I was just bugging someone & # 39; s talk this morning who just started his own painting business, but complains that a little bit slow. Someone commented, saying they "do not want to burst your bubble, but painting seasonal."
Well, I want that guy broke & # 39; s bubble and say, "No, painting is not seasonal Just the kind of painting you can fall seasonal.". Yes, external painting seasonal spring to fall unless of course you live in a warmer climate.
But other types of painting such as faux painting, mural painting, interior painting, there are residential, commercial and industrial markets can stay busy year.
As a matter of fact, when I first started painting business, it was the beginning of the autumn. I found working population through the winter – even in the most difficult part between Thanksgiving and Christmas time. Not bad, I think I begin my first year.
Look at it this way, if you are running a painting business is seasonal then each painting companies (large, medium and small), it will only be able to work half years. Paint stores, as well as stop the winter. Even washer is not seasonal, no matter how cold it gets.
If you do not want internal painting, and just want to get an outside house painter, then yes, it & # 39; and seasonal. You just have to find a winter schedule as snow plowing or something. But if you want to work all year round there is plenty of it.
If you are serious about operating a successful painting business to stay busy year, you will need to know how to successfully run the business end, and at the end of the painting. Having a business partner, this can be an advantage for you.
There are two important secrets to running a successful business picture for advertising, making accurate estimates. Get those two things right, and the rest of it is pretty much in place.
Some companies prefer doing commercial and industrial painting and some rather specialized in residential and small commercial markets for painting.
If you decide you want or need a reliable business partners, employees and painting that you want to capture markets, you will focus on the marketing right.
read a large painting contractor in Chicago, which decided to focus on the commercial and industrial coating markets. He learned quickly that these two markets have deep pockets.
Of course, this type of painting is to buy some serious painting equipment. And you need an experienced staff that is used for commercial and industrial painting.
This type of painting seasonal? It may be a slow down a bit during the winter, but then again there is plenty large internal projects throughout the year. If anything the seasons of the painter profession it is only because the exterior paint in colder climates, do not stay busy, or the money.