Tag Archives: Chicagoland Painting

Why Our Painters are Full-Time Employees Rather than Subcontractors

This month, we want to share our business experience hiring full-time employees rather than using subcontractors. There are pros and cons for each, and hiring subcontractors makes more financial sense to some companies. For R&J Painting, we believe a big part of our success comes from hiring a solid and loyal full-time team of painters. […]

R&J Painting is Giving Back to our Community

R&J Painting Giving back to the our Community

Here at R&J Painting, we understand the toll that the COVID-19 pandemic has taken on our community’s essential workers and healthcare professionals by working tirelessly and, at times risking their own lives to help others. As our way to say, “THANK YOU,” R & J Painting is proud to join forces with PaintTrack in Briarcliff Manor […]

Trend Alert: Painting Your Interior Trim Black and Walls White

Each year, we’re always keeping an eye on the most popular painting trends. There have been several requests by our clients asking us to paint their trim black and walls white, and we’re all for this contrast trim trend! It’s such a powerful color combination and can bring a sophisticated and eye-popping feel to any […]

Office Painting

Needing to boost employee productivity, happiness or creativity? More than 50 percent of all U.S. workers are disengaged at work according to zippa, which will evidently create a negative work environment, and can cause a company to lose money. According to new research conducted by smarp, seventy one percent of executives say that employee engagement […]

Questions to Ask a House Painter Before Hiring a Company You Regret

Are you updating or freshening-up a few areas in your home? Or maybe you are doing a complete overall in your color scheme? You have two options, either do the painting yourself or hire a pro. The do-it-yourself approach can help you save money, but sometimes it’s not right for everyone. The project might be […]

2019 Paint Color Forecast

Paint Colors 2019

This year, Sherwin-Williams gathered 42 paint colors into a master palette, then arranged them into six color personalities, each leading onto its own voyage. What personality type are you? Our goal is to help create a space that you will love. If you are wondering how any of 2019 colors will look in your home, […]

A Great Coating for Precast Buildings

Elastomeric Coating

Silicone Elastomeric Coating by Dow Corning is a one-component water-based elastomer designed to be an exceptional waterproofing product exclusively for concrete block, brick, stucco, and for precast concrete buildings. The final product will have a smooth, matte finish and it is available in over 55 colors, as well as a full range of custom colors. […]

Will These Paint Colors Be Big in 2018?

2018 Paint Colors

From greenish blues to deep, dark hues, to bold reds, there is a lot to choose from in the 2018 paint color predictions. We seem to be moving away from the everything-in-white trend and toward moodier hues. Shades of black are also in, as well as watery blue-greens. 2018 paint color of the year Oceanside from […]