Choosing the Right Contractor. Commerce Township, MI

It is a good rule of thumb when getting any work done, to get three different estimates. This is true, whether you are looking to have your car fixed or hiring a contractor to work in your home or office. When getting estimates from different contractors around the area, not only do you get to compare pricing, but also see what each company is about. Not every contractor is a good fit for every home or business owner. In comparing the estimates, it is important to decipher what each contractor has to offer. Sometimes going with the lowest…

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5 Simple Steps to Your Dream Cabinets

The process to have your cabinets refinished (painted) can be very simple, or can create chaos. Here we will outline the 5 steps Armor Tough Coatings takes, in order to transform your kitchen, bathroom, laundry room, garage, or any room, and make them look brand new. Step 1: Cabinet Material The first step is to determine what material that the cabinets are made of. This can range from real wood, to laminate, to thermofoil (mdf wood wrapped with laminate sheet). This step is important as the correct primer will need to be used in order for the topcoat…

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Our Story

How we started: The Dream Armor Tough Coatings was founded during the early winter months of 2014 in White Lake, MI. The founder, Joe Elmore, had just separated from his employer of 8 years and was ready to put his skills to the test. He spent every working day of the prior years managing interior and exterior painting crews and finally felt that he had just the right amount of knowledge, courage, and leadership abilities to create his own company. Joe was finally ready to make his dreams a reality! The Struggle It wasn’t easy, though. Joe made…

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Should I buy the paint myself before hiring a painting contractor in White Lake , MI?

To buy, or have them supply, that is the question. In today’s research then do-it-yourself culture, homeowners often find themselves with this question or a question very similar. On one hand, you have the freedom, flexibility, and potential for a great online or print coupon deal by buying and supplying your own paint. On the other, you have the convenience, expertise, and supplier discounts that accompany a trained professional. This post will give you the pros and cons of buying your own paint vs. having a contractor supply the paint when tackling your next home painting project. There…

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