Paragon Painting of Charleston is a virtually dustless painting company. We have invested in one of the best dust extraction tools available on the market to keep your home clean and the air safe.
Good Painters Sand
Every good painter sands A LOT, sometimes we sand to smooth rough surfaces and sometimes we sand to make smooth surfaces rough to allow proper paint adhesion. The biggest co prate of harmful dust on interior painting jobs is joint compound/drywall dust. This dust occurs when sanding joint compound which is what fills in all the imperfections in the walls prior to painting.
Every house has scratches, nail pops, cracks, dings, and dents in their drywall and part of our job is to make those imperfections disappear leaving you with the smoothest walls possible.
Drywall Dust Health Concerns
When joint compound (aka mud) is sanded very fine dust particles are created which contains crystalline silica and mica, OHSA has labeled both of them as hazardous materials. These hazardous materials can stay suspended in the air for long periods of time, during which they can travel throughout your home coating your belongings, damage your HVAC system, and worst of all get inhaled by you and your family. You can read more about the health effects of drywall dust here.
Is There a Better Way?
Of course, there is! We have invested in the best dustless sanding technology on the market. Our sanders and HEPA dust extractor are virtually dustless, capturing 99% of dust created by sanding. This is all part of our dedication to keeping the cleanest and healthiest environment while work is being performed in your home. Don’t hire another painter that doesn’t use dustless sanding technology again, give us a call instead.
Call Paragon Painters Charleston SC
Call Paragon Painting, for all your house painting needs. We are licensed, insured, and will always give you a detailed painting quote with a fair price. Paragon Painting is a family owned and operated interior and exterior residential painting contractor. We service the entire Charleston, SC area including:
Summerville, Mt Pleasant, Moncks Corner, Folly Beach, Ladson, North Charleston, Hanahan, James Island, Sullivans Island, and beyond. We are the exterior and interior house painting experts, call us at 843-695-9450
About the Author (Author Profile)I've been brought up in the painting industry and have learned everything I know from my father Paul Briggs. He is the founder of Paragon Painting and I joined him full time in 2003 after graduating college. I am now happily married with two beautiful children ages two and five.
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