How to Prevent Residential Paint Issues This Winter

Winter weather can be damaging to more than just your social life. When the cold rain and snow starts falling and the temps begin to drop, it can be the beginning of the end for both your exterior and interior paint. Exterior paint can begin to chip and peel from cold winds or excess moisture, while your interior spaces may fall foe to damages caused by less airflow coming through your home to clear out water vapors. Below are a few of our recommendations for avoiding paint damage this winter season at your Nashville/Middle Tennessee home.

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Dining room refreshOne of the best ways to prep your home for the winter, is to have the exterior of your home repainted with a durable coat of paint prior to winter. You can even have a specialty sealant applied to prevent unsightly chipping and other damages. Our team of innovative exterior and interior painters trust reliable brands like Sherwin-Williams and Benjamin Moore to last through the harsh winter season.

Other Ways To Protect Your Home This Winter

If you have not gotten around to having your exterior paint applied prior to the colder months, there are a few ways you can still prevent additional damage. Here are a few of our tips to keep your home safe:

  • Clear away excess snow from the sides of your home and outdoor deck. When you let large piles of snow rest against your painted
  • surfaces or on top of wood, it can cause a great deal of wear and tear due to the excess moisture.
  • On the inside of your home, make sure that you have proper ventilation. It is essential to have vapor barriers in place along your exterior walls to keep water vapor from damaging your paint.
  • Consult with your local CertaPro Painters®️ if you notice any problems with your paint this winter season. Many indoor projects can still be completed effectively.

Residential Painting Services For Winter

Has winter weather started to get you down? One of the best ways to brighten up your space this season is by applying a fresh coat of interior paint. Our design team is ready to provide you with a free color consultation on your next paint update. Give us a call now to get started! You can also complete our online form to receive a free no obligation estimate on your next residential painting project.