Our Work

Working with a wide range of clients across The Lake District, Lancashire and North Yorkshire, we operate using only the very best materials and aim to provide the highest quality service.  Our skilled workforce are familiar with traditional decorating techniques, whilst also following suit with some of the industry’s newest technologies. From domestic homes and guest accommodations through to schools, colleges and industrial units, Different Strokes cover all types of painting and decorating.

We’re incredibly proud that our base of returning customers is ever growing and the feedback we receive for our work is highly regarded – take a look at our Testimonials to see what our recent customers think of our services.

From classic to quirky and everything in between, contact us to today for a free quote.


It’s the small details that really matter to us and we’re confident that we can help transform your home – be it with a fresh lick of paint, feature wallpapers or an external renovation.


With a strong team of decorators, there’s no job too small for Different Strokes. From small office renovations through to larger refurbishments, we’re well versed when it comes to commercial decorating projects.


Mrs Murigneux

Immaculate job throughout! It’s almost as if the decorating fairies have been and left a new home! The chaps were very patient with my ‘renno-zilla’ indecisiveness at the paints...
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We would highly recommend Different Strokes for any of your decorating needs. Robert and his team go above and beyond in delivering a professional service with a top quality...
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Judith Wray

I can certainly recommend this company 100%. Extremely pleasant to deal with and very professional .Vicki arrived at 7.30am on the dot every morning and worked hard all day...
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Alison Bambrough

I have just had the interior of an apartment decorated in preparation for my elderly Mum moving in. I am so pleased with the work and the professional manner...
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Highly recommend different strok, very friendly and professional. Customer service is an excellent, cant ask for more. The whole process from strat to finish is reall good. Every step...
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Kerry Harvey-Piper

Fantastic job of painting the whole exterior of our house, which is in an exposed position on the fell. There were a lot of cracks to clean and fill...
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Debbie Smith

Different Strokes have just transformed the hall and stairway of our B&B. The walls were very badly cracked and I thought would need completely replastering, but they spent a...
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Glen Rothay

We have used Different Strokes several times and will continue to do so because they do a great job! Very quick to give a detailed quote and the decorators...
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We offer free, no obligation quotes to all of our customers. Contact us today with the details of your enquiry and one of our office team will be in touch to discuss your needs and arrange a survey.

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