Hiring a painting contractor should involve more than just making a few phone calls and picking out colors. After all, these painters will spend several days or weeks remodeling your house and working around all your prized possessions.
There are few licensing requirements or governing boards, and the cost of entering the profession is minimal. The unfortunate result of this is that a high percentage of those who call themselves painting professional are unqualified opportunists who would like nothing more than to repaint your home every three to four years.
So when searching for a painting contractor to hire, make sure the candidates you select are fully qualified to handle your house painting project. Make sure the crew that will be working on your home is comprised of experienced, professional and courteous painters that will ensure your complete satisfaction with your interior or exterior painting project.
Once you’ve narrowed down potential painting companies, you should check out how they conduct their business. Visiting a job site allows you to see the contractor work on current projects. During a visit, it is important to note the safety, cleanliness, neatness, and conduct of the worker(s). This is a telling sign as to how your painting project might be handled. If you like what you see and have learned after conducting research, you should make an office visit or place a telephone call to the potential house painters.