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 projects involve repainting the kind of classic old wooden homes common in their area of Newburyport, Massachusetts. …

Pool Party

Four-man crew gives high school swimming pool a facelift. When Daniel Howell and his crew with CertaPro Painters tackled the swimming pool at Calumet High School in Schererville, Indiana, it was a new challenge for them.…

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6 Bad Reasons to Start a Painting Business

If you’re like many painters, you’ve probably toyed with the idea of starting your own business and taking on the role of boss. Who wouldn’t want a profit-able, marketable business they can sell or pass on to their kids? …

How To Paint Masonry

Real-world tips for dealing with brick, block and stone From the perspective of your clients, painting is…

Efficient Exterior Wood Prep

How to get the most from scrapers, abrasives and heat. The most challenging and important part of painting exterior wood is almost never the painting itself. The real trick is creating a paint-ready surface beforehand. …