My Queue

There are no Videos in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any video to save to your queue.

There are no Articles in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any article to save to your queue.

There are no Podcasts in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any podcast episode to save to your queue.

You're not following any authors.

Click the Follow button on any author page to keep up with the latest content from your favorite authors.

CertaPro Painters
#306 Franchise 500| Residential and commercial painting

About
Founded

1992

Franchising Since

1992 (26 Years)

Corporate Address

150 Green Tree Rd., #1003
Oaks, PA 19456

CEO

Charlie Chase

Parent Company

FirstService Brands

Ticker Symbol

FSV

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$134,750 - $169,500

Net-worth Requirement

$200,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$80,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$57,500 - $57,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

3%

Financing Options

CertaPro Painters offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Veteran Incentives

10% off franchise fee, preferred in-house financing

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

On-The-Job Training:

155 hours

Classroom Training:

82 hours

Additional Training:

Additional training available

CertaPro Painters is ranked #306 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
CertaPro Painters franchisees provide interior and exterior painting services for homes and businesses. The Oaks, Pennsylvania, company has locations throughout the United States and Canada.

CertaPro Painters is part of First Service Brands, which includes California Closet Company and Paul Davis Restoration.

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $134,750 High - $169,500
Units
+0.8%+3 UNITS (1 Year) +1.1%+4 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Canada
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
Learn More

Franchise Articles

The 9 Best Tech Franchise Opportunities of 2018

Check out nine technology franchise opportunities from the 2018 Entrepreneur Franchise 500.

Meet the Young Entrepreneur Who Operates 22 Bubble Tea Stores in Multiple States

Anchal Lamba fought for franchising rights for two years and has found big success since then.

Can Colleges Teach People How to Franchise?

Long neglected by business schools, franchising is finally gaining a foothold in the world of higher ed. But will students follow?

The 4 Ways Associations Can Help Franchisees

While independent franchisee associations can be viewed as confrontational, when all involved parties get talking, the groups can be a collaborative source of support and education.

A Buzzing Business: How These Entrepreneurs Turned a Longtime Annoyance Into Successful Careers in Pest Control

Mosquito Joe franchisees Kurt and Melissa Godwin share how their second career helped create a better work-life balance for them.

Disclaimer

The Franchise 500 is not intended to endorse, advertise, or recommend any particular franchise. It is solely a research tool you can use to compare franchise operations. Entrepreneur stresses that you should always conduct your own independent investigation before investing money in a franchise.
Updated: July 27th, 2017