We will cover furniture
and floors to protect them. The work area will be kept clean throughout the
You’re welcome to inspect
our work during the job, and ask questions.
Exterior painting--We do
our best to watch those flowers and plants. We can’t guarantee that we won’t
step on the pachysandra, but we do our best not to disturb your greenery.
Prior to the start of the
job we go over important things like:
let the dog out, but its O.K.
to let the cat out or in,”
Times of day when
baby is sleeping?
We need to
know your concerns.
When we are working
outside there could be a board or window that needs special repair. We won’t
just paint over an area to get it done. We’ll let you know the condition of
the boards and offer advice.
When you select a color
from a chip it is a good idea to get a sample of that paint and try a swatch
on a couple different walls. The paint color shows up differently at different
times of day. We can discuss what type of finish is best for the job.
Each paint sheen has its
own quality. We’ll help you decide which is best for your project. Choices
include the following:
Typically we use the
Sherwin-Williams and MAB
Our work is guaranteed
for two years. At the job we will have a work order sheet for our painters to
follow. Usually the only disappointments come when the scope of the job is not
Whatever the project, it
is helpful to have any decision-makers present and involved from the
beginning. That way you make the best decision.
The whole painting process
trying to find a dance partner.
For things to work right
everybody needs to be in sync;
this makes for a good job.
Our company, John
Clark Painting, is fully insured through
Knoll Insurance Company.
You can obtain
information regarding our policies at
1-717.774.8128. Every painter should provide you with the following
* Ask if contractor has a liability
* Ask if contractor has a Workers Compensation policy
* Ask if contractor is registered with the state.
Every contractor who has the above information would be happy to show
you in writing that he has complied with these requirements. You are welcome
to confirm our information. Registration required with the office of the
Attorney General, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
# PA 000618 1-888.520.6680
PRESENCE OF LEAD
John Clark Painting is an
EPA lead safe certified firm, and has fulfilled the requirements of the Toxic
Substances Control Act (TSCA) Section 402, and has received certification to
conduct lead based paint renovation, repair, and painting pursuant to 40 CFR
Part 745.89 Certification # NAT-83129-1
The best advice that I
ever got was to ask a contractor what he thought should be done on the job.
Then, you have his opinion and the suggestions which can help you to form your
own ideas on what should be done. And, it helps you to evaluate his