Delivering painted walls and smiling faces

About PMV Custom Finishes

Our Roots Began In Your Neighborhood

About PMV Custom Finishing

PMV Custom Finishes is a family-owned and operated business located in Portage, Michigan. We care for your property as if it were our own and have provided exceptional work in the Kalamazoo/Portage area since 2001.

Members of the PMV team come from all areas of Southwest Michigan and all different backgrounds to deliver superior service and results. Our painters and crew may have different hobbies and zip codes, but the one thing they all share is a passion for excellence in painting.

We feel confident that you will enjoy getting to know them and appreciate their professional demeanor while at your property in all stages of the project.

Some of the most frequent feedback we receive from our customers is about how great it was having our crews in their homes.

In all exchanges, the PMV team lives out our motto – “Painting with Pride.”

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Operations & Management

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Phil VanderLaan


Phil VanderLaan founded PMV Custom Finishes in 2001 and has maintained an active role in company operations and management ever since. He also provides oversight of the company and its growth.

Phil holds a builder’s license and is a member of the Home Builder’s Association of Western Michigan. He and his wife, Katie, are the proud parents of three children, Taylor, Drew, and Mackenzie. They live in the Kalamazoo area and are active members of their community.

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Kate Paull

Field Operations Manager