Trujillo Special Coatings was established in 1996 as a high-end, custom home painting contractor in the Denver Metro area. As a member of the Small Business Association (SBA), TSC began to pursue larger projects and government contracts. In 1999, TSC began to complete projects, including the Auraria College Campus, for Denver Public Schools. By 2003, TSC was awarded two IDIQ contracts with Peterson Air Force Base and the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. In 2006, TSC was awarded another IDIQ contract at Schriever Air Force Base in Colorado.
The IDIQ Painting contracts allowed for TSC to expand the company and establish a second location in Colorado Springs. In Denver, TSC’s relationship with Federal, State and Local Government agencies has continued to grow. TSC has completed several painting and refinishing projects at the Cesar Chavez Building, the Byron White Courthouse, the Arraj Courthouse, and the U.S. Customs House. Trujillo Special Coatings has established a favorable reputation and is well received by the General Services Administration (GSA).
TSC continues to maintain a strong customer base in Residential, Commercial, and Government sectors. Our partnership with Local government agencies has allowed us to successfully complete projects in Boulder, Louisville, and Aurora. The future success of TSC will rely on our past performance and our ability to continue to offer a product of excellence, success, and value. TSC employees feel great satisfaction for a project well done.
Trujillo’s has supported home owners, developers, and custom home builders since 1999. We understand our customers want a value driven solution that will easily integrate into their project schedules. We have been equipped with a professional staff dedicated to quality and customer service.
Trujillo Special Coatings provides full exterior painting services including: painting, staining, sealing, custom trim work, pressure washing, sanding, scraping, deck and fence sealing and restoration, stucco painting and minor repair, fascia and minor wood repair, with careful protection of landscaping and non-painted surfaces. Trujillo works with both new construction and existing structures.
The TSC estimators are equipped to recommend not just the right product, but the right brand for every job. TSC estimators are are trained to maintain a safe work environment that meets the EPA’s standard for safety in lead-based paint environments.
Trujillo Special Coatings provides full interior painting services including: painting, staining, sealing, light drywall, trim repairs, sanding, texturing, acoustic ceiling texture removal, wall paper removal, caulking, cabinet refinishing, door restoration, trim staining and painting, and custom finishes on both new and pre-existing properties. TSC ensures that careful protection of flooring, furniture and fixtures is always adhered to. Our standard of quality is magazine worthy.
TSC has been featured in Colorado Homes & Lifestyles magazine,however, the true measure of our success comes from customer appreciation and ongoing business. TSC has worked for some of the most elite Denver residents and continues to earn their business and referrals.
When TSC gets an opportunity to work with a new home builder we understand we have to earn their confidence and demonstrate our dedication to service, quality, reliability and honesty. Our goal is to be a valued member of their team and their first choice for current and future projects.
TSC provides timely and efficient quotes and bids, with all information requested detailing any assumptions, cost saving, MSDS, and other recommendations. We maintain close communication and coordination with project managers. We identify and quickly resolve any issues that may affect the schedule, cost or quality of service.
Our staff follows all safety, environmental and professional standards. We maintain a tidy work environment at all times with an end of day clean up. We ensure products and services meet and exceed expectations and our customers are satisfied.
Obtaining a quote for our services is simple: call or email one of our estimators and tell us about your project. We will schedule an appointment to meet with you, so that we may understand your specific needs and how our services can benefit your project. We provide a timely quote that details the services we provide. Additionally, TSC can provide references of similar projects we have supported.
Trujillo Special Coatings supports a variety of commercial and industrial customers with solutions to their protective coating requirements. Our staff is experienced in evaluating specifications and providing estimates for complex and unique projects. Additionally, we continually manage a large professional workforce of skilled craftsmen that can ensure your project is completed on-time and to your specifications.
Building finishes (new and tenant finish)
Exterior and interior coatings
Industrial floor finishing and refinishing
Epoxy and urethane finishes
Chemical resistant coatings (trenches, pits, wet decks)
Corrosion control coatings
Parking lot and road striping
Interior and exterior waterproofing
Property maintenance services
Change of occupancy services
When we are working with both new and existing customers, TSC understands the need to establish confidence and demonstrate our dedication to service, quality, reliability, and honesty. Our goal is to be a valued member of your team and your first choice for current and future projects.
- TSC provides timely and efficient quotes and bids, with all information requested detailing any assumptions, cost savings or other recommendations.
- We maintain close communication and coordination with project managers and general contractors.
- We identify and quickly resolve any issues that may affect the schedule, cost, or quality of service.
- We follow all safety, environmental and professional standards of building.
- We strive for green building practices as set forth by the USGBC and work with LEED projects.
- We maintain a tidy work environment at all times.
- We ensure products and services meet and exceed expectations.
Trujillo Special Coatings (TSC) provides support services to a variety of Government organizations in both prime, subcontracting and joint venture roles. TSC maintains a Secret facility clearance and is able to provide services in areas requiring cleared personnel. Our team leaders are badged with escort privileges in some of the most secured military installations. All of our painters undergo a thorough background investigation prior to employment.
Trujillo Special Coatings provides superior Painting and Special Coatings support for 4 Military Installations as an IDIQ Painting Contractor.
Trujillo Special Coatings is a Certified Minority owned, small business painting contractor, established in 1996.
