16 September 2020

Last Minute Exterior Painting

It might not feel like it right now, but the cooler weather is coming. If you have procrastinated the summer away, now is the time to book your exterior painting. Inspect With winter around the corner, it’s a good time to make sure your home is prepped for the inclement weather that is headed ourRead the full article

30 July 2020

Deck Maintenance, Painting and Staining in Surrey, BC

Decks take a beating year-round, with snow and ice in Winter, rain in Spring and Fall and sun in Summer. Maintaining your deck is essential so you can enjoy your outdoor spaces in the long-term. If you feel lost on where to start, here is a primer on deck maintenance in Surrey and surrounding areas.Read the full article

24 May 2020

5 Exterior Paint Projects for Summer

As you head outdoors to take in the nice weather, you might notice your house is looking a bit worse for wear. Exterior painting jobs are necessary as a first line of defense to protect your home from weather and pests. These kinds of paint jobs are necessary every decade or so to provide theRead the full article

08 May 2020

Extend Your Home with a Finished Garage

Gain a larger footprint out of your home, not with a costly addition, but by finishing your garage. The room is often left with virgin drywall and concrete as a home to boxes of holiday decorations and too many spiders. Some cleaning, organizing and painting can make the garage feel like an extension of yourRead the full article

27 April 2020

6 Tips to Save on the Cost to Paint a House

Painting a house is expensive, both monetarily and mentally. Painting a 2,500-square-foot home that’s two stories can cost several thousand for the exterior and even more on the interior. To help trim the price down, put in some work yourself. There are plenty of opportunities to contribute to the project, thus reducing the price. HereRead the full article

18 April 2020

10 Painted Concrete Patio and Floor Ideas

As we all prepare to head into the great outdoors for summer, your patio could be in sad shape. Most homeowners ignore the patio flooring as a necessary evil of untouched concrete. The slab can be turned fab with just a bit of time and paint. Here are 10 painted concrete patio and floor ideasRead the full article

09 April 2020

Deck Stain and Maintenance Guide in Surrey, BC

Taking care of outdoor wooden elements in our climate is a must. Otherwise, you could be dealing with damage and replacement more often. Since our climate can allow for wide temperature fluctuations as well as heavy and lingering precipitation, maintenance and care of wooden decks is crucial. Here is the CertaPro Painters deck stain andRead the full article

31 March 2020

5 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Wallpaper Hanging Professional

Wallpaper is making a huge comeback in trendy homes in our area. Hanging wallpaper is a technique and talent not everyone has. The process is messy, intricate and rather frustrating for a novice. Many people choose to bring in a professional to help with this kind of project. Before you sign on with a pro,Read the full article

15 February 2020

Exterior Home Improvements in Surrey for the Winter

During the cold dreary winter months, we tend to focus on the interior of our home rather than the exterior because let’s face it, no one wants to spend any more time outside than we have to. However, there are exterior home improvements you should be doing during the winter. So, when the temperature isn’tRead the full article

27 January 2020

9 Nontoxic Paints for an Eco-Friendly Home

We all want a non-toxic and healthy home for ourselves and for our loved ones. Some house paints can be very toxic and cause damage to our health. Some contain Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) which are are considered a health risk. However, there is no need to worry about toxic house paint anymore! Many paintRead the full article