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  • First Time Win is Thrill for PDCA Member Dan Brady Painting

    The 2015 Painting and Decorating Awards Ceremony, also known as the Paint Ball, had some veteran award winners, but there were some first time winners as well. Dan Brady Painting and Wood Restoration won their first KILZ Picture it Painted Professionally (PIPP) Industry Award for Residential Exterior Restoration and he loves the benefits of winning a national industry award.


  • PDCA Member Spotlight: Alpine Painting

    The 2015 Painting and Decorating EXPO came to a close with the 2nd Annual Paint Ball, an awards ceremony hosted by PDCA that celebrates outstanding work in the painting and decorating industry. The big winner of the night, taking home awards in four different categories, was Alpine Painting and Sandblasting Contractors, Inc. However, you might not get the answer you expect when you ask Dave Scaturro, Sales and Marketing Director of Alpine Painting, what it means for his company to win so many industry awards.


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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.


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