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  • Hester Painting and Decorating Livens Up Old Movie Theater

    Hester Painting and Decorating earned one of two 2015 PDCA Industry Awards for Community Improvement for the volunteer project, the makeover of the century-old Wilmette Theater in Wilmette, Illinois. The local landmark was in dire need of a facelift, and the company took it on to celebrate their 45th anniversary.

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  • San Francisco Local Color Painting Co. Uses PDCA Award to Stay Ahead of Increasing Competition

    In today’s world where modern looks are the new hot design trend, the beauty that is contained in the past is no longer desirable. It is hard to stay relevant when your main business comes from restoration projects. That is the barrier that San Francisco Local Color Painting, winner of the 2015 ‘KILZ Picture it Painted Professionally Award for Residential Restoration – Exterior’, has to overcome with each passing day.

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