Hiring a quality painter can feel like a daunting task, especially when it comes to a big project. But it needn’t be….
There’s a key step right at the beginning that can almost guarantee finding the perfect painter/decorator for your job, and that’s carrying out detailed research on any prospective tradesperson and their business.
To help with this we have put together a list, using the help of one of our Pro tradesmen, John Quaid from JJ Painters and Decorators, that details key tasks a painter/decorator carries out and what research to do when looking to hire one.
Painters not only paint. Like many creative undertakings, the quality of the final product is determined in the care and time taken during the preparation stage.
For this reason, a painter that puts a stronger emphasis on the preparation stage is going to achieve a much more professional finish than one that doesn’t.
This is an important thing to keep in mind when weighing up hiring a painter or doing it yourself. John, stresses that employing a professional is going to get a better result over DIY every time.
As the old saying goes; if you want a professional job, hire a professional.
After the preparation is done, a painter/decorator will move onto the finishing coats or wallpaper.
Other strong skills a painter/decorator needs:
With the help of John, we have put together some key steps to choosing a professional painter.
Take away: Gather all the information as you can about a tradesperson and their business before hiring.
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