Home Maintenance Advice

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Leaking Water Pressure Regulator

Checking for Leaks

By All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. | April 3, 2020

Pictured above is a leaking water pressure regulator valve.

Throw out junk

Throw out junk.

By All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. | April 1, 2020

Search your property for items that don’t belong.

Mosquitos breed in standing water

Mosquito Prevention

By All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. | March 30, 2020

Keeping your property free of standing water keeps the mosquito population down.

Porch Light

Clean your Exterior Lights

By All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. | March 16, 2020

An often overlooked house cleaning detail is porch lights. Keep your exterior looking sharp by regularly removing dust and cobwebs from your lights. Pictured above is a dusty porch light in Westwood, 90024. All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. provides complete home maintenance services.

Clean Down Spouts

Property Micro Management

By All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. | March 12, 2020

Maximize the enjoyment of your property by micro managing it. Pictured above is a weed growing behind a down spout. Check your property for weeds, spider webs, and stray debris. By taking care of these details, your property looks perfectly maintained. Plus, by checking your property regularly, you can spot small issues before they become…

RustOleum Painted Security Door

Security Door Painting:

By All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. | March 8, 2020

Rusty security doors can be made to look like new with Rust-Oleum small project spray cans. This door, in Westwood 90024, was primed, painted and back in use in less than one day. No clogging of the screen material when sprayed with Rust-Oleum.

Leave Your Shoes at the Door.

By All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. | March 4, 2020

Home Hygiene Tip: The science behind shoe removal is too compelling to be ignored. Removing shoes at the door reduces the amount of dirt, bacteria, toxins and E-coli tracked into your house. Imagine what shoes pick up in public restrooms and bringing that into your home. A study conducted by the University of Arizona in…

Vines in rain gutters

Keep Your Rain Gutters Clean.

By All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. | March 2, 2020

Pictured here is a vine growing in and around a house rain gutter in Westwood 90024. Check your rain gutter system every month. Plants growing like this can block down spouts and make water flow over and inside your structure. The vine here is doing double damage. It has grown under the gutter and will…

Tree overhanging roof

Keep Branches off Your Roof.

By All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. | February 26, 2020

Keep tree branches from touching your roof. Pictured here is a tree growing over a garage in the Pacific Palisades. Walk around your house at regularly to check for trees and shrubs growing over your home. They need to be cut away from your structure. Trees touching the roof can allow rats, raccoons, and possums…

Sealing roof jacks

Prevent interior leaks by properly sealing roof Jacks

By All Los Angeles Painting Company, Inc. | February 25, 2020

Home Maintenance Tip: Before winter rains, make sure your roof jack bases are sealed with fresh sealant. Most roof leaks don’t come from broken down roofing, they come from improperly sealed roof jacks. Cracked, weathered sealant can allow water directly into your attic and can damage your ceilings. Check and seal your roof yearly to…