Our broad spectrum of commercial painting services affords you the cost efficiency and convenience of completing your project using RJ Forbes as your single-source service provider instead of having to secure additional sources. To minimize daytime disruption to your business, we have evening, weekend, and holiday painting crews available.

We have proven ourselves highly successful with some of the toughest industrial jobs out there. You can count on us to apply the appropriate surface preparation and the adequate application of high performance materials to coat and protect your equipment and facilities from harsh environments. We will use only those products best suited for your particular substrate application.

We also offer complete concrete repair and resurfacing. Our team is dedicated to providing any and all resources required.

Architectural Sys/Commercial

  • Graffiti Coating
  • Polomyx / Zolotone
  • Wall Covering / Vinyl
  • Acoustic Spray
  • Historical Preservation/Restoration
  • Metal Roof Coating
  • Epoxy Wood Repair
  • Architectural Coatings

Industrial Systems

  • High Performance Coatings
  • Protective Coatings
  • Epoxy Application
  • Chemical Coating Removal/Installation
  • Anti-Corrosive Coating

Linings / Containment

  • Primary Holding Tanks
  • Secondary Chemical Spill Prevention Tanks
  • Clear Wells / Potable Water Holding Tanks
  • Non-Potable / Waste Water Tanks
  • Manhole Linings

Abrasive Surface Preparation

  • Sandblasting
  • Shot Blasting
  • High Pressure Washing
  • Water Blasting
  • Steam Cleaning
  • Surface Grinding


  • Epoxy Systems
  • Broadcast Systems

Concrete Repair

  • Structural and Architectural
  • Concrete Sidewalk and Deck Surfacing
  • Caulking & Sealants
  • Masonry Repair
  • Waterproofing

Fire Protection

  • Intumescent Fire Film
  • Fire Caulking & Sealant
  • Fire Barrier Sealants & Stoppers

Qualifications / Certifications

  • Written Safety & Hazard Communication Plan
  • OSHA 10-hour/30-hour Training
  • Insured
  • DCAM Certified Painter
  • DCAM Certified Prime Painter
  • Massachusetts Builders License
  • Rhode Island Builders License
  • Confined Space Entry Certified
  • Scaffolding Safety Trained (Competent)
  • Certified by the United States Environmental Protection Agency in Lead Based Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Activities