Family Housing/Protective Coating Maintenance
Trujillo Special Coatings provides various types of protective coating maintenance and facility maintenance support throughout to various Government customers. This includes continually managing multiple task orders, a full time staff, subcontractors, interfacing with various organizations and customers. We assure high quality standards are achieved with quick response times at competitive rates.
- Schriever, AFB Protective Coatings Maintenance
- Peterson, AFB Protecting Coatings Maintenance and Housing Maintenance
- Cheyenne AFS, Protective Coatings Maintenance
- Air Force Academy, Protective Coatings Maintenance
TSC provides light construction support for various Government customers along the Front Range. Representative examples of projects we have supported include:
- Cesar Chavez Federal Building, Remodel the GAO file room, 4th Floor tenant finish;
- Byron White Courthouse, replace carpet, repair and paint handrails;
- NOAA, Capstone and wing wall repair;
- US Custom House, general renovations;
- Byron Rodgers Federal Building, Install dry erase wall covering.
TSC provides striping for roads and parking lots, ensuring that work conforms to all federal standards and requirements. We maintain high standards of quality with quick response times. Strong performance and high customer satisfaction have resulted in continually ongoing contract awards with Government customers.
- Peterson AFB Pavement Markings
- Air Force Academy Pavement Markings
NAICS Codes Supported
- 236115 New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)
- 236116 New Multifamily Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)
- 236118 Residential Remodels
- 236220 Commercial and Instructional Building Construction
- 237310 Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
- 238150 Glass and Glazing Contractors
- 238310 Drywall and Insulation Contractors
- 238320 Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
- 238990 All Other Specialty Trade Contractors.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)
Primary – 238320 Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
Secondary – 236115, 236116, 236118, 236220, 237310, 238150, 238310, 238990
Trujillo Special Coatings has a bonding capability of $1 million for single projects and $3 million aggregate.
Trujillo Special Coatings owns and manages its own equipment to provide our customers with higher safety and quality control, field mobility, lower prices, and faster output.
- Denver and Colorado Springs offices and storage facilities
- 20 foot scissor lift
- 60 foot personal lift
- Vehicle fleet (25 vans and trucks)
- Enclosed trailers
- Commercial airless sprayers (gas and electric)
- Commercial pneumatic media blasters (paint removal)
- Commercial water blaster (hot and cold)
- Commercial floor grinders and bead blaster
- Scaffolding and high reaching ladders
- Commercial HVLP and Electrostatic Sprayers
- Commercial striping machines
Trujillo Special Coatings’ commitment to safety and health is based on a desire to create an environment free of hazards for both employees and clients. Establishing, implementing and enforcing good safety standards and best practices at every location are a priority for TSC. We will ensure appropriate training is developed, adapted and communicated to best protect our employees, clients, facilities and resources. Safety is a shared responsibility in which each and every employee takes ownership of the safety of TSC co-workers, subcontractors on our projects, and clients.
Trujillo Special Coatings has business relationships with several paint and coating companies. Below is a list of some of the suppliers that TSC relies on to obtain the the best pricing and quality products for our customers.
Gerald Trujillo is an accomplished painting contractor who began his business from the bottom up. With humble beginnings, Gerald began as an entry level laborer and with hard work and a solid work ethic he worked his way into a management position. By the age of 20, Gerald was managing million dollar projects. In 1996, Trujillo Special Coatings was formed with a focus on high end custom homes and eventually evolved into a quality painting contractor for federal, state and local government contracts. Currently, Trujillo Special Coatings employs over 35 people and continues to maintain multiple million dollar contracts with quality workmanship and the highest caliber of professionalism.
Project Manager/Quality Control
Phil joined the Trujillo Special Coatings team after his retirement from a thirty-eighth year civil service career. He leads the TSC painting team on our Air Force Academy contract, overseeing the day to day duties of eleven painters, estimating, managing administration, quality control, and scheduling approved work. Phil also maintains a large material and equipment inventory.
- Production Control
- Quality Control
- Field Liaison – U.S. Air Force Academy
- HAZMAT Compliance
As Office Manager, Michelle is responsible for all contract management, payroll, AP/AR, ordering materials and supplies for office and projects, coordination with project managers and TSC staff, and facilitates all office management.
Justin works on the TSC management team as project manager at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, CO. His work on Peterson consists of administrating crews, delivering on-time job orders, and managing our working relationship with the Navy officers.
Field Liaison – Peterson AFB
EPA: Lead Safe Certified
Sandra has worked in sales and business for the past 30 years. She maintains the TSC front office with accounts payable, inventory, prequalification packets, human resources, and other administrative duties.
Gene Sandoval joined Trujillo Special Coatings in May of 2009. Gene was previously employed by the United States Postal Service and retired after 28 years of dedicated service. Gene is experienced in many areas of the construction industry, has 15 years of successful experience with Labor and Management disputes and resolutions, and 25 years of Customer Service experience. He has worked in every area and field within Trujillo Special Coatings, managing a variety of jobs. Gene is dedicated to providing superior products and outstanding customer service, which is a high priority for TSC. Currently, Gene is the TSC Project Manager for Cheyenne Mountain Air Field Station, Schriever Air Force Base, the City of Colorado Springs, and provides subcontract work for many agencies and General Contractors.
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Lakewood, CO 80227
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