Job Site Safety: A 12-Point Guide for the Pro Painter- Job site safety is crucial for both yourself and your customer. Here are some safety tips for the many types of projects and conditions you may encounter.
Rejuvenated!- Talk about your tough coating challenges. Here was a 200-year-old church with a 15-year-old paint job and in dire need of restoration. To the rescue: an experienced contractor armed with a technologically advanced new coating specifically formulated to restore worn and damaged siding.
RX-PRO Airless Spray Gun is Named Vendor Product of the Year- The Titan RX-PRO Airless Spray Gun received the Sherwin-Williams 2016 Vendor Product of the Year award.
New Team, New Look!- One ball club moves out, another moves in, and a Connecticut painting contractor is there to help make it all happen.
4 Rules on When NOT to be cheap investing in your business- By Paige NeJame I like to sleep at night. There are just some things on which I will not be cheap. I’ve found that saving money often causes unnecessary trouble, including warranty work and the distraction from the real work at hand – growing my business.
2017 New Product Guide: Contractor Favorites Get an Upgrade- What’s new in coatings technology to help make your job easier this year? Plenty! First, let’s take a look at these new additions and next-generation enhancements to some of your favorite coatings:
2017 New Product Guide: Concrete and High-Performance Coatings- In another story, we explored some of the best of new and improved architectural paint products for 2017. Now we’ll take a look for more options in advanced high performance coatings.
5 Ways the New PRO App Saves Painters Time and Money- Sherwin-Williams has unveiled its latest tool for painting professionals seeking ways to work more efficiently: the all-new Sherwin-Williams PRO app.
Healthcare: Picking the Right Paint for the Patient… and the Painter- A new oncology patient addition at Northside Hospital is one of the latest examples of a facility specifying the industry’s first EPA-registered microbicidal paint.
Do You Have Any Adhesion Advice for Repainting Aluminum Siding?- By Rick Watson The question Q: I’m looking for advice on an aluminum painting project. The house was painted by a friend of my customer’s family first and was really peeling everywhere.
National Painting Week: A chance to build bonds with your community- Participating in National Painting Week, from joining a project to sharing painting tips, is a great way to showcase your expertise and position you as a strong community partner. This year’s nationwide event is set for May 19-29, 2017.
Contractor Q&A: Dan Cavagnaro- Dan Cavagnaro began his painting career at the age of 19 from a master painter who based his craft on customer satisfaction, hard work and precise attention to details. More than 15 years later, he maintains those principles as a master painter at the helm of his own company
Contractor Q&A: Chris Berry- The biggest turning point in the success of my business was when I started our YouTube channel, “idahopainters.” We now have over 20,000 subscribers and are averaging 8,000 video views a day. Along with my YouTube channel I studied all I could about social media and how I could use it to increase my reach, further my brand and increase my profits.
Don’t Fly By the Seat of Your Pants. Do This Instead. (Video)- Want to take your business to the next level? Then see what Kevin Nolan has to say in our Pro On the Go video series:
Field of Dreams: New Ballpark Invigorates El Paso- The nation’s newest Triple-A baseball franchise. An impressive new $50 million field of dreams. Thanks to the work of contractors like Diversified Interiors, the project is a winner for both the team and the city of El Paso.
Paint Shield® FAQ: What Painters Need to Know- Paint Shield® Microbicidal Paint is redefining what paint can do. Here are answers to six common questions about this revolutionary new coating.