20 November 2020

When is The Best Time of Year to Paint?

House painting, whether interior or exterior, is no small undertaking. To make sure you get the best results – and the least disruption to your daily life – choosing the right time of year is important. So, what season is best for painting your home? Before we get ahead of ourselves, climate and location makeRead the full article

02 November 2020

The Eternal Painting Question: One Coat or Two?

Time and time again, our team of painting professionals is asked a variation of the same old question… People constantly want to know if they need to use one coat of paint or two. They ask about reduced costs of only using one coat, about getting maximum coverage with the least amount of paint, aboutRead the full article

13 October 2020

Painting Terms: Defined

Any time you have to interact with professionals from an unfamiliar industry – whether that’s painting, insurance, fine dining, or anything else – you’re going to encounter new language and terms specific to that industry. Every profession has its own jargon to wade through, and if you want to make sure you understand what servicesRead the full article

21 September 2020

Paint It Pink

Like to make a donation?Click Here CertaPro Painters® of Metrowest has once again partnered with Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) to Paint It Pink. The goal is to raise $50k total during October and November to generate awareness and help fund breast cancer research. We will be donating $10 from every painting project completed betweenRead the full article

16 September 2020

All About Sheen!

Color isn’t the only thing to select when deciding on new paint for the interior of your home. Paints come in varying levels of “sheen” – and that may have more of an impact on your decision than you realize! Before we get too far into specific uses, let’s cover the basics. The sheen ofRead the full article

03 September 2020

The Benefits of Power Washing

Power washing should not be underestimated. Whether it’s the exterior of your house, your deck, concrete around your home, or other areas, the benefits of power washing are numerous! CertaPro Painters of Metrowest offers power washing services in addition to interior and exterior house painting, so we thought we’d share some of the many benefitsRead the full article

18 August 2020

From Wallpaper to Paint

Wallpaper can be a nice look in some cases, but it’s often a relic of past styles – or just old and unsightly. Removing wallpaper and repainting a room is a common preference for many homeowners, but it can be a pretty labor intensive process, and skipping steps can lead to disappointing results. So, let’sRead the full article

05 August 2020

Using Primer vs. Paint and Primer in One

If you’ve ever taken on your own painting jobs, you know it can be a time consuming process. With paint selection to preparation, priming, waiting for coats to dry, applying second coats, and cleanup, there are many steps to consider – and it’s no wonder that people often look for shortcuts to reduce the overallRead the full article

22 July 2020

What You Need to Know About Kitchen Cabinet Painting

Giving your kitchen cabinets a new face with a fresh coat of paint is a wonderful way to breathe life into your home! Whether it’s part of a larger kitchen remodel, a new color for your cabinets, or simply updating damaged or old paint, a new look will make a big difference. It’s important toRead the full article

30 June 2020

Why Is Your House Paint Failing?

If you’re here, it’s likely because you’re exploring options for having your home repainted. Maybe it’s just time for a new look or routine maintenance, but for far too many people, the need for house painting is the result of mistakes made by previous painters. It probably wasn’t intentional, but if people aren’t paying attentionRead the full article