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  1. Business, Marketing, and Sales
    before people start bashing me, i am a 3rd generation union painter, starting my own non union business and have been doing fairly well in the residential market, but i'm wondering how i could get into the commercial sector? seems like a noob question but call me a noob in this area.:whistling2...
  2. New Member Introductions
    before people start bashing me, i am a 3rd generation union painter, starting my own non union business and have been doing fairly well in the residential market, but i'm wondering how i could get into the commercial sector? seems like a noob question but call me a noob in this area.:whistling2...
  3. Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    Hello, i´am opening a new paint company, i have 7 years of selling paints experience, and now i am offering paint service for small, medium and large projects. I want to import 2 eletric sprayers to start. Want some informations about this. The 490 or 495 are much better than 395? How about...
  4. Commercial and Industrial Painting
    I need to hear from someone who has done one of these, it will be a re model I have worked on several back in the 90s but not as a contractor for myself. I'm thinking of bidding one and would like some feedback on doing one before I jump in the lake and try to swim if you know what I mean. Any...
  5. Commercial and Industrial Painting
    Any one out there know how long it takes to hear back on bids, I get a little concerned I am fairly new to bidding commercial jobs and Iv'e sent out several bids this month on some large projects and some small but I haven't heard back on them. I know my pricing is good but it's not like...
  6. Commercial and Industrial Painting
    Good evening morning whatever it is wherever you are any painters out there from the ole north state ? doing commercial work, I'm getting the hell away from the new residential market IV"E been doing this crap to long, for what there wanting pay around here 1980s pricing " :censored:" need a...
  7. Business, Marketing, and Sales
    I own a small paint company that do a lot of residential repaints. I've been in business since 2003. Since then I've done a lot of small commercial jobs and only 2 big commercial jobs. One was a contract for $60,000 the other was for around $40,000. This might sound crazy but I didn't make any...
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