Highlands NC Homes, Think You Can Paint?

Highlands NC Homes, Think You Can Paint?

Highlands NC homes

Lynn Kimball, Highlands NC homes

Owners of Highlands NC homes, do you think you can paint? Make sure you know the answer before tackling this seemingly easy update. Painting is an easy way to spruce up any room in a home. However, painting well matters. Do not tackle a project that you cannot do well as it can have a negative effect on a home. This is especially true when preparing a Highlands NC home for sale.

What is so tough about painting?

Painting is easy and difficult. It all boils down to prepping to paint and attention to detail. Edging is an essential element of painting and this is far more intensive than simply holding a brush steady. Taping off the edges of a wall will reveal exactly how many lines exist. While there are obvious floor and ceiling borders, there are also windows, trim, outlets, and more. Taking time to get a room taped is important when painting.

Patience and precision

Patience and precision are important when painting a Highlands NC home. Drips and smudges can ruin the look of a room. As a result, covering flooring and furniture is critical. When lines are shaky and colors are bleeding into one another it is time to call a professional. Many homeowners are capable of painting and many are not. Never be afraid to hire a painter with a good reputation, the value far exceeds the money spent.

Learn more about Highlands NC homes

Contact me, Lynn Kimball, today to learn more about Highlands NC real estate. I welcome the opportunity to update you on the market while answering all of your questions. Let my knowledge and experience serve as your guide to the area as well as trends I am seeing with Highlands NC homes.

Click here to read “Just Because You Can Paint it Doesn't Mean You Should” from REALTOR Magazine.