Pre-paint checklist

INTERIOR PRE-PAINT CHECK LIST

The following checklist will assist us in being able to complete our work quickly and cause less disruption to your routine. If you can not complete any of the items below, please contact us to make special arrangements.

Prior to our arrival:
  • If necessary: Disconnect wiring from computers, video, TV and stereos. Identify your wires so you can reconnect them correctly.
  • Remove and store any items on the walls in the areas we are painting.
  • Clear off all counters, tables, dressers and shelves of all items.
  • Rooms should be clear of all clothing, papers, towels, throw rugs, etc.
  • If closets are being painted, please have them emptied prior to our arrival.
  • If any pictures, hanging items etc., are staying in their current location, please leave their hardware in place. If they are being moved, please pull the hardware and we will patch the holes.
  • Remove towels, rugs, and accessories from bath and powder rooms
  • Take down curtains and draperies (Wizz, LLC is not responsible for damaged window treatments)
  • Alarm system should be disabled (Wizz, LLC is not responsible for alarm company service fees)
  • Make any necessary arrangements for pets
  • Call us prior to your paint job with any questions or concerns you may have. We will be glad to discuss them with you.

For your comfort: if you are sensitive to odors (or if anyone is pregnant) you should try to make arrangements to stay away from the job site for the duration of the job.

Please relax. You have hired professionals who do this every day. We understand the disruption caused by having work done in your home and we will do everything possible to make it as easy for you as we can.

Wizz, LLC will perform the following services:
  • Move all large furniture and group in the center of the room
  • All furniture and floors will be covered with drop cloths
  • All furniture will be covered with plastic sheeting
  • Each room area will be cleaned and furniture put back in place upon completion of the job
  • All garbage and empty paint containers will be removed from the job
  • Leftover paint cans will be marked and left for the customer

Wizz, LLC takes pride in our professionalism and craftsmanship. Time is taken to prepare and protect your property as if it were our own and to provide the best possible service to complete your project in an efficient and timely manner.

Surface Preperation Interior Drywall

Fill cracks and nail holes with an interior grade patching paste/spackle and sand smooth, remove all sanding dust. Prime surfaces to meet manufacturers application rate and specifications.

Masonry, concrete, cement, block, brick, stucco
  • Allow new surfaces to cure according to suppliers recommendations, or at least 30 days.
  • Remove all surface contamination (dirt, dust, grease, oil, peeling paint, heavy chalk
  • Pressures wash with a minimum of 3000-psi, rinse thoroughly and allow drying. Remove all form, release and curing agents.
  • Commercial detergents or sandblasting may be necessary to remove sealers, release compounds, and to provide an anchor pattern.
  • Repair or replace damaged or defective substrates as needed. Allow brick to weather
  • Allow brick to weather for 1 year prior to coating.
Wood

Pressures wash with Commercial detergents, Sand any exposed wood to a fresh surface. Patch all holes and imperfections with a wood filler or putty sand smooth. And Or replays with new wood. Priming surfaces to meet manufacturers application rate and specifications.

Aluminum and galvanized steel
  • Pressure Wash with Commercial detergents to remove any oil, grease, or other surface contamination.
  • Remove all corrosion with sandpaper, steel wool, or other abrading method. Prime surfaces to meet manufacturers application rate and specifications.
Steel
  • Remove rust and mill scale using sandpaper, Steel wool, or other abrading method.
  • Prime surfaces to meet manufacturers application rate and specifications. Priming bare steel the same day as cleaned.
Vinyl

Pressures wash with Commercial detergents Clean the surface thoroughly by scrubbing, pressure wash, rinse thoroughly. Prime surfaces to meet manufacturers application rate and specifications.

Caulking

Fill gaps between windows, doors, trim, and other though-wall openings with latex or Siliconized latex caulks Prime surfaces to meet manufacturers application rate and specifications.

Mildew Removal

Remove before painting by Pressures washing with a solution of 1 part liquid bleach and 3 parts water. Apply the solution and scrub the mildewed area. Allow the solution to remain on the surface for 10 minutes. Rinse thoroughly with water and let the surface dry before painting.

Graffiti Removal

Pressures washing with 3600-psi, and acceptable graffiti remover. Alternatively, sandblasting may be necessary. Recommended Anti Graffiti coating.

Deck and Fence Staining
  • Pressure Wash with Commercial detergents to remove any oil, grease, or other surface contamination. Sand any exposed wood to a fresh surface. And Or replays with new wood.
  • Rinse thoroughly with water and let the surface dry before staining.
Interior Staining

Remove any oil, grease, or other surface contamination with TSP, before staining.

Composite decks, docks, fence

The use of bleach is not recommended. Allow composite to thoroughly dry before applying Corte clean. Apply the solution and scrub the mildewed area. Allow the solution to remain on the surface for 10 minutes. Pressure wash, rinse thoroughly.

The information and recommendations set forth in this data sheet are based upon tests conducted by CYRAX LLC. And are subject to change with out notice.

Repaint packages

(All jobs use drop cloths for furniture protection and full clean up after the work is completed)

Full Repaint Package

(3 color paint allotment) - (Floor footage based on 8' ceilings and single color rooms)

Price includes paining Walls, Door Trim, Doors, Window trim, Window Sills, Baseboards, Paint & Materials.

  1. Patch small dents and holes in wall and trim, caulk cracks.
  2. Sand Walls and Trim & prime repairs.
  3. Two coats of finish paint on Walls and all Trim.
Walls Only

(3 color paint allotment) - (Floor footage based on 8' ceilings and single color rooms)

Price includes painting walls, Paint & Materials.

  1. Patch small dents and holes in wall, caulk cracks.
  2. Sand Walls & Prime repairs.
  3. Two coats of finish paint on Walls.
Ceilings Only

(Use of white ceiling paint) - (Ceiling footage based on 8' ceilings)

Price includes painting ceilings, Paint & Materials.

  1. Patch small dents and holes in ceiling, caulk cracks.
  2. Sand ceiling & prime repairs.
  3. Two coats of finish paint on Ceiling.
Trim Only

(Use of semi-gloss white paint)

Price includes painting Door Trim, Window trim, Window Sills, Baseboards, Paint & Materials.

  1. Patch small dents and holes in trim, caulk cracks.
  2. Sand trim & prime repairs.
  3. Two coats of finish paint on trim
Textured (popcorn) ceilings removal and paint

(Use of white ceiling paint) - (Ceiling footage based on 8' ceilings)

Price includes scraping and painting of ceiling, Paint & Materials.

  1. Scraping of textured ceiling
  2. Patch small dents and holes in ceiling, caulk cracks.
  3. Sand ceiling & prime repairs.
  4. Two coats of finish paint on Ceiling.(Drywall Repairs and Retexture are on a first see basis to determine pricing.)
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