Do It Yourself – Balcony Painting

balcony paintingOne thing that I have learned over the years is that if you try to do something that is beyond your skill level, it will likely cost you money in the long run. That being said, you probably can do a lot more than you think you can. I am by no means a handyman, but I try to do as much around the house as I can.

A perfect illustration of this is a new balcony that we had built. Could have I built the balcony? Possibly, if I had taken a lot of time and effort. Realistically, I would have never had the time and it would have been one of those projects that would have been perpetually in progress. Therefore I made the decision to have someone else come and build the balcony.

Once the balcony was


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One Response to Do It Yourself – Balcony Painting

  1. Retireyoung says:

    I think building the balcony is probably a good job for a professional. Don’t you need building permits in the US? Painting however can be done by anyone and sometimes you can do a better job if you do it yourself.

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