A superior painting and decorating company. A. J. Vater & Co., INC has an excellent staff that is available to complete any project. Our dedicated craftsmen are trained in a variety of services such as commercial painting and wallcovering, gold leaf, historic relic and painting restoration, marbleizing, sika coatings, and more.
Founded in 1928 A. J. Vater & Co., INC is a family run company currently employing it’s 4th generation of Vaters! A. J. Vater & Co., INC is located just outside of downtown Pittsburgh in Mckees Rocks, PA. Servicing Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, and Maryland.
In addition to conventional repairs, fix-ups and refurbishments we now include professional artwork restoration in full compliance with AIC requirements:
- Oil paintings and murals
- Art on paper (prints, drawings, etchings, lithographs, etc.)
- Statuary (plaster, marble, bonded marble, bronze)
- Objects (liturgical items: crosses, chalices, Stations of the Cross, baptismal fonts, etc.)
- Religious icons (painted on board, canvas, etc.)
The firm that is now A. J. Vater & Co., Inc. was founded in 1928 by two brothers, Adam and Frank Vater. Their goal was to provide quality painting at a fair price. In the seven decades since that founding, the firm has grown, matured and been involved with significant new construction and renovation projects. Whether the job is the painting of a new correctional facility or the careful restoration of historic building finishes, the founding goal of quality work at a fair price is clearly evident.