As most people shelter in place, now is the time to finally get some much-needed home improvement projects completed. Make the best of a bad situation by getting some projects done. Chances are there are areas on a home’s exterior, such as, siding, trim, front doors, and other accents that could use a touch-up a complete repainting.
A fresh coat of exterior paint is an economical solution to improving the appearance of a house. Walla Painting can still safely provide exterior painting services while protecting customers and employees. More than anything, the health of employees and clients is the top priority.
Quality Service Continues
While the COVID-19 pandemic may have us all stationary for now, it's a good time to check tasks off the to-do list of home projects. Walla Painting’s team is taking the necessary precautions to still offer quality work without personal contact. While the pandemic is ongoing, there are preventative measures that have been adopted to protect everyone, both customers and painters.
All Walla Painting staff and painters are taking care to be mindful of their health and that of customers and the community at large. They are following Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines, including:
- Washing hands often, for at least 20 seconds
- Using an alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are unavailable
- Keeping the social distancing recommendation of at least 6 feet
- Cleaning frequently touched surfaces
- Staying home when sick
For those who do not want in-person contact, estimates can be assessed through online meeting tools, like Facetime. ZOOM or Google Hangouts. The final estimate can be sent through email or postal mail. With exterior painting, there is no need to enter the home or have any personal contact with the client. Painting outside ensures the customers can remain sheltered in place with no interruptions. Invoices and payments can be sent online or through postal mail.
The Importance of Exterior Painting
Enhancing the curb appeal of a home with a fresh coat of paint is not the only reason property owners should consider repainting. Over time, a home’s exterior surfaces are exposed to sunlight and moisture that weaken the protective properties of the paint. If tthere is no preventive maintenance program in place, these two elements will lead to costly damage.
Paint acts as a protective coating against weather, UV rays, and insects. A coat of paint prevents water from seeping into the wood and causing it to rot. Exterior paint also prevents surfaces from drying out during warmer months. Other benefits include:
- Protection from harsh winters
- Prevents termite damage
- Extends the longevity of the siding
- Helps maintain the structural integrity of the home
Property owners should inspect the exterior surfaces and check for cracked, chipped, or blistering paint. If there are any signs of these common issues, Walla Painting can help. If homeowners disregard these paint problems, water damage can occur which can lead to the growth of mold and mildew.
Professional painters have the right tools to apply paint properly to the surface. They know the proper techniques and products to use to get long-lasting quality results.
About Walla Painting
Locally owned and operated, Walla Painting is the go-to contractor for residential interior and exterior painting needs. Their skilled employees are knowledgeable and trustworthy. Walla Painting takes great pride in providing great service to clients. They have received the Angie's List Super Service Awards ten years in a row, which speaks volumes on their high level of service.