Front Porch Sanding and Painting Westfield

 

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Estimator: Fernando Costa

Scope of work: Porch Painting, Exterior Painting

Location: Westfield, NJ  07090

Timeline: 2 days

 

After years of wear and tear and constant exposure to the elements your home’s porch will require important maintenance.  The owners of this Westfield, NJ home called in our team at Monk’s to improve the look of their home’s front porch.  In only two days our team sanded the porch’s floor and painted the entire structure.

 

BEFORE

AFTER

Before Porch Sanding and Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Before Porch Sanding and Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

After Front Porch Sanding and Painting Westfield

After Front Porch Sanding and Painting Westfield

 

To begin this project our team thoroughly inspected the condition of the porch’s floor boards.

 

Before Porch Sanding and Painting- Westfield, NJ  07090

Before Porch Sanding and Painting- Westfield, NJ 07090

 

It was determined that the floor boards would need to be thoroughly sanded before any painting could take place.

 

Before Porch Sanding and Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Before Porch Sanding and Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

After the floor boards were sanded they were painted with high quality Benjamin Moore exterior paint.

 

Porch Floor Board Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Porch Floor Board Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

In only two days this Westfield, NJ porch was given a new look with a complete paint job.

 

Exterior Painting Westfield

Exterior Painting Westfield

 

Porch Exterior Painting by Monk's

Porch Exterior Painting by Monk’s

 

After Front Porch Sanding and Painting Westfield

After Front Porch Sanding and Painting Westfield

 

To see other exterior painting projects by our team take a look at our exterior painting portfolio.

If you would like to see more projects by us, check out this sanding and painting project this exterior painting project or this historic home exterior painting by Monk’s.

If you are considering an exterior painting project for your home we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best exterior painting contractor in Westfield, NJ 07090.

 

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October 27, 2014Ty Monk

Front Door Replacement Westfield

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Estimator: Fernando Costa

Scope of work: Door Installation, Carpentry

Location: Westfield, NJ  07090

Timeline: 1 day

 

Your home’s front door will greet you everyday and will give visitors their first impression of your home.  You should be happy with your home’s front door and feel as though it reflects your home’s style and personality.

Our team at Monk’s arrived on site, built a new door frame, and installed a new front door for this Westfield, NJ home in only one day.

 

BEFORE

AFTER

Before Front Door Replacement Westfield

Before Front Door Replacement Westfield

After Front Door Replacement by Monk's

After Front Door Replacement by Monk’s

 

To begin this project our team removed the home’s previously existing front door.

 

Before Front Door Replacement Westfield NJ- Monk's Home Improvements

Before Front Door Replacement Westfield NJ- Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Next our team of skilled carpenters at Monk’s entirely built a new construction frame.  The new door, and space, were thoroughly measured before any building began.  For this project our team installed a customer supplied door.  Our team is happy to consult in the door selecting process; ensuring that your home has a high quality door which meets your needs, and reflects your home’s aesthetic.

 

After Front Door Replacement by Monk's Home Improvements- Westfield, NJ  07090

After Front Door Replacement by Monk’s Home Improvements- Westfield, NJ 07090

 

In only one day our team transformed the entry of this Westfield, NJ home with a brand new front door installation.

If you would like to see more projects by us, check out this front door installation and staining, this front door hanging project, or this door refinishing.

 

If you are considering installing a new door in your home we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best door installing contractor in Westfield, NJ  07090.

 

or Call 973-635-7900

October 26, 2014Ty Monk

Exterior Sanding and House Painting Basking Ridge

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Estimator: Kurt Becker

Scope of work: Exterior CarpentryExterior Painting

Location: Basking Ridge, NJ  07920

Timeline: 3 days

 

Monk’s Home Improvements performed a full exterior sanding and painting job on This Basking Ridge, NJ home.  In only ten days our team completely transformed and updated this home’s exterior.

 

BEFORE

AFTER

Before Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Before Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

After Exterior Sanding and Painting Basking Ridge

After Exterior Sanding and Painting Basking Ridge

 

Before beginning any exterior painting project our team always carefully inspects the home’s full exterior.

 

Before Exterior Sanding and Painting by Monk's Home Improvemants

Before Exterior Sanding and Painting by Monk’s Home Improvemants

 

After careful inspection it was determined that the home would need to be fully sanded down to 95% bare wood before any painting could begin.

 

Before Exterior Sanding by Monk's- Basking Ridge, NJ  07920

Before Exterior Sanding by Monk’s- Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

 

Our team utilizes the sanding process to ensure that the new paint properly adheres to the house.

