About PCA

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The Mission of PCA

The Painting Contractors Association (PCA) was founded in 1884 with the mission to help painting contractors run efficient and profitable businesses.

As a community of excellence, we strive to bring our members together and guarantee the public of the skill, honorable reputation, and integrity of the master painters in our community.

With these goals in mind, our industry standards elevate the image and ethics of our community while offering direction and fostering a like-minded mentality to keep building each other up and achieving more together.

About PCA

The Painting Contractors Association (PCA) is a longstanding nonprofit dedicated to advancing the painting industry and supporting contractors. With over 140 years of experience, PCA is deeply committed to promoting excellence, safety, and professionalism in the field.

Through unwavering dedication to standards, comprehensive training, and enriching events, we guide contractors toward profitable businesses, fostering collaboration and direction for a prosperous future.

Our diverse membership, spanning residential, commercial, and industrial sectors, upholds skill, honor, and integrity in painting. As the leading authority, PCA offers training courses, events, and industry-tailored resources to excel in craft and businesses. Driven by a relentless pursuit of continuous improvement and innovation, PCA is committed to driving excellence, professionalism, and success in the painting industry for years to come.

By becoming a PCA member, contractors gain access to educational resources, industry insights, networking opportunities, and business support, joining a community of like-minded peers dedicated to building each other up, holding one another accountable, and achieving success together.


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