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Lincoln Park house painting

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The house was painted in August 2017. The whole project took three days. The scope of work included: two bedrooms, hallway and bathroom painting. All stress cracks, plaster and drywall damages, nail l holes were fixed with mesh tape and patching compound (EasySand20). All gaps baseboard / wall and trim .  Wall were caulked. Closets […]

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Wicker Park. Fence and stairs.

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Wrought iron fence, railings and stairs preparation for winter. all rust, peeling paint, dirt were removed with angle grinders. In many areas metal was completely stripped. All cleaned areas was sealed with rust converting primer Rust Destroyer. All metal surfaces were painted with Sherwin Williams Urethane enamel. Windy Painters Chicago  cleaned the job site after […]

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West Loop. Vertical stripes painting.

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The whole project took two days. Painter had to repair all drywall damages. All trims and doors were painted with white semi-gloss paint. Walls were painted with Sherwin Williams satin Super Paint (base color) Next day painter measured, marked and taped vertical stripes. To achieve proper coverage painter had to apply three coats of pink […]

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Lincoln Park condominium

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Scope of work: remove existing wallpaper, wash the walls, prime the walls with oil-based primer and repair drywall damages, paint the trims, doors, baseboards, crown moldings and built-ins. Two coats of Sherwin Williams Emerald white semi-gloss paint. paint the ceilings: two coats of Sherwin Williams white flat CHB paint. Bathroom ceilings and closets were painted […]

Logan Square apartment

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The scope of work included: New trims: fill nail holes, caulk gaps between quarter rounds and baseboards, prime bare wood with oil based primer. Ceilings: paint two coats of Sherwin Williams white flat CHB paint. Walls: paint two coats of Sherwin Williams ZeroVOC eggshell paint. Trims and doors: paint two coats of Sherwin Williams Emerald […]

Lincoln Park front fence and cornice refinishing

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Rust was removed with angle grinder.  Attachment used:  40 grit flap discs and twisted wire cups. All cleaned, grinded areas was primed with rust converting primer – Rust Destroyer.   Rust converting primer works much better  that rust inhibitive primers (cheaper products). Metal was finished with Sherwin Williams Pro Industrial Urethane Enamel. Cornice was finished […]

Lakeview water damage drywall repair

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Scope of work: Chicago painter removed all peeling tapes, paint and loose insulation, Install new screws around the damage to lift the drywall and tighten to ceiling joists, Seal water spots, Install missing insulation, Close the drywall opening: install drywall, tape, mud and sand, Prime new drywall with PVA primer, Paint the ceiling: two coats […]