Entries by greg clark

Using Quick Paint Rate to Price a Small Project

This is a a 5 minute video showing you how quick and easy it is to price  project using Quick Paint Rate from PandDonline This is pricing an external painting and decorating project in central London working at heights, off MWEPS, with IPAF trained decorators. If you are attempting to price a commercial painting and […]

Color Combinations for Every Room and Every Mood

Colours have a bearing on how people feel. As decorators in Central London That is why you can walk into a room and just feel your mood change for better or for worse. Your brain and body react differently to different colour tones. This is the theory that interior designers and artists use when designing […]

Tips on Refinishing Solid Wood Furniture

More and more people are taking to the idea of refinishing old or classic wooden furniture. If done correctly, the refinished furniture will definitely give your home or office the oomph it deserves. At the same time, as with most Do-It-Yourself projects, or decorating projects in Central London it’s always a great opportunity to take […]

How restaurant ambience affects the bottom line

As a restaurant owner, you probably do not want anything more than your restaurant is crowded and profitable. But how to achieve that. There are a number of factors that affect whether or not your customers come to your restaurant, as well as whether they return after having experienced at your place. The way you […]

Great office design tips from experts

Properly designed office could brings a pleasant and exciting working space to employees as well as partners when they come to your office. But it is quite difficult. Not everyone knows how to make their office look more spacious and luxurious. You should ask an interior design company for help. But if you want to […]

How do you price Commercial Decorating Projects?

How do you price commercial decorating projects? How do you price commercial decorating projects? The life blood of all business is sales, with out new enquiries, new projects, new sales then you will have no new projects for your teams to work on. Most painting contractors in the UK are small to medium businesses with […]

Painting The Olympic Stadium

GSD painting and decorating is specialised in commercial painting and decorating in London and The South East. As one of London’s premier painting and decorating contractor, we have been asked to undertake a huge project: Painting The Olympic Stadium. Floor painting to be more precise.

Painting And Decorating St. Michaels School SE1

Decorating a School in Bermondsey South London As trusted school painters and decorators London, but also college, university and educational institution painters, GSD Painting and Decorating were contracted to paint and decorate 38 class rooms, eight offices, three lobby areas, front reception area, head mistresses office and two stairwells. This was to take place over the summer break, the […]

Kate Middleton And Prince William Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace decorating Kate Middleton and Prince William have had Kensington Palace renovated in a £1 million redecoration project, the Daily Mail  reports, but what colours did they go for? Let’s hope none of the rooms are the shade of tangerine trousers sported by their interior designer in the Daily Mail feature! If Kate’s choice of clothes […]

Decorating The Big Yellow Storage In Wembley West London

Commercial Decorators Wembley – London   As professional commercial decorators Wembley – London, GSD Painting and Decorating were given a huge contract to completely redecorate and freshen up The Big Yellow Space, storage units in West London. As professional industrial decorators Wembley and in London, we were tasked both internal and external commercial painting and decorating […]

Decorators London SW1, St. James Place

High End Residential Decorators London SW1 St James Park As quality, professional London decorators GS Decorating were recently contracted to undertake the decorating package of four apartments and one penthouse at a new high-end development at St. James Place London Sw1. It’s located next to iconic London landmarks such as St. James Palace and Pall Mall. A very […]

Decorating 10 Connaught Place, Marble Arch, London, WC2

High End Residential Decorators London WC2, Marble Arch GS Decorating are high quality decorators London WC2 who operate throughout the capital and Greater London area. We recently undertook this high-end residential decorating project on Connaught Place WC2. One of London’s up-market areas. If you are a main contractor, builder, interior designer, architect or private individual and you’re looking […]

Rosewood Hotel, High Holborn, Decorators London WC1

Hotel Decorators London WC1 As the leading hotel central London painters and decorators contractors, GS Decorating completed a decoration package for The Rosewood Hotel, in High Holburn. Our skilled painters and decorators London WC1 completed the project in January 2014, giving the hotel a new first class, five-star, paint job. GS Decorating, one of London’s leading high-end hotel painting […]

Office Painters London EC1

Decorating Unite The Union’s New Headquarters In Clerkenwell London EC1 As trusted office painters and decorators London, GS Decorating were contracted to paint and decorate the UK industries joint union body ‘Unite’, new office HQ in central London. Located in Clerkenwell in east central London EC1, the offices are in the heart of the city, […]

Painting And Decorating Chelsea On South Eaton Place

Painting and Decorating Chelsea and Kensington London GSD Painting and decorating were contracted as painters and decorators Chelsea at a house on South Eaton Place in the London Borough of Chelsea and Kensington.  South Eaton Place is located in the heart of Chelsea, central London. It’s close to Sloane Square and the shopping mecca of […]

Painting And Decorating Rangefield Primary School South London

Decorating Rangefield Primary School in Bromley South London, Kent As trusted, college, university,educational institution and school painters and decorators South London, GSD Painting and Decorating were contracted to paint and decorate two halls at Rangefield Primary School in South London over the half term week. A very short period of time but with precise planning and a […]

Decorating Radiance Hair Beauty Salon Fitzrovia Central London

GSD Painting and Decorating, as high-class painters and decorators in Central London we were contracted to undertake the decoration of a Hair & Beauty Salon in Fitzrovia W1W, just behind the capitals main shopping drag, ‘Oxford Street’. Hair and beauty salons are often known for their cool and quirky interior designs, contemporary interiors and upmarket finish, […]

