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John Tight, CEO May 29, 2013 1 min read

Hiring A Painter for Your Home

What should you do before hiring a painter for your home? First, make sure to follow your HOAs' rules and regulations regarding architectural modifications and painting projects. Many HOAs have restrictions on color palettes and other specifications. Second, knowing how to hire a professional painter is important... not only do you want to make sure they are credible, but you also want to know that the job will be done correctly. Below are a few tips you should consider when hiring a painter for your next job:

  • Paint SuppliesEnsure that the painter is licensed by the State of Florida. You can verify his or her license by visiting
  • Make sure the painter has workers’ compensation as well as liability insurance.
  • When writing the contract for your painter, you should have it stated that the painter is responsible for obtaining any permits needed for the job. Some of these permits are required under state law, so it is necessary they be obtained at the correct time.
  • When it comes to supplies, always make sure you have the type of paint the manufacturer listed in the contract.
  • Before you agree to your contract, it is advised you verify the quality of the paint being used by your painter. You can check the quality of the paint by visiting your local paint or home improvement store.

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