About Us

Harper and Cain was established in 1982. We are based in Essex and have many years experience in all types of domestic and commercial decorating and painting works. We decorate for private and public sector clients throughout Essex and London and are committed to delivering first class workmanship. The majority of our business comes from our regular clients, many of whom we have known for over twenty years, or referrals and recommendations. We pride ourselves on consistently delivering a friendly but professional decorating service.

We provide a full range of interior and exterior painting and decorating which include the following:

  • Wallpapering
  • Specialist wall coverings, vinyls, fabrics and suedes
  • Hand-painted kitchen units and bedroom furniture
  • Conservatories
  • Repairs and general property maintenance

Harper and Cain have worked in a wide range of properties including:
  • Apartments, houses and cottages
  • Converted barns, country mansions and multi-million pound properties in London
  • Offices, public houses, hotels and service apartments


If you require a French Polishing service in London, we highly recommend
Pale Amber French Polishing & Bespoke Furniture.

  • Paul Cain Decorator and Painter
  • Gareth Harper Decorator and Painter