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. 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

  6. 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

  7. Best Painting Service in Strathmere, NJ

    30 PLUS YEARS of delighting our clients all over the Jersey Shore has made us a must call for thousands of beach loving home owners. Our teams are expert painters and we employ several carpenters to make sure we can complete whatever is needed in a timely manner up to our high standards. Let us show you first hand why we are considered the best painting service in Strathmere, NJ!   Strathmere, N…Read More

  8. 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

  9. Best Painting Service in Sea Isle City, NJ – DJ’s Painting

    Sea Isle City, NJ I recently learned that the founder of  Sea Isle City, NJ, Charles Landis, was also the founder of Vineland, New Jersey. Vineland, NJ is actually my hometown. We have been known as the best painting service in Sea Isle City, NJ and Vineland, NJ since 1986! Not many people realize that the Sea Isle City population is around 2000, but swells over 42,000 in the summer. This makes i…Read More

  10. Painting Contractor Pricing – DJ’s Painting

    The Questions So many people ask, "Why do so many painters not show up for estimates or even call back when requested?" A more popular asked question is this, "How is it that painters' pricing is so widely varied?" The Answers The answer is this, good painters and cheap painters get very busy, very quickly. Painters, even good ones, are usually tradesmen first and business people second. This mean…Read More