Frequently Asked Questions


Choose Intserv Painting for Quality That Lasts

You can rely on Intserv Painting for excellence in the area of residential and commercial painting services. We’re committed to customer care. Part of that includes ensuring that our customers have access to answers to any questions they may be asking.





When Can I Expect My Estimate?

In most cases, we provide you with a printed proposal at the end of the on-site estimate, along with a price that includes all materials and labour.

What Should I Do to Prepare for the Estimate?

It’s best for all decision-makers to be present at the time of the estimate. If not, make sure you discuss all work together ahead of time.
We recommend that you:
Make a list of all the work you want to be done for each room or on the exterior of your home.
Choose colours and/or finishes.
Make a list of what you did and did not like about your last paint job or painter.
Identify your budget. We realize that painting your home is a major investment. We want to earn your business and can tailor a proposal for every budget.
The estimate will take approximately 60-90 minutes.

Can You Separate the Estimate into Several Parts

Absolutely! We realize you may have priorities and we are glad to help in any way we can to get your job done, all at once, or piece by piece, area by area.

How Long Will it Take for the Work to Begin?

Generally, one to three weeks after a signed contract and colour selections. We cannot put you on the schedule until we have both. However, we will always try to accommodate your timeline.

Can You Also Repair My Drywall or Rotten Any Wood?

As a painting business that prides itself on quality and professionalism, we can repair holes and cracks in drywall and walls before we start painting. We offer a variety of other services, too, including repair of rotted wood, windowsill repair, and other small carpentry jobs. If it’s not listed, just ask! We want to earn your business.

What Type of Paint Do You Use?

As professional painters, we work with multiple suppliers including Dulux®, Zinsser®, and Farrow and Ball®, or can use any brand you prefer. We can recommend a variety of zero-VOC and low-VOC paints for low-odour and low toxicity. We always try to be eco-friendly. If you are interested in an exterior painting service, you may want to read about exterior colour trends and about exterior prep tips. Learn more about our preferred home painting partners.

How Will the Paint Be Applied?

While each job varies, a combination of brush and roll is typically used to paint walls, ceilings, and trim.

What Should I Do to Prepare for the Painting After We Sign a Contract?/Quote

Prior to your painting commencing, we ask that you move all fragile or breakable items-for example, pictures, glassware, and electronic devices when possible. We can move furniture and even a wall-mounted TV if needed (priced extra). Upon completion of the room, we move everything back into place. Find more prep tips for an interior painting service, and if you are interested in an exterior painting service, read these tips first.

Do you offer commercial painting services?

Yes, we offer commercial services all year long. We can paint exteriors and interiors of buildings including new construction, multi-let, and much more ask for full details.

Why Should I Choose Intserv Painting?

Intserv Painting paints the right way. Plus, we take the time needed for a professional, quality paint job, offering thorough prep services and quality inspections. Learn more about us and the professional painting difference.

How Do I Request an Estimate for Painting Services?

You can request a painting estimate (via this link) Contact Us, on our website. To learn more, you can either find Intserv Painting in your local directory or online or call us directly,

  01202 948905