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  1. General Painting Discussion
    I have job with a unique set of challanges. What I am contracted to paint a couple of Wedge Barriers. (Picture a 36" high x 10' wide piece of 1/4" steel plate that lays flat on the concrete drive. Once put into the up position it's at about a 45 degree angle to stop vehicles from passing)...
  2. General Painting Discussion
    I have a job that I will be starting in 2 weeks in which I will be preparing and spraying a 4' high wrought iron fence in a semi-gloss or gloss white. The fence spans the whole front yard and side... I plan to sand all rust spots, clean, and spot prime all rust/problem areas with some cans of...
  3. Surface Preparation and Application
    I just finished up painting a Industrial open ceiling for a client. Before I painted, the ceiling showed light rust flashing in a few areas. My clients want a white finish. I went to the local Kwal which recently changed to Professional paint coatings and they recommended a waterborne glidden...
  4. General Painting Discussion
    Here is a little article I knocked up for fun. Tell me what you think of it, should I give up being a writer or not? http://issuu.com/pacificpainter/docs/more_then_a_pretthy_face_-_preventing_concrete_can?mode=window&backgroundColor=%23222222
  5. Commercial and Industrial Painting
    Hey guys, I'm bidding an apartment complex that has steel stairs and concrete steps. The steel is rusting, badly on some sides. I want to give them a good better best price structure so they can decide how much money to spend. I was thinking of good enough: light prep on rust, power wash, DTM...
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