Rocky Mountain Council PDCA

Getting Paid What You Are Owed Without an Attorney

You’ve met all of the conditions of the project’s contract, finished the project and and now the customer, be it a general contractor, property manage, owner or home owner, doesn’t want to pay your company.  What do you do? Thanks to our speaker, Mr. Scott Mikulecky, Esq. with Sherman & Howard LLC Litigation and Trial Practice…Continue Reading

The Real Thing – Commercial Estimating and Contracting

Wednesday evening the Denver PDCA Chapter met and were treated to Chapter President and Commercial Painting Contractor Brad Hatch present ‘the real things’ critical to successful estimating, sales, production and completion of Commercial projects. His presentation provided a quick and relevant checklist topics for contractors already completing commercial work as well as a reality based…Continue Reading

Stucco Repairs and Maintenance

Last night, the Southern Colorado chapter welcomed Pat Joyce, Manager of the Stucco Division at C&C Sand, Stone and Building Materials, who presented ‘Stucco Repairs and Maintenance – The Right Way’.  Attendees learned about best practices to utilize when maintaining and repairing different types of stucco, new products to maintain, renew and color cementitious stuccos,…Continue Reading

Is Paint Stewardship Coming to Colorado?

Paint Stewardship, the recycling of unused paint as mandated by State laws will impact the painting industry with a per gallon charge added to paint cost for painting contractors along with all other consumer purchases of paint. The Product Stewardship Institute and the American Coatings Association, a national association of paint manufacturers,  met with a…Continue Reading

Denver and Southern Colorado Officer Installation

The Denver and Southern Colorado group’s officers were installed this evening by RMC President, John ‘Dee’ Grow during a Casino Night party hosted by the Denver PDCA. Denver President, Brad Hatch of Dynamic Painting Co. and Vice Pres., Larry Torres of Octopus Painting Co. along with Southern Colorado President, Dan Ruffennach of Heritage Painting Co.…Continue Reading

James Wood Lectures SLC on Utah Economy

Members and Prospective Members of the Salt Lake City PDCA were updated on ‘what’s next’ economically for Utah at this morning’s lecture by James Wood, Director of the Bureau of Economic and Business Research at the University of Utah. Big thanks to The Sherwin-Williams Company for sponsoring this event.   Certainly, there are numerous points you…Continue Reading

Southern Colorado Chapter’s 2014 Charity Painting Project

Congratulations and thanks to SoCo PDCA members Jon Yergensen of Leiser Painting and Decorating Company, Inc., Michael Lane of CertaPro Painters of Colorado Springs and Dan Ruffennach of Heritage Painting, Inc. for their painting work today at the Springs Rescue Mission. The Springs Rescue Mission serves the homeless and needy of Colorado Springs. Springs Rescue Mission believes that, together with…Continue Reading

Denver Chapter’s 2014 Charity Painting Project

Congratulations and thanks to Luis Aragonez, President of Astro Painting, Inc. and his employee Alejandro, Kevin Getz, President of American Painting Specialists Inc. and Abuiz, an employee of Dynamic Painting Co., for their work today at Warren Village, Warren Village exists to help low-income single parent families achieve personal and economic self-sufficiency—and to sustain it. Single parents living at Warren Village are dedicated to…Continue Reading

2014 RMC Mid Year Meeting

Save the dates for the 2014 Mid Year Meeting in Glenwood Springs When: May 16 – 17, 2014 Dinner gathering on Friday, May 16th 6:30 PM Business Meeting and Education Session and Networking on Saturday, May 17th 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM Where: Courtyard by Marriott 105 Wulfsohn Rd. Glenwood Springs, COContinue Reading