Tag Archives: Fall 2017

Defeating Graffiti: Restoring the World’s Largest Termite

A giant fiberglass termite, a graffiti-spraying vandal and a really ticked-off community. This is the tale of Nibbles Woodaway, and how a Providence painter and Sherwin-Williams set things right again. Continue reading Defeating Graffiti: Restoring the World’s Largest Termite

Contractor Q&A with Dan Ross: Know Your Goals, Focus on Quality and Enjoy Your Work

Born in Atlanta, Dan Ross grew up in San Diego and graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is the owner of Ross Painting in San Rafael, California. He believes exceptional materials and execution are critical to an outstanding result. Continue reading Contractor Q&A with Dan Ross: Know Your Goals, Focus on Quality and Enjoy Your Work

Infographic: Survey Reveals Some Surprising Homeowner Paint Color Preferences

As part of National Painting Week, Harris Poll conducted a survey of homeowner paint color preferences on behalf of Sherwin-Williams. See some of the results in the infographic below. Continue reading Infographic: Survey Reveals Some Surprising Homeowner Paint Color Preferences

Go Bold or Play It Safe? Survey Reveals Homeowner Paint Color Perceptions

People say they’re ready for more vibrant colors, but many may still play it safe with neutrals.

That is one of the findings of the 2017 National Painting Week Color Psychology Study by Harris Poll on behalf of Sherwin-Williams. The study included an online survey and analysis of social media posts that include colors and areas of a home. Continue reading Go Bold or Play It Safe? Survey Reveals Homeowner Paint Color Perceptions

Leadership: Annie Newton on Setting Priorities and Staying Focused

Too much to do, not enough time? Annie Newton, COO at 4 Seasons Color in Walla Walla, Washington, shares some of her secrets for setting priorities and staying focused. Continue reading Leadership: Annie Newton on Setting Priorities and Staying Focused

Shur-Line

Shur-Line® Pour & Store Gallon Paint Lid –

Make any paint job easier with the Shur-Line Pour & Store Gallon Paint Can Lid. This innovative lid offers a flexible pour spout that reduces dripping. It seals the paint can completely so you can store the paint for future use. And the spout lies flat for easy stacking. Continue reading Shur-Line

Intex

The Brick Desert Storm Premium Wiping Cloths –

Professional painters know that a premium quality wiping cloth is imperative to completing a job quickly, and is the one painter’s tool no painter can do without. Intex’s Desert Storm Premium Wiping Cloths offer top-of-the line performance at a price much less than comparable white wiping cloths. Continue reading Intex

HD Hudson

Acetone sprayers from Hudson® are built specifically for use with Acetone based products – perfect for today’s sealers and stains. Equipped with EPDM seals and gaskets they are ideal for decorative concrete and deck and fence applications to apply sealers or stains to sidewalks, patios, and many other surfaces. Continue reading HD Hudson

H&C

H&C® COLORTOP Solid Color Stains & Sealers:

  • Decorates, seals and protects bare concrete.
  • For use on horizontal and vertical surfaces.
  • Suitable for vehicular traffic.
  • Designed to be used on bare, unsealed concrete block, brick, stucco, or any masonry surface.

RECOMMENDED SUBSTRATES:

  • Driveways,
  • parking garages,
  • patios & walkways,
  • pool decks,
  • stadium supports and bridges.

Continue reading H&C