Give your home a fresh, updated look with Manor Works Painting’s complete home exterior painting services. Our painters are continually trained on the best techniques. We take great care to preserve the integrity of your home’s exterior. Careful preparation steps and application ensure the best end result.
Exterior Preparation Steps
Manor Works performs a multi-step preparation process on all exterior home projects. This is one reason why Manor Works has the longest warranty of any contractor in the Washington, D.C. Metro area.
To remove dirt or debris from trim.
To remove dirt or debris from both siding and trim.
To remove loose or flaking paint.
To patch cracks, splits or holes in the surface.
To rebuild rough and uneven surfaces
with a compound.
To repair window mullions.
To feather rough edges and other loose paint.
To seal loose joints and seams to prevent water moisture from getting behind the substrate.
To seal bare wood, stains or repaired areas.
To seal all painted surfaces.
Manor Works employs full time carpenters capable of wood replacement. If you suspect areas of rotted wood please inform your Manor Works representative. Be sure to ask about the option of replacing the rot with PVC trim to permanently solve the problem.
Daily clean up
Your Manor Works exterior house painters will clean up your job site including storing all tools out of the way and collecting all rubbish.
*These steps are often omitted or listed as separate options as not all projects require these steps.