Professional Painting Contractors Forum banner
Painting Forum

New Member Introductions

Introduce yourself to the community here! ■ Rules ■ Getting Started With PaintTalk.com.com
25.3K
2.9M
25.3K
2.9M

General Painting Discussion

Open painting discussion.
286K
62.1M
286K
62.1M

Featured Articles

Featured PaintTalk.com articles in the community. (New threads restricted to admin only.)
753
47.7K
753
47.7K
Professional Painters

Surface Preparation and Application

From initial prep to final coat. Discuss it here.
50.6K
17.3M
50.6K
17.3M

Interior Wood Finishing

The preparation, staining, and top coating of fixed interior components such as cabinets, trim, casings, and doors.
3.4K
598K
3.4K
598K

Green Painting Practices

Green and Environmentally Friendly Painting Discussion.
2K
595K
2K
595K

Decorative Finishes

4.2K
907K
4.2K
907K

Wallcoverings

Wallpaper, Digital Murals, and more.
5.2K
2.7M
5.2K
2.7M

Pressure Washing

Exterior pressure washing discussion
5K
1.7M
5K
1.7M

Specialty Coatings

Elastomerics, Concrete Stains, Acid Stains and other specialty coatings.
4.5K
2.6M
4.5K
2.6M

Lead Paint Discussion

4.5K
811K
4.5K
811K

Commercial and Industrial Painting

New Construction, Commercial, and Industrial Discussion.
7K
2.2M
7K
2.2M

Photos of Project and Equipment

Post photos of your projects, equipment, and vehicles here.
17.1K
2.5M
17.1K
2.5M

Member Blogs

Place your blog links here for discussion.
467
175K
467
175K
Business

Business, Marketing, and Sales

The business of contracting discussed here. Everything from starting up a new business to expanding a successful one.
61.3K
8.6M
61.3K
8.6M

Technology (websites, computers, etc..)

Technology Computers, Software, Cell Phones, Websites, Printers and more.
11.8K
1.7M
11.8K
1.7M
Tools, Equipment & Safety

Tools, Supplies and Equipment

Brushes, Paint, Vans, Sprayers, etc..
32.9K
10M
32.9K
10M

Workplace Safety

No other topic is as important as this one. Safety first!
2.4K
789K
2.4K
789K
Classifieds

For Sale or Trade

Have an product that you no longer have a use for? You can sell it or trade it here. NO DEALERS!
1.1K
404K
1.1K
404K
Vendor Member Section

Vendor Deals

0
0
N/A
0
0
N/A

Site Supporter Rules & Feedback

This section is for paid commercial site vendors, manufacturers and service providers. If you are interested in becoming a site supporter, please contact, [email protected]
1
17.8K
1
17.8K
Forum Support

PaintTalk.com News

Community Announcements
530
102K
530
102K

Site Help and Suggestions

Need help using this site? Have a suggestion? Post it here!
6K
708K
6K
708K

Getting Started With Paint Talk

Provides tutorials to help you get started using the forum. (read only section)
8
59.8K
8
59.8K
Off Topic Section

Off Topic (Non Trade)

A place to relax. Keep it clean!
90.4K
7.4M
90.4K
7.4M

Featured Paint Pros

Stories behind our featured pros! (archived)
246
110K
246
110K
Latest Posts See all new posts
  1. General Painting Discussion
    Hey everyone - what’s your process for winterizing your sprayers? I’ve stored mine in a heated space over the last few years and just left them as is, nothing added to them. Read recently that this may not be good, and some say RV anti freeze... We’ve got a few really cold nights coming up here...
  2. Surface Preparation and Application
    Is joint compound and tape the best approach to this crack. Is along the entire 2 story chimney. My concern with this approach is how close the crack is to the brick. Seems like it will be a lot of work to ensure it does not look like a mess when I am done. Sent from my SM-A600U using Tapatalk
  3. Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Just got my first TriTech tips and guard. The 310 tip will stay locked into the guard and not fall out, however the 210 won't stay locked in. It will only stay locked in when the tip is reversed for when cleaning out a clog. Am I do something wrong? I attached a video showing it falling...
  4. Featured Articles
    Painting probably sounds like a bit of simple maintenance or a relatively quick and easy way to make an old space look new again, but it can be dangerous if you don’t know what you’re doing. You can end up with paint splashing in your eye, inhaling hazardous fumes, or falling off of your ladder...
See all new posts
Top