Summer 2022 | Pintor PRO

Summer 2022

  • The Painting Life: Wilber Vargas Brings Life and Color to Old New Jersey - In each issue of Pintor Pro magazine, senior editor Jorge Arboleda goes behind the scenes with successful painting company owners for our series, The Painting Life. This time: Wilber Vargas of Wilber’s Painting in Maplewood, New Jersey.
  • 7 Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Sprayer - Selecting the right sprayer can improve efficiency and productivity, but only if it’s the right one. This article will help you get the information you need before you buy.
  • The Nuts and Bolts of Making (and Losing) Money - This article by Chris Moore is the second of a new four-part series from Pintor Pro and the Painting Contractors Association (PCA) designed to help you understand and prepare for the challenges of business growth.
  • Top New Tools for Pro Painters in 2022 - In this article, we take our annual look at all the best new equipment and supplies available for pro painters. This year, that includes slip-resistant drop cloths, cutting-edge lift-assist ladder technology, higher-quality production tape, new and improved color matching tools and much more.
  • Social Media for Painting Contractors - Social media is the new word of mouth. When customers seek your services, they are going to start their research online.
  • Summer 2022 Editor’s Picks: Tools to Make Your Jobs Easier and Faster - As part of our ongoing mission to help painting professionals maximize their jobsite productivity, each issue of Pintor Pro magazine features a roundup of some of our favorite application tools and essential job site equipment and supplies. Here are our Summer 2022 issue picks:
  • Surface Prep: The Do-It-All Sanding System - Looking for a “do-it-all” dust-free sanding system? Check out the new Festool RO 90 DX Rotex Sander Starter Kit.
  • Are You Stuck in the Weeds? 7 Steps to Avoid the Micromanager Trap - Do you have micromanaging tendencies? With a little self-awareness and some hard work, you can learn to let go. This seven-step approach will help you do it.
  • Project Solutions: The Colors of Cape May - In this article, we go behind the scenes to interview professional painting contractor Gerard Gallagher about his specialty: painting historic Victorian homes in the resort town of Cape May, New Jersey.
  • Introducing Sherwin-Williams Bien Pro on Facebook - Sherwin-Williams Bien Pro (@SWBienPro) is a Spanish-language Facebook page dedicated to creating a community of painting contractors, like you, connect and find the information they need to take their business to the next level.