Histon Decorators was started by Adrian Kiddy in 2003 and has a large base of local regular customers, including homeowners, landlords, churches and Cottenham Village College.
Joanne Shiret (assistant) has completed her first year diploma in decorating and now attends the regional college once per week to obtain her City and Guilds/NVQ in painting and decorating.


  • Professional. For your peace of mind we are members of the Dulux Select Decorators quality assurance scheme.  Furthermore they guarantee our work for two years.
  • Trustworthy. We are Trading Standards  approved under their Buy With Confidence scheme.  The approval process involves CRB checks for all employees and obtaining  references from existing customers.  It also covers our job quotation and invoicing procedures.
  • Flexibility.  A flexible service to suit the requirements of the customer and budget.  We are often able to assist with small diy tasks as well.
  • Environment.  We are members of the EcoDecorators Association.  This promotes the use of paints with lower environmental impact.  We also pay to have our empty paint containers professionally recycled.
  • Competitive.  We are below the threshold for vat. So do not charge VAT for labour saving you 20% on costs compared to larger contractorsWe supply all materials at trade cost price without any add- ons. 
  • Resources.  We have all the ladders, dust sheets and equipment for the job.  We vacuum clean the work area upon completion of work.
  • Our aim is.  To serve our community by providing a premium decorating service accompanied by good ethics:  reliable, honest and punctual.
  • We intend to grow our business by recruiting local people already in further education working towards a professional qualification in decorating.  Then ensure that they are properly supported and resourced throughout their training.  We work in conjunction with Cambridge Regional College.

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