 

Exterior Sanding Basking Ridge, NJ

Exterior Sanding Basking Ridge, NJ

 

Our sanding is extremely thorough.  At times a regular rounded edge sander may miss pieces.  Our team goes back in and uses a special tool to get these pieces by hand.

 

Hand Sanding by Monk's Home Improvements

Hand Sanding by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Once the house is thoroughly sanded the house is given two coats of oil based primer.

 

Exterior Painting by Monk's

Exterior Painting by Monk’s

 

After the primer has dried the entire exterior is treated to two full coats of high quality exterior paint.

 

Exterior Painting Basking Ridge, NJ  07920

Exterior Painting Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

 

Exterior Sanding and House Painting Basking Ridge

Exterior Sanding and House Painting Basking Ridge

 

In just ten days our team had entirely transformed the exterior of this Basking Ridge, NJ home!

 

After Exterior Sanding and Painting Basking Ridge

After Exterior Sanding and Painting Basking Ridge

 

Exterior Painting Basking Ridge

Exterior Painting Basking Ridge

 

Another job well done by Monk’s!

 

To see other exterior painting projects by our team take a look at our exterior painting portfolio.

If you would like to see more projects by us, check out this sanding and painting project this exterior painting project or this historic home exterior painting by Monk’s.

If you are considering an exterior painting project for your home we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best exterior painting contractor in Basking Ridge, NJ  07920.

 

 

or Call 973-635-7900

October 26, 2014Ty Monk

Kitchen Cabinet Painting Westfield

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Estimator: Fernando Costa

Scope of work: Kitchen Cabinet Painting, Interior Painting

Location: Westfield, NJ  07090

Timeline: 2 weeks

 

The owners of this Westfield, NJ home had cherry mahogany cabinets that they wished to change the look of.  Our team at Monk’s arrived on the job and painted the cabinets of this home, instantly transforming the look of the kitchen, without the hassle and cost of a kitchen renovation.

 

BEFORE

AFTER

Before Kitchen Cabinet Interior Painting

Before Kitchen Cabinet Interior Painting

After Interior Kitchen Cabinet Painting

After Interior Kitchen Cabinet Painting

 

To begin this home’s interior painting project our team removed all of the hardware from the kitchen cabinets.

 

Before Kitchen Cabinet Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Before Kitchen Cabinet Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

All of the doors were carefully removed, and numbered, so that reassembly would be a smooth process.

 

Kitchen Interior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Kitchen Interior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

For this particular project our team used an oil based interior paint.  In order to achieve a consistent and streak free look our team used a spray finish to paint the cabinets.

 

Kitchen Interior Painting Westfield

Kitchen Interior Painting Westfield

 

All of the cabinet bodies remained on the wall.  Our team carefully covered the floors, ceiling, and light fixtures.

 

Interior Kitchen Cabinet Painting by Monk's

Interior Kitchen Cabinet Painting by Monk’s

 

In only two weeks of work our team had transformed  this kitchen with newly painted kitchen cabinets.

 

Kitchen Cabinet Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Kitchen Cabinet Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Kitchen Cabinet Painting Westfield

Kitchen Cabinet Painting Westfield

 

Kitchen Cabinet Painting Westfield

Kitchen Cabinet Painting Westfield

 

Another job well done by our team at Monk’s!

 

To see more kitchen projects by our team at Monk’s check out kitchen remodeling gallery.

If you would like to see other projects by our team at Monk’s check out this wall paper removal and interior painting project, this kitchen interior painting job, or this interior painting and wainscoting project.

If you are considering an interior painting project for your home we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best  interior painting contractor in Westfield, NJ.

 

or Call 973-635-7900

 

 

October 26, 2014Ty Monk

Historic Home Exterior Painting Basking Ridge

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Estimator: Kurt Becker

Scope of work: Exterior CarpentryExterior Painting

Location: Basking Ridge, NJ  07920

Timeline: 2 weeks

 

This nineteenth century Basking Ridge, NJ home was in need of a full exterior paint job.  Our team of skilled painters and carpenters gave this home a full sanding, fresh paint job, and performed exterior carpentry repairs.    The entire exterior makeover was completed in only two weeks

 

BEFORE

AFTER

Before Historical House Exterior Painting Basking Ridge

Before Historical House Exterior Painting Basking Ridge

After Exterior Painting by Monk's

After Exterior Painting by Monk’s

 

It had been quite some time since this historic home had been painted.  Whenever a home has not been painted in a number of years it is important that the home is fully sanded.

