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Top 5 Strategies for Succeeding on Houzz

By on June 17, 2014 in Social Media with 6 Comments
Top 5 Strategies for Succeeding on Houzz

Marketers pledge all the time about the importance of social media and how you should incorporate the use of it into your marketing campaign. There are a lot of markets where social channels are pretty easy to work with, but when it comes to the painting industry that’s not always true. It can be difficult […]

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Jackie Jordan Talks About Colormix™ 2015

By on June 13, 2014 in How we use Color. with 0 Comments
Jackie Jordan Talks About Colormix™ 2015

Come join me as I talk to Jackie Jordan about Colormix 2015, Optimistic Odyssey Jackie, congratulations on the release of Colormix™ 2015. The colors are just beautiful! As a Color Professional myself, I’ve been watching the teasers on Twitter and the behind the scenes snaps of the color forecasts all week and couldn’t wait to see […]

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SHERWIN-WILLIAMS COLORMIX™ PREDICTS OPTIMISTIC 2015

By on June 9, 2014 in Press Releases with 1 Comment
SHERWIN-WILLIAMS COLORMIX™ PREDICTS OPTIMISTIC 2015

 Annual color forecast reveals bright, vibrant outlook  CLEVELAND, June 9, 2014  – The world of color is moving in vibrant new directions. The Sherwin-Williams colormix 2015 collection tells optimistic color stories that reflect a brightened outlook and adventurous spirit for the year ahead. The colormix palettes provide design professionals with fresh color combinations to inspire creativity as […]

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Better your Business!

Better your Business!

What are you doing to better your business today? This was a question asked on a forum recently. The answers were widely varied, from “stocking up on supplies” to “putting a plan on paper”. A lot of good ideas, but no real action plans. It’s hard work running a paint contracting business, especially if you […]

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Good news for Google+ Pages and Local!

By on June 7, 2014 in Websites and SEO with 9 Comments
Good news for Google+ Pages and Local!

Google+ Profiles-Google+ Pages and Google+ Local! Is your head spinning trying to keep it straight? I have spoken to several contractors that have their pages set up incorrectly, Google’s changes over the past two years have caused many to set up pages incorrectly. Let’s look at the different types first. Google+ Profiles If you are Facebook […]

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Removing Odors while Painting

By on June 1, 2014 in Products with 4 Comments
Removing Odors while Painting

My own  company’s experience with blocking odors comes from using products like KILZ to seal smoke odors during insurance renovations, this was a nasty job requiring respirators and ventilation, not something that you wanted to do in an occupied home. We never tried anything that would “remove” the odors, so I was intrigued when Vinnie […]

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