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What does a painting service include?

Usually, painting services will include the full process from setup and preparation to painting and final clean up. Some common painting services include:

Interior wall painting

Painting your room or interior walls will give your space a fresh new look, help reduce cooking smells, control mould, and remove fingerprints and marks. A professional painter will choose paints to suit the style and function of your office, house, bedroom, apartment, or bathroom. 

Preparation for the paint service starts with removing or covering furniture and putting down drop sheets, along with washing any wall surfaces. Your local painter will repair any surface holes then sand rough areas and prime if needed. To paint walls and ceilings, your painter will start by cutting in with a small brush, before covering the remaining surfaces with a roller brush. They may apply 2-3 coats to create a smooth, even surface. Finally, your painter will clean up by washing out the brushes and rollers, folding up drop any cloths, and removing the tape from windows and outlets.

Exterior painting

It’s important to maintain paintwork for your home’s exterior, not only for your home’s value and first impressions but because it’s constantly exposed to the elements. You’ll need to repaint weatherboards every few years, plus fences, gutters, window-sills, and doorways every 5-10 years to maintain a fresh look. 

When you hire a painter, they’ll usually sand back and prep the area, taking off any cracked or peeling paint, and then prime and paint the surfaces. They’ll choose a paint designed for your climate and structure to ensure it lasts. Once they’re finished, your painter will inspect for any missed spots and check the edges are all neat.

Graffiti and murals

Your business, nursery, or feature wall will stand out from the crowd with a graffiti mural, or larger-than-life artwork. If you have a design ready to go, your painter can enlarge this onto your walls, or design a custom piece for your home or office. 

Your painter will prepare the surface by cleaning it carefully, putting down drop sheets, and painting a base colour if needed. Then they’ll get to work on your artwork, using a ladder to reach each part of the painting. They’ll likely reference an existing drawing or photo throughout the process to ensure they have every detail right. Once they’re finished, they’ll pack up their equipment, wash out any brushes used, and remove the drop sheet. Some artwork may be finished in just a few hours, while larger, highly detailed pieces may take weeks.

Paint stripping

Many painters are experienced in paint removal, too. Since paint stripping is generally a messy and time-consuming job, it’s a good idea to outsource it to a professional. Some common reasons for paint stripping include new colour for your interior doors, removing wood stain from kitchen cabinets so you can update the colour, or stripping cracked paint from a surface so it’s ready for repainting. 

Your professional painter can also help with graffiti removal and repainting, as well. Depending on the surface, they’ll use a mixture of scraping tools, sandpaper, and chemicals to remove as much paint as is needed, ensuring proper safety and ventilation throughout.

Recent Painting tasks in Southend-on-Sea Borough



Thorpe Bay, Essex

22nd Oct 2022

I need my painting in 3 rooms doing. And 2 stair cases, Wallpapering in 2 rooms. One a front room and one a bedroom. The bedroom 1 needs stripping of wallpaper and then painted. The second bedroom painted and wallpapered. The grhallways and stair wells finished painting. mt room painted and wallpapered - Due date: Flexible

Spray painting wardrobes


Westcliff On Sea, Essex

1st May 2022

To spray painting wardrobes - Due date: Flexible

Painting of indoors of an outhouse and indoor stairs


Chalkwell, Essex

20th Aug 2021

My partner has just had an injury at work and I need our outhouse painted in preparation for the electricians on Monday. I also need my indoor stairs glossed in preparation for the carpet that is being laid on Monday!!

Garden fences painted


Shoeburyness, Essex

4th Aug 2022

5 fences painted 1 side. 21 new fences painted 1 side. 2 new front panels painted 2 sides. Plus door 2 sides. - Due date: Flexible

Skirting boarde


Southchurch, Essex

8th Nov 2021

Hello, I need skirting boards installed in 2 rooms 4m x 4.5m. Both rooms have bay windows. I can get the supplies for the job myself if needed. Thanks, Lucie - Due date: Flexible

Painting fence panels


Westcliff On Sea, Essex

26th Jul 2019

I need the fence panels and shed in my garden painted. There is around 17 panels which will need to be painted BOTH sides. The shed is approx 6x4 foot. I will supply the paint. I would like it done in the next couple of months.

Thanks very much for your hard work. The fences look great! The job was completed in a very tidy fashion and rubbish taken too! Highly recommended. Thanks Lizzy

Spray my car door properly


Southchurch, Essex

27th Nov 2022

My door is sanded down, i have the primer the colour paint and the laquer, i tried it but was awful so resanded the door to start again - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 3 December 2022



Prittlewell, Essex

1st Jul 2022

Wallpapering hallway and landing - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 29 July 2022

Painting of 2 walls , around window frame. 300cm by 400cm x 2.


Southend On Sea, Essex

5th Nov 2021

Two walls, each with a window frame in centre. Tiny cracks around small part of window frame tobe made good. We have the paint and tolls etc. Please quote me rather than me trying to guess price. Many thanks. - Due date: Flexible

Fix one crack in wall and painting


North Shoebury, Essex

1st Feb 2019

Dig out and fill 1 vertical crack from ceiing to skirting board on upstairs landing and repaint small landing white. Paint 1 small wall in bedroom white (currently maroon). Wallpaper over 3 very small areas in dining room where paper has come off. (we have matching paper for this)

Good job, would recommend.