01 May 2022

All About the Benefits of Exterior Painting

If you asked most homeowners about the benefits that come from painting your home’s exterior, most of them would say it improves your home’s curb appeal & updates the look of your home. These answers are absolutely true. Most of the time the above features are all people think about when deciding to re-paint theRead the full article

Little Updates Can Improve Your Dining Room

Dining rooms sometimes get forgotten about when people buy a new home. Everyone wants to design the inside of their new home to reflect their own styles and preferences. But sometimes, when we are overwhelmed with spaces that need decorating & designing, rooms (like the dining room) get put on the decorating back burner becauseRead the full article

01 April 2022

How to Get Started on a Bathroom Painting Project

The days are getting longer. The weather is warming up. Spring is definitely here. Spring brings with it a sense of renewal. We begin opening up our windows and cleaning off our decks. Spring is also a great time to take on a home improvement project or two. If you are inexperienced with home projects,Read the full article

Basement Painting: Everything You Need to Know

Many years ago, basements were mainly used for storage and sump pumps but today many things have changed. In the 21st century, people utilize their basement space for many different things. Your basement can be a great place to entertain, relax, work, or create your own DIY hobby shop. But unfortunately, there are still manyRead the full article

28 February 2022

Wallpaper removal without the headaches with CertaPro

Donna and Todd have saved all their lives to buy their dream home. They lived on half their income for years. They saved every dime they could, constantly reminding each other of their dream to own an old Victorian home and renovate it together. Then finally, their diligence & patience paid off. They finally ownRead the full article

Testing for Lead Paint on Older Homes

With all the home renovation shows on television, it is proof people love older homes and the process of returning them to their original beauty. These shows have allowed the public to see how home renovation projects are done and sometimes, how they can go wrong. Most of the time, on tv everything turns outRead the full article

31 January 2022

Three quick steps to an affordable kitchen makeover

Is your kitchen in need of a refresh? Is it stuck in the ‘70s? Or ‘80s? Are you ready to bring it up to the present? Here at CertaPro Painters® of Pittsburgh East, we have a few painting services that can completely transform your cooking space. If the last time your kitchen looked sharp was aRead the full article

Transform your bedroom with these 7 tips

Bedrooms are used for many reasons. Especially when we are spending a lot more time at home. But even if you are working from home, your bedroom still needs to be a place of calm and refuge. Even if you do not leave home to go to work, you still need to protect the sanctityRead the full article

02 January 2022

Fixing Drywall Before Painting

Today, most interior walls are made of drywall. While drywall is tough and can withstand a lot of pressure, it can take on quite a bit of damage that can show through a newly painted surface if it is not repaired properly prior to repainting. The experts at CertaPro Painters are trained in drywall repairs.Read the full article

Designing The Perfect Living Room Look

Years ago, most living rooms had stuffy seating arrangements with plastic-covered furniture where nobody really spent any significant amount of time. However, thank goodness, today we actually spend a great deal of time in our living rooms. You relax there after work, you host parties and holiday gatherings there, and it’s also a special cozyRead the full article