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Understand the cost of painting your commercial building

Understanding the Cost of Commercial Painting in Chicago

There are many costs that go into a commercial painting project in order to attain an excellent result for you. To better understand your commercial painting quote, it’s best to understand these costs and how they will affect your final paint quote.

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The Best Paint Brands for Painting Your Home or Building

With any commercial painting project, you want to ensure that you use the best materials to transform your space. There are many paint brands, lines, and colors on the market, and choosing one can be difficult.

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Signs That It’s Time to Have the Interior of Your Building Painted

As a building is used, it is normal for you to see a certain amount of wear and tear. As the years go by, we get used to a scuff mark here and there, fading or chipped paint, and other signs that your paint is no longer in its best condition.

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Painting Safety Lines, Following OSHA Guidelines for Floor Marking

It may seem kind of dull or unimportant, but those painted yellow lines you see on warehouse, store, factory and other floors are anything but unimportant. In fact, safety lines are essential for the safety of employees who work in those buildings. OSHA regulations require commercial facilities to clearly mark all permanent aisles and passageways, or else pay the price of a violation and a fine.

“One of the top OSHA violations is “Walking/Work Surface Violations,” with an average fine of $1,632 per individual violation."

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You Can Have Your Retail or Commercial Office Building Painted As the Holiday Season Nears

The season has come in Chicago to do all the interior painting jobs you may have been putting off throughout the year. With the holidays quickly approaching, it can seem like a daunting task to take care of the interior of your space without affecting your sales or your visitors’ experience.

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3 Things to Consider When Painting a Commercial Interior Hallway

As the temperatures cool and the rain clouds form in the Chicago area, it’s time to start looking inside for your next commercial painting project. Meeting spaces, boardrooms, and offices can all use a little touching up, and the falling leaves and damp weather make this season the perfect time to do it. One space you definitely don’t want to neglect during this process is the hallways of your buildings.

When choosing how to paint your hallways, there are a few things you should keep in mind.

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Why You Should Plan Your Exterior Painting Project Now

Painting the Exterior of your Commercial Building requires proper planning. If you are considering painting the exterior of your commercial property, now is the perfect time of year to start planning. The quote, the approval, and the paint selection process can take place over the cold winter months.

Reasons to Paint Your Warehouse

Great Reasons to Paint Your Warehouse

The warehouse is an often overlooked, yet incredibly important part of a company’s operations. It’s easy to focus on and put care into the obvious parts of your property that are more visible, but a warehouse can just as easily fall into disrepair if not properly cared for. Painting is a great way to preserve and improve your warehouse.

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Best Time of Year For Exterior Painting

What is the Best Time of Year for Exterior Painting? Our clients often ask us … what is the best time of year to do my exterior painting work?