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Home Painting FAQ

Frequently Asked Painting Questions for Your Home

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Is there a way to test whether my paint is latex oil-based?

Oil-based paints don't dissolve in the water, while water-based latex paint will dissolve completely. The easiest method you can use to test whether the paint is oil or latex is to drop a bit of it into a glass of water and then see if it dissolves or floats.

Can you repair stucco before painting?

We can repair your wall textures before painting as well as rotting exterior trim, siding, window casings & seals, water damage, decks, wood paneling, and interior texturing. We also offer wallpapering services to include removal and installation!

Can you help me choose colors for my house painting?

Yes, our house painters offer a free consultation for every interior and exterior painting project you have in mind. Give us a call by phone or fill out our online form today to get your quote!

Can you provide custom painting?

Yes, our Kearny painting contractor can provide custom painting and texture for your interior and exterior painting projects. We also provide wallpapering, retexturing, and offer other services to provide you with a unique custom design.

What are different paint sheens?

The sheen of paint is basically how shiny the finish looks. Flat paint has no shine, semi-gloss has a pretty soft glow when the light reflects off of it, and high-gloss paint offers a gleaming finish.

How do I maintain my exterior painting job?

To maintain your exterior paint job, make sure you regularly take care of the exterior cleaning. When dirt and other contaminants up on the paint finish, it wears the protective finish down much sooner than if you kept up the maintenance. If you need help with repainting your exterior, give us a call!

What should I expect during the consultation?

Armin Painting and Wallpapering LLC provides free estimates and consultations, so there's no worry over a fee. One of our master house painters will meet you to scope out the work we will need to do, discuss the details and any thoughts you may have, and offer you a written project quote. We provide courteous service with no pressure to choose us!ntaminants up on the paint finish, it wears the protective finish down much sooner than if you kept up the maintenance. If you need help with repainting your exterior, give us a call!

CONTACT US

If you are looking for a painting contractor in the Newark area, please call us today at 973-460-2963, or complete our online request form.