Frequently Asked Questions
about professional painting
Q: Will the paint smell?
Q: Are the fumes toxic?
Q: How soon can I touch/clean my freshly painted walls?
Q: How do I clean the walls?
Q: What’s the difference between a $12/gal can of paint and a $25/gal can of paint?
Q: Are there “green”/eco-friendly paints?
Q: I’ve nicked some of the paint off my wall. Do I have to repaint the whole wall?
Q: How can I tell if I have mold/mildew in my walls?
Q: What’s the difference between oil-based paint and water-based paint?
Q: What’s the shelf life of a can of paint?
Q: What’s the difference in finishes (i.e. semi-gloss, flat, eggshell, etc.)?
Q:Why/when do I need to use a primer?
Q:What’s the difference between interior and exterior paint?
Q: What if I want a really specific color not found in a catalog?
Q: How much will a gallon of paint cover?