17 March 2021

Paula Murray: CertaPro Painters of Pittsburgh’s Lead Woman

Women throughout CertaPro Painters of Pittsburgh® live the four core values of CertaPro: Deliver What You Promise, Respect the Individual, Have Pride in What You Do, and Practice Continuous Improvement. Paula Murray, co-owner of is one of these women who constantly leads by example and inspires those around her.  Meet Paula Murray Paula started atRead the full article

21 January 2021

Update Your Garage

When it comes to home renovation projects, your garage may not be the first item on your agenda. However, your garage doesn’t have to remain dull and lifeless. When you decide to finish out this space at your residence, you can instantly add a lot of value to your home. Below are a few ofRead the full article

20 October 2020

Color Suggestions from our Kitchen Cabinet Painters

Kitchen cabinets can quickly bring down the whole look of a room. Replacing them can mean big price tags associated with custom cabinetry. Keep in mind, you have options. Rather than replace the cabinets, you can refinish the ones you have. Here are color suggestions from our professional kitchen cabinet painters. Since cabinets are aRead the full article

28 September 2020

15 Great Home Projects to Tackle While You’re Quarantined

We’re all spending a lot more time at home these days. Once you’ve exhausted your Netflix account and learned to make the newest coffee drink, the hours can seem long and creeping. Take this mandated time off to do some projects around your home. It will make the quarantine much more manageable while filling yourRead the full article

21 September 2020

Paint It Pink

Like to make a donation?Click Here CertaPro Painters® 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. Participating franchisees will be donating $10 from every painting project completed between OctoberRead the full article

21 July 2020

6 Painting Tips to Save on your Project

Painting a house is expensive, both mentally and monetarily. For the average 2,500-square-foot home that’s two stories, painting can cost several thousand for the exterior and even more on the interior. To help trim the price down, pitch in with some work. There are plenty of ways to reduce the scope of the project, thusRead the full article

16 May 2020

5 Easy Steps to Stain an Outdoor Structure

Summer is right around the corner, so now is the time to get your wooden outdoor structures ready for the evenings of hosting and playing. Nearly all of us have a wooden structure outside of our home, whether it’s a playset, deck or shed. Regardless of the structure’s shape, re-staining is probably in order. HereRead the full article

28 April 2020

10 Front Door Makeover Ideas

If eyes are the window to your soul, a front door should set the tone for the rest of your home. With spring cleaning underway and everyone looking for a pick me up, a front door color update can be just the project to inspire you. Here are 10 front door makeover ideas to makeRead the full article

11 April 2020

COVID-19 Home Inspectors and Contractors

Certa Pro Painters  of Pittsburgh-South Hills are proud to announce our Certificate of Completion from the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors for COVID-19 Safety Guidelines for Home Inspectors and Contractors. Contractors, inspectors and real estate agents learn best practices, inspection steps, and safety guidelines to protect themselves and their clients from the coronavirus (COVID-19).Read the full article

17 March 2020

Home Exterior Winter Weather Damage Signs

Winter weather is harsh on skin, cars and even your house. now that we have hibernated the season away, it’s time to resume life. After the winter ice and snow has wreaked havoc on your house, it’s time to give it a once over. Some damage is obvious, but others are not. Here is howRead the full article