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Residential and Commercial Painters in Groton, CT
Groton is known as the Submarine Capital of the World with it being the home of a Naval Submarine Base and Electric Boat, the largest submarine builder in the United States. Groton is bordered by two rivers, the Thames River and the Mystic River with Long Island Sound to the south and Ledyard to the north. Some of the other areas that make up Groton include Eastern Point, Noank, Groton Long Point, Mystic, Bluff Point and Navy Housing. Historic sites such as Fort Griswold help make Groton a hotbed of tourism as well.
At CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, our promise has always been that of Certainty – reassuring you, our customers, of our quality and expertise. If you have any upcoming residential or commercial painting projects, we are here to assist.
We are the most trusted and referred house painters you will find. We perform the full range of house painting services. From prep, priming, and painting to carpentry repairs, specialty coatings, and help with color selection, we are the house painters for all your painting needs.
Common Problems with Groton, CT Residential Homes
Groton is one of the largest towns that we serve, both in area and population. There are many types of homes in Groton, from historic homes built in the 18th-19th centuries to modern homes built in the 2000s, and we have painted all types. Signs in front of our current projects can be found at any given time in Poquonock Bridge, Noank, Groton Long Point, Center Groton, around Electric Boat, near the Sub Base, or in the Long Hill section of town.
Mold and Mildew
Most of the denser population areas are near the Thames River or Long Island Sound, and with that comes these pesky microorganisms. We recommend pressure washing your wood, aluminum, or vinyl siding with a mold-killing solvent. It is also a good idea to regularly trim the plant life on the shady sides of your home in order to allow them to dry out faster.
Groton homes built in the 1960s to the mid-1980s tend to have aluminum siding. Most people do not realize it, but aluminum siding is a great surface to paint! Over time the protective coating on aluminum siding breaks down and turns to dust (or chalk). This is a good sign, as the coating is taking the beating from the sun, rain, and salt air instead of your home’s structure. However, it eventually needs to renew that protection. We can pressure wash and scrub off the chalkiness and apply two coats of top-quality paint. Your siding will be refreshed, and you can expect ten plus years of life out of your new coating. Aluminum does not experience the moisture pitfalls that wood has which means extra longevity for the paint job.
Homes built in the mid-1980s to present day in Groton very often are sided with vinyl siding. Like aluminum siding, vinyl siding is another great surface to paint. The one difference is that we need to be careful with the color chosen. Selecting the same color or lighter is perfectly fine. However, painting your siding with a darker color than the original may cause the siding to buckle. The darker color will absorb more heat than the siding was designed to handle. Sherwin Williams does have a family of vinyl-safe colors that allow some leeway in choosing darker colors. These colors are formulated to dissipate the heat from the sun.
A very professional company, that provided excellent services.
- Robert M. | East Haddam, CT
Projects We Completed in Groton, CT
See below for examples from our residential painting portfolio of projects we completed in the Groton, CT service area. Click on any of the images to zoom in.
Home Improvement Services
Home improvements are meant to make you love your home even more than you already do. Don’t waste your time and stress over them.
Hire CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury!
We have many interior home improvement services.
Many of our customers are amazed by how different their kitchen looks after just changing the color of their cabinets. Our cabinet refinishers will remove the existing paint, and then paint or stain them a brand new color.
Not sure what color you should paint your cabinets and interior or exterior walls? We will help. Our color consultants can come to your home with color swatches to give you their expert recommendations on which colors and shades would work best keeping your vision in mind.
Most of our customers end up choosing a color shade they fall in love with not only when they select it, but when it’s on their walls.
Wallpaper is no match for us. We have the experience and equipment to remove wallpaper quickly and easily without causing damage to your walls.
After the wallpaper is removed, you can have new wallpaper installed, or we can paint the walls a brand new beautiful color.
What happens if we find damage to your drywall? We’ll fix it!
Our team of drywall repair specialists will either repair or replace drywall panels to make our paint job look perfect.
The sophistication of crown molding cannot be denied. Add it to a living room, dining room, or office for an impressive look. Our crown molding installation services are perfect for you if you want a home makeover.
