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New Coat of Paint

New Coat of Paint

By Scott Katz
Contractors talking about what it's like to be a contractor.
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Mission wellness
In this episode Scott and Louis talk to Daryl a holistic, fundamental health and wellness coach about so tips tricks and routines that can help contractors and anyone else live a healthier, fuller, and less painful life.
September 14, 2021
The Learning Curve
Louis and Scott discuss the learning curve involved in learning new skills, hiring new staff, and training staff for new products and tools
July 12, 2021
Light at the end of the tunnel
Louis and Scott discuss the last couple months and the slow but sure transition the world is making out of lock down/pandemic
May 13, 2021
Product Recommendations
Louis and Scott discuss some tools and products we’ve used that help us do the best possible job
March 10, 2021
Pet Crab
Louis and Scott discuss some tips and tricks and a very specific acronym that will help you before and a little after you do the physical install of a Wall-covering. Help to make sure you don’t waste your time on defective material or ruin a job with poor preparation
February 12, 2021
Calculating wallpaper quantities and estimating a room for wallpaper
Louis and Scott discuss some of the pitfalls and confusion around calculating how much wallpaper you need for a room and how to communicate that to your customers
February 04, 2021
Techniques and tips for Modern Wallpaper trends
Scott and Louis discuss some of the current trends in wallpaper and some tips and tricks on how to best sell and install on these jobs.
January 11, 2021
Year In Review
We review some of this years content and most importantly we thank our listeners and guests
January 01, 2021
Cyber Security for the Small Business
Louis and Scott talk to two members of the leadership team from Aegis IT Solutions about the importance of cyber security and some of the mistakes small business owners make. As well as tips on how to protect yourself
November 24, 2020
Crew development and retention
How building training and supporting the right crew makes the difference.
October 22, 2020
Finishin projects right from the start
Louis and Scott discuss how to finish projects and how to make that easier by starting and working through the right way
September 23, 2020
The change, growing from a freelancer to a full time contractor
We discuss the transition that comes with growing a business and the pitfalls that can occur, as well as pricing and communications once you’ve made the leap.
August 19, 2020
Re-Opening in the Covid world
As we enter phase 2 or more in many places, contractors face new challenges and obstacles to getting their businesses back up and running, while staying safe and keeping customers safe and comfortable
June 10, 2020
Project Management
We speak to John, a large project manager with 20+ years experience. We talk about everything from running large multi family projects to single home renovations
May 18, 2020
Ben Moore and you
A discussion with our local Ben Moore sales rep. About Ben Moore products and services.
May 01, 2020
Customer relations
This episode we discuss communicating with customers, not just with words, managing expectations, and turning customers into loyal customers. Enjoy
April 21, 2020
Technology in the contracting world
A discussion about technology and b2b internet marketing and how it can help your contracting business
April 03, 2020
Technology in the world of contracting
How to use technology to grow your business, become more efficient, and make life easier on a day to day basis.
April 03, 2020
Networking in a contractors world
How to build and maintain a network of people and how to use that network to grow your business.
March 27, 2020
How to look at a room for wallpaper
Our first episode addresses taking on a room that has wallpaper on the walls, from removal, to rehanging and everything in between.
March 18, 2020