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  1. New Member Introductions
    We are a relatively new painting company in the midwest and are expanding rapidly (operating in 2 states, WI & IL). I am looking for your advice to figure out which interior and exterior paint to use for our projects going forward in 2018-19 and would love some feedback from the Pros here...
  2. General Painting Discussion
    Hello Everyone I have just joined in the forum so i thought i might introduce myself.I do professional blogging for a Sydney based painting company named Premier Painting.While writing article sometimes I struggle to come up with a continual supply of interesting topics.So i am collecting a...
  3. Business, Marketing, and Sales
    Has anyone tried hiring canvassers to go into neighborhoods and knock on doors for leads? If so what has been your experience? I've put out a couple advertisements on craigslist and couple other sites. There are a couple businesses that get leads primarily through canvassing. Any thoughts...
  4. General Painting Discussion
    The question is should you do it yourself or hire a professional house painting service. Most of the homeowners think that they can save lot of money by doing it by themselves. There are several other factors to consider while making a decision.
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, my name is Sharon; I am part owner of Accurate Painting of the Palm Beaches. I handle most of the company's logistics. Where do most of you discuss general painting application issues? I fell I can contribute while also taking away a learning experience. Please visit our...
  6. General Painting Discussion
    I recently wrote an article on the dangers of Volatile Organic Compounds in paint and cleaning products on my house painting company's website. This article discusses exactly what VOC's are and how they relate to you and/or your customers. :icon_eek: Check it out and share you opinions.
  7. General Painting Discussion
    Opinions everybody...Is Aura the best exterior paint? We like it on old buildings because of the high build..it has elastomeric properties..and darker colors will hold out better b/c of the colorants. Do you think the SW Duration compares? We have a project in August spec'd for Duration Here...
  8. Photos of Project and Equipment
    We overcame some frustrating obstacles to complete this one. I seriously have a grudge against bugs right now. Full album link here.
  9. General Painting Discussion
    I enjoy working with quality designers. They can make my life easier and I in turn, by doing a proper job can make them look good. I want to vent. I had 3 jobs running for different designers last week. One has been using our services for over 20 years and is very efficient, collects all monies...
  10. New Member Introductions
    Hi y'all. I am a Florida transplant in PA now. Do not let the name fool ya. I am a painter/power washer hybrid. My family has been paint contractors since 1902, so I know coatings. I added the PW to my services because there was too much money being left on the table. I learned the ropes this...
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