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How can you choose the best painter for your home improvement job?

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How can you choose the best painter for your home improvement job?

When it comes to home improvement projects, the first thing any homeowner thinks about is hiring a good painter. And who wouldn't? Painting is a complicated process that requires skill and experience, not to mention all the equipment that goes along with it. If you're going to be spending thousands of dollars on this project, then painter Auckland knows how to do it right. But how do you choose the right painter for your project?

In this article, we'll go over tips on finding the best person for your needs!

Start with recommendations.

First, you should start with recommendations. You can ask friends and family, your real estate agent and contractor, or even the painter if they have any recommendations. If you're unsure where to start, try social media—it's a great way to find out what other people say about different companies. 

If you have no recommendations, try asking around your neighbourhood or community. You can ask the local hardware store or home improvement store if they know of any painters who are good.

Do your own research.

Do your own research. In addition to asking for recommendations from friends and family who have recently had work done, search for reviews online. Check out the painter's portfolio. Ask for references from previous clients, and then call those references to verify that the job was completed satisfactorily before deciding who will paint your home's interior walls, ceilings or exterior trim.

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Look at the painter's portfolio. 

Once you've narrowed down your list to a few house painters east Auckland, it's time to look at their portfolios. A good portfolio should include pictures of the work they've done for other customers and before and after photos. This will give you an idea of their work's quality and how fast they work. 

Look for projects done

If you are looking for someone to do interior painting, look at their past work. If they have painted many homes like yours, that's a good sign. If they have only done one or two homes similar to yours, be sure to ask why there aren't more examples of their work and what makes them qualified for the job.

Get at least three different quotes.

Having an accurate estimate from each painter Auckland will ensure that there won't be any surprises later on when it comes time for payment! 

It also helps avoid any confusion regarding what was agreed upon previously with each contractor since there may have been changes made along the way due either directly or indirectly through no fault but yours alone as well as theirs too (such as unforeseen issues).


We hope you find this article helpful in finding a painter for your home improvement project. If you have any questions or need more information, please feel free to contact us at our office and we will be happy to help!

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