Company Overview

Since 1884, D. Zelinsky & Sons has provided high quality painting and decorating services throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. The long history of fine quality and versatility of architectural finishes has enabled us to excel on diverse projects such as hotels, offices, high-rises, condominiums, medical facilities, warehouses, industrial complexes and government buildings.

Today, D. Zelinsky & Sons is a direct subsidiary of F.D. Thomas, a large specialty contractor. D. Zelinsky continues to provide painting and decorating services, while also performing SoftWalls installations. The extensive experience, shared ideals, and professionalism of our staff enables us to exceed our customer’s expectations across a variety of projects and continue Painting the Town Since 1884.


D. Zelinsky & Sons is part of a family of specialized construction and engineering companies operating under ASRC Industrial (AIS), a subsidiary of Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC), an Alaska Native Corporation. AIS is a wholly owned subsidiary of ASRC, which provides unique attributes to its operating companies.



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As a direct subsidiary of F.D. Thomas, D. Zelinsky & Sons holds the same ideals:

Great People: Hire amazing professionals with “can do” attitudes and train them to work to FDT standards.

Great Work: Consistently exceed expectations by providing service, safety and quality without surprises.

Extraordinary Company: Create a workplace where the employees stay for a lifetime of ever-expanding expertise and customers return again and again for the performance and value they’ve come to rely on.


Comprehensive: “You’re covered”, providing a single source of skilled labor and management across a large geographic footprint.

Competent: With a “yes we can” attitude, we prove our reputation by delivering timely, safe, quality work on every job.

Committed: We go “all in” – by training to the highest standards, owning a large fleet of equipment, and maintaining a large bonding capability. From longtime labor and management, we maximize effectiveness and ensure predictable outcomes.