Esterior wood refinishing

2020.05.29 Logan Square deck refinishing

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Logan Square Chicago deck refinishing. Back Porch. Chicago painter. Painitng contractor.

Last week Windy City Painters  refinished small deck in  Logan Square, Chicago. It was a three steps procedure: remove all existing finishes, dirt, buildups with Acrylic Stain remover and pressure washer – day 1.  after 3 day painters sanded all floors, steps and handrails with orbital sander to remove splinters and rough areas – day […]

Interior Painting

2020.05.26 Lincoln Park cabinets refinishing, painting.

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Lincoln Park cabinets refinishing, painting. Chicago painter.

Lincoln Park vintage greystone condo building. Chicago standard shaker maple cabinets refinishing  procedure  included: sand the doors and boxes with orbital sander to remove peeling finish, clean all surfaces from  grease  with paint thinner, paint three coats of Sherwin Williams Emerald urethane enamel. Color extra white. paint application: HVLP sprayer. time of realization one week.

Interior Painting

North Chicago house interior painting.

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North Chicago house interior painting. Painting contractor.

Windy City Painters painted this beautiful  house  last summer.  The scope ow work included: drywall water damages repairs, Stress cracks repair, ceilings painting – two coats of  Benjamin Moore Muresco ceiling paint. baseboards, crown moldings, step sides with risers,  trims and doors – two coats of Benjamin Moore  Regal Select white semi-gloss paint, walls with closets […]

Interior Painting

West Town condominium painting. Chicago painters

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West Town / Noble Square condominium painting. Last week Windy City Painters refreshed a beautiful West Town condominium right before the owners put it on the market. The scope of painting service included: protect all floors with painters drop cloths, cover all furniture with painters plastic, repair drywall damages, stress cracks, nail holes, nicks etc, repair […]

Interior Painting

West Loop mid-rise hallway and lobby painting.

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Repair drywall damages, stress cracks, nail holes. Caulk trim gaps. Ceiling: two coats of white Sherwin Williams CHB flat paint. Trims, crown molding and doors: two coats of Sherwin Williams Emerald urethane white semi-gloss enamel. Walls: two coats of Benjamin Moore Scuff X matte  paint.     PREPARATION: Paint application with brush or roller, unless […]

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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 […]

Interior Painting

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 […]

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Paint application methods:

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Paint brushing:  Today used mainly for small surfaces  (eg. Corners hardly accessible corners), priming and painting with dense high viscosity paint when the brush reaches out to create various types of wall decoration . Brush is the oldest technique renewal rooms. The advantages of this method of painting are: simple and inexpensive equipment ease of […]