5 Surrey Painting Services You Should Know About

By |May 24th, 2018|Interior Painting Services, Latest News, Surrey Painters|

Now is the perfect time to plan those less-often-considered Surrey painting services that you may have forgotten to add to your home or apartment improvement checklist. Now is good time to book for summer or early fall interior painting. Why? In the summer, Surrey painters are often booked solid doing exterior painting work, so it’s important to book as soon as you can. We recommend planning a to-do list now and then contacting Jeremy to schedule those interior jobs you may have missed, or didn’t consider. Interior walls and ceilings are obvious choices for interior painting, therefore, this list serves as a reminder of those areas that are easily overlooked. […]

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Garage, Shed and Outbuilding Painting Tips from your Professional Surrey Painters

By |May 14th, 2018|Latest News, Surrey Painters|

If you are considering having your home’s outbuildings and shelters painted (e.g. garages, sheds, pool houses, cabanas), read these tips from Blue Chip Painting – your professional Surrey painters. Outbuilding interiors and exteriors require similar treatments and maintenance as your home – with some differences. […]

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Types of Interior Paints for Your Surrey Home, Part 2: Paint Sheen

By |April 22nd, 2018|Latest News, Surrey & White Rock House Painting|

In part 1 of this 2-part series, we wrote about VOCs (volatile organic compounds) in paint, Canada’s VOC regulations, and acrylic/latex water-based paints. In part 2, we explore the paint sheen options, and why you would use one over another in various areas of you home. Sheen, of course, refers to the level of reflection of a painted surface. […]

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Types of Interior Paints for Your Surrey Home, Part 1: VOCs, Water-Based Paint and Enamel

By |April 8th, 2018|Latest News, Surrey Painting Services|

If you are considering hiring painters in Surrey, BC to paint your home’s interior, there are many things to consider when choosing paint: VOC (volatile organic compound) levels, colour, paint type, and sheen. The following is a paint primer to inform you about some of the more important aspects of choosing interior paint. […]

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5 Kitchen Painting Tips for Your Surrey Home

By |March 29th, 2018|Latest News, Surrey Painting Services, White Rock Painting Services|

When hiring Surrey painting services to paint your home’s kitchen, you’ll find numerous painting companies offering a range of services. Kitchen painting is an art that requires proper planning, preparation, a designer’s eye, and experience. The tips below may help you decide on a painting company that’s best for you. […]

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Does Your Surrey Painting Company Have Accreditation and Good Reviews?

By |March 23rd, 2018|Latest News, Surrey Painters, Surrey Painting Services|

If you are searching for a Surrey painting company on Google, you’ll see that there are many to choose from. There are many pages of companies in the search results and if you visit their websites, you’ll notice that they all offer (or purport to offer) similar services. […]

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How to Choose Surrey and South Surrey Painting Services – Part 2

By |February 12th, 2018|Latest News, Surrey Painting Services|

In Part 1 of this 2-part article, we looked at a simple tool to use that will help you decide which Surrey or South Surrey painting service to hire. Better Business Bureau Accreditation and Rating Find out whether the Surrey painting service has longstanding accreditation and a strong Better Business Bureau (BBB) rating. Painting companies that have held continuous accreditation for many years have met BBB criteria for trust, honesty, transparency, honoring their promises to customers, responsiveness, safeguarding of privacy, and integrity. A company with longstanding BBB accreditation demonstrates a willingness to stand behind their services in a very public way. According to the BBB, ratings “represent the BBB’s opinion of how the business is likely to interact with its customers”. […]

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How to Choose Surrey and South Surrey Painting Services – Part 1

By |January 6th, 2018|Latest News, Surrey Painting Services|

When considering Surrey painting services, you’ll find that there are many companies to choose from. Faced with so many choices, a home owner or commercial property owner may find it difficult to confidently come to a decision about which company to engage. While your instincts about a painting company have merit, relying on instinct alone might not be your best bet. […]

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What Colour Will You Choose for Your Surrey BC Home Painting This Year?

By |June 7th, 2017|Home Painting Colours, Latest News|

In last month’s blog post, we discussed trend colours for Surrey home painting – focusing on 2017 colour of the year as chosen by Pantone, Benjamin Moore, Glidden, and Sherwin-Williams (each chose a different colour).  In that article, we discussed how trend colours are chosen (who and how) and advised readers to be cautious when using trend colours. This month, we’ll look at the Sherwin-Williams 2017 colour forecast families. While not all Surrey painters are aware of colour trends, Blue Chip Painting makes a point of reviewing trends from year to year. […]

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2017 Home Painting Colour Trends – Should I Use Trend Colours to Paint My Surrey Home?

By |May 1st, 2017|Colour, Latest News, Surrey Painters|

Surrey BC home painting trends, like fashion, experiences a ceaseless ebb and flow of changing trends. Influenced by media, movies, art, fashion, design, and culture, paint colour trends reflect what’s happening now and in the recent past. Because trends are just that, you might be wondering if it’s safe to use “trendy” paint colours. The answer is “Yes”, and “No”. Surrey BC painters, Blue Chip Painting, offers some tips and advice below. […]

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