Archive for April, 2016

Managing Painters

Managing Painters

| April 23, 2016 | 2 Comments

Not all contractors are good at managing painters. Those who embrace managing tend to be excellent communicators and high achievers. Others are reluctant managers who find it easier to accept mediocrity than to create accountability. Mediocrity is the enemy of any paint contracting company – or any business, really. While it is better than flat-out […]

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Paint Prep Tips: Filling Holes and Power Sanding

Paint Prep Tips: Filling Holes and Power Sanding

| April 3, 2016 | 2 Comments

Getting Cosmetic Work ‘Done in One’ and Tooling Up to Sand… At the 2016 PDCA Expo in New Orleans, Prep to Finish presented a Master’s Class on Interior Wood Finishing. This 4 hour class included discussion and process demonstrations of 4 step finishing sequences for both paint grade and stain/clear. Here are some paint prep […]

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