Windy Painters Chicago, Inc.

The final word in painting

Chicago Wicker Park fences, parkway fences, stairs, handrails and balconies painting

  1. Protect plants, shrubs and  furniture with painters plastic.
  2. Clean all metal from the dust and debris,
  3. Remove rust with needle gun  and angle grinder,
  4. Seal all cleaned areas, bare metal with Rusts Destroyer primer,
  5.  Apply one coat of Sherwin Williams Urethane Enamel
  6.  Chicago painters cleaned job site after completion

Bucktown front fence and cornice refinishing

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).

Matal was finished with Sherwin Williams Pro Industrial Urethane Enamel.

Cornice was finished the same way but  topcoated with white Urethane Enamel.

Chicago painters cleaned job site and  marked fence with “Wet Paint” signs.

The project was finished in two days, with no paint spills on the concrete, no damages etc.

Millennium Park Chicago Downtown highrise condominium

Three days project / two painters.

The scope of work included: walls repair – stress cracks, nail holes , anchor removal and patching, small water damage repair.

Ceilings:  paint two coats of Sherwin Williams white flat CHB paint.

Walls: Benjamin Moore Regal select  matte paint. Bathrooms – semi-gloss paint.

Proposed quote included all labor, paint and supplies like painters blue tape, patching compound, mesh tapes for stress crack repairs, painters plastic to cover kitchen cabinets., cleaning supplies.

All floor were washed by Chicago painters  after the job was done.

 

Lincoln Park wallpaper accent wall

Scope of work:

  • Repair drywall damages,
  • Paint the trims with Sherwin Williams white semi-gloss Emerald paint. Two coats,
  • Prime the wall with wallpaper primer to promote adhesion and ease wallpaper adjustment,
  • Install / hang wallpaper.

Ukrainian Village condominium

Scope or work:

  • Protect all floors with red rosin contractor paper,
  • Living built in: apply one coat of oil-base primer, caulk gaps, fill nail holes with spackle paste and paint two coats of Benjamin Moore Ben semi-gloss paint,
  • Paint the ceilings: two coats of Sherwin Williams white flat CHB paint.
  • Paint the walls: two coats of Benjamin Moore regal Select pear paint.
  • Trims and doors, sand the doors with orbital sander, caulk gaps and holes, repair water damages on the window ledges and paint two coats of Benjamin Moore Ben semi-gloss paint.

Noble Square condominium

  1. Repair drywall damages like nail holes, stress cracks etc,
  2. Paint  bedrooms and bathroom walls with Sherwin Williams ZeroVOC eggshell paint. Two coats.
  3. Change Living Room accent wall color – two coats of Sherwin Williams ZeroVOC eggshell paint.
  4. Time of realization: one day.

Roscoe Village plaster repair

The scope of work included:

  • repair old plaster damages: stress cracks, nail holes, crumbling plaster.
  • seal smoke odor with oil-based primer.
  • Paint the ceilings with Sherwin Williams white flat CHB paint.
  • Paint the walls with Sherwin Williams ProMar 200 flat paint.
  • Clean the living room, hallway, and closet.
  • Time of realization 2 days Chicago painter.

 

Lakeview drywall repair, installation

The job was performed on the first week of November.

The full scope of work included:

  • install R-19 insulation,
  • install  / repair drywall – 5/8 thickness,
  • tape, mud, sand and primer the drywall,
  • trims, doors and windows: paint two coats of Sherwin Williams ProClassic white semi-gloss paint,
  • paint the ceiling: two coats of Sherwin Williams white flat CHB paint,
  • paint the walls: two coats of Sherwin Williams Emerald matte paint.

Noble square. Side and back metal porches.

Time of realization 5 days. September 2016.

  1. Both porches were extremely rusted. Top  layers of rust were removed with hammer,
  2. Bottom rust layer was removed with grinder,
  3. Exposed metal, rust leftovers were sealed with rust converting primer Rust Destroyer.
  4. Topcoat with Sherwin Williams Urethane Enamel.

West Town. Back porch, fence and railings

Time of realization 3 days.  Early October 2016.

Scope of work included:

  1. Remove rust and peeling paint.
  2. Porch was previously painted with water based paint. That kind of paint doesn’t adhere well to old oil-based finishes and peels.
  3. Seal  exposed / grinded  metal with Rust Destroyer primer,
  4. Apply one coat of Sherwin Williams Urethane Enamel. Black gloss.
  5. Chicago painter.