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Spectral Painting Services...

I take on projects of all sizes, from single rooms to apartments to larger homes and everything else in between. Spectral Painting can provide for all your painting requirements.

» Interior painting services include:
  • Walls
  • Ceilings - smooth & textured
  • Trim (baseboards, crown mouldings, window trim, chair rails, door casings / trim)
  • Stairwells
  • Fireplaces
  • Stairs & Banister
  • Wainscoting
  • Newly installed drywall priming
  • Newly installed trim preparation, caulking & painting
  • Newly installed baseboard preparation, caulking & painting
  • Newly installed crown moulding, preparation, caulking & painting
  • Doors
  • Cabinetry
  • Latex over oil applications
  • Precise colour matching
  • Environmentally friendly, Low VOC paint applications available
  • Wallpaper removal
  • Staining
  • Varnishing
  • Caulking
Interior surface preparation:

My preparation work is extensive to ensure the quality, durability, and longevity of your paint job.

My preparation work includes:
  • Floors, fixtures and furnishings are 100% protected at all times
  • Dust and vapour barriers set up to protect areas as required
  • Failing paint removal (bubbling / cracking / peeling)
  • Wallpaper removal
  • Unwanted nails / screws / picture hanger removal
  • Filling / patching surface holes & cracks
  • Sanding
  • Caulking
  • Surface cleaning
  • Surface priming
  • Water damage stain sealing & priming
Interior house painting
Below are the general steps that will be taken on your interior painting project.
  1. Set-up
    Furniture / furnishings are placed in the center of the room and covered with drop cloths, or are will be removed from the room. Floors are protected with drop cloths.
  2. Preparation:
    Surface holes, cracks and dents are filled and sanded, stains are sealed, and rough / uneven surfaces are scuff sanded as required.
  3. Prime and paint
    Surfaces are primed as required, and a minimum of 2 coats of premium quality paint is applied for a uniform, high quality finish.
  4. Clean
    Furniture / furnishings are moved back into place and the room/area is cleaned.
Interior paint application:
  • All surfaces are painted with at least two coats of high quality paint (Paint brand selection will be advised upon, with the final decision made by the customer).
  • A consolidated and labeled touch-up kit is left for the client upon completion of every job.
  • I work to reduce the environmental impact of my work as much as possible. I keep the waste generated to a minimum; recycle, reuse or donate any unused material and have low / no VOC paints available.
Final inspection
  • I do a final inspection to ensure that all work and cleanup is complete.
  • Touch-up paint is labelled & left with the customer.

My preparation work includes:
  • Complete surface pressure washing to remove mildew, moss, dirt and grime
  • Any general pre-cleaning / hand washing as required
  • Scraping & removal of all loose paint as required
  • Sanding as required
  • Glossy surfaces scuff-sanded to ensure a strong bond of the new paint application
  • Application of specialty bonding primer to all applicable surfaces
  • Application of exterior primer to any & all bare wood as required
  • Application of caulk to all splits in wood and windows for proper insulation and water damage prevention.
  • Masking all windows and doors, protection of shrubbery, landscaping, paving and walkways.
Final inspection
  • I do a final inspection to ensure that all work and cleanup is complete.
  • Touch-up paint is labelled & left with the customer.
Handyman Services
  • Pressure washing
  • Gutter cleaning
  • Wallpaper removal
  • Staining & varnishing