Fee-For-Service Painting Services
The Paint Company is a division of Northeast Parent and Child Society that offers a variety of painting services to the City of Schenectady Municipal Housing on a fee-for-service basis. This company has plans to begin doing this same fee-for-service arrangement with employees and private property management organizations in the future. The NPCS Paint Companies central goal is to address the serious need to provide training and employment opportunities for the young people (18-24) who we serve while generating revenue to support additional Career Development activities.
Northeast started providing these services in March of 2013. NPCS had bid to secure a three year paint contract with the Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority and was awarded the contract.
What are the services available?
- Residential and Commercial Painting Projects
- Interior and Exterior Painting Projects
- Sanding, Staining and Sealing
- Graffiti Removal
- Wallpaper and Border Removal
- Drywall Patching, Finishing and Installation
- Wood Repair and Replacement
- Kitchen Cabinet Painting
- Pressure Washing
- Plaster Repair
The Paint Company provides an opportunity for our young people (18-24 year olds) to learn a Career Track that will provide for a living wage and full time employment. It also provides a low price alternative to home owners and property management corporations to have their homes, apartments & town houses restored and beautified. The Paint Company will target low income properties in the City of Schenectady as a starting point and plans to expand to low- and moderate- income homeowners throughout the Capital Region.
Who can access services?
Any homeowner, tenant or property management company in the Capital District
How are services accessed?