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Jason Parker

Jason Parker is the owner of Performance Painting Contractors. Priding the company on customer service and professionalism, he brings a new life to the painting industry.

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Why Most Schools and Universities Are Choosing to Paint with Microbicidal Coatings

on Mar 27, 2020 12:12:00 PM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Surface Prep
From prehistoric cave paintings and famous wall art, like the Sistine Chapel’s ceiling, to simple color palettes that are currently transforming our modern interiors, people have always used paint in order to express their creativity and come up with unique ways to decorate their spaces. Over the years, however, paint has evolved from a decorative substance into a variety of protective coating systems that can be used to protect and preserve different surfaces while also promoting a safe and hygienic environment in our homes and public spaces. One such coating is Paint Shield from Sherwin Williams.
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The Best Time to Paint Is When the Buildings Are Empty

on Mar 20, 2020 9:53:05 AM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting
Planning a paint job can be a major undertaking for a facility manager or property owner. Although choosing paint colors to create an interesting and cohesive palette can be a fun and exciting experience, painting a building is often an intrusive process that may disrupt the daily routine of a business. To prevent a paint job from becoming a major disruption to daily operations, many facility managers schedule their painting projects when the buildings are vacant or when there is a lower occupancy rate.
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Why Medical Facilities and Schools Are Choosing Paint Shield as Their Coating of Choice

on Mar 18, 2020 10:29:44 AM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Surface Prep
When selecting paint systems for healthcare and educational facilities, the color isn’t the only thing that needs to be considered. The chemical characteristics of paint formulations are actually more important than the color palette. That’s because some paint systems can prevent the spread of different germs in enclosed environments, like medical facilities and schools.
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Why Use Urethane Coatings for Industrial Applications

on Mar 11, 2020 10:15:00 AM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings
Urethane is one of several different coating types that can be effective in an industrial workplace. A urethane-coated floor is perhaps the most common of all alternatives to the standard epoxy flooring system.
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3 Key Factors to Steel Surface Preparation

on Feb 17, 2020 2:00:00 PM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings Surface Prep
The exceptional hardness, durability, and strength of steel have made it the material of choice for industrial applications stretching back through history. Even as today’s advanced science continues to redefine the possibilities in materials engineering, steel remains the optimal solution for challenging environments.
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Industrial Coatings FAQs

on Jan 7, 2020 2:41:06 PM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings
What Are Industrial Coatings Used For? Industrial coatings have special properties that protect a substrate or enhance its performance qualities. These coatings work together with the paint and primer in your industrial environment. They can improve the longevity and appearance of your paint job.
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Why Painting Safety Should Matter to You, the Business Owner

on Nov 26, 2019 8:15:00 AM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Safety
When performing an industrial or commercial painting project, there are many potential hazards to be aware of. As the business owner, you should feel confident your commercial painting contractors have both the safety training and the insurance to mitigate any risks.
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Understanding The Costs of Commercial Painting

on Nov 5, 2019 12:43:00 PM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Safety
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Preserving the Past: Painting Historic Buildings

on Oct 17, 2019 2:12:00 PM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Surface Prep
Historic buildings require extra care when it comes to painting and restoration. Old paints, although very beautiful, can begin to deteriorate due to exposure to sunlight and humidity. Before starting any painting project, you will need to thoroughly research the building's history, finding out as much as you can about the types of paints used. You will also want to learn what colors were popular during the time the building was at its zenith.
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