Our Work

Working with a wide range of clients across The Lake District, Lancashire and North Yorkshire, we operate using only the very best materials and aim to provide the highest quality service.  Our skilled workforce are familiar with traditional decorating techniques, whilst also following suit with some of the industry’s newest technologies. From domestic homes and guest accommodations through to schools, colleges and industrial units, Different Strokes cover all types of painting and decorating.

We’re incredibly proud that our base of returning customers is ever growing and the feedback we receive for our work is highly regarded – take a look at our Testimonials to see what our recent customers think of our services.

From classic to quirky and everything in between, contact us to today for a free quote.


It’s the small details that really matter to us and we’re confident that we can help transform your home – be it with a fresh lick of paint, feature wallpapers or an external renovation.


With a strong team of decorators, there’s no job too small for Different Strokes. From small office renovations through to larger refurbishments, we’re well versed when it comes to commercial decorating projects.


Mrs Faulkner

Having never used a professional decorating company before, I wasn’t sure what to expect. However, I have to say that I could not have been more impressed with Different...
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Cedar Manor

We have asked Rob and his team to work on various different projects over the years, most recently they repainted our exterior, windows and doors which included quite a...
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Katharina Fisher

It was a pleasure dealing with Different Strokes. We had used them for exterior painting work before and had been highly delighted with the result. This time interior painting...
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Rob and his whole team were professional, helpful and friendly from start to finish. Danny and Paul decorated our entire house and we couldn’t be more pleased – they...
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Mrs Murigneux

Immaculate job throughout! It’s almost as if the decorating fairies have been and left a new home! The chaps were very patient with my ‘renno-zilla’ indecisiveness at the paints...
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Julie C

We would highly recommend Different Strokes for any of your decorating needs. Robert and his team go above and beyond in delivering a professional service with a top quality...
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Mrs Chadwick

Came on time every day. Cracked on with the job and was very neat and tidy. Very pleased with the finished result.
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Debbie Smith

Different Strokes have just transformed the hall and stairway of our B&B. The walls were very badly cracked and I thought would need completely replastering, but they spent a...
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We offer free, no obligation quotes to all of our customers. Contact us today with the details of your enquiry and one of our office team will be in touch to discuss your needs and arrange a survey.

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