Painted Kitchen Knaresborough

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Painted Kitchen Knaresborough

Painted Kitchen Knaresborough, North Yorkshire This painted kitchen project was just on the outskirts of Knaresborough, very near my hometown of Harrogate in North Yorkshire. If you live near Knaresborough and are interested in having your pine kitchen painted then please get in touch, I’d be happy to discuss your project. With over 20 years’ experience as a specialist painter, I have painted many pine kitchens and know that they often need more attention than kitchens made of other woods and substrates. That’s not to say that pine kitchens can’t be painted, they certainly can, you just need...

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Marbleizing, Painted Marble Effect Columns

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Marbleizing, Painted Marble Effect Columns

Marbleizing – Painted Marble Effect Columns To quote Wikipedia ‘Marbleizing’ or ‘faux marbling’ is the preparation and finishing of a surface to imitate the appearance of polished marble. It is typically used in buildings where the cost or weight of genuine marble would be prohibitive. Faux marbling is a special case of faux painting used to create the distinctive and varied patterns of marble – the most imitated stone by far. I use that description as it perfectly describes the purpose of this marbling project. I was contacted by the client who...

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Marble Faux Finish on Slate Fire Surround

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Marble Faux Finish on Slate Fire Surround

Marble Effect Faux Finish on Slate Fire Surround Sheffield This marble faux finish painting project was in the dining room of private house in Thurlstone, near Sheffield. The house had many original features including this Victorian slate fireplace. The fireplace had been painted and re-painted over the years but originally it was decorated with painted marble effect, something that was very popular in Victorian times. Having seen one of the previous fireplaces I had painted, the clients loved the idea of painting theirs in similar green, grey colours whilst adding a contrast colour for the...

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Kitchen Repainting Ripon

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Kitchen Repainting Ripon

Kitchen Repainting Ripon, North Yorkshire This kitchen repainting project was commissioned by clients who lived in Ripon, North Yorkshire. The kitchen had been painted some years ago and because specialist kitchen paints weren’t, it was now looking tired and worn in places. I rejuvenated all the units by hand painting them with a brush mark free, plain colour finish using my tried and tested paint system from Finland. This system is the best on the market and can be accurately tinted to any colour. It is used by many of the top kitchen companies, is highly durable and specially...

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Smallbone Kitchen Painter Yorkshire

Smallbone Kitchen Painter Yorkshire

Smallbone Kitchen Painter Yorkshire For this Smallbone kitchen painter project, I was contacted by long-term client of mine in Harrogate, Yorkshire. Having undertaken various painting projects for her in the past, she now wanted me to hand paint the Smallbone kitchen in her new home. Knowing that I am always busy and that the painting of the kitchen would be the final part of project, I was the first person she called when organising her house renovation team. Being an interior designer herself, Janine had large scale plans to totally change the layout and décor of her new home and create a...

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