Tag Archives: Painting Contractor

Drywall Cracks

What Causes Drywall Cracks? Cracks in drywall can be a common issue in a home. Over time, houses move and shift around to settle in. It’s because of this movement that cracks develop. Most of the time, it can be fixed with tape and paint. Cracks usually develop along high-stress areas like doors, windows, and […]

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. […]

Why Estimates Are Best in Person and Face to Face

Why Project Estimates Are Better in Person and Face to Face Rather than Over the Phone or Virtually Before we dive straight into this topic, we understand this past year, and the global pandemic has caused many small businesses to pivot and think of new ways to keep their businesses afloat. For us, we offered […]

Why It’s Best to Paint Interior Spaces During the Winter Months

It’s no secret painting contractors’ busiest times are in the spring and summer months because so many people tackle home improvement projects during that time. Have you ever considered getting a painting makeover during the winter months? Whether you’re a homeowner, corporate office, retail location, or medical office, there are multiple reasons why winter is […]

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. […]