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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Bathroom Refinishing

Professional Philadelphia Painters Discuss the Pros and Cons of Both At the end of a tiring day, when you want to soak in a warm bath, or spend some ‘me-time’ in your personal haven, you want that space to be fresh, uplifting and relaxing. However, a dingy bathtub, outdated tiles, or tired sinks may present a shabby, beat-up bathroom that desperately needs a facelift. If you want to keep a tight leash on the expenses, the most cost-effective option will be refinishing. However, if you have saved up a healthy renovation budget, purchasing and installing new fittings may be a

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Interior Living room Painting

Replacing the flooring in your home is neither easy nor cheap. When you decide to redo the flooring in a fully-furnished and well decorated home, you will have to invest the necessary time and effort in emptying out the space to get the work done. Moreover, redoing floors is among the more expensive investments that people make in their home’s interiors. It’s important to make the right choices in materials and fabrication. After all, this is a once-in-several-years type of project, and you want to select the most suitable and durable floor type for each room. (more…)

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