“I don’t know if that’s the best idea,” says David.
“Why not?” asks Michelle. “We’ve painted other parts of our house before. What makes this different?”
David sighs. “Well, for one thing, we’ll be on ladders. I don’t know about you but I’m not trying to risk my health for a better-looking trim. The cost to paint exterior trim is well worth it just for that alone. Also, it’s hot and sunny out. Great for relaxing or playing but not so much for painting.”
Michelle nods understandingly. “Then let’s look up the cost on Google. If nothing else we can start budgeting for it. Then, we can look up local painting contractors.” David nods and gets his phone out to look it up.
Here’s what the couple discovers: