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2010 

Brick patios and walkways add beauty and grace to your Tallahassee home's landscaping. But mildew, chemicals, grease stains, moss, mud and more, can accumulate. A good pressure wash can remove these spots and bring out their original beauty!
Posted about 4 years ago
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The siding and trim on your Tallahassee home can be beautified and protected from the elements with exterior wood stain. An exterior wood stain should provide an attractive appearance and resist the damaging effects of the Tallahassee sun and rain for as long as possible. RiverKing Custom Paintin...
Posted about 4 years ago
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If you are looking for an exterior paint color for your Tallahassee home, consider other aspects of your house such as the color of the roof, deck and other structures.
Posted over 4 years ago
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Don’t put off repainting your home for too long, it could cost you more in the long run. Extreme weather, wet or dry, can accelerate paint fatigue, siding damage and water damage. Don’t procrastinate. It doesn’t pay!
Posted over 4 years ago
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When choosing colors take note of the other things in the room such as artwork, furniture, floors etc. If you’re not planning on buying new things for the entire room, choose a paint color that compliments these aspects of the room to emphasize the objects that are already there.
Posted over 4 years ago
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Consider the psychological effects of colors. Paint colors can change to feel of the room (for example, warm colors like red, orange and yellow make a room inviting while dark colors can make a room appear smaller). Think of what type of activities you do in the room you are repainting and choose...
Posted over 4 years ago
  When looking to hire a Tallahassee painter, be sure to do your homework: check references, visit job sites and past projects, and spend time talking about your needs.  
Posted over 4 years ago
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Posted over 4 years ago
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Exterior stains are available in latex- or oil-based formulas. Unlike paint, no primer is needed. However, exterior stains will need to be reapplied more often than paint. There are two types of exterior stain:Solid color or opaque stains have less pigment than regular paint but more pigment than...
Posted over 4 years ago
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If the space is relatively small with low ceilings you should consider going in another direction. Often times, small dark rooms feel claustrophobic. No amount of artificial light and texture can help a dark room if it's too small.
Posted over 4 years ago
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