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Toronto Commercial & Residential Painters
Ecopainting is not just another painter in Toronto. Yes, we offer commercial & residential painting but what really makes our painting company different?
The customer always gets a “Hassle Free” contracting service
We don’t use sub-contractors and rely on our own trained professionals to do the painting
We are committed to our community and the environment
Ecopainting has been painting homes and buildings in the GTA for over 20 years. Whether you are a homeowner or a commercial manager, we want to become your go to painting contractor.
What to Expect from your Commercial Painters
A building manager knows that painting is not something you do every year. There is only so much budget to go around and renovations are an inconvenience to everyone in the facility. Peace of mind happens only if the details and expectations are all set at the beginning of a project.
Expect your painting contractor to have systems designed to minimize the inconveniences. Ask about their procedures and customer service.
Discuss the channels and frequency of communication during the project.
Expect your painting contractor to be professional and be staffed by their own employees.
Is the company environmentally sound? What products do they use and do they follow the manufacturers’ recommendations?
Expect proof of WSIB, Liability Insurance & Safety Certifications.
“Our warehouse in Markham needed a lot of work and most of it was done after business hours. Your painters were professional, hardworking and always helpful. We will be using Ecopainting again and feel free to use us as a reference”
Commercial Painting in Markham
“I had a chance to go and see and the finished product looks great. I have been amazed at how little disruption it was, with the painting going on during business hours. I think it is a testament to the quality of work of you and your staff. Thanks.”
Commercial Building owner on Broadview Avenue
What to Expect from your Residential Painters
Finding the right house painters or painting company for your home takes time and you want to do this right. You may ask friends and neighbours for a recommendation or you can search “Painters Toronto” in Google. Whatever your search method is, always pre-qualify the contractor before getting an estimate. Since everyone will promise you “quality work” what should you expect? Let’s walk through the process that we use here at Ecopainting.
When you first contact us, we set up an appointment to discuss your project. The purpose of this meeting is to find out what is important to you and to assess your needs. Here we talk about trendy colours, the latest paints and discuss your ideas. This is a good time for you to interview the contractor. We welcome your questions and address your concerns. Why not ask about our painters and who will be doing the actual work? We may be the only Toronto Painters that guarantee to not use sub-contractors.
The Painting Estimate and Proposal
“A proposal is more than just an estimate, it’s the roadmap for a great customer experience”
The proposal includes company information, insurance documentation and warranty details.
The “Scope of Work” lists what gets painted and what does not. For example: how many coats, what grade paint, which primer. Here we detail the level of prep and how we protect your property.
The “Colour Schedule” lists the room colours and is prepared by a colour consultant or designer.
Pricing can be for the entire job or broken down for different options. Unless the scope of work changes, the price will not change without customer approval.
The Actual Painting Experience
First we will suggest a start date and confirm it a few days before starting. On the first day the job manager will review the scope of work and discuss the following with you:
- Are there any rooms you want done first?
- Do you want the painters to lock up or will you be home at the end of the day?
- Is there an emergency contact number?
- Are there concerns about children, family members or pets during the job?
- What about parking spaces, washroom use, electricity, etc.
The Painters in your home are our staff and sign in on the job daily. At any time you know who is working in your home. We cover your floors and belongings and clean up daily. After job completion we do a walk-through with you, to ensure we did what we promised.
“Karon and her team surpassed my expectations. The prep work was meticulous and great attention was also paid to all the coats of paint. George helped with paint colours and visited our home twice before the work started. I ‘d recommend Ecopainting to anyone”
Kim and Peter M.
High Park – Painters Toronto
“Ecopainting did an amazing job for me. The feedback I got from the board of directors and the homeowners, they loved them!”
Sylvia O’ Brien of Colour Theory
Condominium Painting Services
Reviews and Testimonials
Painters reviews in this digital age are like reputation equity. Earning a solid reputation in the community takes diligence and hard work. A painting company with a good online reputation is often seen as more trustworthy. After every job we ask the customer to rate their crew and write a testimonial. We also encourage them to review us in Google and Facebook. Our painting services have earned us hundreds of testimonials, reviews and recommendations online. Read some of our Google reviews here.
Consumer Tip: Ask the estimator if they employ their own painters (on payroll). Can they provide some of their customers’ contact information, maybe a phone number or two? Starting a painting company is easy as the home services industry has very low entry barriers. Anyone with a brush and a ladder can call themselves professional painters.
Ecopainting means Environmental Responsibility and Green Practices.
Ecopainting is a green pioneer for over 20 years. When we first adopted ecopainting as our mandate, “eco” was seen as a marketing niche. A few years later, anything ”eco” or “green” started becoming trendy. Driven by a greener marketplace, governments started regulating what goes in a can of paint. Paints are now safer to use and better for the environment.
Boyd’s Decorating is a Benjamin Moore dealer our Scarborough painters use. Paul Boyd is a well known and respected individual in the painting services industry. Paul said this about us: “Ecopainting is educated on all the ECO products and developments. Anyone hiring these people should know that they come with this knowledge and they know what they are doing”.
Painting Services – Service Areas in the GTA
The GTA includes the municipalities of Toronto, Durham, Halton, Peel and York. This is a large area with a growing population of over 6 million. Ecopainting Painters Toronto is located in Scarborough and has teams of residential and commercial painters in the GTA. In 2019 Ecopainting is expanding north of Toronto and building new crews to work with our existing painters in Vaughan.
2019 Commercial Painting Project: Primo Foods.
Primo Foods is an established name in the Food Industry in Toronto. Their pasta and canned products are popular with consumers and the food industry. In the summer of 2019 they contracted Ecopainting to paint in their Downsview facility.
The scope consisted of painting their offices, boardrooms, hallways and common areas with warm colours. We varnished their stained doors and painted the dark industrial trim with softer colours. The work was done at night as to not interfere with their operation. This was a large project with the majority of time spent painting the dark window trim and frames.
When we paint occupied offices our system is a combination of trusted low VOC coatings. This was not any different at the Primo project. We used Stix from INSLX as a primer and their acrylic urethane for trim. For the walls Benjamin Moore’s Ultraspec 500 is a safe choice.
The project was completed in a timely matter and met the client’s budget.Said Rose from Primo Foods: “Thank you so much to you and your team, they did such an excellent job! They were professional, neat and we did not even know they were here. A great job – well done!O