ask about the guarantee.
for ten recent references.
whether the company in question has liability insurance and workman's
the estimate is for an interior residential job observe whether the
estimator removed their shoes at the front door without first being
prompted. Without feelings of respect what is there to distinguish us
if the estimator knows what the primary colors are. (red, yellow, blue)
whether plastic or cloth will be used to protect the floor. Plastic
would indicate that you're presently speaking with an amateur.
ask whether the company in question differentiates between exterior
and interior drop clothes for the furniture.
many coats are being applied? Does a third or fourth coat cost extra?
(when using really deep colors over lighter ones three and four coats
is probable; even with top of the line paints)
the estimator what kind of stipple the painters aim for. (stipple is
the effect or pattern left bythe roller sleeve and should resemble the
outer peel of a sunkist orange picked in late June, small and pimply)
whether or not all leftover paint gets securely sealed and clearly labeled
for the customer.