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Nine new colours launched by paint specialists Farrow & Ball

Farrow & Ball are just one of the names we work with on both domestic and commercial projects for our clients, and we are delighted that they have recently revealed […]
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Cherry Picker Wok

If you follow us on social media or have seen us carrying out external work around the area, you may have noticed that we regularly use cherry pickers to help […]
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Back to school…

The summer holidays have once again seen us busy carrying out works at a number of local schools, where we have been transforming interiors and exteriors to tight deadlines in […]
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We’re recruiting Decorators and Apprentices!

Different Strokes are always on the lookout for experienced Decorators with an eye for detail and young Apprentices keen to learn and to join our successful team, working on a […]
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Hotel refurbishment underway in Lancaster

Different Strokes regularly carries out projects for businesses in the hospitality industry, and has recently completed work for the Royal King’s Arms Hotel – one of the largest hotels in […]
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Rydal wedding venue completed in time for the 2018 season

We recently completed our first major external project this year, Cote How, a busy wedding venue in Rydal. The work was carried out early in the season as it could […]
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Different Strokes secures five-year contract with exclusive residential estate

We are pleased to have secured a five-year contract for property repair and painting at Helm Lodge, an estate comprising 33 exclusive homes and a Grade II listed Mansion House […]
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Worried about rotten wood repair? We can help

Many of the projects that we work on inevitably require more than one skill set, which is why, in addition to our painting and decorating services, we provide a range […]
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Refresh your kitchen, without the expense of a complete refit

The kitchen is often regarded as the heart of a home, so if yours is starting to feel a little tired and dated, Different Strokes can provide a kitchen makeover […]
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Ambleside retailer ready for the summer season

Fjällräven in Ambleside is now ready for its upcoming opening event and a busy summer season ahead. Our team of decorators meticulously applied the specified Farrow and Ball paint, achieving […]
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