Gratitude: Looking Back at 2023

In a world filled with constant hustle and bustle, it’s often easy to overlook the milestones achieved along the way. We’ve weathered storms, navigated challenges, and celebrated triumphs that have sculpted our journey. Amidst the chaotic canvas of entrepreneurship, one color stands out brightly: gratitude.

Gratitude isn’t just an emotion; it’s the cornerstone of our success. Reflecting on BRS’s humble beginning, when Brandon was working out of his home, to now where every stroke of the brush through the years has been infused with dedication, determination, and a profound appreciation for where BRS Painting is today.

A coffered ceiling. The clients shared their gratitude for a beautifully painted ceiling.
A beautifully painted coffered ceiling in the beginning years.

Gratitude: the Early Days

The early days were a mix of excitement and uncertainty—a canvas waiting to be painted, with an uncertain outcome.

Our first few clients were the foundation upon which we built our reputation for reliable service. Their trust in our abilities fueled our commitment to deliver beyond expectations. Throughout the years, the smile never seems enough when you are completing the walkthrough of a home with a client.

A deck that we started staining. The clients were grateful when we completed the deck.
A deck that we started staining. You can see the difference between the new deck with the stain and the old deck.

The path wasn’t without its hurdles. There were times when the market seemed saturated with other companies, casting shadows of doubt. But it was during these moments of adversity that gratitude became the guiding light. Taking that moment to step back and reflect on all the moments, good or bad.

As we continue, we are grateful for every challenge we encountered, for they taught us resilience and the art of adaptation. Each obstacle was an opportunity to learn, grow, and refine our approach. Our setbacks became stepping stones, paving the way for our eventual success.

Metal cabinets that are green before we painted them.
BEFORE: Green metal cabinets.

But success isn’t merely about financial gains or the number of projects we’ve completed. It’s about the relationships forged, the smiles on our clients’ faces, and the pride in knowing that our work beautifies spaces and touches lives.

We’re grateful for our loyal clients, who not only entrusted us with their projects but also became ambassadors of our work, spreading word-of-mouth recommendations that fueled our growth! Thank you!

Many hands make light work

Our team—the backbone of our business—is another source of our immense gratitude. Their unwavering dedication, talent, and commitment to excellence have been instrumental in our achievements throughout the years. Each member brings a unique hue to our canvas, contributing to the vibrant colors of our success.

As we take a moment to pause and reflect, gratitude washes over us like a warm, comforting brushstroke. It’s in the little victories—a heartfelt thank-you note from a satisfied client, a team member’s personal growth—that we find immense joy and fulfillment.

Metal cabinets after we painted them. 
Our clients were grateful
AFTER: Metal cabinets painted white.

Looking ahead, our journey continues, with fresh canvases awaiting our artistic touch. Yet, amidst the pursuit of new horizons, we vow to hold onto our gratitude.

So, here’s to our small painting business—a testament to the power of gratitude, resilience, and the unwavering belief in the beauty of our service. As we express our gratitude, we realize that success is not just a destination but a colorful, ever-evolving masterpiece in the making.

Community partners

As we continue to look forward with our gratitude, we want to include our community partners. 

Our gratitude to Meyer Contracting for a project recently completed.
A completed project from Meyer Contracting, LLC.

We partner with a local home remodeling company Meyer Contracting, LLC.

We are grateful for Meyer Contracting to allow us to assist with their new construction and remodeling jobs. It continues to allow us to add more technicians to our crews while still having time on our schedule for our residential clients. 

For a free in-home estimate from Meyer Contracting, LLC, you can contact their office at 314-567-9016. You can also check out their website here.

Thank you all for supporting BRS Painting this year. Your continued support provides for multiple families in our local community. Enjoy the rest of the year! We are excited for what 2024 will bring.

Gratitude looking forward to a Happy Holiday.

Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year!