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‘Tis the Season to Spot and Fix Wood Rot

Rot happens, even to the most well maintained houses. All you need is a combination of wood, water, and warmth, and your prized lumber begins turning to a soft, crumbling mush. Exterior trim is the most vulnerable to attack by … Continue reading

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How Ploutis Can Help You Beautify Your Exterior Siding

Snow blanketed the ground this month and we know the last thing homeowners want to think about is exterior siding work. However, now isn’t a bad time to begin considering your options and visiting showrooms to research the topic. In … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Home’s Appearance Fresh and Vibrant

There’s a nice surprise and a welcomed relief for today’s homeowners: longer-lasting exterior paints! If you haven’t heard, almost all paints have been reformulated in the last 10 years with evolved paint technologies to deliver color-rich and exceedingly fade-resistant finishes. Continue reading

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Ploutis’ Top 5 Paint Palettes for Spring, 2016

Spring forward this season by adding bright colors to the interior or exterior of your home. The new trends for Spring, 2016 pull inspiration from nature. The palette moves away from softer, neutral colors to brighter, vibrant shades that are … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Exterior Home Painting

5. Use PVC to replace wood. In many cases, PVC (a thermoplastic) is a great replacement for chipped trim pieces and wood rot. ​Unlike wood, it never rots and most people don’t even notice an aesthetic difference between the two. We … Continue reading

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