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You may need paint primer to get the job done

If you are currently looking for the best painters and decorators Darlington has, you should pay us a visit. We are able to introduce wallpaper, paint, and other finishes to a plethora of surfaces. In addition, we can mix and match textures and colours to create a stunning design. When the situation calls for it, we have no problem using pre-coating agents too. Continue reading “You may need paint primer to get the job done” »

Picking the right nursery colours

We are a company that has a reputation for employing the greatest painters and decorators Darlington has. No matter how small or big a job is, we can cater for every requirement. Various contractors, private establishments, hotels, and resorts ask us for help. We also assist various residential clients. As a result, we have a huge amount of experience in the field. Continue reading “Picking the right nursery colours” »

Painting advice for a flawless finish

If you need first rate painters and decorators Darlington can provide you with no experts better than our own. Working on private property demands great care and attention. However, we must also respect the structure at all times. This is why our team is always careful not to damage your possessions. You can expect minimal disruptions as well. Continue reading “Painting advice for a flawless finish” »

SellingUp/Toluna property industry survey reveals word of mouth winners and losers

An exclusive survey by has revealed the property related services most – and least – likely to be recommended by word of mouth.

wordofmouth1The survey, conducted by online polling firm Toluna, asked 1,000 UK residents which services they had ever used and whether they would recommend the company. Twenty sectors were covered, spanning a range of services to do with buying/selling, refurbishing, maintaining and managing residential property.

Estate agents vs electricians, solicitors vs surveyors – who has the best and worst word of mouth reputation in property services?

Survey question: If you have ever hired any of the following home-related services, for which if any, would you recommend the company to a friend?

Answer options:

  • Have used – would recommend a company
  • Have used – would not recommend a company
  • Never used

Summarised table of findings:


Transform dark and dreary basements with clever use of colour

Most homeowners with a basement will know how difficult they are to decorate. More often than not they are dark spaces with little light and oddly shaped layouts. Fortunately, there are many ways to successfully decorate a basement and with the right use of colour, light and focus on detail it is possible to transform your space into a beautiful additional room. Continue reading “Transform dark and dreary basements with clever use of colour” »

The importance of exterior painting

The exterior of your home is the only aspect of the property that many people will see and it plays a big part in how the premises will be perceived by visitors and neighbours. It can also have an impact on financial value when the time comes to sell. A new coat of paint is a simple addition but it really can work wonders, making the property look fresh, clean and well cared for so it stands out for all the right reasons. Continue reading “The importance of exterior painting” »