Foothills Painting Preparation Process


Exterior Painting Process

Our exterior painting preparation includes:

  • Full power wash of surface of the home to clean the surface, and remove dirt & cobwebs.
  • Caulking of cracks where caulking has failed.
  • Thick coat of stain applied to penetrate all cracks and blemishes in wood
  • Scrape any loose or peeling paint from the exterior.
  • Prime where wood is cracking or exposed
  • Wood putty large gaps or holes in trim or siding boards.
  • Masking off of the roof, bricks, windows, etc.
  • Free color consultant to guide you in color decisions and ensure your swatch is tested before your home is painted.

Interior Painting Preparation

We are residential painters providing quality experienced preparation. Our interior painting preparation includes:

  • All of the furniture is covered with plastic drapes.
  • The flooring is covered with paint-proof drop cloths.
  • Minor cracks in ceilings, walls, and trim are filled and caulked, if necessary.
  • Any chips or peeling on the trim is sanded and primed before applying paint.
Living room in luxury home with cherry wood flooring

Decks & Fences

We are a preferred painting and staining contractor. Our deck & fence preparation includes:

  • Thorough power wash to clean the surface and open up the pores in the wood.
  • Areas that are oxidized (black) are sanded or wire brushed where necessary.
  • After sanding, the area gets cleaned off again by power wash or a wet rag or towel.
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