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Not Just an Every Day Slogan

August 10, 2017

“Safety First”; a common slogan heard on every job site, but are we really heeding the words or has it just become a go-to phrase. There are so many job site accidents, not just in the construction industry, and we sadly hear it on the news all the time. Here …

Where Did All The Painters Go?

June 30, 2017

We, at Sullivan Painting Service have definitely felt the sting of a shortage of skilled painters. We are constantly on the lookout for those that want a career change, or are hoping to grow with a company that has been around for many years. It appears that even though the …

Wow! It Is Going To Be A Hot Summer.

May 24, 2017

Summer is just around the corner, and these last few days have been fairly warm already. Please do not fall victim to heat stress. Here, at Sullivan Painting Service, Inc. we strive to continually remind the crew to be cautious of the heat and to watch out for themselves and …

Sullivan Painting Wins PDCA 2017 Industrial Interior Award

February 25, 2017

Sullivan Painting Service, Inc. applies PDCA Standards and is honored to be awarded the PDCA 2017 Industrial Interior Award. Sullivan Painting was awarded the opportunity to be involved in the warehouse beautification of Cardinal Glass Tumwater. It is with great appreciation that we accept this prestigious award and recognition. PDCA …

Does Painting Come Last During a Renovation?

January 25, 2017

The right paint job can refresh, and renew any room in your home, your entire home, office, or your place of business. If you’re doing a renovation that involves more than just painting, however, sequencing is important. There are other steps to consider and if you are using a general …

What Season is it Anyway?

May 15, 2016

It seems like every spring and summer we are all trying to recoup from a gray wet winter and what better way to do so than to spruce up the outside of our home. It is time to take a look, make a note of what needs to be done. …

Continuing Education

April 12, 2016

It is very important to me to offer the opportunity for continuing education to all of my team. Sullivan Painting is 1 of 60 Painting contractors out of 2100 national members who have completed The PDCA’s Accredited Contractor program. I believe this certification is a proven means to indicate that …

Reaching Out – The Design

March 10, 2016

Reaching out to our team to learn what makes them tick? Why do they show up to work every day? What are their goals, desires, and aspirations? All of these questions started stirring as we  were trying to find new ways to reach out to and retain new painters, the …