As of April 24, 2010 federal law requires that all work done for compensation on surfaces that may contain lead-based paint must be done by certified contractors. Masterwork Painting and Restoration is certified for this by the EPA, certification #NAT-32840-1 and the Massachusetts Division of Occupational Safety, waiver #LW000203.
See a copy of our certifications: EPA Lead Safe Certificate (pdf), Massachusetts Lead Safe Certificate (pdf).
Painting and Decorating Contractors of America
Masterwork Painting & Restoration is an active member of the Painting and Decorating Contractors of America (PDCA). Founded in 1884, The PDCA is the only national association for painting contractors and now has a membership of over 2,500 contractors. The focus of the association is the education of its members and promotion of professionalism within the industry. The education includes training in the area of safety, business management, and technical areas of painting and surface preparation.
Craftsmanship Forum of the PDCA
Masterwork’s president, Rich O’Neil, was one of the founding board members of the PDCA’s Craftsmanship Forum and currently serves as President. He is also the chairman of the Forum’s committee which is pioneering the development of Craftsmanship Operating Procedures. These nationally recognized procedures establish consistent steps, materials, and quality standards for each preparation and painting task.
Work Featured In
Design NE Magazine March/April 2009
Design NE Magazine Sept/October 2009
Design NE Magazine Nov/December 2009
BEST RESTORATION OF THE YEAR AWARDS
Masterwork Painting and Restoration proudly earned the restoration of the year awards: Best Interior Restoration 2010, Best Exterior Restoration 2010, and Best Residential Restoration 2007. The Painting and Decorating Contractors of America (PDCA) provide one such award per year. Please click on the award logo to view photos and descriptions of the projects.
Ask This Old House
Masterwork’s president, Rich O’Neil, has served as the painting expert on two episodes of this popular PBS television program. Watch episodes
A FREQUENT CONTRIBUTOR to This Old House Magazine
BOSTON HOME MAGAZINE
Best of Boston Home award winner for Best Painting Company