hand painted kitchens, painted furniture, period property decorating throughout UK

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We are an invitation-only, nationwide network of independent businesses, each with decades of professional experience. Every member of our team guarantees a showroom-quality, hand painted finish for your kitchen, with exceptional customer service at every stage.

Our transparent pricing structure ensures unwavering quality and service for kitchens of every style or size. Browse our case studies for a selection of the thousands of kitchens we have transformed since 2009.

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Mark Nash

Mark Wilkinson oak kitchen refurbished and painted – 2

Blog, hand-painted kitchen, Mark Nash, preparation, tikkurila

This is the second day of Mark Nash’s project: a 20 year old Mark Wilkinson oak kitchen refurbished and painted. Have decided to paint this kitchen in two parts for various reasons. Yesterday was a good day with a fair amount of preparation completed. A few rough bits needed a little more attention and sanding, Read More

Oak painted kitchen in Stoke Poges

Blog, hand-painted kitchen, Holman Specialist Paints, Mark Nash

Mark Nash explains how he went about transforming a clear-lacquered oak kitchen into a stunning oak painted kitchen in Stoke Poges. My second job of the year was in Stoke Poges, meaning “stockaded place“, was also used for filming two James Bond movies: Goldfinger and For Your Eyes Only, very English, very quaint. The kitchen Read More

Paint brushes for hand painting kitchens

Blog, brushes, hand-painted kitchen, Mark Nash

Mark Nash is one the most experienced, and best kitchen painters working in the UK, and he emptied his pockets to show us a few of his paint brushes for hand-painted kitchen work. Can you identify them, from 1 to 21? Answers on a postcard, (or in a comment is probably easier.) Mark will be Read More

How to get perfect paint finish on wood with Tikkurila Feelings

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Mark Nash, master kitchen painter, explains how he uses a garden sprayer to get a perfect paint finish on wood with Tikkurila Feelings water-borne paint. As Mark explains, the secret to the garden sprayer is in the nozzle size, it must be superfine. Also don’t use softened water. And he obviously recommends Tikkurila Feelings water-borne Read More

Plain English kitchen repainted by Mark Nash

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Traditional Painter Mark Nash battles the hot weather in style, tackling a stunning Plain English kitchen repainted and beautified in this beautiful country home. Read on for the pink reference! This week hasn’t felt like work at all (despite being inside while the temperature outside has been nudging 30 degrees)…the reason being, I have had Read More

Mark Nash Traditional Painter London Q&A

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I asked Mark Nash, Traditional Painter London, a few questions in order to provide some background to how he arrived at this point in his career. What part of the UK do you cover for Traditional Painter? I cover the M4 corridor, mostly London village.  At what age did you first wield a paint brush Read More

Reclaimed Mark Wilkinson kitchen

Blog, hand-painted kitchen, Mark Nash, tikkurila

Mark Nash had quite a challenge hand-painting this reclaimed Mark Wilkinson kitchen. Know your paint! In this age of austerity we have specialised in refurbishment ahead of replacement. This week’s kitchen painting project has been a particularly neat challenge. My client was a Pangbourne lady who has been embracing a real labour of love, transforming Read More

How to remove kitchen kickboards

Blog, hand-painted kitchen, Mark Nash

In a newly installed kitchen, the considerate fitter will often leave the kick boards loose for the painter. And if they are on, and don’t just pop off with a screwdriver as expected? How to remove kitchen kickboards the easy way, by Mark Nash. Removing kickboards is one of those silly little jobs that shouldn’t, Read More

Hand painted kitchen in Clifton Bristol

Blog, brushes, hand-painted kitchen, Mark Nash, tikkurila

Traditional Painter Mark Nash shares his latest project, a hand painted kitchen in Clifton, Bristol. Recently voted by the Sunday Times as one of the UK’s best places to live, Clifton in Bristol was my venue this week for a kitchen make-over. I had the privilege of receiving an invitation to repaint a 10-year-old installation Read More

Hand painted kitchen in Camden – Vinot Car co

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Mark Nash, Traditional Painter London, hand painted a kitchen in an interesting building in Camden. Last week my decorating road show had an appropriately automotive feel, as I found myself working on a former site of the Vinot Car company in Camden, northwest London. (They celebrated a centenary in June of last year). The building Read More
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Traditional Painter is an invitation-only, nationwide network of independent businesses, with years of professional experience. Every member of our team guarantees a showroom-quality, hand painted finish for your kitchen, with exceptional customer service at every stage.

Our transparent pricing structure ensures unwavering quality and service for kitchens of every style or size.

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