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Prep to Finish Paint Training Resources

Prep to Finish Paint Training Resources

| February 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Prep to Finish Winter/Spring Paint Training Resources: Whether you are just getting started with paint training or are looking to take your company expertise to the next level, P2F’s portfolio of paint training resources has you covered. How can we connect? Online From our free 800+ member FREE Sprayer Shop Talk Facebook group to our private […]

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What’s Happening at paintertrainer.com?

What’s Happening at paintertrainer.com?

| February 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Paintertrainer.com Spray Class Helping Painters Train! The new Prep to Finish Online Training Center at paintertrainer.com opened on January 9, 2017. The Airless & Air Assisted Spray Class is now open. The class consists of three lessons featuring video demonstrations supported by downloadable resources. This curriculum is designed for implementation into paint companies right away. […]

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Prep to Finish Opens Online Paint Training Center

Prep to Finish Opens Online Paint Training Center

| December 21, 2016 | 2 Comments

Online Training Center for Painters Prep to finish has launched a new online resource to make paint training easier and more accessible for professionals. Paintertrainer.com offers paint training classes taught by P2F trainers, Todd Pudvar and Scott Burt. The first class is called Airless and Air Assisted Spraying and starts on January 9, 2017. “This spray […]

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New Technology: Festool Brushless Sanders

New Technology: Festool Brushless Sanders

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Next Generation Sanding Up until just five years ago, painters had little choice but to use power sanders and abrasives that were designed primarily for raw wood sanding or general heavy layer disruption. Dust control was at best an afterthought and at worst, a joke. We had ineffective power tool options and did too much […]

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Prep to Finish Joins PDCA at National Level

Prep to Finish Joins PDCA at National Level

| January 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Prep to Finish Now a PDCA National Associate Member Continuing in its mission to network with the best paint contractors in the country, Prep to Finish has joined the PDCA as a National Associate member. “We are really excited about the direction PDCA National is heading. They have a new Education Manager who brings fresh […]

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Paint Contractor Estimating Skills: Communication and Listening

Paint Contractor Estimating Skills: Communication and Listening

| January 13, 2016 | 2 Comments

Video: P2F Unplugged at Sherwin Williams University on Paint Contractor Estimating Please enjoy video highlights (above) from our Dallas presentation on estimating. If you like it, please “like” it and subscribe! And here are some more thoughts on estimating… Nothing Gets Sold until Something Gets Estimated Paint contractor estimating is a challenging topic because many […]

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Why Paint Contractors buy Paint

Why Paint Contractors buy Paint

| January 13, 2016 | 13 Comments

Over the holidays, our digital network put out an online survey to paint contractors asking two practical and critical questions: Who buys the paint for your projects? Why? While we were not surprised by the answers to the first question, we were impressed that 96% of paint contractors surveyed could agree so strongly about ANYTHING! […]

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How to Convert Graco HVLP Edge gun to Gravity Style

How to Convert Graco HVLP Edge gun to Gravity Style

| January 6, 2016 | 1 Comment

Turn HVLP Upside Down by Learning How to Convert Graco HVLP Edge Gun to Gravity Let’s face it quart bottom cups are getting to be a bit outdated. Their quality will forever be good, but there is a more efficient and sensible delivery method. Let’s respect that product runs better downhill, and work the rig […]

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New P2F Facebook Spray Support Group!

New P2F Facebook Spray Support Group!

| January 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hope everyone is having a great 2016 so far. We are excited about all of the things we have in the pipeline. We will be announcing workshop dates and appearances over the next few weeks, and in the meantime wanted to let you know about a couple of exciting resources we are working on. We […]

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Lack of Young Workers? #trainthetrainer

Lack of Young Workers? #trainthetrainer

| November 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Problem is the Lack of Trained Mentors Identifying a problem isn’t a sign of brilliance. It is often the sign of a complainer. The difference between complainers and their more successful counterparts is that problem solvers need to find solutions. And the best ones figure out how to implement the solution for longer term […]

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