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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Tips from Your Professional Painters in Philadelphia Painting your home interiors is always an exciting way to transform your space quickly, efficiently, and in a cost-effective manner. A fresh coat of paint can truly be your magic wand to improve a tired looking room, upgrade to trending paint shades, and elevate the value and appeal of your home. Selecting the colors for your walls may often be an animated discussion between family members, due to the differences in individual tastes. However, choosing the paint finishes is a relatively easy task. You simply need to know how each type of finish

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How will You Choose? Although often overlooked, paint finish is an extremely critical consideration in your home painting project. Due to its impact on the durability, washability, and vibrancy of the paint, the finishes you choose can significantly impact the look and functionality of your rooms. The professional painters at Mastercraft Painting and Finishes explain why finishes matter, and how you can make the right choice. Create the Perfect Pairings between Your Rooms and Paint Finishes While paint companies may use a variety of names for the finishes, broadly, there are four different types: flat, matte, shiny, and super glossy.

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Professional Philadelphia Painters Outline Key Aspects to Consider Do the interiors or exteriors of your commercial property need a fresh coat of paint? Are you looking at hiring a reliable, professional, commercial painting company to complete the job? By staying away from the temptation of hiring a general handyman, you have already taken the first step in the right direction. Hiring painting professionals will let you focus on your core business and save you a significant amount of time and effort supervising the contractor to make sure the job is done right. At Mastercraft Painting and Finishes, we have been

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Know the Shades that Should Be on Your Radar A new year is just around the corner. Soon you may start taking stock of the months gone by, and gear up to welcome new dreams, hopes and goals. Is a home or office renovation one of your goals in the New Year? With paint companies and renowned interior designers lining up their favorite shades for 2020, you have much to celebrate. Not only do you get a wide range of paints to choose from, but you also have the advantage of picking shades and hues that could set new trends

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A Fresh Paint Job Can Do the Trick All set for the upcoming holiday season? Planned your festive meals? Blocked your calendar and sent out invites for the various parties and festivities ahead? While you gear up for the season, why not look at beautifying your home with a quick paint refresh? The squeaky, clean look and ‘new’ smell will impress your guests and elevate the holiday spirit for your entire family. At Mastercraft Painting and Finishes, we specialize in interior and exterior painting for residential and commercial properties, in and around Philadelphia. Our professional painters recommend that the most

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Preserve and Protect the Wood Inside and Outside Your Home All types of wood surfaces need some degree of restoration, repairs and protection. Whether it is the interiors or exteriors of your home, if there is a structure or surface made from wood, there will come a time when it needs a facelift. Has the dull, drying, discolored wood on your deck or fence become an eyesore? Is the wood siding of your home looking weathered, or showing signs of rot? Have the loose, warped, or cracked wooden stairs in your home become a safety hazard? Do the interior or

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Be Prepared for Rain at All Times How often have you found yourself ducking an overflowing rain gutter, or sidestepping nasty puddles around your home, especially after a few heavy showers? Whether it is leaves, twigs or seasonal debris, clogged gutters will create annoying waterfalls that pour off on rainy days, or create hazardous icicles around the roofline during winter. At Mastercraft Painting and Finishes, we see that gutters and gutter systems are a relatively overlooked part of home maintenance. Quite often, they do not get the attention they deserve. Performing a critical function of routing rain water into the

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Advice from Professional Exterior Painters in Philadelphia Stucco is an age-old building material, used since the times of the Babylonian, Greek, Egyptian, and Roman civilizations, spanning several thousand years. However, there are many facts and myths surrounding the use of stucco. In fact, many home buyers try to steer clear of stucco and pass up the opportunity to own a beautiful property. However, if your home has stucco, it is important to clear the air, and answer an all-important question, “Is stucco really unhealthy?” (more…)

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Your Trusted Philadelphia Painters Discuss its Many Benefits Tired of looking at the unsightly, grease stains on your driveway? Has the siding on your home accumulated dirt and grime to become a breeding ground for bugs and spiders? Planning backyard barbecues this summer, but embarrassed by your dull, tired deck? No matter which element of your home’s exterior needs a facelift, power washing may be an efficient way to keep your property looking great at all times. Power washing involves the use of specialized equipment for blasting water at controlled pressure and temperature in order to clean stains and dirt

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