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 […]

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 […]

FAQs on Pressure Washing the Exterior of your Home

Does pressure washing a house with bleach hurt my flowers and shrubs? Generally if the shrubs are rinsed with clear water before and after bleaching there is no damage to trees or shrubs.  Flowers will be nipped and turn brown. This generally does not kill the flower – maybe just the delicate petals.  Shrubbery is rarely […]

How do you pressure wash a house?  

You need to have a pressure washer that has 3500 to 4000 PSI and 50 feet of pressure washing hose. A long wand attached to the end of the pressure washing gun is helpful, and an assortment of tips.  A 5 gallon bucket, eye goggles to protect your eyes and a safety hat are also […]

How can I find a trustworthy home improvement contractor?

Mike’s Home Improvement of Marietta has the reputation of being trustworthy, honest, and fair.  We follow certain principles that we feel are critical for our clients to feel secure. These principles are basically to tell the truth, at all times act with fairness & simple kindness, and to always go the extra mile. Our reputation is to […]