Getting Good Painters

It’s easy to find painting business owners who’ll tell you the biggest challenge they face is finding good people who can paint or who are willing to learn to paint. I hear this complaint from owners of big companies that rely…

Products

Stanley FatMax Tapes

STANLEY FATMAX TAPES Contractors want convenient tools that last. The new 2018 Stanley FatMax tapes are more compact and durable than ever. They’re tether-ready with an ergonomic impact-resistant case for more on-the-job security. Contractors will appreciate the new compact design and…

Business Strategy

Getting Good Painters

It’s easy to find painting business owners who’ll tell you the biggest challenge they face is finding good people who can paint or who are willing to learn to paint. I hear this complaint from owners of big companies that rely…

Painter Profiles

Beaux Arts

Kevin Gray Painting beautifully revives, rebuilds and restores heritage buildings and more in Hudson, Quebec. The best way to see the work of Kevin Gray Painting is to drive through Hudson, Quebec. “My portfolio is a leisurely drive down Main Road,”…

Working Smarter

How To Patch Drywall

No painter is better than their ability to patch walls. That’s why wall repair skills are worth mastering. Learn how…

Bragging

Repainting a Queen Anne Victorian

David Wenner and Carly Baker have been partners together in C&D Painting since 2010 and some of their most impressive…

Editorials

Unintended Consequences

I know a contractor who jokes anyone he hires who brings a cell phone on the job should be paid…

Online Discussions

What things could the government do to get out of…

Pro Painter magazine’s Facebook group page has attracted a loyal following in the last two years. The conversation below is a…