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    Tell us about your job, and we'll alert suitable painters & decorators in Derby. It’s simple and free.

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What’s the process of finding a painter and decorator in Derby?

Painting looks like a simple job on the surface, but a DIY nightmare can lead to streaks, crumbling paint and ruined floors. Find a trusted painter and decorator in Derby to handle it for you right here at MyBuilder. Our matchmaking service connects you with reviewed tradespeople in your area. More than 90% of jobs posted generate interest, so you’ll likely to find the best person for your project.

Looking for more information about finding a painter and decorator in Derby? Take a look at the detailed hiring guide on our website. In the meantime, here are some simple pointers:

  • Find out what a tradesperson’s process is
  • Ask them how long a job will take
  • Get a variety of quotes from different people
  • Choose someone with lots of relevant experience for your job
  • Arm yourself with basic knowledge first

Can MyBuilder help me to find a painter and decorator near Derby?

Finding a local painter and decorator in Derby can take this potentially very time-consuming DIY task off your hands. There are lots of things painter-decorators can help with, from painting internal walls, skirting boards and dado rails, to painting external walls or wallpapering.

Once you post a job, we’ll send it to hundreds of locally qualified tradespeople, and those who are available and interested will get in touch. You can read reviews from previous customers, which will help you to feel happy that you’re hiring the right painter and decorator for your job.

How much does hiring a painter and decorator in Derby cost?

If you’re interested in working with a painter and decorator in Derby, it’s time to consider costs. When posting your job, you’ll need to list how many rooms, landings and staircases need to be painted (or how many walls for external jobs).

Preparing a budget is essential, as it’ll prevent you from overspending. For more information on the cost of hiring a painter and decorator, take a look at our detailed pricing guide.

Hiring a painter and decorator in Derby will likely cost upwards of £12 hourly or £120 daily, though the exact amount you’ll pay will depend on the job. The cost to wallpaper a room sits at around £391, for example, whereas the cost to paint and decorate a room is around £293.

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