Category: The Best Way to Paint a Fence

Should You Stain or Paint Your Fence?

Refinishing your fence with either paint or stain is a great way of improving the look of your home. Painting or staining can also help your fence last longer. Putting in a bit of extra work can extend the lifespan of your fence by providing some additional protection...

Painting In Rain And Water

Northern Idaho is seeing its first taste of fall rain this week! And while we aren’t seeing downpours the likes of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, it can feel like the time for finishing building, construction, and painting projects is running short. Here is some advice...
Proper Fence Care: An Epilogue

Proper Fence Care: An Epilogue

Proper Fence Care: An Epilogue We’ve finally come full circle to proper fence care! After all that hard work preparing, staining, and sealing your fence, its finally time to sit back and enjoy it! Well done, drink some lemonade and relax. Make sure and check out...
Fence Painting: Application

Fence Painting: Application

We’re finally to our fence’s application time! Application is the last step in properly painting your fence. Thus far we’ve covered all the preparation and priming. Now is time to finish up with your paint or stain application. Truth be told, this is...
Fence Painting: Paint Choices

Fence Painting: Paint Choices

The most important part of a new paint job, are your paint choices! The specific paint choices you make will determine longevity, aesthetic, and ease of application. The different types of paint/stain to use depend on whether your fence is new or old. Wood that has...
Fence Painting: Priming

Fence Painting: Priming

Welcome back to the Great Expectations Fence Painting Guide! This week, we cover priming your fence. Having successfully (and carefully) prepped from last week, we are now ready to apply the first layer of primer! If you are staining you fence, make sure and skip this...