There comes a time in the life of your living room when the walls and sometimes the ceiling needs a fresh coat of paint.
These times do not just apparate from thin air; there are perfectly good justifications for needing to repaint the living room.
With that being the case, let us look at seven reasons to repaint your living room in Grapevine, TX.
1. It Has Been More Than Seven Years
The life of a paint job in your living room is not infinite, though we might want it to be.
Even taking into account the best quality paint, you’re looking at five to seven years life tops before it is strongly recommended that you repaint.
Therefore, if it has been more than seven years since you’ve last painted, you should strongly consider repainting.
2. It Would Be Better Than Attempting To Clean The Stains
In the course of your living room’s life, there is wear and damage to your wall from just normal use.
You particularly see this happen when you have younger kids who will do things like touch the walls after eating, and use the walls instead of paper for their artwork.
At a certain point it’s easier to repaint the walls of your living room rather than attempt to clean them.
3. Protect Surfaces For Long Term Durability
It’s entirely possible that you inherited the walls of your home, so to speak.
The paint that might be on the living room walls might not be the best for protecting your walls.
Painting your living room walls with high quality paint will protect the surfaces of the wall for good long term durability.
4. Better Paint For Better Air
Not all paint is the same, particularly when it comes to fumes and the like that it puts out into the air.
Choosing a high quality low or no emission paint can substantially improve the quality of the air in your home - and it’s not like we can just choose not to breathe.
5. Enhancing The Mood
There’s something about the color of your walls that really changes the mood in the room.
Of course, if you have positive associations with certain colors and negative ones with others, it would be a good idea for you to paint the walls in the colors you like to enhance your living experience.
Painting the walls of your living room a color that you like is a relatively easy way to improve your way of living in a somewhat short period of time.
6. You Are Looking To Sell Your Home
When you are looking to sell your home, you want to do everything in your power to both improve the chances that your house sells in as short a period a time after being listed, you want to do things to improve the list price.
Painting the walls of your living room will give it a fresh and possibly bold new look depending on how you paint it, and could both improve the list price and reduce the amount of time that your home is on the market.
7. Help Someone Feel Special
When there is someone special in your life you want to occasionally remind them of how much they mean to you, and one gesture you can make is to paint the walls of the living room — especially if they spend a lot of time in that room.
It could even be that you paint only one of the walls in the living room the be one of their favorite colors, for example, and by doing so make their time spent in the room all the more special for them.
Need some advice on a project? Illuminate Painting can help you with your painting needs. Schedule an estimate or call us at (325) 305-6005.