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How to Build a Career as a Commercial Painter

  • Working in commercial painting means more than simply "being a painter." As with any career, knowing where to start when you are first interested in becoming a commercial painter can be overwhelming. Professional painting is an excellent field due to the opportunity for constant skill building and advancement. However, if you are not aware of the skills to add to your repertoire or are unsure of how the career path looks, you may stay stagnant in the field.  Here at…

    Choosing the Right Commercial Paint

  • No two commercial paint projects are the same, meaning there must be different paint types and finishes depending on the application. Choosing the right commercial paint can be downright overwhelming unless you do some research first. Start With the Basics Here are some factors to keep in mind as you consider your options. Surface area: This is arguably the most important number to start with. Paint manufacturers will suggest how many gallons it will take to cover the square footage…
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    Commercial Painting FAQs

  • Over the years, we’ve been lucky enough to work with several local businesses across all industries in the Greater St. Louis area. During that time, we’ve answered plenty of questions about the commercial painting process, and we decided to share a few of these commercial painting FAQs to help our clients better understand what we do. Can you paint my business without too much downtime for employees or customers? The short answer is yes – but the long answer depends…

    Painting the Exterior of Your Commercial Building

  • When the exterior of your commercial building looks fresh, clean, and well-maintained, customers will want to shop in your store, and tenants will want to choose you over the competition when looking for space to lease. Investing in high-quality commercial painting services can help, but it’s important to understand the process of painting the exterior of commercial buildings. Start With a Solid Plan Before starting any projects, come up with a strategic plan. Consider the scope of work, budget and…

    ISN Certification: Why It’s Important 

  • Commercial construction projects are complex, often with several contractors (including the painting team) working with stakeholders to get the job done.  It’s not feasible for project managers to take on the additional burden of ensuring all contractors meet safety and regulatory guidelines. However, it’s still a crucial step in any construction project. That’s where ISNetworld plays a large role in bridging the gap and mitigating that burden. According to their website:  ISN is the global leader in contractor and supplier…

    A Guide to 3M™ DI-NOC™ Wallcoverings

  • New paint is a great way to breathe new life into a commercial property, but it's not always the right aesthetic upgrade. If you're looking to freshen up your business or office and add style in a fun, exciting way, consider 3M™ DI-NOC™ wallcoverings.  What Is 3M™ DI-NOC™? This innovative vinyl architectural film has been around for over 30 years as a cost-effective and sustainable way to give indoor and outdoor walls or surfaces a new look. This vinyl film…

    Painting Occupied Spaces and Buildings

  • It's a cycle that landlords know too well: When a property looks more appealing, occupancy rates jump and stay there. However, more tenants mean more wear and tear, which increases the property's regular maintenance, with tasks like painting becoming more challenging in occupied spaces. The good news is that by working with an experienced commercial painting contractor and taking some proactive steps, painting occupied spaces doesn't have to be much of a challenge at all. Communication Is Key The most…

    Commercial Paint for Metal Buildings

  • Metal buildings are largely popular as commercial property for several reasons, including lower maintenance requirements and increased durability. They can be built to suit many uses, including warehouses, industrial facilities, storage facilities, and even office buildings. Metal buildings are also much more resilient in the face of weather and climate exposure – if they're consistently and properly maintained, including regular paint jobs. Why Paint Metal? One of the most significant benefits of painting a metal building may be the most…

    Commercial Concrete Flooring

  • While natural stone flooring is an attractive option for commercial spaces, it’s not necessarily the safest or most cost-efficient. Commercial concrete flooring is becoming increasingly popular for many applications, especially in high-traffic settings (like restaurants) where slip-and-fall accidents are more likely.  Why Choose Concrete? Before deciding on concrete flooring, a few considerations should be made. More than any other part of your commercial building, flooring sees wear, tear, and abuse. There are different types of concrete coatings and should be…

    How to Choose Commercial Paint Colors

  • Have you ever walked into a business or office space and immediately felt at ease? That’s not unintentional. Knowing how to choose commercial paint colors is more than just picking out a shade from a color wheel because there are a few considerations to keep in mind. Purpose What’s your space being used for? For example, healthcare settings will want to invoke a much different feeling and opt for muted, soothing tones while retail spaces use bright, bold colors to draw…

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