How to prepare for a paint job while in escrow

Your real estate agent—and contractors—can help you during closing paperwork and escrow holdbacks If you’ve never bought a house before, it works a lot  like this: You and your real estate agent travel around looking for the right home. When you identify a home you like, your Realtor will help you put in an offer…

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Are you falling for these house painting myths?

It doesn’t seem that complicated on the surface, but painting a house or office appears to conjure many ideas that are mythical at best and dangerous at worst. Here are some house painting myths worth debunking before anyone picks up a paintbrush. Busted: adding essential oil to the paint makes it smell better In addition…

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Tips for choosing a front door paint color

“Curb appeal matters, and from a curb the focal point of any home should be the front door,” says Walnut Creek real estate agent Valerie Vicente.” If you need to switch up or refresh one thing on the outside of your house fast, it’s the front door.” Valerie is right. The front door acts as…

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Paint means more when you haven’t had walls

Woodiwiss Painting has been helping Baja Bound provide safe, respectable living quarters for thousands of migrants seeking a better life John Rose appears rock solid, steady, and squinting under the Baja sun, about ninety miles south of San Diego in Ensenada, Mexico. Standing in a migrant camp, John is surrounded by hundreds of families clad…

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