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Scott Burt

Scott Burt

Scott Burt owns Topcoat Finishes, a high end residential paint company in Jericho, Vt. He is the author of the popular "From the Field" column in American Painting Contractor magazine

Scott Burt's Posts

Painting Sequence for Room Interiors

Always do the baseboard last and take care to cut in tight, straight lines. Read more

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Paintbrushes Paintbrushes

Pro Tips for Choosing, Using, and Cleaning Read more

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The Best Way to Finish an Exterior Wooden Door

Exterior doors take a beating from both frequent use and the elements. Here's how to provide a lasting clear finish on an exterior door. Read more

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When Paint Problems Happen When Paint Problems Happen

Each process comes with a sequence of steps requiring consistent habits to eliminate paint problems. Read more

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Is Painting Like Leftovers in the Fridge? Is Painting Like Leftovers in the Fridge?

Blogger Scott Burt opines about the some of the challenges facing painters and all contractors in today's changing market. Read more

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