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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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SHERWIN-WILLIAMS NEW EXTREME BONDTM PRIMER NOW AVAILABLE

By on May 1, 2016 in Press Releases with 3 Comments
SHERWIN-WILLIAMS NEW EXTREME BONDTM PRIMER NOW AVAILABLE

Sherwin-Williams introduces Extreme BondTM Interior and Exterior Primer, a solution for surfaces that require a greater degree of adhesion than standard primers can offer. The primer is now available in Sherwin-Williams stores. “Extreme Bond Primer delivers outstanding painting results on surfaces that require a greater degree of adhesion than standard primers can offer,” said Jeff Winter, […]

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Paint Precise Estimating

By on April 30, 2016 in Product Feedback with 0 Comments
Paint Precise Estimating

Lynn Jackson has been in the paint contracting business for many years, and has recently published his own book, DVD and CD to help others to provide accurate estimating and proposal systems. Check out his site Paint Precise to learn more. If you have tried his methods, leave your thoughts below and let others know […]

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Titan Heavy Duty Heat Gun

By on April 24, 2016 in Press Releases with 1 Comment
Titan Heavy Duty Heat Gun

Titan Introduces Heavy Duty Heat Gun Kit: Pro V55 Versatile Tool for Paint and Trade Professionals MINNEAPOLIS — April 19, 2016 — Titan™ introduces the Pro V55 heavy duty electric heat gun – a versatile, low-cost tool that performs a multitude of tasks for paint contractors, as well as tradespeople in a variety of industries […]

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Brushapers

By on March 7, 2016 in Product Feedback with 0 Comments

Brushaper was developed to give painters a paint brush cover that protects, dries, and shapes your brush between uses. As a painter, you know that your paint brush is your most valuable tool. It’s your money maker. Taking good care of it is as important as putting gas in your car. To extend the life of […]

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