House Painting in NJ:
Our Process

When doing painting in NJ homes, we feel there are certain steps that must be completed every time for the best results, even though every project is different.

So here we want to share with you just a generic overview of the process we use for painting New Jersey houses inside and out.

Depending on the surface to be painted (stucco, wood, aluminum, vinyl, popcorn, etc.), some of the steps will vary, and we will explain to you all the specifics of your particular NJ painting project during our meeting (also, your contract will have all the details).

General guidelines for home painting in NJ:

  • Our painters will typically start work between 7:30am and 8:30am

  • Our typical work day is 8 hours

  • We typically work in consecutive days

  • Our crews typically consist of 2-3 people

  • All work is done from top to bottom, one wall/room at a time

  • Our workers will clean up after themselves daily

  • In lived-in spaces, furniture will be put back close to its original position at the end of each day

  • All materials and equipment will be kept on the project, organized in a staging area

Before we start painting New Jersey homes:

  • After the contract is signed and a few days before the determined start date, we will contact you to get information about the colors you want to use on your project.

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  • If you haven't selected any colors yet and need help in that area, we will schedule a complimentary color consultation to help you choose the best colors for your home.

  • If you are still unsure about the selected colors, let us know and we will come and apply them to the wall in a small test patch area to help you decide.

  • We will discuss with you the work sequence and daily schedule, and determine the place for our staging area.

Exterior house painting in New Jersey:

  • We start by covering and protecting all surfaces and areas not-to-be-painted (concrete, roof, plants, shrubs, etc.) and mask all windows if spraying is necessary.

  • We then proceed to do the following:

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  • Remove old loose/peeling paint by hand scraping and using power grinders, sanders and paint shavers.

  • Pressure wash surfaces to clean them from old paint debris, dust and mildew.

  • Check for rotten wood and replace it.

  • Prime bare surfaces for protection and to give paint something to bond to.

  • Set popped nails and fill holes.

  • Reglaze windows if required.

  • Caulk cracks and gaps around window and door trim for protection and insulation.

  • Apply paint using the method and number of coats specified in the contract.

Interior house painting in New Jersey:

  • We start by moving all furniture to the middle of the room.

  • We then proceed to do the following:

  • Cover and protect all surfaces not-to-be-painted (floors, furniture, light fixtures, etc.)

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  • Remove or mask hardware.

  • Retape corners if required.

  • Spackle, fill holes, dents and other imperfections in the walls.

  • Lightly sand/degloss shiny surfaces for better paint adherance.

  • Prime bare and spackled areas for protection and to give paint something to bond to.

  • Caulk cracks and gaps around window and door trim for appearance and insulation.

  • Apply paint using the method and number of coats specified in the contract.

Painting New Jersey homes - Final Step:

  • Use our quality control checklist to inspect our work and complete any touch-ups.

  • Do a walk through with the homeowner to ensure her complete satisfaction with the job.

  • Complete the final clean up and put everything back in place.

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See also:

AK Painting and Powerwashing serves: Cape May county, NJ: Avalon 08202 Cape May 08204 CMCH 08210 Ocean City 08226 Sea Isle City, 08243 Seaville 08221 Stone Harbor 08247 Woodbine 08270 NJ. House painting in NJ - Atlantic county: Atlantic city 08401 Brigantine 08203 Egg Harbor Township 08234 EHT Painting contractors New Jersey Galloway 08205 Linwood 08221 Longport 08403 Margate city 08402 Mays Landing. 08330 Northfield 08225 Smithville 08201 Somers Point 08244 Ventnor 08406 Camden county, NJ: Barrington 08007 Berlin 08009 Cherry Hill 08002 08003 08034 Gibbsboro 08026 Haddon Heights 08035 Haddonfield 08033 Sicklerville 08081 Voorhees 08043 New Jersey painting.


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