Paint is something that can make or break your home’s curb appeal and interior aesthetic. From color to age, it can turn heads, and not always for the reasons you want. Knowing how often you should paint your house is a key component to being a responsible homeowner. 

How to Tell if You Should Repaint Your House

The primary purpose of paint is to protect the underlying surfaces from weather damage and pests, so it’s crucial to keep your paint fresh and intact.

It’s time to repaint your house if you see paint that is:

  • Cracking
  • Chipping
  • Bubbling
  • Flaking

What is the Best Paint to Repaint Your House With?

Paint choice all depends on your budget and the surface you’re painting. When choosing a type or brand of paint, it’s worth doing your due diligence to get the most out of the time and money that goes into repainting a house. 

When you request an estimate with us, our professional painters will break down the pros and cons that accompany each type of paint, so you can make an informed decision that best fits your needs.

How Often Should You Repaint Your House?

You should repaint your home about every seven years — give or take. How soon you will need to repaint your house depends on several factors, including:

  • The type of paint you use
  • How well you prep the surfaces
  • The climate in your area
  • How many coats you apply
  • The material you’re painting

House Repainting Services in Alabama and Georgia

Leave the dirty work to the professionals. At First Choice Painting & Repairs, no painting job is too big or too small. Contact us for a free estimate and start the journey of home rejuvenation..