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Guide to Hiring a Commercial Painting Contractor For Your Business

on Dec 5, 2019 10:00:00 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting
There are many businesses out there claiming to be commercial painting contractors. Naturally, though, they’re not all created equal. Ask anyone who’s tried to plan and price a major commercial painting project and you’ll hear the same concerns come up: Whether the contractor can deliver the promised quality of work on time and within the expected budget.
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What to Know About Painting Your Commercial Siding

on Nov 13, 2019 10:27:42 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings
Commercial siding can come in many forms, but the most common are vinyl and metal. Both of these materials require correct tools and techniques for  painting. Business owners are sometimes intimidated by painting commercial siding. They may have no practical experience in doing it, since the average business owner will rarely perform a paint project on these surfaces. However, the benefits are worthwhile.
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Painting Hazards and Precautions

on Oct 22, 2019 8:00:00 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Safety
Painting your home or business is quite a bit of work but it has long-lasting rewards if done correctly. As with any home improvement task, there are risks that must be considered. Following instructions and using tools and equipment according to the specifications from the manufacturer, you can reduce your risk and prevent potential injury. Taking the necessary precautions will ensure the job goes as smoothly as possible with fewer glitches and minimal clean-up.
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Painting Around Customers: How to Not Deter Shoppers

on Oct 7, 2019 1:44:00 PM By | Litton Parker | 1 Comment | Commercial Painting Surface Prep Safety
Painting any type of area in a retail store can be a challenge. The key is to be able to complete the work without disrupting the flow of customers and preventing them from having access to the items they need. Any time you take on an activity that can disrupt your customers, you increase your liability. If you plan on undertaking a painting project, you will have to take the necessary precautions to keep your customers safe while you work.
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5 Ideas to Make an Interesting Statement When Painting Your Ceilings

on Sep 16, 2019 1:52:06 PM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | HOA Coatings Surface Prep
Ceilings are often overlooked as a focal point for a room. The way they are painted actually plays a huge role in how the rest of the room turns out. With the right paint, you can brighten a room or add to its colorful charm. If you want to tone a room down, your ceiling can help with that as well. With today's decorating trends, ceilings don't have to be boring anymore. The right idea and a little creativity, your ceiling can make a bold and unforgettable statement.
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Painting Your Commercial Building and Staying On-Brand

on Aug 20, 2019 1:46:00 PM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings
  What a customer sees when they pull up to your business will help to establish their first impression of your company. A commercial property needs to look professional but also support and promote the brand. While many people associate colors with moods or feelings, it's important to choose colors that work well with those that are in your company's logo. Different color variations can be used to attract the attention of the customer while still accentuating the brand.
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Do Direct-to-Rust Coatings Really Work?

on Jul 18, 2019 2:15:00 PM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings Surface Prep
A perfect paint job can completely transform the look of your house or office for less cash and in less time than any other remodeling project would do.
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The Unique Challenges of Painting at Extreme Heights

on May 30, 2019 2:37:00 PM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Safety
Painting any large building is a monumental task, but when you add extreme heights to the equation, things can get downright dangerous. Even for the most enthusiastic DIYer, taking on a project such as painting a commercial or industrial building should be where you draw the line. If you're planning on having your commercial building painted in the near future, here are a few things to consider. 
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