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About Total Decorating

Total Decorating is based in Nelson and is made up of a small but highly qualified painting and decorating team, who will bring professionalism and a personal touch to every job. They’re proud to be offering high quality interior and exterior painting as well as plastering and wallpapering services to clients throughout the Nelson region.

We are proud to be able to paint homes for the majority of the region’s major building companies including GJ Gardiner, Signature Homes, Stonewood Homes, Jason Gardiner, You Build, Aspect Builders, Spacecraft Builders, Urban Box Construction, Charlie Harwood Builders, Ferguson Construction and Jennian Homes.

Award Winning Painters

We are immensely proud to have received a number of accolades at the National Master Painters awards in recent years.  In 2018, we won the Residential Master Painter of the Year at the Master Painters New Zealand Awards held in Queenstown.

It is the top prize available for residential painters in this country.

The award was judged across a selection of homes we had worked on, which included new home interiors, timber finishing, wallpapering and painting at renovations.

Master Painter Award Winners Total Decorating Nelson

The residential side of the awards has 14 categories, each with a section winner, several gold awards and some highly-recommended winners below that.

Our team won three sections, another four gold awards, as well as the overall residential award. A fantastic achievement by our team, as no other Nelson painting company has won these awards and received as many.

View the list of Master Painter Awards here.

Residential Master Painters of the Year – read article here.

specialist painting services

Specialist Services

We specialise in working with people who are building new homes, but also work with those who want to modernise existing homes. We also work with small commercial operators, such as retail spaces. Our team are efficient and experienced in all areas of painting.

Highest painting standards

Highest Standards

We will do thorough prep work, complete the job to the highest standards, then leave your property clean and tidy when the job is completed. Call Total Decorating to swap ideas on how to bring out the best in your project. We’ll transform a new home build or breathe new life into an existing space.

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