Free Line Striping Course
Learn how to get clear lines that last
Whether you are looking to add line striping to your current business, start your own line striping business or interested in learning how to line stripe your properties yourself you have come to the right place!
Our free 6-part course teaches you everything you need to know to line stripe successfully so that your parking area looks great the first time! The course includes:
- Intro To Line Striping
- Products and Equipment
- Surface Preparation
- Types of Line Striping
- Equipment Maintenance
- Pricing and Charging
- Client Care and Repeat Business
Wondering how easy it is to line stripe your own lot, or looking for a way to add extra income to your existing business? Line striping on your own can save you thousands of dollars a year! With the right equipment and a little bit of know-how, you will be able to improve parking lot efficiency, as well as improve the overall look of your property in a few simple steps. It's a great do-it-yourself project.
Getting the right equipment and supplies is critical to getting the job done on time and on budget. Every job is different, so how can you tell what you'll need? Our guide gives you the right questions to answer before you go shopping.
Preparing your parking area for painting isn't a 'if you have time' project: it's critical to your success. Proper preparation is more than just sweeping the surface though: find out the exact steps you need to take to do the job right. Includes helpful diagrams!
Just as there's more than one way to paint a house, there is more than one way to stripe a parking area. Whether you are trying to replicate exactly what was there before, or if you are trying to add specialty slots, reroute traffic or get larger or smaller spots into the same area, this section will give you the best practices to follow. Includes extra equipment you can add to your line striping business to improve efficiency.
Once you've got the lines in place, you're all set right? Not so fast. These three follow-up steps make the difference between an amateur and a professional - and they don't take very much time or money to do right. Get a leg up on your business in Part 4.
Have you decided to go pro? If line striping is something you'd like to offer existing clients, or if you are looking for a way to start your own business, then Part 5 will give you the advice you need to properly price a job. Includes examples and real-world price information that will help you dominate your market.
Now that you're a professional line striper, you need to know how to get repeat business so that you can grow your business through existing clients as well as new ones. Follow these four tactics to grow your business month after month.
How to Price a Linestriping Job Profitably
- What tools & equipment you should start with
- How to determine difficulty level of the job
- How to estimate prep work
- The best traffic paint to use