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Paint Training Made Easy

By on December 26, 2016 in Press Releases, What's New with 0 Comments

There is no doubt, the world is changing. In some categories, the paint world hasn’t kept up. Critical skill and knowledge standards that painters need have not evolved into reliable digital form. There are plenty of marketing, estimating and sales resources, but online paint training options for crews in the field remains behind. Paint contractors […]

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SHERWIN-WILLIAMS SELECTS ‘POISED TAUPE’ AS 2017 COLOR OF THE YEAR

By on September 4, 2016 in Press Releases with 0 Comments

Sherwin-Williams announces Poised Taupe (SW 6039) as the 2017 Color of the Year. A modern take on a timeless classic, Poised Taupe signals a new direction in society’s ever-growing thirst for beautiful neutrals that bring warm and cool tones together to create one irresistibly versatile color.

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Titan RX-80 Airless Spray Gun

By on August 21, 2016 in Press Releases with 0 Comments
Titan RX-80 Airless Spray Gun

Titan Introduces RX-80 Airless Spray Gun New Gun Offers Improved Durability and Performance MINNEAPOLIS — August 17, 2016 — Titan continues to redefine airless spraying with the introduction of the RX-80airless spray gun. The new RX-80 is a professional airless spray gun rated for 3,600 PSI, providing paint contractors with more durability and performance. For […]

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FieldPulse Software

By on August 13, 2016 in Press Releases with 1 Comment

For a limited time, FieldPulse is offering 50% off for 6 months to bloggingpainters.com readers that schedule a free product demo and mention bloggingpainters.com! FieldPulse is an all-in-one business management application for your painting company – operating on iPhone, Android, and Computer WebApp. Schedule jobs for your team members, manage customer relationships, create estimates and […]

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Sherwin Williams Snap Dry

By on July 31, 2016 in Product Feedback with 3 Comments
Sherwin Williams Snap Dry

SnapDry™ Semi-Gloss Door and Trim Paint dries in as little as one hour of application and a door can be closed without sticking. SnapDry™ is resistant to dirt and fingerprints, UV and weathering. SnapDry™ can be used in both interior and exterior application. Source

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Tape Tool

By on July 24, 2016 in Product Feedback with 1 Comment

  After carrying different types of tape up and down ladders and crawling along baseboards, residential painter and engineer, Bob Stenavich, discovered a need for a device to safely hold, carry, and dispense his tape. Needing a solution, he invented and engineered the TAPE TOOL.        

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Roller Keeper

By on July 23, 2016 in Product Feedback with 0 Comments

Thanks to the folks over at Obvious Solutions for providing samples to our readers. Order yours here!      

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Roller Squeegee

By on July 23, 2016 in Product Feedback with 0 Comments

The Amazing Roller Squeegee   Thanks to the folks at Obvious Solutions for sending out Roller Squeegees to our readers. Click here to learn more and order.

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Do you need help finding quality painters?

Do you need help finding quality painters?

Our mission is a big undertaking To give every Paint Contractor in North America instant access to quality Painters in their local area. If you are a Painting Contractor or a company in need of hiring painters, you can register for free at Painter Job Hub Within minutes you can connect with available Painters in […]

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Trimaco Floor Guards

By on June 28, 2016 in Product Feedback with 0 Comments

TRIMACO E-Z Floor Guards™ work by easily placing a sheet of adhesive plastic film on the bottom of your shoe or boot to avoid tracking dirt and debris into a home or jobsite. Simply STEP, PULL and TEAR. No need to bend over and struggle to apply like traditional shoe covers. Going back outside? Don’t […]

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Stay Put Drops

By on June 9, 2016 in Product Feedback with 1 Comment
Stay Put Drops

300% more slip resistant than 8oz canvas, the Stay Put™ Canvas by Trimaco gives you slip-resistant protection that stays put. The drop consists of two layers—absorbent canvas and a durable non-slip backing. Use the canvas side up to keep tracking to a minimum. Protect your jobsite with the Stay Put™ Canvas. From the Trimaco Website (Thanks […]

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Titan Coating Smartphone App

By on June 5, 2016 in Press Releases with 0 Comments
Titan Coating Smartphone App

Now Available: Titan Coating Connector Smartphone App Quick answers for Busy Professionals MINNEAPOLIS — June 2, 2016 — Titan™ has launched the Titan Coating Connector, a new free smartphone application for iOS and Android devices. Created for busy paint contractors and professional paint retailer associates, the app makes it possible to access volumes of sprayer […]

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Graco Announces Release of Updated RTX Texture Sprayer

By on May 29, 2016 in Press Releases with 0 Comments
Graco Announces Release of Updated RTX Texture Sprayer

 RTX Texture Sprayer for Interior and Exterior Finishing of Textured Materials New equipment, with industry-leading pump technology, significantly improves production rates and finish quality MINNEAPOLIS– Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG), a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, announces the release of its updated RTX Texture Sprayer product line, ideal for interior and exterior finishing of textured materials, including EIFS, drywall mud, […]

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National Painting Week

By on May 22, 2016 in Uncategorized with 4 Comments
National Painting Week

Many of our readers have created their own Paint it Forward programs. Josh and his team at Allbright Painting is a great example. Another is Neubert Painting, they have been serving their community for years. Hats off to these and other businesses who have the resources (time, money and staff) to undertake this level of […]

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What Does “Licensed, Bonded, and Insured” Mean for You?

What Does “Licensed, Bonded, and Insured” Mean for You?

As a painting contractor, one of your main concerns is building trust with your clients. After all, you’ll be spending lots of time inside their homes. Making sure you are “licensed, bonded, and insured” is the first step in building that trust. But what exactly does it mean for you? Let’s break it down. Licensed […]

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