What are the risks in painting your own home vs a professional painter in Sydney

What are the risks in painting your own home vs a professional painter in Sydney

People that want to paint their own home often think that it’s a straightforward job. They might imagine that painting is easy, and all it takes is a few litres of paint and their home will look brand new. Unfortunately, it isn’t that easy to paint a home. In fact, there are some significant risks you take by painting a home yourself, instead of hiring a professional painter in Sydney. If you’re planning to paint your home, here are some risks that you should be aware of.

Unprofessional results

There are two significant factors that come into play while painting your own home that lead to unprofessional results. First, it’s hard to know what a professional paint job is without having experienced amazing painting for yourself. Second, without having experience painting the whole exterior or interior of your space, you’re probably overlooking the difficulty of this undertaking. Not only do you have to paint walls, but you also have to pay special attention to the trim, the corners, around electricity outlets, and those other tricky to paint spaces as well. When it comes to painting, it’s easy to cut corners. A Professional painter in Sydney will have lots of experience painting a variety of homes and understand all the work that it takes to get the job done.

Spending too much money

Are you painting your own home to save some extra money? If this is the case, chances are you may actually spend more by doing the work yourself. Inexperienced painters often purchase more tools and supplies than necessary. They also don’t purchase the best supplies for the job. On top of spending extra, there’s a much greater risk that inexperienced painters will make a costly mistake by failing to prep the home properly. There’s also a hidden cost that you have to factor in: the cost of your own time. When you think about all of these expenses, mixed with the fact that you don’t receive a warranty for work you’ve done yourself, you begin to understand that you’re putting your money and time at risk. You can avoid all of these problems by hiring a professional painter in Sydney that will do the work correctly the first time.

Getting injured

Master Painters are always prepared for anything. We have all of the correct safety tools available, so that work is completed safely and correctly. When you paint your home yourself, you won’t be prepared with all of the safety techniques and equipment that we have access to. When a house painter gets injured on the job, there’s insurance to protect both your greatest investment (your home) and any contractors. Why risk injury by painting your own house when a professional painter in Sydney can complete your house painting safely and quickly?

Find out the Summit Coatings difference by contacting us today. You’ll love the work we do and you’ll avoid headaches that come with painting a home yourself. Receive an estimate for your work at no obligation to you and see how we go above and beyond the competition.

Conny

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Conny Ottowa started the first half of her life overseas in Germany, where she completed a Bachelor of Economics and Commerce with Honours. After moving to Australia, enjoying a successful career in marketing, and raising 2 daughters with Robin, Conny put her skills to work as business manager of Summit Coatings.