Starting A Painting Company in 2023 Part II

Starting A Painting Company In 2023 In Part I, we discussed the importance of having a strong reason for starting a painting company.  These reasons need to be strong enough to push you through frustrating times.  If you have not answered the question in part I,  please go back and do this very important homework. […]

How To Start A Painting Company In 2023

How to start a painting company in 2023.  My name is David Klappenberger; I started Klappenberger & Son painting company in 1989.  Wow, that sounds like a long time ago.  My best guess is I personally closed 20,000 jobs over 29 years.  During the busy season, I’d have about 30 painters, three estimators, and a […]

Steps To Buying A Franchise

Steps To Buying A Franchise Perhaps the greatest leap of faith you will ever take is buying a franchise. In most cases, the franchisor is asking you to quit your job and invest a large chunk of money. It is such a long leap of faith that many who are somewhat interested in franchising will […]

Finding The Best Franchise To Own

Finding The Best Franchise With over 4,000 franchises in the US, finding the best franchise for you can feel overwhelming.  Many people acquire paralysis through analysis while searching for the best franchise to own.  And who can blame them? On average, 300 new franchises dipped their toes in the franchise water pool. In the 1950s, there […]

Good Painting Co’s Roll Right Through Recessions

Contact Us Good Painting Co’s Roll Right Through Recessions   Jon Anderson of Klappenberger & Son in Montgomery gets a selfie with a happy customer. Recession Or Inflation? Relax Painting Contractors, You’re Lucky I’ve been an active painting contractor from 1989-2019, and if you are new to being a painting contractor or have not worked […]

Benjamin Moore’s National Account Perks

Benjamin Moore’s National Account Perks Klappenberger & Son franchisees receive cost-cutting discounts on paint when opening a Benjamin Moore national account.   Our Benjamin Moore National Account prices are often lower than what independent contractors pay. Why? It’s all about buying power. When you have eight sizable franchisees purchasing large quantities of paint, we can negotiate […]

Sherwin Williams’ National Accounts Are A Huge Saving​

Sherwin Williams National Accounts Is A Huge Saving Curtesy of Sherwin Williams West Berlin NJ Having a national account with Sherwin Williams is just one of the advantages of being awarded a  Klappenberger & Son franchise.   Receiving national discounts at SW gives you price advantages that independent painting contractors don’t often achieve.   Klappenberger & Son […]

A Franchise Opportunity Near Me?

Franchise Opportunities Near Me Best Franchise Opportunities The best franchise opportunities come in many different sizes and shapes.  There certainly isn’t a one-size-fits-all.   However, if you will kindly join me,  I will walk you through the process of elimination to find the best franchise opportunity. Your first inclination may be to find the franchise that […]

Finding The Right Franchise To Own 

Finding The Right Franchise To Own A 10 Question Survey To Help Walk You Through The Process Of Choosing A Franchise That Is Perfect For YOU! Finding the right franchise means doing a lot of due diligence.  And if you are starting your journey of investigating franchises,  this article can help.  When franchising, the devil […]

Starting A Painting Company or Buying A Franchise? Pros and Cons

Starting A Painting Company Build your own company or buy a franchise? the pros and cons?  Are you considering starting a painting company or buying a franchise?  If so, you probably asked, why should I buy a franchise when I can create my own? That’s a great question, and there is no correct answer.  Each […]