Doing a home makeover for the inside of your home is always nice, but don’t forget the outside. Boost your home’s curb appeal with one of our exterior home improvement services.
We will power wash the outside of your home to make it look brand new again. That includes your patio and/or porch. If that’s not enough, we’ll go ahead and paint or stain them.
Services We Offer in Groton, CT
See below for a full list of services we offer to the area. Click any service below for more information.
Deck and Fence Painting and Staining
At CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CT we offer a variety of interior and exterior home painting and staining services, including your home’s deck and fencing. Regardless of the room inside your home that needs an update or the area of your home’s exterior that needs protection from Mother Nature, our team works with you to determine the best plan of action for your home.
Light Carpentry and Repairs
Repairing and replacing siding, including wood, metalwork, stucco, and EIFS – as well as interior drywall, plaster and woodwork – making sure surfaces are in good condition and ready to accept paint.
Power washing is a vital step in painting the exterior of your home. CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CT uses the process to remove mold, oil and old paint so new paint absorbs into your surface better.
Molding & Trim Painting
Molding and trim is a great way to add elegance in a home. It is timeless, ornate and exquisite looking. The CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CT team can work to paint your decorative borders around your home including fireplace mantels, baseboards, door casings, and wainscoting.
Vinyl and Aluminum Siding Painting
Whether you have high-tech vinyl siding or a more traditional siding, CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CT knows how to restore them. Our team has the right approach to add new life to your exteriors.
EPA Lead Certified
At CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CT we are EPA Lead Certified. This means that if we are performing a renovation, repair or painting project that disturbs lead-based paint in your home, we use certified renovators who are trained by EPA-approved training providers and follow lead-safe work practices.
Stucco Repairs and Painting
As with any other exterior, it’s important to maintain the stucco or EIFS (also known as synthetic stucco) covering your building. The CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CT team is very knowledgeable in both repairs and painting related to these two materials and will work alongside you to determine what services you need.
Whether your home has water damage that requires drywall repair or your walls have medium-to-large holes that need patching, the CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CT crew will patch, sand and prime, to create a flawless surface to paint on.
Textured Ceiling Removal
While textured ceilings had their time on top trends lists, they are rarely seen in modern homes. Removing a textured ceiling yourself can be extremely difficult. The crew at CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CTis trained to perform this in an effective way that will leave your ceilings feeling fresh.
Removing wallpaper can be a tricky task. The crew at CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CT is skilled in removing wallpaper and will make this time-consuming task, hassle-free for you. All you’ll have to do is enjoy the final look.
Your cabinets are perhaps one of the most touched surfaces in your home, so it’s no surprise that they wind up with a little wear and tear. At CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CT we’ll work with you to find a finish or paint that meets the needs of your home and daily routine.
I called this group because of their excellent ratings. Dave came as scheduled and also the guys that did my kitchen. They did a fantastic job and the ceiling is unbelievable. Dave and the two guys were nice young men and took their jobs very seriously. They were cooperative in telling me the best way to do the job for the price. I am very pleased with their work and will use them anytime. Good job guys, keep up the good work.
- Mary L | New London, CT
Looking for Commercial Painters in Groton, CT?
We’re not only a residential painting company. We have the power to paint Groton businesses too.
No matter how big or small your business is, we can paint it.
Take a look at some of our past commercial and industrial painting projects here.
Our commercial painting services for Groton businesses include:
- Interior painting
- Exterior painting
- Drywall repair
- Power washing
- Light carpentry
Business owners call us all the time to ask if we can improve the look of their business. Contact us here to find out what we can do for you.
Getting Started with CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury
We are your Groton interior and exterior painting company.
Contact us today for a free – no-obligation – quote for your painting or home makeover needs.
We’ll review your request and send you an estimate as soon as possible.
We want you to be completely satisfied with your experience with us, and you will feel that from the moment you reach out to us to the time we leave you with a freshly painted home or business.
See What Other Areas We Serve
CertaPro Painters® of Mystic-Glastonbury, CT serves many areas in the Groton Community. To see what other areas we serve view our list below.