Should You Hire Professionals For Your Painting Job Or Do It Yourself?

Most homes need a fresh coat of paint every seven to ten years, but it depends primarily on where you live. Due to the natural elements such as the sun, sand and salty breezes, coastal homes may need to be painted more frequently than their inland counterparts. Usually, coastal homes require painting every five years.

To paint your home successfully, you should keep many factors in mind, including what products and tools to use, how to prepare for the painting project, and when is the best time. Additionally, you may be given contradictory information by your family and friends or the internet. Hence, it is better to hire a professional for your painting project.

Even though painting is completely doable on your own, some skills need to be mastered. Furthermore, it will take much longer since you will be painting in your free time and when the weather permits. I say go ahead and DIY away if you are committed to painting on weekends for the next month or so.

Hire painters Pretoria if you prefer to relax instead of spending your time on lengthy painting projects. In addition to speeding up the process, you’re certain to be satisfied with the outcome.

It’s common for homeowners to think DIY will save them money when, in fact, it won’t. A painting contractor will already have the necessary equipment and tools. They will also use high-quality paint. You will have to repaint sooner than you think if you choose cheap paint over quality.

It will be cheaper to do it yourself, unless you do such a poor job that you are forced to hire professional painters, like Sipenda, to fix it.

Owner Herman du Raan opened Sipenda Paint Contractors in 2012 after more than 30 years in the construction industry. Commercial, industrial and residential sectors can benefit from our painting and damp proofing services. Sipenda is the painting contractor to hire if you need experienced and reliable painters in Pretoria or Johannesburg. Call us today!