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

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Hand painted kitchens Dorset / Wiltshire / Glos

Neil Callender

Neil Callender

Business name

Neil Callender

Painting Specialities

Hand painting kitchens, furniture. I also work with most types of oil and wax finishes.


I live on the Dorset/Wiltshire border, covering and working across both counties & Glos.

Liability Insurance

£2M public liability.

VAT Registered


Limited Company


Accepts Bitcoin


About Neil Callender

I started working in the decorating trade over 30 yrs ago, then working alongside my father and grandfather, two of the best decorators I have ever had the pleasure of working alongside.

I believe that proper preparation is the true key to success, if you get this part wrong you will never achieve a correct finish.,

That’s why I take great pride in my work from the first day on the job until the last, and by only using top quality trade materials, you can be assured the end product will be of a high standard.

I also carry out Ceramic tiling and paper hanging, also to a very high standard.

CONTACT NEIL DIRECT TEL: 07766 026311 EMAIL: neilcallender1@sky.com

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Neil Callender Reviews

Just wanted to say a very big thank you for the wonderful job you’ve done transforming our old tired looking kitchen, I still can’t believe it’s the same units!!
Also a special thank you for putting on the new handles, I think it would have been too big a job for my husband, it was very kind of you to do that at such short notice.
Mrs J Wood

Just wanted ...

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Examples of Neil Callender's work

Before and afterTwo Colours Brown Paint and TilesMythic white EggshellMythic eggshellWimborne WhiteWimborne White 1Wimborne White 1

Code of Practice

You should expect excellent customer service & superior quality workmanship from the specialists listed here. These are the standards that the Traditional Painter site is committed to promoting: Code of Practice.

Price guide

I charge on the basis of £90 per unit.

What next?

You should click below to contact Neil Callender direct to request further information or ask for a no-obligation quote or appraisal of your next kitchen or decorating project...

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Lead times / start dates

Please plan your kitchen painting project on the basis of approximately 12 weeks' lead time. We pride ourselves on our customer service and we will not over promise. Obviously if there is a cancellation or gap in the schedule, you may be offered an earlier start date, but ordinarily, we are booking about 12 weeks in advance.

When upgrading your kitchen, this is actually a good period of time for you to complete any other works, upgrade appliances, choose colours etc in readiness for your kitchen painter... Thanks for your understanding.

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In the unlikely event of a complaint about our workmanship, clients will be referred to our 2-step complaints procedure.

If we are unable to provide a satisfactory resolution in-house, consumers will be referred (at no cost) to the Dispute Resolution Ombudsman which is independent and impartial.

Property owners, designers and kitchen companies looking for a reliable craftsman should be aware that all of the kitchen painters and fitters associated with Traditional Painter are independent specialists and are listed on Traditional Painter by invitation only, having demonstrated to myself and their peers that they are highly skilled and experienced craftsmen who know what they are doing. They are also one or two-man teams and share the values and drive for excellence promoted on the site. None have paid a fee to list their services.

As you will see on each profile page, the specialists have also provided additional information to demonstrate to potential clients that they are bona fide businesses. Plus, in addition to their own Terms and Conditions, each member has agreed to follow a general Code of Practice. Ordinary tradesmen they are not.

You are welcome to contact Paul at any time, for general information or for an answer to specific questions you might have about your kitchen or furniture painting project: the order of any renovation works, the options for paint finishes, spray v hand-painted etc.

I can also give you guideline prices for any kitchen painting work, for budgeting purposes, however the best person to talk to about a fixed price quote, specifications and arrangements is the Traditional Painter specialist nearest you, via that unmissable contact button above!

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