Painting Your Home In Autumn

Many people view summer as the best time to paint the exterior of their homes. After all, warm weather makes for a more pleasant atmosphere for an outdoor job. But after a particularly hot summer...

How to Choose the Best Painting Company

The holiday weekend is over. You’ve been working hard outside for months preparing for this specific weekend. The mulch is down; the lawn has been mowed (probably three or four times now); the...

Paint Problems: Peeling

What is peeling? Loss of paint due to poor adhesion. Where there is a primer and a top coat, or multiple coats of paint, peeling may involve some or all coats. Possible causes: Seepage of moisture...

Paint Problems: Nailhead Rusting

What is nailhead rusting? Reddish-brown stains on the paint surface. Possible Cause: Non-galvanized iron nails have begun to rust, causing bleed-through to the top coat. Non-galvanized iron nails...

Paint Problems: Mildew

What Is Mildew? Mildew is black, gray, or brown areas on the surface of paint or caulk. Possible Cause: Forms most often on areas that tend to be damp, and receive little or no direct sunlight...

Paint Problems: Chalking

What is Chalking? Chalking is the formation of fine powder on the surface of the paint film during weathering, which can cause color fading. Although some degree of chalking is normal, desirable way...

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Welcome to the Arch Painting Blog!

Welcome to the Arch Painting Blog! Welcome to The Arch Painting blog! We are very excited about our new blog and look forward to sharing our ideas and experience on a variety of industry topics. We...