Archive for Who We Are

Party Time-Larkin Painting Style

It’s hard to believe that summer is over-perhaps not officially, but vacations are winding down and there is a definite chill in the morning and evening air.  Time is passing so quickly.  We all know it’s a good thing to slow down and savor the moment, and we all know how hard just slowing down […]

Radio Entrepreneurs Interview

A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of being interviewed by Jeffrey Davis at Radio Entrepreneurs.  His program spotlights entrepreneurs of “innovative and fast-moving” businesses.  It is an honor to be seen as such a business and to be a part of such  an inspired group. In the interview, I was able to share […]

A New Treasure

So far 2014 has been an exciting year!  We’ve had a new addition to the Larkin Painting family!  Emerson  (a.k.a. The King of Trimwork and Amazing Crew Leader) and his wife just welcomed  their healthy, baby boy into the world.  They are delighted and so in love with their new bundle.  We are lucky to […]

Meet Donna

Meet Donna Baker, our Office Manager.  She helps keep the offices of Larkin Painting humming along smoothly.  Donna has lived in Massachusetts all of her life, and was born and raised in Needham.  Some of you may even know her from Needham High. She has an impressive twenty years experience making sure busy offices run […]

Fourteen Years! Part Two

A few weeks ago, I began telling the story of The Larkin Painting Company’s early years.  We left off with me and Thiago sitting in my work truck unable to communicate with each other.  I paid him a day’s wages and told him as best as I could to come back the next day.  Despite […]

Earth Day 2013

Hi Everyone!  It’s been a tough week and there are sure to be more challenges ahead for those affected by the bombs at this year’s marathon.  While not a cure all, getting outside and appreciating all of the colors brought to us by the new Spring season can help us feel grounded and more secure. […]

Fourteen Years! Part One

I am excited about this year because 2013 marks The Larkin Painting Company’s fourteenth year in business!  How quickly time has passed.  The journey from there to here has been amazing.  Looking back, I can hardly believe it.  People often ask how I got started, so now is a great time to share with you […]

Taking Care of Each Other

There are absolutely no words to describe the sadness we all feel.  The tragedy in Newtown is unfathomable.  I still have not been able to get my head around it.  Of course all of our hearts are breaking.  I wanted to check in on our little community to share some information and resources to help […]

Meet Emerson

Here at The Larkin Painting Company we are incredibly proud of our team.  Meet Emerson Ferreira.  Emerson was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  He moved to the United States in 1999.  His original plan was to come here to learn English and then return to Brazil to continue his business administration studies.  Impressed by […]

Know Your Painting Contractor

Wow, summertime is almost over.  It’s unbelievable how time flies.  Now that summer is winding down, the kidlets have returned to school and fall is approaching, many of you are thinking of sprucing up the homestead.  How do you go about finding a painting contractor that you can trust?  How do you make the “sprucing […]