts
Little will pay off as much as what you invest in on-going, scheduled, home maintaince.
Some homeowners may first think of painting their home as a Do-It-Yourself project. However, many Twin Cities homeowners of homes of distinction, or those who consider their homes as one of life’s finest investments, will only entrust their home painting projects to a fully qualified, professional home painter. We service our clients with attention to detail, including your painting maintenance & upkeep needs. Read the personal references from William Nunn Painting’s long-term satisfied client references.