Asking for a discount and why it drives me crazy

June 11, 2017 at 8:36 pm | Category: Business, Interior Painting

Asking for a discount One thing that always drives me a bit crazy is the discount shopper. Now everyone wants the best deal I understand that I am referring to the one that we spend a ton of time with, discuss the entire project and take the time to present a proposal and then….. Can […]

Number one reason for a bad paint job

June 9, 2017 at 3:32 pm | Category: Interior Painting

Number one reason for a paint job you don’t like Expectations are the number one issue a job can go wrong. If the painting estimator, foreman and painter do not know your expectations for the project rest assured you’re gambling with your satisfaction of your home or business. If the painter is doing the job […]

Why you may not need three estimates

May 21, 2017 at 7:42 pm | Category: Estimating

You don’t always need three estimates: It seems somewhere everyone came up with the great idea of getting three estimates for every project around their home from painting to electrical to plumbing. Yes in some instances this can be a good idea especially if you don’t know any of the contractors who are coming, hopefully, […]

General Patching and Why

May 12, 2017 at 2:38 pm | Category: Interior Painting

What is general patching and why is that what I am getting? 1      After years in the painting business with Amato Painting on residential projects, the number one issue or complaint and confusion is the appearance of the walls as far as prep. Sometimes the client is expecting a perfectly smooth new wall on a wall […]

Why do painters wear white?

May 12, 2017 at 1:16 pm | Category: Business

  One question we seem to get is “why do painters always wear white clothing?   There are many beliefs on this topic and here are a few I gathered from All of our painters at Amato Painting are required to wear “whites” Sign of Professionalism Certain professions are associated with specific uniforms and […]

A great few weeks

April 22, 2017 at 2:49 pm | Category: Business

We have had a great few weeks at Amato Painting in many ways. We won Lehigh Valley Style Best Painting and Wallpaper services 2017 for the 4th Year in a row Lehigh Valley What’s Happening Best Painting Company for the second year in a row and third overall time plus we are a Hall Of […]

What makes for a great painting estimate

April 10, 2017 at 7:37 pm | Category: Estimating

I go on about 10 estimates a week in person and not counting the others we do from blueprints in the office so I have seen it all from potential clients who could care less what I have to say other than the price to ones who I can talk to forever. Somedays the bad […]

What it may cost to paint your cabinets

February 25, 2017 at 9:54 pm | Category: Estimating, kitchen cabinets

  We get asked all the time about pricing and more times than not it is about kitchen cabinets.   Customers usually have gone out to find replacing the cabinets with new or faces is not cost effective. Did you know you can paint your cabinets with a quality paint that is fully washable and […]

Proper expectations when painting your kitchen cabinets

February 25, 2017 at 9:35 pm | Category: Estimating, Interior Painting, kitchen cabinets

PROPER EXPECTATIONS WHEN DECIDING TO PAINT YOUR CABINETS Deciding to paint your kitchen cabinets is a huge decision and one usually based on saving money from replacing them totally or refacing them. No question painting your cabinets will save you a ton of money but with that does come some maintenance on your end occasionally as with […]

Proper expectations when staining your deck

February 19, 2017 at 9:47 pm | Category: Decks, Wood Finishing

Understanding what you can expect after you have your painting contractor stain or re-stain a deck can resolve many issues before that first complaint calls comes in. Trust me every contractor wants to offer a lifelong job but that expectation for the contractor and the customer is not possible especially for surfaces such as decks […]

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Ryan Amato - Amato Painting and Power Washing

ryan amatoRyan Amato is a man driven by his values, first and foremost. As manager of Amato Painting, Ryan’s leadership is one of trust and commitment. His relationships with his team are as important as those with his clients. His motivation to provide professional service is driven by a dependable workmanship that secures their reputation of being the best at what they do. No matter the size of the project, Ryan is adept at meeting deadlines and budgets.

As an award winner for his outstanding painting work, Ryan’s projects have been featured in the Sherwin Williams Quarterly Industry Magazine. You can find his contributions to the painting community across numerous blog sites and on his YouTube channel. With a true passion for his craft, Ryan is driven by so much more than the bottom line. He lives in Easton, Pa with his fiancé Michelle, his two teenagers, Preston and Ryenn and his dog Duncan who stars on the company logo!

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