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Archive for December, 2013

JLC Online Adds a Blogging Painter to Lineup

JLC Online Adds a Blogging Painter to Lineup

Scott Burt Joins  JLC Online as a Featured Author The Journal of Light Construction recently added Scott Burt to its 2014 Featured Blog Author lineup at JLC Online, the interactive online venue for construction and remodeling professionals. Scott Burt is a paint contractor and author of the popular “From the Field” column in American Painting Contractor […]

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Tools to Help You Keep Reviews on Your Website

Tools to Help You Keep Reviews on Your Website

By on December 24, 2013 in Websites and SEO with 0 Comments

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about reviews lately. Since my conversation with Darren in the comments section of the post: Should You Pay Review Site Advertising Fees, I’ve been trying to figure out a convenient way to warehouse reviews on your own website. To recap, Darren suggested that you should put reviews on […]

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Visual Marketing: Using Instagram to Promote Your Business

Visual Marketing: Using Instagram to Promote Your Business

By on December 24, 2013 in Social Media with 4 Comments

Even though Instagram is about delivering images, videos and media-based content to your followers, it’s also a great place for many businesses to focus their marketing efforts. The benefits of those visual media features come to light when you have a business or product that needs to be seen in order to be appreciated. When […]

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Pro Blocker Ninja Protective Eyeware

Pro Blocker Ninja Protective Eyeware

By on December 15, 2013 in Product Feedback with 2 Comments

  Kendall Kikuyama is the President of Aloha Painting Company, Inc., of Honolulu, Hawaii.  Mr Kikuyama stated Aloha Painting in 1976 and is a long-time observer of the problems of providing eye protection while spray painting.  As the owner of a commercial painting company, he is sensitive to the industry issues of health and safety, as […]

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Exclusive Plum Is An Intimate and Romantic Color Perfect for the Bedroom

Exclusive Plum Is An Intimate and Romantic Color Perfect for the Bedroom

By on December 10, 2013 in How we use Color. with 19 Comments

(Written by Donna Frasca) As a Color Expert in Charlotte, NC, I am constantly tracking what are announced as the colors of the year and watching the color trends as they come and go. I was super excited when I saw that Exclusive Plum (SW 6263) was chosen by Sherwin-Williams as the Color of The Year […]

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Is Painting Like Leftovers in the Fridge?

Is Painting Like Leftovers in the Fridge?

Leftovers in the fridge are sometimes amongst the most coveted cuisine, especially when you are hungry and just need to eat. Cold pizza can be better than hot pizza. Same holds true for other delicacies. And here’s the large leap where I state that good contractors are to be coveted too. Residential repainting in particular […]

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