Category: Painting

Repairing a Plastered Ceiling in Manhattan

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We think this one speaks for itself.

A Video Tour of a NYC Tonwhouse Kitchen Makeover

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Check out a video tour of one of our most recent New York City kitchen facelifts.  It included new counters, painting the kitchen cabinets, relocating a pantry and installing four sets of LED strip lights. The entire project took about … Read More

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A Manhattan Kitchen Makeover: painting kitchen cabinets, installing new counters and upgrading lighting

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This is one of our more extensive NYC kitchen makeovers that included painting the kitchen cabinets, replacing the cabinet hardware, installing new light fixtures, installing new LED strip lights, replacing the sink + faucet, installing new caesarstone counters and relocating … Read More

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Preparing your home for sale: some painting and “touchups” tips

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Another great post from our friends at the Paint Quality Institute on cleaning up a home for sales with painting and other “touchups”. Enjoy! Press: 10 “Touchups” That Can Help Sell Your Home March 18, 2016 Source: www.paintquality.com/en/media-center/press-releases/2016/03/ten-touchups

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6 Quick Questions to Help You Pick the Right Interior Paint

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Some tips from our friends at the Paint Quality Institute on selecting the right interior paint.  Enjoy! Press: 6 Quick Questions to Help You Pick the Right Interior Paint | Paint Quality Institute Source: www.paintquality.com/en/media-center/press-releases/2015/02/6-quick-questions-to-help-you-pick-the-right-interior-paint

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Wall Trim Ideas: Faux Wainscoting in a NYC Dining Room

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This faux wainscoting was part of a larger pre war apartment restoration project we worked on during Summer 2016. The panels were built using MDF panels cut down onsite and laid out with the input of the interior designer. Check … Read More

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A Manhattan Kitchen Makeover: Painting Kitchen Cabinets and a New Backsplash

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Another (Quick) Kitchen Facelift: Spray Painting Kitchen Cabinets and Installing a Subway tile Backsplash (Level 2) Just the basics on this one: sprayed cabinets, a new backsplash and a new sink.  This was part of a larger restoration project on … Read More

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Painting Kitchen Cabinets White: Some Before and After Pictures (Level 1)

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This is another Level 1 Kitchen Makeover project – click here to familiarize with our kitchen makeover levels – we worked on for a client moving into a new apartment down on Bowery in Manhattan.  The kitchen was in excellent shape … Read More

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A Before and After NYC Kitchen Makeover (Level 1)

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  This is one of the first kitchen facelifts we worked on for a client in Long Island City a few years ago.  We were contracted to paint all of the kitchen cabinets as well as replace the pulls, and … Read More

How Can I Update My Kitchen Without Replacing the Cabinets?

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… Or How to Update Your NYC Kitchen Without Mortgaging Your Firstborn Child to Pay For It.   A specialty we’ve developed over the years at Paint Works is updating Kitchens without replacing them.  A kitchen update (or facelift) typically … Read More

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