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New Jersey Powerwashing: FAQs About Our Service

FAQs about our New Jersey powerwashing service: how frequently to have your house washed, how long the results will last, and costs and safety concerns.

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Powerwashing in NJ: How to Prepare Your House

Before we begin powerwashing in NJ, customers should provide an outside water supply, clear access to the house, close windows and remove vehicles.

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NJ Deck Cleaning Service: FAQs About Washing Decks

FAQs about our NJ deck cleaning service: learn how often to power wash your deck, what stains can be removed, what results to expect and how to prepare.

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New Jersey Deck Cleaning Service: How We Do It

Professional New Jersey deck cleaning contractors have an efficient process for pressure washing projects. Learn what to expect from start to finish.

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NJ Power Washing Contractor: Decks, Houses, Driveways

Professional NJ power washing services by AK Painting And Powerwashing. Get a free estimate for pressure cleaning your house, deck, driveway or roof.

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NJ Powerwashing Contractor Shares Stain Removal Tips

A NJ powerwashing pro explains how to get rid of oil and grease stains on concrete, kill mold and mildew spores, and remove graffiti from the walls.

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Who Should Do Your Deck Cleaning? NJ Pros vs DIY

When it comes to deck cleaning, NJ homeowners have 2 choices: hire a professional pressure washing contractor or DIY. See which is the best option for you.

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Great Painting Contractors: New Jersey Consumer Guide

Looking for quality painting contractors? New Jersey painters are not all created equal, but here's how to find the best one and avoid getting ripped off.

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Good New Jersey Painting Contractor: How to Spot One

Don't know which New Jersey painting contractor to choose for your project? Here's how to recognize a quality house painter and make the right decision.

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Great New Jersey Painting Contractors: How to Find Them

Trustworthy New Jersey painting contractors are easier to find when you know where to look for them. Here are the top 7 places we recommend.

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Quality New Jersey House Painters Can't Be Found Here

Quality New Jersey house painters don't advertise in these 4 places. Find out where NOT to look if you want a reputable and reliable painting contractor.

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New Jersey Painter Quotes and How to Compare Them

New Jersey painter estimates vary a lot for a reason. But here are the 3 steps to determine which home painter is your best choice...

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House Painting: New Jersey Contractor Types to Avoid

Who is best at house painting? New Jersey contractors specialize in different types of painting, so it's important to match the right painter for the job.

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Compare New Jersey Painting Contractors Side by Side

New Jersey painting contractors can all seem alike, but this helpful checklist lets you compare 3 house painters to see who offers the best value.

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People Painting New Jersey Homes: Who Are You Trusting?

Ex-cons painting New Jersey houses? Scary but sometimes true. Here's how to check if the painter you let inside your home is worth your trust...

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Hiring a NJ Painting Contractor vs DIY: Reality Check

When is hiring a NJ painting contractor cheaper than doing it yourself? Answer these questions to decide whether to DIY or use a pro house painter.

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Painting NJ Houses: It Can't Be Cheap, Fast and Good

Quotes for painting NJ homes can vary so much it's confusing. Here's what you need to understand about house painting contractors and their services...

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Warm Red Colour Recommendation for Painting a Focal Wall?

We would like to paint our living room red and cream: the main fireplace wall a nice warm red and the rest a nice cream colour. We are struggling with

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Neutral Wall Paint Color Ideas for a New House?

I am in escrow on a property and the place needs new paint and carpets. I plan to get hardwood floors, but do not know what color to paint the walls.

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Choosing the Right Color for Our Concrete Driveway

My wife and I are indecisive on what colour our driveway should be. Currently it's plain concrete white but because of the earthquakes in Christchurch,

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Kitchen Decorating: Paint and Color Ideas for Walls and Cabinets

Kitchen decorating paint ideas and painting techniques. Learn how to pull together and enhance your kitchen design colors.

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Most Popular Kitchen Colors, Best Kitchen Colors (for Painting)

Most popular kitchen colors and best kitchen color ideas for painting the walls: green, red, yellow, orange, brown, beige...

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Need Accent Colors for Painting the Outside of Our Beach House!

We want to paint the peaks of the house and the beauty bands (the pieces of wood - not wood shakers) that go around the entire home. All the railing

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Need a Recommendation for My Kitchen Paint Colors

I'm looking to cover the walls of my kitchen perhaps with a green paint color. However, I am open to other color ideas. I have 4*4 Rialto beige tiles

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Faux Venetian Plaster Finish in a Living Room

This living room has a base color of Benjamin Moor Aura, #350. The glaze colors are #355 and #370. The original walls are textured plaster so I just

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Painting a Bathroom: Choosing Bathroom Paint Colors

Painting a bathroom soon but haven't picked your bathroom wall colors yet? Here's how to choose bathroom paint colors you will love...

