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How to start a painting business

If you’re a whiz with a paintbrush and roller, a house painting business can be a great way to cash in on your skills and brighten people’s lives. We’ve assembled this short guide to show you how to start a painting business.

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How to bid painting jobs

With your own painting business, you determine when you work and for how much. We share tips on how to bid on jobs so you can earn more work. Learn more.


Does a handyman need a license?

As a handyman you help clients fix everything under the sun. But you also need to protect your business starting with a license. Learn more.

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How much do carpenters make?

How much do carpenters make? How much do self-employed carpenters make? Carpenters’ average salary Factors that impact what carpenters make​ Factors that impact independent carpenters’ earnings​ Protect your business Get