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

We are Traditional Painter - the UK’s leading Hand Painted Kitchen and Furniture specialist painters.

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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Martin Dunn

A mural at Wetherspoons refurb in Rugely, Staffs

Blog, Martin Dunn, wallcoverings

Traditional painter for Stafford, Martin Dunn, shows off his paperhanging skills in an intimate drinks venue in Rugely. The (non) parlour painters amongst us occassionally get asked to do something a bit different, so when I was rung by a company in London last week, asking if I could hang a mural at Wetherspoons refurb Read More

Painted wooden kitchen in Lichfield – Martin Dunn is back

Blog, hand-painted kitchen, Little Greene, Martin Dunn, preparation

Martin Dunn revisits a painted wooden kitchen in Lichfield in a property where renovations have been going on for most of the year. IT’S GOOD TO BE BACK! No, this is not a reference to Mr G Glitter singing about his return to his old junior school, it’s about a recent visit to a kitchen Read More

Hand painted kitchen Haughton Staffordshire

Blog, Little Greene, Martin Dunn

Martin Dunn, Traditional Painter in Staffordshire, tells us about a recent hand painted kitchen in Haughton. This was a well made wooden kitchen, and the owner was looking for a transformation from a specialist who knows what they are doing. We protected the kitchen floor, worktops and appliances. As per our standard work routine, we Read More

Osmo Hard Wax Polyx Oil v Mylands Hard Wax Earth oil

Blog, Martin Dunn, Osmo

Martin Dunn did a long run of hardwood veneered doors recently, and was able to get a good feel to compare his favoured Osmo Hard Wax Polyx Oil v Mylands Hard Wax Earth oil. We are often asked to try out new things by suppliers. Some are most welcome, others not so. I am a Read More

Hand painted kitchen in Oswestry Shropshire and a new toy to play with

Blog, hand-painted kitchen, Little Greene, Martin Dunn

Martin Dunn runs us through a hand painted kitchen in Oswestry Shropshire, and has a new gadget that will interest handle fitters Our latest TP job was a hand painted kitchen in West Felton, Shropshire. From the communication and photos we received, we thought this was going to be a very straight forward re-paint, but Read More

Martin Dunn Traditional Painter Staffordshire Q&A

Blog, Martin Dunn, TP Team

I asked Martin Dunn Traditional Painter Staffordshire a few questions, to provide some background to how he arrived at this point in his career. Although Martin is very serious about his decorating work, and knows the trade inside out, especially what is wrong with it, he doesn’t take himself too seriously and keeps us royally Read More

A hand-painted kitchen in Lichfield and Pot Noodle

Blog, hand-painted kitchen, Little Greene, Martin Dunn

Martin Dunn runs through a small job, a hand-painted kitchen in Lichfield recently. He takes his craft very seriously, but also decided to give us a taster of how he spends his break times product testing the culinary delights you can rely on to get you through a hard day’s painting! SMALL LICHFIELD KITCHEN Good Read More

Paint Plus Armour Guard v Johnstones oil satin & water-based satin

Blog, Eco, Martin Dunn, paint, Wooster

Paint Plus Armour Guard is of New Zealand origin. Water-based satin, requires no primer or undercoat, dries tough, interior and exterior quality, and won’t go yellow. It seems to be the paint of choice in top London hotels where its fast drying qualities and low odour enable quick turn arounds of hotel rooms. That is Read More

Wallpaper tub paste – Solvite Light and Luxury

Blog, Martin Dunn, wallcoverings

Martin Dunn hangs a lot of fine wallcoverings and is careful to specify the correct wallpaper tub paste. Solvite Light and Luxury to the rescue on this short notice job! Last Friday I had a last minute call to hang some wallpaper. It was for an interior designer who I do a bit of work Read More

Hand painted kitchen in Nantwich with Tikkurila

Blog, cleaning, hand-painted kitchen, krudkutter, Martin Dunn, tikkurila

This account of the refurbishment of a hand painted kitchen in Nantwich is from Martin Dunn based in Brownhills. “I’ll be your substitute” sang Clout Top song! I hear you cry? As well as humming this song during the day, whilst discussing films of the 1980’s with my work colleague, Matt, the title also sums Read More
Professional Traditional Painters

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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Since day one we have been committed to sharing our hard earned knowledge with readers. In our case studies we openly explain how we prepare and paint kitchens and furniture. We also share decades of specialist decorating experience in TP blog articles in the hope that all DIY and trade decorators can take away and use our ideas to achieve better, more professional results.

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