Dan painted his first house as a junior in high school, in 1972. Drawn to the visual satisfaction of the painting trade, he continued to “paint his way” through college at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. His painting business was launched in 1984 as Frost Painting, Inc. and over the years grew from one employee to the present number of ten. During this time, he also owned a painting store in New Hampshire and worked at Festool USA as a New England Regional Paint Sales Manager. In the summer of 2013, his son Harrison joined the company and therefore the name was changed to H.D.F. Painting, Inc. Dan has been married to Teri Dugan-Frost for 30 years and enjoys soccer, fishing, reading, golfing and biking, with his daughter Rachel, in his free time.
Harrison wears many hats at H.D.F. Painting, Inc. from estimating, managing, training, and on site painting. Harrison is a graduate of The Fenn School and Concord-Carlisle Regional High School. Harrison has worked for the Appalachian Mountain Club located in Vermont. With his free time, Harrison is an active world traveler and skier. He has traveled and skied in Switzerland, Japan, British Columbia, Wyoming, Utah and Colorado. He also enjoys all types of outdoor activities, and doing so with his Labrador Retriever, Guernsey.
Henry started working at H.D.F. Painting 9 years ago as an apprentice painter. Since then he has worked his way up to the Director of Marketing. He is responsible for website development and management. He also develops content, photos, brochures, social media, and mailers. He enjoys soccer, basketball, football and is a loyal New England sports fan. Henry is a graduate of The College of Holy Cross, located in Worcester MA where he received a Bachelors Degree in Visual Arts. He is now in the process of completing studies in Graphic design at the Massachusetts College of Arts and Design.
Teddy brings extensive experience and skills to H.D.F. Painting team. An avid “tool man,” Teddy is an expert on the Festool sanders and vacuums and their various applications for paint restoration. He has worked for H.D.F. Painting, Inc for 4 years and has embodied the core values of this company; “The Fine Art of Painting”. He enjoys everything that has to do with the paint industry and is a certified Lead-Safe Renovator Supervisor. He resides in North Andover, MA.
Don is the veteran of the team. He has worked with Dan over the past 25 years. He is a very experienced, and talented craftsman of the trade. Most of the younger staff members learn tips about the painting industry from Don. He is an expert at closing jobs, getting jobs done on time, and keeping an organized job site. Among his vast array of skills, Don is an expert with plastering and patching, which aids in a good paint job. Don is originally from New York and has been a long suffering METS fan. On his down time Don enjoys baseball and movies. He resides with his wife, Anna, in Watertown, MA.
Steve has been with H.D.F. Painting, Inc. for 5 years. He has been a painter for over 25 years and has worked in many capacities. A very hard worker, industrious and very knowledgeable. Steve will complete any task assigned to him with efficiency and quality. Steve has a keen eye for details and is very, very, professional. An avid sports fan, Steve is also very interested in politics and the stock market. He and his wife, Cathy, reside in Malden, MA.
Joseph is our resident rhythm musician and free spirit. A very talented and gifted musician (drums and base), Joe also is a contemporary mixed media artist. When he is not dreaming of his next song or gig, Joe is a talented, hardworking and fun member of our team. Joe graduated from Concord Carlisle High School and is a frequent traveller to Vermont
Joseph is a native of Monterrey, California. His claim to fame is that he was once a personal chef for Clint Eastwood. A very talented artist, Joseph is a master painter with over 45 years of experience in the trades. He has spent the last 15 years painting in Hawaii with a high-end client base that includes the home of Oprah Winfrey. Joseph recently moved to the Boston area with his fiancee, Liz, who was born and raised in Concord.
Gordon is an avid skier and mountain biker and passionate about the environment and the permaculture. Gordon is a craft beer enthusiast and grew up in concord ,MA.
Guernsey is the youngest member to join H.D.F Painting staff. Just like all the members of the H.D.F. Painting staff, Guernsey plays multiple roles. As the teams mascot he provides motivation and cheers us on with a wag of his tail. He also plays the role of a happy face waiting to meet and greet all H.D.F. clients.