1. How To Use The 60-30-10 Color Rule

    If you’re nervous about adding color to your New Jersey home, the team at DJ’s Painting can help! One of the services we offer is color consultations, and our professional painters are more than happy to walk you through your options. But no matter how many options we give you, choosing a bold color scheme is something you have to decide on!  If you’re wary about diving into color, the 60-3…Read More

  2. The Colors of 2020

    Picking Paint Colors in 2020 Colors say a lot about how we feel. In 2020, we are all feeling cooped up and need to be calmed and set free. Did you know that there are specific colors that can help you to feel calm and relaxed? Sherwin Williams has been forecasting colors for many years and this year they hit the nail on the head! Paint colors can drastically change our mood, and in some cases, ev…Read More

  3. Problems Faced By Our Painters & How We Overcome

    To help people understand that painting is not as easy as rolling some paint on a wall or cutting in some trim, I thought I would share a few problems we run into.   #1 - The Customer Does Not Like The Color They Picked I do try and help clients pick their colors, but I stay clear of a hard recommendation. Often we have half or more of a place painted before the customer sees it and realizes they…Read More

  4. Small Initial Investment VS. Future Costly Repairs

    Pay To Paint Now Or Pay Much More Later In our current uncertain economic situation, many people are being frugal with their money and resources. I completely agree that this is a great idea. After all, we have no way of knowing how this world-wide shutdown will all play out in the long run.   Being frugal makes perfect sense when it comes to discretionary spending. However, when it comes to pre…Read More

  5. Best Painting Service in Ocean View, NJ – DJ’s Painting

    It’s easy to understand why painting in South Jersey is different than other areas. After working as a painting contractor for 30 years around the Jersey Shore, I’ve found that communities there, such as Ocean View in Dennis Township, are loaded with historic properties.  Because of its location, the shore often harbors extreme weather conditions such as strong wind, rain, and salt from nor…Read More

  6. Painting Service – DJ’s Painting

    What is a painting service? Painting Service - A person or company that provides the service of painting homes, businesses, and buildings in general.  What else does it include? Funny thing, the definition of a painting service is so much more… having the opportunity to own a painting service for over 30 years has allowed me to solve clients’ painting problems on thousands of occasions. For i…Read More

  7. Debunking the Most Common House Painting Myths

    Whether you’re in your first home, second home, or forever home, you’ll need to become familiar with painting in a hurry. As we’ve mentioned in previous posts, a fresh coat of paint can protect your biggest investment for years to come. But with all the information that’s out there regarding DIY painting, how do you know what’s true and what isn’t? DJ’s Painting is here to help you d…Read More

  8. How to Choose the Best Exterior Paint Color

    You recently decided to paint your house this summer. Whether you’re trying to appeal to prospective buyers or you’re simply ready for a new paint job, the reality is that choosing the right color scheme can be difficult. Here are five tips for selecting the ideal exterior paint color for your home, as referenced from Houzz. Plan around elements that will remain in place Take a long look at th…Read More

  9. Mistakes to Avoid When Painting Your House

    This spring, you’re taking it upon yourself to paint your house. As you’ll soon find out, this project involves more than simply adding a new color to your walls. Here are some mistakes to avoid when painting your residence: Failing to prep A DIY painter’s worst nightmare is spending all day painting only to see the mess they created in the end. Trust us when we say that prep work will save …Read More

  10. How to Paint Your House on a Budget

    Springtime is just around the corner. For many homeowners in New Jersey, the season is synonymous with cleaning and improvement projects. As we’ve mentioned in previous posts, paint is one of the quickest and easiest ways to upgrade the look of your residence. There’s just one problem — you’re on a tight budget. At DJ’s Painting, we’re here to tell you that you can, indeed, paint your …Read More