Featured above is the before and after picture of a deck in Lakewood, Illinois we stained with SuperDeck solid stain from Sherwin Williams. The stain color is Pepperidge.
Paint provides more than just color to the surface of your home. Both paint and stain protects wood from heat and moisture. Waiting too long to recoat your exterior trim, or deck, can eventually lead to rot, cracks and warping.You can avoid these problems by having the surface professionally painted or stained when it's due for service. 
We use quality paint and stain from Sherwin Williams for our exterior projects. The products we use the most include Duration, SuperPaint, and SuperDeck stain for decks. Exterior surfaces are completely prepared before recoating, which includes scraping, pressure washing, sanding and priming where needed. 
We provide exterior painting and staining service for house siding (wood, vinyl and aluminum), house trim, decks and fencing. 
We use a paint sprayer for large projects (siding, fencing, large decks with spindles), followed by brush and roller application to push the material into the wood. We always recommend a two coat application for outdoor painting and staining projects. 
We provide spray painting service for window shutters (wood and vinyl). We remove the shutters, apply a cleaning agent, spray two coats of paint and install the shutters. 
All work areas are carefully prepared with plastic and drop cloths for protection against paint and over-spray. A complete list of our exterior painting services is available further down the page. 

Request a free estimate online and we will follow up with you to set up an appointment for an estimate. To schedule your appointment by phone instead, call Matt Goetz (company owner) 847.845.6876. After we visit the job in person, you will receive a written proposal with service details, your color choices and the total cost.

 Exterior House Painting: 

  • Wood Siding (Brush & Roller, Spray Application) 
  • Aluminum Siding (Spray Application) 
  • Vinyl Siding (Spray Application) 
  • Vinyl & Wood Window Shutters (Spray Application) 
  • Doors & Windows (Wooden Doors & Metal) 
  • Fascia Board, Eves & Soffit 
  • Wrought Iron Fencing  Railings 
  • Gutters & Metal Downspouts 
  • Garage Doors & Garage Side Entry Doors 
  • Concrete & Stucco 
  • Brick & Stone

Exterior House Staining:

  • Cedar Staining (Brush & Roller, Spray Application) 
  • Refinishing (Stripping & Staining) 
  • Decks 
  • Doors & Windows 
  • Solid Color & Semi-Transparent Staining 
  • Thresholds 


Exterior Metal Painting:

  • Windows & Doors 
  • Railings 
  • Fire Escapes 
  • Gates 
  • Windows & Doors 


Pressure Washing (Paint Prep):

  • Mildew, Dirt & Stain Removal 
  • Loose & Peeling Paint Removal  


                            Before                                                                  After

 Before After

The pictures above are from a house in Crystal Lake that we power washed and stained using two coats of Sherwin Williams Woodscapes solid stain on both the siding and trim. Sherwin Williams SuperPaint satin was used for the front doors. The siding on this house had multiple woodpecker holes that were carefully repaired before staining. Visit our extensive Before and After photo gallery to see more pictures of our painting projects.


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"I called Advantage Painting for an estimate on removing wall paper in my home. Matt the owner was on time for the estimate and was very friendly. He was very professional and did the job in less than a week! I was amazed with how clean and great of a job he did! I felt very comfortable with him being in my home and he is defintely is someone you can trust! I highly recommend you give him a call, you will not be dissapointed!"

--Jacqui Majesky

Island Lake, IL

" I would absolutely recommend Matt and anyone from his team at Advantage Painting Services. Great job, great price and flexible around my tight timeline."

-- Brad Miller

Crystal Lake, IL