painting & decorating contractors
FOUR DECADES DELIVERING HIGH END SPECIALIST FINISHES NATIONWIDE
With over four decades experience in the UK market as commercial painting and decorating contractors, Alan Wood Decorations works hand in hand with designers, specifiers and main contractors to bring your design vision to life.
We provide cost effective, fit for purpose decorating solutions, delivered on time, on budget, to the highest standards of finish every time.
Through our team of highly skilled, professional tradesmen and our attitude and approach founded in fostering client partnerships, we’ve developed a reputation for reliability, professionalism and value add service. Owned and managed by our founders, we understand the value of trusted relationships, and our teams of skilled and trusted tradesmen have worked with Alan Wood Decorations over many years.
We work on projects nationwide, with a continuous presence in London,
and many of the UK’s major cities.
Alan Wood founded the business in 1980, building a reputation for excellence, professionalism and partnership in the years since.
In 2005, Alan handed the business to his son Stephen Wood, who continues the tradition, values, and high standards of Alan Wood Decorations, building relationships with partners including The Breakfast Club, Tenpin and award winning designers Finch Interiors, alongside main contractors nationwide.
Stephen learned his trade through his father over two decades, before taking a leadership role in the business. He now manages relationship with clients and suppliers, and leads projects across the portfolio to ensure the values of Alan Wood Decorations remain consistent on every job.
We’ve several decades of experience working in the leisure, retail and construction sectors, servicing restaurants, libraries, museums, bowling alleys, cinemas, bars, nightclubs and more, across the UK. We deliver on time and to the highest possible standards of finish.
We deliver high-end projects across the new build construction sector nationwide, including long-term contracts with the likes of McCarthy & Stone. We offer reliable and high specification painting and decorating services alongside maintenance and refurbishment contracts
We’re approved applicators of the latest commercial coatings, and offer a range of cutting-edge solutions to meet your specifications and design challenges including intumescent, fire retardant coatings, anti-graffiti, hygiene, and coatings for uPVC and metal coatings.
We work in partnership with ambitious designers, architects, main contractors, specifiers, and consultants to deliver commercial decoration projects across the UK, to the highest standards.
We have decades of experience in multiple sectors including: Leisure, Retail, Banking, Commercial, Offices, Hotels and Public Sector.
We build trusted personal relationships with our clients, so people know they can rely on us to deliver crucial projects.
Working closely together, often over a period of years, we get to know your business and delivery requirements, so our working partnership gets better over time.
You’ll see proof of this in our portfolio, with a high volume of quality repeat business.
We’ve worked with Stephen and Alan Wood Decorations for a number of years across all our major sites; Brighton, Croydon, Canary Wharf, London Bridge, Battersea, Spitalfields, Oxford.
Breakfast Club is about doing the simple things well. That’s what Alan Wood Decorations do in their field.
As a designer, creating the right vision for my clients is only half the job. If we can’t translate that vision into a physical reality, ultimately the blame falls to me.
Stephen and the team at Alan Wood Decorations are delivery partners I can trust, They’re people I can work with and get to know, so when it comes to translating our design from paper into reality, the final result is as good as intended.
FOUNDER, FINCH INTERIORS
I’ve worked with Alan Wood Decorations across our London restaurants for many years now. Most recently at TRINITY (1 star Michelin), Upstairs and Bistro Union in Clapham.
These are my flagship sites where attention to detail is everything. Stephen and his team get the job done whatever the challenges and work with us to make things happen in a practical way and on time! I cannot recommend them highly enough.
OWNER, TRINITY, BISTRO UNION | CHEF, BBC1 SATURDAY KITCHEN
Our team of founders and skilled tradesmen ensure flawless, well executed commercial painting and decorating services across the United Kingdom. We have a strong presence in all major UK cities and work to achieve your project goals with our strong network of wholesale manufacturers and supply chain providers.
We’ve been honing our craft for over forty years, using a wide range of painting and decorating techniques. From best practice application techniques to innovative products incorporating the latest technologies, we use our arsenal of commercial painting and decorating services to bring your vision to life and keep it fresh.
- Painting services (walls, floors, ceilings, woodwork)
- Wallpaper hanging
- Specialist murals
- Wood stain, varnish, distressing (bar tops, wood floors, woodwork)
- Intumescent fire proofing, Decorative Intumescent decorating
- Non-slip flooring
- Airless spray (high volume areas)
- HVLP spray (fine detail, windows, shop fronts)
- Masonry, windows, doors
- External estate (fencing, decking, furniture)
- Shop front (metal cladding, composite and uPVC)
- Commercial coatings (roofing, masonry protection)
- Geometric patterns
- Artwork & images
- Heritage paint & wallpaper techniques
- Gold leaf finishes
- Stain & varnish/ woodwork restoration
- Intumescent coatings in all RAL and Farrow & Ball colour charts
- Fire retardant paints and coatings in all RAL and Farrow & Ball colour charts
Guaranteed for durability, adherence, and colour longevity, we work with a range of high tech commercial coatings to cover a wide range of applications and uses.
- Low VOC finishes for less disruption on your premise
- Full RAL chart and Farrow & Ball colour ranges available to meet your design needs
We work directly with designers and specifiers, consulting on the latest materials and techniques to make their design vision a reality. We also have long standing, trusted relationships with national contractors, delivering commercial painting and decorating services as part of larger construction and refit projects.
We pride ourselves on delivering on time and to the highest standards. We work closely with you and your team throughout the build to find solutions to on site challenges and bring your vision to life. Owner managers are onsite throughout, working and directing teams of experienced and trusted tradesmen to ensure timely delivery to the highest standards.
We’ve worked in partnership with our clients over many years on maintenance support of their flagship sites. Public spaces in particular suffer from daily wear and tear. Depending on how heavily used the space is, we work on a quarterly, bi annual or annual refurbishment programme with our clients, to keep things looking as fresh as they did on launch day.