CertaPro Painters
#284 Franchise 500| Residential and commercial painting

About
Founded

1992

Franchising Since

1992 (27 Years)

Corporate Address

2621 Van Buren Ave., #550A
Audubon, PA 19403

CEO

Charlie Chase

Parent Company

FirstService Brands

Ticker Symbol

FSV

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$133,250 - $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

CertaPro Painters has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives

10% off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

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

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

42.5 hours

Classroom Training:

60-63 hours

Additional Training:

Weekly webinars

CertaPro Painters is ranked #284 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 - $133,250 High - $169,500
Units
-0.8%-3 UNITS (1 Year) +0.3%+1 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
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Updated: August 22nd, 2019