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  • 2015 Expo Early Bird Registration is Open

    Early Bird registration is open for the 2015 Painting and Decorating Expo and Tradeshow! PDCA Members save $50 off full registration to one of the industry's largest events of the year. The 2015 Painting and Decorating Expo and Tradeshow will be held March 4-7, 2015 in beautiful Charleston, SC.

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  • Click Here for Contractor College Live Registration

    PDCA's Contractor College is excited to announce it will host its first "Contractor College Live" online educational conference on Thursday, October 30, 2014! This opportunity is perfect for those who typically can't make it to the Annual Expo and Trade Show, or if you just can't get enough education from PDCA. And the best part about it all?   This day-long learning event is FREE to anyone!

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Who We Are

PDCAFounded in 1884, the Painting and Decorating Contractors of America (PDCA) is a national trade association dedicated to the success of painting and decorating contractors through ethics, education and excellence. Today, PDCA is recognized and supported by many industry manufacturers and suppliers as the premier organization committed to helping professional painting and decorating contractors improve their business.

PDCA is the only trade association dedicated to the success of painting and decorating contractors. Nearly 2,000 contractors in America and Canada are proud members of this organization.  PDCA offers contractor members many opportunities to develop and grow through participation in education programs, attendance at local networking meetings, use of PDCA Industry Standards and much, much more. Explore the PDCA website to learn more about why PDCA Painters Are Better.

MISSION

The Painting and Decorating Contractors of America serves the coating and wall covering industry with standards, education, training, advocacy, and best practices essential to member success.


PDCA thanks our many
coatings industry supporters.

Please review the list of PDCA contributors.

A special thanks to:

3M

Give your painting company an edge over your competitors with valuable Benjamin Moore programs, services, and professional resources.

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Zinsser
No matter where you are in the world or what surfaces you're coating, Sherwin-Williams provides innovative solutions that ensure your success.

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Innovative technology for a changing world.

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Professional-quality, problem-solving products that make the job easy and get it done right.

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