Find Custom Interior Painting and Refinishing Solutions Delivered by Your Professional Painters in Philadelphia The bedroom is one of the most important rooms in your home. Bedrooms allow each family member to put their own unique stamp on the house and as adults, it’s important to make decorating decisions based on how we want a particular space to make us feel. Instead of the bright colors you may have been more drawn to as a child, these days you may want your bedroom paint color to help you feel more relaxed. After all, the outside world can be an overwhelming

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Today I wanted to share with you one of the latest and more interesting projects that MasterCraft is currently working on in the Philadelphia area. The building you see in the video, 2041 Coral Street in the Kensington section of Philadelphia, was once the famous Harbison’s Dairy Factory. Thomas Harbison operated his dairy empire here in the late 1800’s until the 1960’s when the building was sold. Today, this building is undergoing a 100% renovation. New owners, Pop Promos, and the design team from SgRA along with general contractor City Central Construction will transform the property into a brand new

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Design Ideas from Your Professional Painters in Philadelphia When introduced in the early 2000s, accent walls usually meant a pop of color on one of the walls of any room in the home.  Over time, interior designers have used accent walls for more meaningful purposes, such as:  Creating a focal point Personalizing the space Highlighting an architectural feature or décor element Bringing interest to an overlooked or transition space Adding contrast to a basic room Defining a purpose for a portion of the space without putting up additional walls  (more…)

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Tips and Tricks from our Professional Painters in Philadelphia When water seeps into the exterior cracks of your home, shed or deck and doesn’t get the chance to dry out properly, the wood will likely start to rot. While most homeowners are not master carpenters, it helps to know that there are other options to prevent wood rot such as keeping the area dry with a fresh coat of paint. Otherwise, wood rot can spread if left untreated and affect structural integrity. If wood rot is damaging your home and you need professional assistance, the professionals at Mastercraft Painting &

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Advice from our Professional Painters in Philadelphia If you are planning on doing a painting project and want to get the best-looking results, one of the most important factors to consider is how well you prepare the surface where you intend to paint. Two of the most common options to prepare your surfaces for paint are sandblasting and power washing. However, before exploring the pros and cons of each, you must first determine whether both are viable options for your intended application. A simple way to verify this is to look at your paint’s technical data sheet to identify its

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Advice from the Experts at Mastercraft Painting & Finishes When it comes to selecting paint colors for your home, there’s an entire rainbow to choose from. With so many options at your disposal, making the right choice can be a daunting task. Fortunately, learning how to choose a paint color that enhances your home doesn’t have to be a complicated process once you understand some basic rules of color selection. This guide from the experts at Mastercraft Painting & Finishes will teach you how to confidently pick paint colors in addition to providing you with tips and tricks to help

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A Step-by-Step Guide from Your Trusted Professional Painters in Philadelphia Staining woodworking projects can be a fun and simple task if you take the time to prepare wood surfaces the right way. For instance, some types of wood such as cherry, pine and birch can get splotchy when stain is applied to them, making it crucial to use a sealer before staining. If it is done correctly, adding stain to wood can change the color to better match the other wood tones in your home and highlight its beautiful grain patterns. For professional and cost-effective refinishing and restoration services, the

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Tips for Achieving the Perfect Finish Wood stain is a popular treatment that is used to change the color and tone of wood. While wood in its natural state is beautiful in its own right, it may not always match the other colors in your home. Therefore, applying a wood stain to your woodworking project is a simple and affordable way to make everything cohesive. Since wood comes from nature, staining results will vary. Avoid surprises by taking the time to prepare and test any stains you are considering for your project, or contact the experts at Mastercraft Painting &

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  Expert Advice from Your Trusted Professional Painters in Philadelphia Every street has that one house that looks a little sad, worn, and neglected. With peeling exterior paint or faded siding, this house will stand out for all the wrong reasons. Don’t let your house be the one! Whether it is wood, vinyl, or aluminum siding, there will come a time when you need to refresh the exteriors to maintain your home’s value and curb appeal. The decision to replace or refinish the siding will depend on a number of factors, including its existing condition, valid warranties, and your renovation

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Preserve and Increase the Value of Your Home It is that time of the year when you give your home the annual once over—the inescapable ritual of spring cleaning. Whether it is decluttering your wardrobe or garage, deep cleaning every nook and cranny of the home, washing or repainting the walls, or scheduling equipment maintenance appointments, you may have lined up several important tasks in the coming weeks. While you take care of your home interiors, don’t miss out on certain important aspects of maintaining the exteriors of your home. (more…)

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