After the Ohio River Flood in 1937, Garnett Arnold saw an opportunity to start a business. Garnett Arnold & Son's was born. In 1959 his son, Raymond, saw more of a need for residential repaints. He decided to break away and start another company.
Raymond L. Arnold Painting Company was started. In 1974, after his stint in Vietnam, Raymond's son, Michael, joined the company and the name was changed to Raymond L. Arnold & Son's Painting Company.
In 2001, Michael's son, Micah, took over the company. The company was turned into an L.L.C. and was renamed Arnold Painting, L.L.C.