Tag Archives: Painting

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 Do Painting Prices Vary Between Estimates?

At R&J Painting, we have over 20 years’ experience in the painting industry, making our price estimating for paint jobs concrete. Over the years, we have worked on many interior, exterior, and commercial projects, and all of them taught us something new. We strive to learn and grow from each job, client interaction, and review. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]