Monthly Archives: December 2015

PPC’s NFL Civil War: Arizona (PPC Southwest) vs Seattle (PPC Northwest)

In this final week of the season, both PPC local favorite NFL teams the Seattle Seahawks (representing Penington’s Northwest division) will play the Arizona Cardinals (representing Penington’s Southwest division) in a game with some actual playoff ramifications. Both teams have already clinched a spot in the playoffs, but their playoff seedings are still in the… Read more

PPC’s Favorite Painted Buildings Around the World

Here at PPC, we pride ourselves on doing top-notch work for every project, so we know a well-painted building when we see one. Here is a list of some of the buildings around the world we think have the best paint jobs on both their exteriors and interiors. St Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow, Russia: This… Read more

Abrasive Blasting: More Than a Facebook Activity

Abrasive blasting is the process blasting a highly pressurized media against a surface to either smooth a rough surface, texture a smooth surface, remove surface contaminants. There are many types of abrasive blasting, and many different materials (media) that get blasted including: Mineral – Silica sand is a common mineral abrasive. It breaks up quickly,… Read more

PPC’s Safety Tips for Preventing Falls

OSHA has very strict guidelines for safety. We follow these guidelines to a tee and go beyond them whenever necessary. Since we pride ourselves on safety at PPC, we wanted to share a brief overview of OSHA’s guidelines regarding preventing falls on projects. This is our rulebook for every job, which every employee is trained… Read more