 

Before Exterior Sanding and Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Before Exterior Sanding and Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Upon inspecting the home’s exterior it was determined that the exterior would not only need a full sanding but that rotted clapboard pieces would also need to be replaced with cedar.

 

Before Historic Home Exterior Painting Basking Ridge

Before Historic Home Exterior Painting Basking Ridge

 

Proper sanding helps the new paint efficiently adhere to the home’s exterior.

 

Exterior Sanding by Monk's Home Improvements

Exterior Sanding by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Historic Home Sanding and Painting

Historic Home Sanding and Painting

 

While on site our team also stripped the mahogany floor of the home’s porch.  Two coats of porch and floor enamel were applied.  The complete rear porch was also painted.

 

Porch Floor Refinishing by Monk's

Porch Floor Refinishing by Monk’s

 

After sanding the home our team applies two coats of oil based primer.

 

Exterior Sanding and Painting Basking Ridge, NJ

Exterior Sanding and Painting Basking Ridge, NJ

 

Exterior Painting Basking Ridge, NJ

Exterior Painting Basking Ridge, NJ

 

After the primer two coats of Benjamin Moore Aura Exterior paint are applied to the complete exterior.

 

Historic Home Exterior Painting Basking Ridge

Historic Home Exterior Painting Basking Ridge

 

Exterior Painting Basking Ridge, NJ

Exterior Painting Basking Ridge, NJ

 

In only two weeks this entire project was completed!

 

Completed Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Completed Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

 

Another job well done by Monk’s!

 

To see other exterior painting projects by our team take a look at our exterior painting portfolio.

If you would like to see more projects by us, check out this sanding and painting project this exterior painting project or this historic home exterior painting by Monk’s.

If you are considering an exterior painting project for your home we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best exterior painting contractor in Basking Ridge, NJ  07920.

 

or Call 973-635-7900

October 22, 2014Ty Monk

Scotchwood Masonic Exterior Painting Scotch Plains

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Estimator: Fernando Costa

Scope of work: Exterior Painting

Location: Scotch Plains, NJ  07076

Timeline: 4 days

 

Monk’s Home Improvements was called to paint the exterior of Scotchwood Masonic.  In only four days of work our team had painted the entire exterior including the aluminum signage, railings, and front doors.

 

BEFORE

AFTER

Before Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements Scotch Plains

Before Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements Scotch Plains

After Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements Scotch Plains

After Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements Scotch Plains

 

Our team at Monk’s carefully inspected the exterior of the Scotchwood Masonic building to determine the plan of attack.

 

Scotchwood Masonic Exterior Painting Scotch Plains

Scotchwood Masonic Exterior Painting Scotch Plains

 

The entire exterior was carefully cleaned and prepped before the exterior painting process could begin.

 

Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Our team used high quality exterior paint combined with an EB (Emulsa-Bond) additive.  This additive prevents the paint from peeling or becoming chalky when adhering to a concrete exterior.

 

Scotchwood Masonic Exterior Painting by Monk's

Scotchwood Masonic Exterior Painting by Monk’s

 

The aluminum lettering and symbol were also hand painted by our team of painters.

 

Concrete Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Concrete Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

The railings, door, and entire front door area was also painted by our team at Monk’s Home Improvements.

 

Scotch Plains, NJ- Exterior Painting

Scotch Plains, NJ- Exterior Painting

 

In only four days this entire exterior painting project was completed.

 

After Exterior Painting- Scotch Plains, NJ

After Exterior Painting- Scotch Plains, NJ

 

Another job well done by our team at Monk’s!

 

To see other exterior painting projects by our team take a look at our exterior painting portfolio.

If you would like to see more projects by us, check out this sanding and painting project this exterior painting project or this historic home exterior painting by Monk’s.

If you are considering an exterior painting project for your home we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best exterior painting contractor in Scotch Plains, NJ  07076.

 

or Call 973-635-7900

October 20, 2014Ty Monk

Exterior Painting Westfield

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Estimator: Fernando Costa

Scope of work: Exterior CarpentryExterior Painting

Location: Westfield, NJ  07090

Timeline: 2 1/2 days

 

The owners of this Westfield, NJ home called in our team at Monk’s to transform their Tudor style home with a full exterior paint job.  In only three weeks our team had completely painted the exterior, and repaired elements of the home’s exterior carpentry.

