4 Reasons to Get Rid of a Popcorn Ceiling

Reasons to Get Rid of a Popcorn Ceiling

Popcorn ceilings emerged in the 1930s and became hugely popular in the 1970s. They were named ‘popcorn’ due to their resemblance to the popular cinema snack ‘popcorn’. They are also known as cottage cheese and stucco ceilings.  Popcorn ceilings are one of those things that have become obsolete with time.  They are unappealing to look … Read more

4 Creative Ways to Decorate Your Walls with Faux Finish

Decorate Your Walls with Faux Finish

Do you wish to add some color and zest to your home while also channeling your inner artist? If so, let us tell you about an easy and inexpensive way to decorate your home without having to buy expensive paintings or wallpapers. We are talking about the faux finish painting technique.  Haven’t heard of it? … Read more

5 Painting Hacks to Make A Small Room Look Bigger

make small room look big with interior painting

Small rooms or spaces can be an instant turn off. They feel cramped, suffocating, and unappealing. While we cannot afford the luxury of adding more space to a small house, we can give it the illusion of a more spacious and warm place. Paints play a pivotal role in shaping the appearance of a room … Read more

5 Common Drywall Problems and their Solutions

how to fix drywall problems

  Drywall is a common construction material primarily made of gypsum. It is used to add strength to walls and ceilings. Along with that, drywalls also add aesthetic value to the home. Sometimes an installation fault or wear and tear cause drywall to become uneven or crack.  A cracked or dented drywall is a sore … Read more

Remove Your Interior Wall Paper With These 4 Easy Steps

Remove Your Interior Wall Paper With These 4 Easy Steps

So you have just recently moved to a new home and now your not quite satisfied with the interior wallpaper. Or maybe you are trying to sell your home and want to get the best value from the deal and you want to strip the old wallpapers and give the interior walls a brand new … Read more

The Basics of Painting Trim – Expert Tips from Professionals

The Basics of Painting Trim – Expert Tips

Painting trims with a new coat of paint can have a big impact on your home, just as much as it would to paint window frames, doors, baseboards, and moldings. Trims not only draw attention to moldings, but a well-painted trim will also immediately give your wall colors a fresh new beautiful look. Perfectly painting … Read more

5 Massive Mistakes You Should Avoid When Painting Kitchen Cabinets

kitchen cabinet painting is really tricky

As much as Pinterest wants to make it sound easy, kitchen cabinet painting is a really tricky paint job that requires knowledge and skill. Encore Painting in Mckinney has been providing cabinet painting and staining services for many years and we want to share some tips with people who like DIY-ing home improvement projects. If … Read more

Why You Should Never Delay An Exterior Paint Job

Never Delay An Exterior Paint Job

You may have been led to believe that exterior paint on your house is only good at making it look beautiful from the outside and somewhat add a curb appeal so you can sell your home at better prices.  But having a fresh new coat of paint on the exterior of your home serves another … Read more

An Expert Guide on How To Paint Ceilings

tips and tricks to help you paint the ceiling

Painting ceilings is not only a tricky job but a little awkward too if you’re doing it on your own. Even in places where the ceilings are lower than the usual height, this interior paint job is tough. So what would you do if you have high ceilings and want to paint them? Encore Painting … Read more



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