6 Reasons to Invest in Interior Painting
For most people, our homes are our pride and joy. It’s something that we live in, day in and day out, so it only makes sense that we would try our best to make sure it is not only comfortable and livable but attractive to those who might visit it. We also try to make sure it’s attractive ourselves and our families, that it meets our standards of beauty.
Next, most of us also probably try to keep our homes as clean and neat as possible. Now both of these things, making a home attractive in addition to making it tidy, can be a little easier said than done. Failing into a rut in either of these things is honestly relatively easy; Life is busy, things get hectic and when you don’t have time these can be some of the first things to fall off of your to-do list. It happens. A home gets neglected in favor of more important things.
But something that can jump-start the state of your home and even get you out of these rough spots is something that most people surprisingly don’t think of: a simple interior paint job. You might think, well a little paint job won’t really be able to turn around the state of my home, and there you’d be probably wrong (unless you have some pretty major foundational issues or problems beyond cosmetic help.) It’s not that far of a reach to say that a well done interior painting job can change your life a decent amount.
Still not sure that it’s worth it? Take a look at our 6 reasons to invest in interior painting in San Diego, CA and then when you’re done trying to tell us that you’re not already ready to call the professionals in.
Because You Want to
The simplest reason to hire professionals to paint the interior of your home is because you want to. That’s it. You honestly don’t need a bigger reason than that. Painting a room can change it in a crazy way that you wouldn’t even expect. For example, taking your small, cramped bedroom from a dark brown color and painting it a lighter grey or neutral color with white ceilings can make it look bigger, and therefore less cramped.
So if you’ve ever felt like you hated the color or feel of a room and you want to change it, then go for it. It’s your home and you’ll only thank yourself for it later. The point of this section is to tell you that you can paint your interior just because you want to, even if that seems like a small, trivial reason. You can paint your interior for whatever reason you want. Keep that in mind the next time you think about painting.
Out of all the things you could possibly do to update your home, or change it up, or whatever one of the cheapests thing is going to be for you to get an interior paint job. You don’t have to spend a fortune to have the interior of your home painted. It’s really not that expensive, and as you’ll see with our other reasons, the benefits here definitely outweigh the cost. As long as you’re careful in your selection of who you hire to do your interior painting, and you don’t just hire the first person you come across, it’s not going to cost you an arm and a leg.
And if it doesn’t cost you a lot, it definitely reinforces our previous reason of having interior painting done simply because you want it done. It being inexpensive means its affordable and that you don’t need a grand reason to do it.
Improve the Look
Changing the look of your home is easy. And improving the look of your home is just as easy as changing it. Giving your home an easy makeover that’s inexpensive via interior painting, can take your inner space and make it look and feel brand new again. A room, or rooms, that you’ve hated going into for whatever reason can be made beautiful, bright, open and airy, and become a room that you absolutely love to hang out in.
Interior painting can help you keep up with the latest aesthetic trends, bringing your home in to the present or maybe even just helping a new chair you brought to fit in more with the rest of the décor in the room. Interior painting can give you an interior that is unique to you, that no one in your area has, or it can just help you achieve a better visual effect. Interior painting just makes your home look better period.
This may seem like a weird reason, or one that may seem rather unbelievable, but it’s true. Interior painting can help to improve the clean factor in your home. As time passes, your wall surfaces become dirty, dusty and faded.
Interior painting involves deeply cleaning the walls to let new paint adhere. So dirt and dust and stains and scratch marks and what have you? Gone, scrubbed away and/or covered by new paint. All of the old markings will be gone, and it will look like your home is brand new and you just moved in the day before.
New coats of paint can also reduce old odors, improving the air quality in a room. So a fresh, clean look and no smells? You’re going to feel a renewed energy to keep your home just as clean and odorless as it once was. And you’re also going to love being in all of your rooms again with that pleasant, comfy feel the cleanliness provides.
There are a lot of things that we think of as necessary upkeep for our homes. This ranges from regular daily cleanings to monthly repairs and general yearly upkeep. Did you know that taking care of the interior of your home’s walls is just as important as taking care of your exterior walls? Interior house painting is so beneficial to your home, and you can consider it to be a necessary, preventative form of upkeep.
First of all, painting, as we’ve said, entails cleaning beforehand. Removing dirt and grime from your interior frame helps to maintain your walls; keep them stronger longer, by removing materials that can cause wear and damage. Also when painting, damages are check for which can save you on costs in the future. Therefore, painting is a sure way to maintain your inner surfaces. Painting can also lower future remodeling costs, which is definitely something to keep in mind.
Raise the Retail Value
A big thing that can make or break a sale when trying to sell your home is when the last time it was painted was. In fact, most people trying to sell their homes paint them beforehand. It’s pretty widely known that a well-done interior painting job can raise the retail value of your home.
For as inexpensive as it is, that’s a great thing. Interior painting refreshes updates and enhances any home and these things only serve to give it a better selling point. A freshly painted home is one that is cleaner and more defended against future issues, which also increases the retail value. And if you’re not selling your home it’s also nice to note that a simple paint job can make your home look way more expensive than it is.
You’re really not losing here in any way, shape or form when you decide to have the interior of your home painted. It is a worthy invest and one you should look into doing right away. Give us a call and let us help you schedule it.