Your Hometown Painting Contractor Marietta

Are you looking for a reliable painting contractor Marietta? Tired of working with contractors and crews that don’t hold up their end of the bargain? You’ve found the solution to your troubles here at Mike’s Painting and Flooring. We’re your hometown home improvement experts, with over 20 years of experience providing quality service to our […]

Why is there such a wide range of cost with my painting estimates?

It may be that the higher cost is a much better value because the painting contractor is very thorough and attends to a lot of details that the other contractors miss or ignore. Obviously using high end materials can cost $20-$40 more per gallon and is worth it because of the longevity that they are […]

Does the painting contractor you are considering offer everything we do?

We are more than just a painting contractor.  Mike’s Home Improvement of Marietta has grown to serve North Atlanta’s finest homes in more than just painting & flooring. We also offer rotten wood replacement, carpentry, interior and exterior house painting, pressure washing, deck staining, deck refinishing, gutters and down spouts, stucco repair, siding installation, re-staining of […]

When to paint your house exterior in Atlanta?

The best time of year to paint the exterior of your home in Atlanta is from the 1st of March through end of November.  But its important to remember that in Atlanta you can paint all year round.   Through the winter the majority of the days are mild enough to paint. During the summer it is […]

How often should I have my house pressure washed?

The frequency of pressure washing your home depends on whether your house has mildew beginning to grow.  If the quality of your exterior paint is good you may not need to pressure wash until the next time you paint. If the house mildews in the fourth or fifth year it’s because the exterior paint is […]

Replacing rotten wood on your house before a repaint

What is the best material to replace rotten wood with on a house? Hardie Plank siding is also an excellent product and last for decades.  Hardie Trim is also made and is used extensively for wood replacement.  Again, another excellent product and holds exterior paint well.  Hardie Siding and Hardie Trim is a cementitious-based product that […]

How to find a good painting contractor

Let me offer you some guidance on what you should be looking for when hiring a painting contractor.  You should be looking for an experienced contractor that has learned from his mistakes. There are three things to look for: First is the level of expertise. Does he know how to do the job professionally? Secondly, […]

The Best Painters In Marietta

If you need quality painters in Marietta, Mike’s Painting & Flooring is the only call you need to make. Don’t gamble with contractors that you can’t trust. Mike’s has 20 years of experience providing quality work to Marietta and metro Atlanta. We take pride in our workmanship and getting the job done right to leave […]

Do I need mildewcide in my paint?

Why should I add mildewcide to my exterior paint? Yes, there is a mildewcide that is exceptional and gives years of resistance to mildew. There is a vast difference in mildewcides as far as their effectiveness. Quality paint comes from the factory with 1% mildewcide.  That is helpful and usually gets 4 years or so […]

Can you paint when rain is in the forecast?

If you are using latex acrylic paint you need at least two hours of sun for exterior paint to dry before the rain comes.  If heavy rain is forecast or several days of rain are coming in the next few days, you will need about six hours of good sun to dry the paint thoroughly […]