Membership

Learn and Grow With Us

Why Join PCA?

You’re doing the hard work day in and day out, keeping existing customers happy, generating referrals, advertising your business, managing a crew, and purchasing product. It’s not easy, but you don't have to do it alone. You have found your greatest ally, and we’ve barely had our introductions.

No matter the reason you are here, PCA has the tools to help you build your business.

What Our Members Say

"I never got ANY business advice for the first 25 years, until I joined the PCA".

Ron Rice, Ron Rice Painting & Consulting

“My Company is in it's 67th year of which 65 years have been as a PCA member. I attribute the training, education and camaraderie available to me over those years from my PCA membership to the length and success of the Company. There is no other Association or Organization equal to PCA in the Painting Industry!.“

Dave Ryker, Midwest Decorating Co, Inc.  in Indianpolis, IN

“Joining [PCA] and working towards our accreditation has been hands down one of the best things we've done to help grow our business and ensure we're doing things right. It has been invaluable to be part of a group who is striving for excellence just like we are, and as a new painting business being able to connect and learn from others has been incredible.“

Ryan Turry, Headwaters Painting, LLC  in Minneapolis, MN

“We are all about quality, and [PCA] Industry Standards line up with my own expectations. [PCA] provides a seamless blueprint on how to run the best Painting Company you possibly can. It’s all about quality and culture."

C.J. Kish, Craig Kish Painting in Hudson Valley, NY

“Our [PCA] membership supports and helps validate the business practices we strive to meet with each project we encounter. Our goal is to provide a safe, quality, and productive industrial painting service to our customers. The [PCA] organization helps to legitimize our process.”

Don Thomas, Thomas Industrial Coatings, Pevely, MO

US Contractor Member

$399 ANNUALLY (OR $37.25/MONTH)
  • Our US Contractor Membership is for those contracting companies located within the United States.
  • MEMBERSHIP INCLUDES:
  • Overdrive Access
  • Find a Painter Listing
  • Crew Training
  • Event Discounts
  • Awards
  • Accreditation Pathway
  • Store Discounts
  • Ask a Peer
  • Complimentary APC Magazine

International Contractor Member

$399 USD ANNUALLY (OR $37.25/MONTH)
  • Our International Contractor Membership is for those contracting companies located outside of the Continental US.
  • MEMBERSHIP INCLUDES:
  • Overdrive Access
  • Find a Painter Listing
  • Crew Training
  • Event Discounts
  • Awards
  • Accreditation Pathway
  • Store Discounts
  • Ask a Peer
  • Complimentary APC Magazine

Find a Painter Pro Listing

$9.99+ month
  • Find a Painter is available for free (Basic Listing) for PCA Members, with optional upgrades.

Affiliate Member

$430
  • The Affiliate Member program is for bookstores and educational institutions. Affiliates are able to take advantage of special pricing for publications, including quantity discounts.

Want to chat one-on-one with someone about membership?

Use the calendar below to book an appointment to talk about membership, or if you're ready to chat now, please call our support team at 1-800-332-7322.