faqs about painting your home or commercial property

We get it, you have questions. And you should. When you hire a painting contractor you should be 100% certain of their abilities, there should be no surprises, and you should know what the work entails. Here are the answers to some common questions and if you want to you can always send us a direct message with your unanswered questions. We’ll get back to you with an answer right away.

How long will it take for the work to begin?

Generally, 1-3 weeks after a signed contract and color selections. We cannot put you on the schedule until we have both. However, we have multiple, professional painting crews and will always try to accommodate your timeline.

Can you also repair my drywall or rotten wood?

As a painting company that prides itself on quality and professionalism, we can repair holes and cracks in drywall before we start painting. We offer a variety of other services, too, including repair of rotted wood, window sill repair drywall repair and other small carpentry jobs. These services need to be determined on site and are additional fees apply to the painting services.

What type of paint do you use?

We use only quality Dulux paint. It simply lasts longer and wears better. Period. We can recommend a variety of zero- and low -VOC paints for low odor. We always try to be eco-friendly

How will the paint be applied (brush, roll, spray)?

While each job varies, a combination of brush and roll is typically used to paint walls, ceilings, and trim. Our painting contractors spray cabinetry for a high-quality finish. Exterior siding is commonly sprayed.

How should I prepare for the painting?

Prior to your painting service, we ask that you move fragile or breakable items, for example, pictures, glassware, and electronic devices when possible. We can move the larger items as we need to for the project. We can move furniture and even a wall-mounted TV if needed.

Upon completion of the room, we move everything back into place. Before we go ahead with a contract we’ll walk you through all the steps you to ensure the best possible work environment while respecting your property at all times.

Do you offer commercial painting services?

Yes, we offer commercial painting services all year long. We can paint exteriors and interiors of buildings including new construction, multi-family units, apartment complexes, condos and more.

Do you have examples of work you’ve completed?

You bet! To see both interior, exterior, and commercial examples, please visit our gallery. We’re sure your project will be featured here next.

Why should I choose DV Painting as my painting company?

DV Painting paints the right way. Plus, we take the time needed for a professional, quality paint job, offering thorough prep services and quality inspections. There truly is a difference in our services.

How do I request an estimate for painting services?

You can request a painting preliminary estimate right here on our website. Or call us at 204-228-2235 and we’ll come out and get you a quote right on site.

What should I do to prepare for the estimate?

It’s best for all decision-makers to be present at the time of the estimate. If not, make sure your team discusses all work together, ahead of time before meeting with us. We recommend that you:

  • Make a complete list of all the work you want done.
  • Discuss colors and/or finishes, we’ll help you finalize your choice.
  • Make a list of what you did and did not like about your last paint job or painter.