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November 7, 2013

Restoring a Richard Neutra Designed Home

Famed architect Richard Neutra designed and built 4 homes in San Diego. This residence near San Diego State was built in 1960 and is a beautiful […]
October 4, 2013

Baseboard Painting Clean and Sharp!

People often ask me, “How do you get such sharp, clean lines when you paint base and other trim?” Here is how professional painters do it […]
October 4, 2013

Exterior Mildew and Mold on Wood

Mildew and mold are unsightly and can damage exterior paints and stains. For some people Their presence is even a health hazard. Some paints and stains […]
July 18, 2013

Cabinet Refinishing Portable Spray Booth

We operate in a small shop space where we need to have the area available for various uses such as: storage of equipment, cabinet refinishing spray […]
July 11, 2013

Refinishing Wood Entry Doors and Garage Doors

Wood doors and garage doors are beautiful greetings to us when we enter and exit our homes….but when they are worn or improperly maintained they can […]
July 5, 2013

Choosing a Contractor You Can Trust

People often wonder, ” How do I choose the right contractor?” The question behind this is really, “How can I find an expert who will be fair, […]
June 30, 2013

DIY …Do it yourself painting projects?

When planning for a DIY project it is important to think things through a bit. If you are like me you enjoy learning and doing new […]
May 23, 2013

Deck Refinishing Done Properly

How many times have you looked at your wood deck and think, “It sure has lost its beauty over the years” and, “It will never look […]
May 20, 2013

Darlington House Gets a Facelift

The Darlington House is a beautiful large home owned by the Social Service league of La Jolla whose mission it is to provide meals and housing […]
May 13, 2013

La Jolla Athenaeum Makeover

Many of our younger or newer residents do not know that the portion of the Athenaeum Music and Arts Library building on the corner of Wall […]
May 6, 2013

St. James by the Sea gets a Makeover!

St. James by the Sea, on Prospect Street in La Jolla, is considered by many as one of the most beautiful churches architecturally, but it is […]
May 6, 2013

St. James Hall Gets a Fresh Coat of Paint

Did you know that this beautiful structure was once the local USO? Back in the 1940’s the military realized they needed a place for the young […]
April 30, 2013

Scripps Carriage House

  This was a super fun project! The building is old, historic and the paint was in terrible shape…just what I love to tackle! When a […]
April 4, 2013

Rotted Wood and Termite Repair

For years and even before I was a painting contractor I was aware of polyester fillers…the main one being Bondo. I used it to repair all […]
February 16, 2013

Refinish Your Wood Furniture and Decks

Protect and Beautify We refinish wood patios, patio furniture, fences and more! Now is the time to get ready for spring & summer outdoor living! We […]