Paint sample options

When you go into a paint shop to choose your paint, you might see a wall or a fan deck containing a plethora of color strips with different shades or tints of the same color. There are names and numbers on the bottom of every square. When you flip to the back of the strip,…

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2022 upcoming paint trends

Every year there are new trends in home renovation and remodeling. Professional painters and contractors alike can often see the next design trends coming before they really catch fire. With our professional opinion, Ville Painters has gathered a few home painting trends we expect to gain popularity in the new year and looking forward to completing.  …

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Caulking tips and caulk gun

Part of what we do at Ville Painters Inc involves educating our clients so that they can make the most informed decision possible.  At times that may not involve hiring us, but we feel that our clients appreciate our insight and value honesty above all else.  In turn, some people who do not hire us…

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Historic preservation of older homes

At Ville Painters Inc., one of our passions is historic preservation. Historic preservation allows us to share stories from the past with the current generations and maintain them for the future.   Lancaster County, especially Lancaster City, is well-renowned for the number of historic homes, some even older than the United States itself!   What is the…

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How to clean painted walls

Walls may need to be cleaned for a number of reasons. Some people may wash their walls regularly to cut through dirt and dust build up or normal wear and tear. A new stain may have appeared that you want to wipe away as soon as possible. When considering this cleaning task, it is important to know how to properly…

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Lancaster PA painters get lift and ladder certified

This October, Ville Painters hosted a companywide training day for our field employees on ladders and lifts. These certifications build the knowledge and credibility of our skilled painters so that they may better serve our customers. It will also be an item they can add to a resume and could advance their current career as a professional painter! Lastly, it reduces the…

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Do Senior Living Facilities Need Repainting?

Lancaster County and the surrounding areas have become a great location for Senior living facilities to service. With the growing older population in the area, an abundance of nursing homes, retirement homes, memory care, and older adult communities have sprung up over the years. Ville Painters likes to think of them as a healthy combination of…

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More than Just Painting Services

Ville Painters is a fully insured painting contractor – but we do much more than just changing color in your life. As part of any service, we must provide an on-site walk through of the property to assess conditions, individual needs, and offer professional advice. During this process, we may discover issues which call for repairs. This could even set back your painting…

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Black and White Paint in Homes

Black, gray, and white are achromatic colors. As defined in the Merriam-Webster online dictionary, achromatic colors are colors that “possess no hue.” In other words, they are colors without color!  Black and white is the most polarizing color combination, yet this stark difference offers a classical elegance and refinery. This could be why most homes are…

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Lead Paint

Lead paint is a danger that often lurks in plain sight in homes built before 1978. Because Lancaster County has many older homes and buildings, it has a higher prevalence (13.4%) of lead poisoning compared to the rest of Pennsylvania (3.29%), with most cases of lead poisoning reported in Lancaster City (Source: Center of Excellence in…

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