Expect your beautiful paint job to meet up with some relentless adversaries: rain,snow,extreme temperatures and ultraviolet light. All of these factors can shorten the length of time that your house will look its best. To make your paint job last, learn to prep the surfaces, select the right paint and primer for your job, choose the best tools, and get at those tricky areas.
Bogomil Sabtchev has been a professional painter for 15 years, with plenty of experience in interior and exterior painting as well as small carpentry jobs. His company, Optimus Painting, is based in Brookline.