How long will a paint job last?

The lifespan of a coating depends on many factors. The type of coating used, location of the building, exposure to sunlight, quality of materials used, and the color can all affect the longevity. Typically, buildings should be painted every 5-10 years.

Why is my paint bubbling?
Is it necessary to prime all bare wood and metal surfaces?
How long will the project take?
Do you always wash before you paint?
How important is choosing the right paint?