 

BEFORE

AFTER

Before Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Before Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

After Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements Westfield, NJ

After Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements Westfield, NJ

 

To begin this process our team scraped off all of the home’s flaking and peeling paint.

 

Before Exterior Painting Westfield

Before Exterior Painting Westfield

 

Once the house was scraped our team applied a full coat of primer.

 

Exterior Painting and Carpentry Work by Monk's Home Improvements

Exterior Painting and Carpentry Work by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

After the primer two coats of high quality exterior paint were applied to the complete exterior.

 

Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements- Westfield, NJ

Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements- Westfield, NJ

 

It was also discovered that many of this home’s exterior elements were beginning to deteriorate.

 

Before Exterior Carpentry Repairs by Monk's

Before Exterior Carpentry Repairs by Monk’s

 

Before Exterior Carpentry Repairs by Monk's

Before Exterior Carpentry Repairs by Monk’s

 

Our team replaced the window sills, and pieces of the home’s vertical trim with replacement wood.  Replacement soffits were also installed around the home’s garage.

 

Exterior Carpentry Westfield, NJ

Exterior Carpentry Westfield, NJ

 

Exterior Carpentry and Painting- Westfield, NJ

Exterior Carpentry and Painting- Westfield, NJ

 

All of the trim, both old and new, was painted to match the original style of the home.

 

After Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements Westfield, NJ

After Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements Westfield, NJ

 

After three weeks of hard work this home’s exterior was looking as good as new!

 

Exterior Painting Westfield

Exterior Painting Westfield

 

House Painting by Monk's

House Painting by Monk’s

 

After Exterior Painting Westfield

After Exterior Painting Westfield

 

Another job well done by our team at Monk’s!

 

To see other exterior painting projects by our team take a look at our exterior painting portfolio.

If you would like to see more projects by us, check out this sanding and painting project this exterior painting project or this historic home exterior painting by Monk’s.

If you are considering an exterior painting project for your home we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best exterior painting contractor in Westfield, NJ 07090.

or Call 973-635-7900

October 19, 2014Ty Monk

Shed Exterior Painting and Carpentry Repairs Westfield

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Estimator: Fernando Costa

Scope of work: Exterior CarpentryExterior Painting

Location: Westfield, NJ  07090

Timeline: 2 1/2 days

 

The backyard shed of this Westfield, NJ home was in need of some attention when our team at Monk’s was called in.  Years of wear and exposure to the elements left this shed needing carpentry repairs and a new exterior paint job.  In just two and a half days of work our team had this shed looking as good as new!

 

BEFORE

AFTER

Shed Exterior Painting and Carpentry Repairs Westfield

Shed Exterior Painting and Carpentry Repairs Westfield

Completed Shed Exterior Painting and Carpentry Repairs Westfield

Completed Shed Exterior Painting and Carpentry Repairs Westfield

 

To begin this project our team carefully examined the shed and determined what would need to be done to transform the shed’s exterior.

 

Before Exterior Painting and Carpentry Repairs

Before Exterior Painting and Carpentry Repairs

 

It was determined that our team would need to carefully scrape off the flaking paint, spot prime, and paint the exterior.

 

Before Exterior Painting and Repairs by Monk's Home Improvements

Before Exterior Painting and Repairs by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Certain exterior elements had also begun to rot.  Our team of skilled partners replaced these pieces with azek.  Azek is a great choice for exterior projects because of its moisture resistant qualities.

 

Exterior Carpentry Repairs by Monk's Home Improvements

Exterior Carpentry Repairs by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

The entire shed was scraped, spot primed, and treated to two full coats of high quality exterior paint.

 

Shed Exterior Painting Westfield, NJ

Shed Exterior Painting Westfield, NJ

 

Exterior Painting and Carpentry by Monk's Home Improvements

Exterior Painting and Carpentry by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

In just two and a half days our team at Monk’s had replaced the rotting exterior trim of this shed, and treated it to a full exterior paint job.

 

Shed Exterior Painting Westfield, NJ

Shed Exterior Painting Westfield, NJ

 

Another job well done by our team at Monk’s!

 

To see other exterior painting projects by our team take a look at our exterior painting portfolio.

If you would like to see more projects by us, check out this sanding and painting project this exterior painting project or this historic home exterior painting by Monk’s.

If you are considering an exterior painting project for your home we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best exterior painting contractor in Westfield, NJ 07090.

 

or Call 973-635-7900

October 16, 2014Ty Monk

Deck Staining Basking Ridge

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Estimator: Kurt Becker

Scope of work: Exterior Painting, Deck Staining

Location: Basking Ridge, NJ  07920

Timeline: 3 days

 

In only three days our team at Monk’s power washed and stained this home’s deck.  The deck’s trim and railings were also carefully painted, updating the complete look of this home’s exterior!

 

BEFORE

AFTER

Before Deck Staining Basking Ridge, NJ

Before Deck Staining Basking Ridge, NJ

After Deck Staining (and a rain shower!)

After Deck Staining (and a rain shower!)

 

This deck had not been stained in four years when our team arrived on the job.  The deck was mildewed and in need of some serious attention.

 

Deck Re-Staining Project

Deck Re-Staining Project

 

Before Deck Staining Basking Ridge

Before Deck Staining Basking Ridge

 

Our team started the project by using a chemical stripper.  This works to loosen the old stain.

 

Before Deck Staining by Monk's

Before Deck Staining by Monk’s

 

Next, the deck is thoroughly power washed.

 

Deck Power Washing by Monk's Home Improvements

Deck Power Washing by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

After that our team applied a cedar tone Sikkens deck stain.

 

Deck Staining by Monk's

Deck Staining by Monk’s

 

After Deck Staining (and a rain shower!)

After Deck Staining (and a rain shower!)

 

In addition to staining the deck our team also primed and painted all of the trim and spindles.

 

Painted Trim and Spindles

Painted Trim and Spindles

 

In only three days our team had not only improved the look of this home’s deck, but also performed important home maintenance!

 

Deck Staining by Monk's Home Improvements

Deck Staining by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Deck Staining Basking Ridge

Deck Staining Basking Ridge

 

Another job well done by our team at Monk’s!

 

To see other deck projects by our team take a look at our Deck Gallery.

If you would like to see more projects by us, check out this azek deck or this deck refinishing project.

If you are considering a deck project for your home we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best deck contractor in Basking Ridge, NJ  07920.

 

or Call 973-635-7900

October 10, 2014Ty Monk

Exterior and Front Porch Painting Westfield

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Estimator: Fernando Costa

Scope of work: Exterior CarpentryPorch PaintingExterior Painting

Location: Westfield, NJ  07090

Timeline: 9 days

 

This Westfield, NJ home’s exterior was in need of some sprucing up.  Our team at Monk’s was called in to give the home a full exterior paint job.  While on site our team also painted the front porch, removed rotting soffits, and replaced them with new azek soffits.

 

BEFORE

AFTER

Before Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Before Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

After Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

After Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

To begin this project our team carefully inspected the condition of the home’s exterior, and the front porch.  It was determined that certain areas of the home would have to be thoroughly scraped before beginning the painting process.

 

Before Exterior and Front Porch Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Before Exterior and Front Porch Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

The home’s detached garage and backyard shed were also in need of painting.

 

Detached Garage Before Exterior Painting

Detached Garage Before Exterior Painting

 

Before Exterior Painting Shed

Before Exterior Painting Shed

 

Next the home’s exterior was given one full coat of primer.  After the primer the entire house was given two full coats of high quality exterior paint.

 

Exterior Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Exterior Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Our team also painted the entire porch, deck, and railings.

 

Before Exterior Painting  Monk's Home Improvements

Before Exterior Painting Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Exterior Painting Westfield

Exterior Painting Westfield

 

While on site it was discovered that the home’s soffits were rotting.  Our team replaced the sofftis with new azek soffits.  Azek is an excellent choice for exterior projects because of its moisture resistant qualities.

 

Exterior and Front Porch Painting Westfield

Exterior and Front Porch Painting Westfield

 

In just nine days our team transformed this home’s exterior.

 

Garage Exterior Painting Westfield

Garage Exterior Painting Westfield

 

Before Exterior Painting Shed

Before Exterior Painting Shed

 

Exterior and Front Porch Painting by Monk's Home Improvements

Exterior and Front Porch Painting by Monk’s Home Improvements

 

Another job well done by Monk’s!

 

To see other exterior painting projects by our team take a look at our exterior painting portfolio.

If you would like to see more projects by us, check out this sanding and painting project this exterior painting project or this historic home exterior painting by Monk’s.

If you are considering an exterior painting project for your home we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best exterior painting contractor in Westfield, NJ 07090.

 

or Call 973-635-7900

October 10, 2014Ty Monk