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Beachy Bathroom Painting Ideas and Bathroom Color Schemes

Beachy bathroom painting ideas, shore-inspired bathroom paint colors and tips for turning your bathroom color scheme into a

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Kitchen Painting Ideas and Kitchen Design Colors by Style

Kitchen painting ideas by decorating styles: see traditional, country, contemporary, modern, asian kitchen wall color ideas...

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Timeless Kitchen Design Colors and Kitchen Color Schemes

Timeless kitchen design colors are easy to live with and they never go out of style. So what kitchen wall colors are timeless?

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Paint Colors for Kitchen Walls; Unusual Kitchen Color Ideas

Unusual paint colors for kitchen walls and unique kitchen painting ideas. You've never considered these kitchen wall colors...

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Painting Woodwork; How to Paint Woodwork and Trim

Painting woodwork can be a messy home improvement project for a newbie. Here are some helpful tips for painting interior trim...

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Faux Painting Kitchen Ideas: Walls, Cabinets, Floors, Countertops

Faux painting kitchen surfaces is a great way to update your kitchen design colors: cabinets, walls, floor, countertop and tile...

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Contemporary Kitchen Paint Ideas: Modern Kitchen Color Schemes

These kitchen paint ideas are not for the faint of heart, but if you like bold kitchen wall colors, you are in for a treat...

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Kitchen Paint Color Ideas: Finding Colors to Paint a Kitchen

Creative kitchen paint color ideas can come from home decorating magazines, home improvement paint stores and even your own kitchen!

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Kitchen Color Schemes: Choosing the Best Kitchen Colors

Successful kitchen color schemes are created by properly selecting countertop, cabinet, flooring and wall finish colors...

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Need a Different Painting Idea for a Small Room

My room is decorated in pink and brown. I have my own bathroom and closet, and the room is very small. What colors should I paint my room? I want it

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Painting the Main Area and Need Color Ideas

Hello everyone, I want to give my parents a little help to get some color in their house. The furniture in the living room in this picture is gone and

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Need Help with Daughter's Bedroom Paint Color!

We are remodeling our home and are building a bedroom for our 8yr. old daughter upstairs (11' by 15'). The room gets somewhat low natural light from

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Wall Paint Color to Make Mauve Countertops Look Less Ugly?

I am moving into a new house and the countertops are a mauve/rose color. I don't have the money to change them right now. What paint color would look

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Crisp and Comfortable Wall Color Idea for Repainting My Kitchen?

I am repainting my kitchen. Actually, I repainted my dining room and hallway and now I am stuck repainting my kitchen. I have an open floor plan,

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Help Pick Out Paint Colors for Foyer, Kitchen, Living and Dining Room

We just bought our first home and need help picking out colors that will flow together. We want color, not just cream or tan and like a beach theme, so

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Problem Matching Paint Color to Accent Wall

I have decided to paint one accent wall in my Living Room a separate color than I would like the rest. I am trying to figure out now what color would

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Once-a-Year Special Deal: One Room Painted for $99

Sit back and enjoy while we put 2 coats of paint on your walls! Click for more details and to order this deal for yourself or as a gift...

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Coupon: 25% Off the Paint Color Cheat Sheets

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Dark Blue Hallway Wall: a Romantic Accent in Our Boring House

We were three college students on a budget that just rented an old, unique, little house for the school year. It was drab and boring, and the carpet

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Orange Accent Wall Painting Idea: Sherbet Paint Color by Martha Stewart

I just bought my first home... everything was primed white, so that gave me an open palette to do anything I wanted to do to it!! I went to Home Depot

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My Daughter's Pepto Pink Bedroom Color Scheme!

We were completely remodeling the house we just purchased and decided to let the kids choose their own paint colors. Their dad was a little worried

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Breaking Up a Narrow Hallway with Paint Colors

When I fell for a nice young man a few years back, I also fell in love with his neighborhood – Park Slope, Brooklyn. I found a fabulous and reasonably

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My Living Room Painting Idea: Rich Burgundy Color

I painted the living and dining room using Garnet in a satin finish from Behr paint. I chose this color because it matched the fabric wallcovering and

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