8 Home Repairs You Shouldn't Avoid, Pt. 8: Peeling Paint

Peeling paint seems like a minor issue, but it can expand into much larger and more expensive problems.

Buying a home? Click here to perform a full home search
Selling your home? Click here for a FREE Home Price Evaluation 

Call me at 303-974-9471 for a FREE home buying or selling consultation to answer any of your real estate questions.

For today’s eighth and final installment in my series on home repairs that you should not avoid, I want to discuss peeling paint.

If you have paint that you have not touched up in a long time, it will begin to peel. As it peels, water will seep into the wood, causing it to deteriorate. With each new problem, the expenses will grow exponentially.

Paint will typically begin to peel in areas of the house that are most exposed to the sun. Check those areas of your home first and scrape off the peeling paint, touch it up, or apply a fresh coat altogether. It is a relatively inexpensive gesture that could end up saving you thousands of dollars in the long-run, especially if you plan to sell the home or end up having to replace any damaged wood.
Paint will typically begin to peel in areas of the house that are most exposed to the sun.
I recommend having the paint refreshed every other year, just to ensure that the minor problems are taken care of before they escalate into bigger headaches.

If you have any questions or need referrals to painters or handymen, please feel free to reach out to me. I would be glad to help.


  1. Very Useful information. Thanks for sharing such valuable information with us.
    Real Estate Developer in UAE

  2. Useful information shared..I am very happy to read this article. Thanks for giving us nice info. Fantastic walk-through. I appreciate this post. American Dream Homes, Inc.

  3. شركة نقل عفش
    اهم شركات مكافحة حشرات بالخبر كذلك معرض اهم شركة مكافحة حشرات بالدمام والخبر والجبيل والخبر والاحساء والقطيف كذلك شركة رش حشرات بالدمام ومكافحة الحشرات بالخبر
    شركة مكافحة حشرات بالدمام
    شركة تنظيف خزانات بجدة الجوهرة من افضل شركات تنظيف الخزانات بجدة حيث ان تنظيف خزانات بجدة يحتاج الى مهارة فى كيفية غسيل وتنظيف الخزانات الكبيرة والصغيرة بجدة على ايدى متخصصين فى تنظيف الخزانات بجدة
    شركة تنظيف خزانات بجدة
    شركة كشف تسربات المياه بالدمام

  4. Thanks for the information that you had described in your post.I like this.It is awesome and very informative for me. Apartments & Villas for Rent in Dubai

  5. Thank you for nice talk.I want to share with you about the most successful real estate company in the world. CBRE Group, Inc, which is the world’s most successful commercial real estate services and investment firm.Find more details by clicking here Commercial Real Estate - CBRE

  6. nice http://www.andersongroupcolorado.com/2018/06/check-your-home-for-peeling-paint.html

  7. Diejenigen, die einen Makler finden möchten, sollten zahlreiche Fakten bewerten, vor allem, weil einige Makler erreichbar sind, die Ihnen nicht helfen können, eine wundervolle Residenz zu kaufen. Sie sollten sich beim Kauf oder bei der Anmietung der Immobilie von einem erfahrenen Fachmann beraten lassen. Um die aktuellen Informationen des Immobilienmaklers Heidelberg zu verstehen, können Männer und Frauen einfach den nachfolgenden Weblink http://www.fxstat.com/en/user/profile/Swuiftin-207968/blog/35035414-Was-Alle-%C3%9Cber-Immobilien-Heidelberg-Sagen einsehen.


As Seen On...

As Seen On...