The 6 Most Popular Deck Finishes, and When and Where to Use Them

Decks require a lot of care. Restoring, weather proofing, stripping, cleaning, staining and sealing – there’s a specific product engineered for every step of the process. To help you determine the right product for your job, here’s a look at some of today’s most popular sealing and staining options. Continue reading The 6 Most Popular Deck Finishes, and When and Where to Use Them

This I’ve Learned: Luis Inclan on Taking a Leap of Faith into the Painting Business

Luis Inclan is the owner of Inclan Painting and Waterproofing. Founded in 1981, the company is based in Miami-Dade County, Florida. He sat down with Pintor Pro to discuss his successful career in the painting business. Continue reading This I’ve Learned: Luis Inclan on Taking a Leap of Faith into the Painting Business

Social Media Success Tips for Pro Painters

Social media is a good way to connect with both current and potential customers. Each platform works differently, and the needs of paint contracting companies may not be the same as other businesses. We asked the marketing experts at Sherwin-Williams for advice on the most effective ways for pro painters to use each major platform. Continue reading Social Media Success Tips for Pro Painters

Color Trends: New Residential Colors for 2019

Want to help your customers choose the right paint colors for their projects? Sherwin-Williams has made it easier than ever for you by creating new palettes for seven specific project types. In this article, we take a look at the 2019 New Residential Color Collection. Make use of these palettes to help counsel your customers on the latest color trends for their new residential jobs. Continue reading Color Trends: New Residential Colors for 2019

Is Your Website Working Against You? 5 Features You May Want to Rethink

Contrary to popular belief, your website is not about the products you sell, the services you provide, or the information you share. It’s actually about the people who visit it and their needs. As a website owner, your job is to turn those visitors into paying clients. But before you can do that, you have to keep visitors on your website for long enough to pique their interest. And that means not scaring off your prospects with features that are annoying or — even worse — that could make you look unprofessional. Continue reading Is Your Website Working Against You? 5 Features You May Want to Rethink