1. Can You Paint Vinyl siding?  

    History Behind Vinyl Siding Paining Painting Vinyl siding is done all the time and can hold up for decades if done properly. Vinyl siding showed up in the building industry in the 50s, that's right - the 1950's. Not too many people realize it has been around that long, but it has. However, it did not become popular until the late 70s and 80s. Why was this? The science of making "good durable" plas…Read More

  2. Problems Faced By Our Painters & How We Overcome

    To help people understand that painting is not as easy as rolling some paint on a wall or cutting in some trim, I thought I would share a few problems we run into.   #1 - The Customer Does Not Like The Color They Picked I do try and help clients pick their colors, but I stay clear of a hard recommendation. Often we have half or more of a place painted before the customer sees it and realizes they…Read More

  3. Small Initial Investment VS. Future Costly Repairs

    Pay To Paint Now Or Pay Much More Later In our current uncertain economic situation, many people are being frugal with their money and resources. I completely agree that this is a great idea. After all, we have no way of knowing how this world-wide shutdown will all play out in the long run.   Being frugal makes perfect sense when it comes to discretionary spending. However, when it comes to pre…Read More

  4. How We Price Painting Estimates Q&A – DJ’s Painting

    3 Commonly Asked Questions About Pricing Paint Projects   I am often asked from my customers as well as our competitors the same few questions. Q1: How do you come up with pricing?  A1: DEPENDS ON SITUATION Q2: Does the pricing differ for residential, commercial & industrial projects? A2: YES Q3: Have you always done pricing the same way? A3: NO I will start by explaining why I am qualified …Read More

  5. 3 Ways Painting Can Increase Your Income – DJ’s Painting

    1 - A clean, fresh, and trendy work area makes people more productive 2 - Good curb appeal will increase both sales and the willingness of clients to pay a little more   3 - Bright, clean work environments are more appealing to employees, making them less likely to call off A study at Earlham College by Jeffrey Campbell concluded that cleanliness and productivity are directly related. This study…Read More

  6. Pavement Markings Done Right! – DJ’s Painting

    Most pavement marking contractors do a bad job. Hate to say it, but that's the hard truth. So many companies that do “pavement marking” or “line striping” are landscapers or asphalt guys that just want to get their client’s job done. With that said, there are a few pavement marking contractors, besides us, that do a good job. They pride themselves on having the ability to use the right …Read More

  7. #1 Painting Company in South Jersey- DJ’s Painting

    DJ's BACKGROUND I have been running a painting company for over 30 years of my life. The most valuable lesson I have learned over the 30 plus years of owning and operating my painting company is to service our clients properly. I have learned which questions they need answered even when they don't know what to ask. The way I see it, I am the painting expert. It is my job to make sure the client ha…Read More

  8. DJ’s Painting & South Jersey Together Since 1986

    The Beginning It was 1986 in Millville, NJ when Dan started painting apartment interiors for his mother. The thought of being one of the first painting contractors in the nation to do large scale commercial rebranding painting projects was far from his mind. From 1986 to 1998, Dan, or otherwise known as “DJ,” built DJ’s Painting from a small 2-man painting company into a solid 30 person team…Read More

  9. NJ Public Works Painting Contractor – DJ’s Painting

    Administrative Rules Painting schools and government facilities for over 30 years has taught our team many lessons about working for the government. Knowing what projects are to be prevailing wage, what rates should be paid, as well as how to be compliant with the rules of completing public works projects were the major things that we learned when we first became a public works contractor. Another…Read More

  10. High Aerial Painting – DJ’s Painting

    DJ's Painting are the high-rise and mid-rise commercial painting contractors. We work with our national sister company, Retail Store Painting, to handle all large high-rise exterior painting projects. Owning the swing staging makes it easy to be competitive. All of our painters are certified to work on the swing stage, which means we can be very versatile in our placement of resources. High aerial…Read More