Like many new small-business owners, Cathy Deano knew nothing about franchising when she and a partner launched a series of bring-your-own-wine painting classes in Mandeville, La., four years ago.
Miles Parkkonen has invented a unique new tool that cleans paint brushes, rollers and paint pads.
Painting With a Twist is a national chain of franchised businesses that offers instructor led painting classes.
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Imagine if the next coat of paint you put on the outside of your home generates electricity from light — electricity that can be used to power the appliances and equipment on the inside.