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. 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

  5. Best Painting Service in Ocean View, NJ – DJ’s Painting

    It’s easy to understand why painting in South Jersey is different than other areas. After working as a painting contractor for 30 years around the Jersey Shore, I’ve found that communities there, such as Ocean View in Dennis Township, are loaded with historic properties.  Because of its location, the shore often harbors extreme weather conditions such as strong wind, rain, and salt from nor…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. Painters in Avalon, NJ – DJ’s Painting

    What Are You Looking For? Looking for a great Avalon painter to provide you with a fair, detailed, free estimate for your next painting project? Does it seem harder and harder to find a good painter? Is it almost impossible to receive a call back when you reach out for an estimate? Why is it Hard to Find Beach House Painters? As the Jersey Shore heats up, and continues to get more and more built u…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. How to Find the Right Paint for the Job to be Completed

    Finding the Right Paint for the Job     I have been a painting contractor painting in south jersey for over 30 years. Over that 30 years I have hired hundreds of painters and used thousands of different paint products.  Some worked well as they were supposed to and some did not.  Every few years the paint manufactures would develop a new primer to block out staining. Every few years their sal…Read More