What We Offer

    • 40 Years Experience
    • NVQ Qualifications
    • High Quality Painting

    At  S. Nicholson & Sons, we pride ourselves in having some of the best employees in the decorating industry, with some having over 40 years of experience. S. Nicholson & Sons is City and Guilds certified with many employees also having earned NVQ qualifications in the painting and decorating trade.

    We also can give you free quotations with no obligations, and always aim to give you the best prices possible.

    Why not get in touch with our friendly team today to discuss your home improvement ideas. We are based in Bishop Auckland but work throughout the UK!

    • Great Value
    • 40 Years Experience
    • Professional

    Look no further than S. Nicholson & Sons for a huge range of traditional and modern wallpaper designs – and we’ll come to you wherever you are in the UK! Don’t wait any longer to make your ideal home a reality, with our professional and value for money wallpaper hanging services at S. Nicholson & Sons.

    •  Great value for money

    •  A wide selection of modern and traditional wallpaper designs

    •  Experienced wallpaper hangers

    •  Free quotations on all of our work

    •  An understanding team ready to listen to your ideas

    We can also provide you with numerous other services in the North East as well as the rest of the UK.

    • Full Plastering Service
    • Highly Competitive Rates
    • Ceiling Replacement

    Whether you’re situated in Bishop Auckland or anywhere else in the rest of the UK, we have a great team of plasterers ready to work on your walls – getting them smooth and ready for painting or wallpapering.

    Why not get in touch with us today to discuss your requirements?

    If you want a plastering job done professionally but also want great value for money, you’ve come to the right place.

    We have a dedicated team ready to serve throughout Bishop Auckland, Durham, Darlington, Newcastle, Northumberland, Middlesbrough, Teesside and the rest of the UK.

    • Centre Pieces
    • Dado Rails
    • Panel Mould

    For the supply and fitting of beautiful coving with numerous styles and types available, look no further than S. Nicholson & Sons – we will ensure a perfect fitting every time!

    Plus we can offer you with free quotations and competitive prices on all our coving work.

    We are based in Bishop Auckland and serve the North East including areas such as Durham, Darlington, Newcastle, Northumberland, Middlesbrough and Teesside.

    Contact us for more information

    • Excellent Prices
    • Specialist Patterns
    • Free Quotations

    Artex, a product mostly found on ceilings, is a surface coating which is applied to provide a different look or finish to your interior decorating. Here at S. Nicholson and Sons we have employees highly skilled in this area who are able to add texture or specialist patterns when applying the artex to further enhance your design.

    If you’re looking for a quality finish, choose our professional team to come in and do the job.

    We have the expertise that’s needed to make your walls or ceilings look just the part. Contact us today for artex services in the North East region.

    • Rag Rolls
    • Lime Washing
    • Free Quotations

    All staff at S. Nicholson & Sons is trained in special effect paint finishes, so if you are interested in anything from rag rolling, marbling effects or even lime washing you can be assured of a professional and highly skilled finish.

    We are also experts in polished plaster finishings to give your home or property an extra special look. Our polished plaster expert was trained in Italy and can advise you on the best finish to achieve the look you want for your dream home.  

    For more information on our special effect paint finishes, please get in touch.


    Have an idea, a dream? We can make it happen. Join our family, we offer free consultation to achieve your goals with creativity and quality that you deserve.






    S.Nicholson provides painting and decorating services to clients who value diligence, resourcefulness and creativity in a partner.



    Here at S.Nicholson we give everything to every job we do. No matter the size you can guarantee you will not be let down.



    We work closely with the customer to ensure we gather the correct information to do the job efficiently and correctly. Leaving you with no worries.





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