We have all been there. You spent weeks agonizing over your color selection for your home, looked at pictures, asked friends and anyone who would listen. You finally chose the perfect color and you give it to your painter to apply and you run off to work only to find when you get home the […]
Should You Use Self-Priming Paint? If you’ve researched paints either online or at a paint store you’ve no doubt come across paints that say they are a paint and primer in one, so-called “self-priming paints.” Simply apply one coat of these paints, they claim, and you’ve painted and primed. While many do-it-yourselfer painters may take […]
Which brand of paint to use? So you decided to paint your home and picked out your colors only to find out there are 5-10 different paints you can use from EACH company Whether it is Sherwin Williams, Benjamin Moore, Behr or something else there so many choices sometimes it can seem impossible to choose not […]
From Sherwin Williams, flat paints, sometimes confused with matte are awesome when used correctly. Because they are non-reflective, they tend to conceal surface blemishes better than paints with more sheen. In a visual sense, these finishes effectively “smooth” walls that are dented or rough. And, since flat finishes actually deflect attention from surfaces, flat […]
What it costs to hire a professional painting contractor WHAT IT COSTS TO HIRE A PROFESSIONAL PAINTING CONTRACTOR When you call to make that first estimate you may have no idea what the costs will be We are referring to reputable, licensed, insured with workman’s compensation and highly trained painters here. Atypical days work for a […]
What happens at a painting estimate WHAT HAPPENS AT A PAINTING ESTIMATE What a typical estimate for us looks like OK, so you decided you need a room, a few rooms or the whole house painted so now what? You can ask your friends who they have used, check Facebook or the other social media […]
Paint sheens and how to choose PAINT SHEEN AND HOW TO CHOOSE Choosing paint sheen can be confusing but it doesn’t have to be So you’re ready to paint your home and you picked out the best color and know what brand you’re getting and then they ask you what sheen would you like to […]
You’re ready to paint your home now what? YOU’RE READY TO PAINT YOUR HOME AND NOW WHAT? Tips and pointers on how to get a great paint job and what to expect You’re sitting around your home and realize you haven’t painted in ten years or you have a party or family gathering coming up soon and want […]
Caution When Hiring Painters You have to be very careful hiring painting companies to do your work. They may seem professional, large and well known but a little-known trick of the trade is they will sub contract the work to a lower priced noninsured painting company. The only reason they do this is to make […]
Low-Gloss Sheens (Flat, Matte and Eggshell) Flat, or matte finish is frequently used in new construction and on ceilings because it hides flaws extremely well. Because it doesn’t reflect light directly, imperfections in walls and ceilings are much less noticeable. Flat finishes are ideal for use on new drywall that has an imperfect taping job or […]
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Ryan Amato - Amato Painting and Power Washing
Ryan Amato is a man driven by his values, first and foremost. As manager of Amato Painting, Ryan’s leadership is one of trust and commitment. His relationships with his team are as important as those with his clients. His motivation to provide professional service is driven by a dependable workmanship that secures their reputation of being the best at what they do. No matter the size of the project, Ryan is adept at meeting deadlines and budgets.
As an award winner for his outstanding painting work, Ryan’s projects have been featured in the Sherwin Williams Quarterly Industry Magazine. You can find his contributions to the painting community across numerous blog sites and on his YouTube channel. With a true passion for his craft, Ryan is driven by so much more than the bottom line. He lives in Easton, Pa with his fiancé Michelle, his two teenagers, Preston and Ryenn and his dog Duncan who stars on the company logo!