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Welcome to the Distinct Commercial Decorators blog where we share our expertise and introduce you to some of our projects.

We will explore the latest news and trends from the decorating industry and share our experiences and community projects...

Refresh your teaching and learning space

With a high daily flow of traffic through corridors, classrooms and other teaching spaces, education establishments demand a durable paint finish that can withstand constant cleaning, minimising the need for maintenance or redecoration. read more

New member of our team

We're excited to announce Luke Gibbons has joined our team and is fulfilling a new contract support role at our head office in Ipswich. read more

Press Release – Charity Decorating

When the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity asked for help with the redecoration of their two 1st floor offices in Ipswich, Distinct Commercial Decorators leapt at the chance to be involved and support a worthy local Charity that helps those in need in the construction industry. read more

Bring a new lease of life to your workplace

With the office, often being thought of as employees second homes, we understand it's important to ensure the workplace strikes the right balance using colours and wall coverings that are clean, motivating and inviting. read more

Transform the outside of your building

Here at Distinct Commercial Decorators we believe first impressions really do count.  If your business looks inviting and professional from the outside, your clients and visitors will know that you're a quality business to match! read more

We’re recruiting!

Due to continued growth, Distinct Commercial Decorators require a full-time estimator who can follow up on enquiries received, prepare proposals and see contracts through from concept to completion. read more

Create bright and engaging spaces

The new Memerase collection is an exciting range of paint and wall coverings that will transform offices, classrooms, hospitals, student accommodation, meeting and training rooms.

Simply write on and wipe off! read more

Professional Painting & Decorating

Finding a decent painter and decorator to partner with to complete works at your commercial business can be daunting, especially if you don't know anyone personally or professionally to complete the work needed.

Here are our recommendations for employing a professional commercial painting and decorator for your project: read more

10 Reasons why you should choose us

With so many painters and decorators to choose from, we thought we would give you not one, but ten good reasons why we think you should partner with us for all you commercial decorating requirements. read more

The paint that helps look after your health

Low quality paint is often found with high concentrations of VOC's which can be harmful and can result in short and long term health effects. High quality commercial decorators like Distinct only use carefully selected market brands to ensure not only a quality finish but to minimize health implications. read more

Be prepared! Programmed Maintenance

Distinct Commercial Decorators are happy to offer a property maintenance service. We can return to your commercial, educational, industrial or residential property as regularly as you require to help maintain the premises ensuring it looks welcoming and tidy. read more

Choosing the right wall covering

There are a number of different types of commercial wallpaper available in the marketplace including different textures, styles and finishes. Our team at Distinct Commercial Decorators are often asked 'what wallpaper covering will best suit our commercial business' and so we've put together an overview to help you choose the right solution for your workplace.
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Muraspec Commercial Wallcoverings

Using the Muraspec range, Distinct can help create a unique and innovative wallcovering using designs that instantly engage your visitors, clients and staff. Our team are fully trained to hang and fit Muraspec products with precision; offering a nationwide service.
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Colours that motivate

Recent research shows commercial, business or educational environments are predominantly bland neutral or natural backgrounds which of course makes practical sense, but did you know these colours including grey and creams can induce sadness and even depression? read more

The ‘Apprentice Job’ Programme

During June, Distinct Commercial Decorators launched our new quarterly 'Apprentice Job' programme. read more

Our Apprentice ‘Purdy Pro League’

Distinct Commercial Decorators are proud to announce our monthly Purdy Pro league which is open to all apprentices working and training at Distinct. read more

Our future professionals

Distinct Commercial Decorators are committed to offering apprenticeship programmes at our Ipswich based company in conjunction with local college facilities. read more