Decorating Lakeland Homeware’s Shop Fit Out London

Shop Fit Out Decorators London As trusted commercial shop fit-out Decorators London, GSD Paintig and Decorating were contracted to decorate a branch of the Lakeland Homeware’s shop in Central London. They are one of the UK’s home shopping pioneers with nearly half a century of experience under their belts, Lakeland offers an unrivalled collection of creative kitchenware, practical […]

Decorating Tibits Restaurant, Regents Street, London

Restaurant Decorators in Central London As high quality interior Restaurant Decorators London,  GSD Painting and Decorating were contracted to decorate Tibits Restaurant in Heddon Food Court, off Regents Street in Central London, to the interior designers specification. Contact us now if you want to redecorate the interior or exterior of your restaurant, bar, club, hotel or business and you […]

Decorators London

If you are looking for high quality painters and decorators London, please feel free to contact GS Decorating for more information. GS Decorating have a successful history of undertaking both residential decorating and commercial painting for clients throughout London. Decorating London’s residential and commercial properties we are always happy to help with your up-and-coming projects. If […]

Painting Contractors for University Buildings

When the summer months are in full swing and all the students are back home, it is the ideal time to refurbish university grounds and buildings. As leading painting contractors London, for university buildings, GS Decorating were contracted to paint and decorate the internationally renowned university ‘Goldsmiths’ in New Cross, South London. Goldsmiths University was initially […]

How To Paint Your Front Door

Painting your front door properly can be an extremely rewarding experience. It’s the ‘wow factor’ as you return home to see your glistening front door awaiting you, welcoming you home. So we, GSD Painting and Decorating contractors London, are going to explain how to paint your front door properly. The ‘number 10’ door look, is a famous […]

Office Decorators In London, Hyde Park SW1

Office Decorators in London As high end painters and decorators in London GS Decorating often decorate offices and places of work throughout the capitals centre. If you are looking for high quality decorators, who cover Central London, please check out our painting and decorating services for more information. You can also contact us by phone, email […]

Farrow and Ball Dead Flat

Farrow And Ball – Dead Flat Paint GSD Painters and Decorators in Central London recently used Farrow and Ball – Dead Flat when decorating a London hotel, check out our post here : Hotel Decorating in London. Dead Flat is a water based interior paint by Farrow and Ball, that gives you a superb high quality, elegant […]

Designer Paints

Are Designer Paints Any Good? Designer paints, are they really any good? Or are you just paying for expensive marketing teams and covering the rents on expensive shop locations? Well, beauty is in the eye of the beholder as they say, and there is no right answer as to whether a posh paint is right […]

Painting And Decorating Services

Decorating For Landlords, Management Companies, Estate & Facility Managers GS Decorating decorators London, provide both quality and reliable painting and decorating services for many different types of clients. One of our areas of expertise, is providing quality decorating services to landlords, management companies, estates and facilities managers. Whether you are an independent landlord, manage a property portfolio or […]

Primers For Kitchen Cabinets

Primers are the most important coating when painting a new or ‘problem’ surface. When GSD Painting and Decorating, upmarket painters and decorators London, hand-paint new kitchens and refurbish custom-made wooden kitchens, we take great care to specify the best primers for kitchen cabinets. Primers for bare timber Most custom-made wooden kitchens that are to be painted […]

Decorating Basildon Crown & County Court

GS Decorating were contacted, as a leading commercial painting contractor covering Essex & London, to decorate the main chamber walkway at the Crown & County Court in Basildon. The court was opened in 1996 at the Gore, Basildon where it houses five criminal courtrooms and two Civil District Judge’s Chambers. This important area sees daily use, where attendees of the […]

Big Wipes Review

Are Big Wipes any good? GS Decorating were contacted on Twitter by a guy offering us free Big Wipes as part of a current promotion. As avid fans of Big Wipes we said ‘yes please’. As promised two weeks later and nice box of various packs of the product arrived at our door. Perfect! Now some may see […]

How To Decorate A Room Step One

The first step to decorating a room is to protect the flooring, furnishings and precious or delicate surfaces, before any preparation and painting work begins. How to prepare a room for decorating You can tell a lot about the quality of a decorator’s work by the way they sheet up. It isn’t acceptable in this […]

Mirka Ceros Dustless Sander Review

The facts Dustless sanding where do we start? Many things have already been said about the merits of the Mirka Ceros Dustless Sander or the Festool by some very knowable decorators from across the globe. Including Simon Spectrum Decorating (who had been telling me I was a fool not getting one for ages. It pains me to […]

How To Strip Wallpaper

Here at GS Decorating we thought we would do a quick overview of the best way to strip wallpaper. Stripping wallpaper can be a right pain in the preverbal and varies with the surface you are working with. But if you stick to these basic principles everything should run nice and smoothly in your home DIY project. How […]

Farrow & Ball Paint

We are now going to take a minute to review interior designers favourite Farrow & Ball, a traditional English paint brand widely used across the UK. Farrow & Ball are one of the leading designer paint brands, but there are many mixed views on their products. So GS Decorating wanted to create this post to help our clients to […]

Bedec Barn Paint Review

GSD Painting and Decorating wanted to tell you about the benefits of using Bedec Barn Paint when decorating the exterior of your property via this Barn Paint review. Barn paint is ideal for the use on exterior wooden, metal or plastic cladding. We have just used it to paint and decorate a barn conversion project were the external wooden […]

Decorating A Period Barn Conversion

    GSD Painting and Decorating decorated a period barn conversion in a conservation area in Bocking, Essex. Our customers had brought the property from a local builder three years ago and were looking for a high-quality finish that would both protect their home for maintenance issues and present it in the best possible light in the conservation […]