Painting Contractor Blogs and House Painter Blogs

Painting contractors look for blogs for a variety of reasons. This blog at the Academy for Professional Painting Contractors is exclusively devoted to business-growth topics such as marketing, sales, time management, advertising, hiring, recruiting, and all things that help owners grow a more profitable painting business.

While you are here, check out the articles, videos, audio programs, and the free report, CD, and video training that’s available to you on this very page.

Here are four painting contractor blogs I recommend you check out:

Painter’s Weekly – This blog only focuses on increasing the profitability of your painting company through effective sales, targeted marketing, out-of-thebox hiring, and non-traditional operational methods. You won’t find much technical information or “how to paint topics” related to craftsmanship. However, if you’re looking for a painting contractor blog focused on the “business end” of your painting business, this is a great source. You can click here to subscribe – it’s free.

The Academy for Professional Painting Contractors Blog

100% business-growth oriented content with little or no technical painting information.

Blogging Painters

This blog is ran by the estimable Chris Haught and archives great content for painting contractors on many aspects of the painting industry.

APC Magazine

While it isn’t technically a blog, it contains great articles for house painters and painting professionals.

Paint Quality Institute

Focused primarily on the technical side of coatings and a great source for the knowledge-hungry craftsman.

If you’re looking for helpful content, these four painting blogs should whet your appetite.

However, if you’re more interested in a deep-dive into the inner workings of what makes the nation’s most profitable painting contractors successful, I’d recommend requesting the free written report, CD, and video training series on this page.

To Your Painting Success,

Brandon Lewis
Founder & Mentor-In-Chief
The Academy for Professional Painting Contractors



  1. Brady ikpendu on July 6, 2017 at 5:45 am

    Am proud to be part of this blog.

    • Brandon Lewis on August 1, 2017 at 9:11 pm

      Thanks for the kind words Brady!

  2. Barb Brady on August 1, 2017 at 8:10 pm

    Have 100 year old log cabin. Contractor painted ceiling with SW ceiling paint with emulsifier additive. Paint is peeling off in big pieces down to original coat. Never had issue prior to current. Has anyone had issues with emulsifier paint additive? Is there somewhere to have chip tested?

    Original email has error in email address

    • Brandon Lewis on August 1, 2017 at 9:10 pm

      We focus on helping painting contractors grow revenue and profits by improving their business systems. I think you may be in the wrong place to solve your posted problem. My advice would be to contact your paint store and ask their advice. Good luck! BL

  3. anewleafpainting on August 18, 2017 at 5:12 am

    Nice One..

  4. jaggi on September 26, 2017 at 10:34 am

    nice post……….

  5. jimenacanavesiak on June 25, 2018 at 7:26 am

    Good Information.Thanks for posting.

  6. Mantas Maciulis on June 15, 2019 at 5:29 am

    Good blog! The listed painting blogs are highly educational and would definitely helpful for painting contractors and the people associated with the painting industry.

    • Brandon Lewis on June 17, 2019 at 3:43 pm

      We are happy to provide proven business advice and resources for painting contractors! Reach out if we can ever help you grow your painting business!

  7. kim forrest on November 11, 2019 at 6:54 am

    Thanks for sharing such a valuable blog that represents different things which should be kept in mind while selecting professional painter for residential as well as commercial purposes ! I highly recommended this article as it plays a vital role in overall process of painting services!

  8. Zack on August 4, 2020 at 10:26 am

    Thank you for taking the time to put this blog together. I just found this blog, and im so excited to read through all your posts this weekend. I recently started my own painting company, so I thank you for providing all this value I can hopefully implement into my own business.

  9. John Brzoza on August 4, 2020 at 10:51 pm

    Thanks for the info,i’m always looking for great information on a wide range of things about painting homes. You put much time and effort into this thanks again Brandon Lewis

  10. Trevor Kyles on August 14, 2020 at 11:16 am

    This is a very well written and concise summary of a topic I intend to explore further. It is very useful and informative. Thank you so much for sharing this article.

  11. Ronald on August 19, 2020 at 11:37 am

    I think if anyone deciding to paint their house then this article really helpful for them. I learned alot from this article. Thanks for sharing informative article. I really recommend to read all house owners they will get great piece of information from this article.

    • Brandon Lewis on August 19, 2020 at 11:42 am

      Thanks for visiting! We try our best to provide the best marketing, sales and operational strategies for painting contractors!

  12. Julia Margret on September 26, 2020 at 6:48 am

    Wow great article! I highly recommended to all who want to know more about painting services this article as it plays a vital role in overall process of painting services! Thanks for sharing

  13. Johan Smith on October 2, 2020 at 9:15 am

    Amazing blog post. It is really very informative. Thanks for sharing this article.

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