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We all know the difference a coat of paint can make. But when it comes to your home, you want it to be done right.

Whether you need internal painting, or your work is all external, with Service Central's unique job matching system, you're paired with only the perfect painters for the job. Reading feedback from other users eliminates the risks of trusting a random number from a phone directory.

With Service Central, you still choose the painter, but we give you only the best to select from. After all, nobody wants to live with a bad paint job or have to go to the expense of getting their house painting redone.

Service Central ensures your house painters are qualified, licensed and fully insured, and we make sure the job gets done properly.

Whether you're in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane or anywhere in Australia, our matching system connects you only with painting contractors who are right for you. You can even set your own price range, and specify the date you want them to show up.

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Recent Painting Jobs on Service Central

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We have the best Painters.

Every painter at Service Central is subject to strict quality criteria and ongoing compliance checks.

Each business must be properly registered, insured and qualified.

Our customers leave feedback about their experience, so that everyone can make an informed decision about who to hire.

Our most popular Painters

  • Owens Painting Logo

    Owens Painting

    Our dedicated team strive to achieve the highest quality workmanship for our clients.

    Mill Park, VIC
    • Kerstin


      Owen was a pleasure to deal with. He responded to the job straight away and came to quote during the weekend. The job was done within the estimated timeframe and we were very happy with the results. He is a very friendly person and I would definitely recommend him to anyone!

      · 4 months ago
    • Justine


      Well priced, fast & reliable. Would recommend :)

      · over a year ago
    • Rosalyn


      Truly magnificent service with a smile. Owen is the friendliest service person we\'ve ever dealt with. He did a superb job cleaning and staining our wooden fence and deck. He also discounted the job by $100 because he finished earlier than expected.He is an asset to Service Central.

      · over a year ago
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  • timber works flooring Logo

    timber works flooring

    Campbellfield, VIC
    • Yuen


      Great to deal with. Reasonable quote and very happy with results

      · 18 days ago
    • Syed


      Work completed in good quality.

      · over a year ago
    • Kerstin


      We were so happy with TWF. It was very easy to deal with Nadeem, who came to check the room out one day after speaking on the phone. He provided a quote on the spot and was available on the dates we were away (with only 2 weeks notice). We came back and were very happy with the work he had done....

      · over a year ago
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  • Proline Interiors Logo

    Proline Interiors

    Combined 35 years of experience servicing the Greater Sydney and CBD region

    Kings Langley, NSW
    • Moussa


      GREAT. did a fantastic job. Was very prompt, polite and professional.

      · over a year ago
    • Stuart


      Job well Done.... Good communications

      · over a year ago
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  • Hammer & Spade Logo

    Hammer & Spade

    Anything you need, Just Ask

    Upwey, VIC
    • Mark

      Mark :

      Good advice and a great job. Thanks Luke

      · 19 days ago
    • Melissa


      · 2 months ago
    • Robert


      Prompt and professional service - won job

      · 3 months ago
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  • James Painting And Decorating Logo

    James Painting And Decorating

    Quality painting at affordable prices

    St Albans, VIC
    • Karl


      James worked tirelessly on our project, through bad weather and good. We are very happy with the quality of James' work and the attention he paid of the preparation and the finish of his paintwork. We are happy to vouch for James' work and have already referred him on to our friends and...

      · 3 months ago
    • Leah


      James provided a wonderful and very professional service, promptly responded to my add and offered a very good price. The job was completed within 2 days and i am very happy with the end result. I would defiantly recommend James for your painting needs.

      · 4 months ago
    • Luke


      Great experience and would definately use again. James was a pleasure to deal with and displayed great enthusiasm and is hard working. Can not recommend highly enough! :)

      · 4 months ago
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    We can fix cracks, repair problems, fix peeling paint, stain, paint, texture paint, repair doors and

    Stanhope Gardens, NSW
    • Vanessa


      We were so happy with this job from beginning to end. Boris was always very reliable. He came in with the best quote. His workers were pleasant and Boris did not leave the job until we were happy with everything. The estimated time fame was only out by a day because of rain. There is no question...

      · 8 months ago
    • Michael


      Excellent, great job, on time and budget, nice people who do what they say they will do.

      · 9 months ago
    • Jonathan


      Very professional on time and quality paint, and totally responsive to us as clients

      · over a year ago
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  • JJS Property Services Logo

    JJS Property Services

    Park Orchards, VIC
    • Bronwyn


      Excellent job done in a pleasant and diligent manner.

      · 26 days ago
    • Tom


      Good Service, thanks for your help

      · 11 months ago
    • Orpheus


      Excellent service from John and great price & paint job.

      · over a year ago
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  • Assure Painting Services Logo

    Assure Painting Services

    Hallam, VIC
    • Andrew


      Shah did an amazing job and I would happily recommend him to any of my colleagues, family or friends. The job was completed in the time required and the final finish lived up to my expectations and more. The service was exceptionally personable. Shah provided the paint himself and was very...

      · 7 months ago
    • Bill


      Excellent service, professionalism, and attention to detail. Both Shah and Wahid were efficient and thorough. I live in St Kilda and they were more than willing to travel all the way from Hallam at short notice. Extremely pleased with the level and quality of service.

      · over a year ago
    • Bill


      Excellent service, professionalism, and attention to detail. Both Shah and Wahid were efficient and thorough. I live in St Kilda and they were more than willing to travel all the way from Hallam at short notice. Extremely pleased with the level and quality of service.

      · over a year ago
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Painting Pricing Guides

Research typical prices for Painters

  • Painting price: Costs for painting your home

    Painting price: Costs for painting your home

    When hiring a quality painter, paint and supplies make up about 15-25% of the cost, while the rest goes towards labour. Painting is very labour intensive and requires patience and care - so you won't want to hire just any person who can hold a brush! How much does it cost?

    by Service Central · 1 Comment
  • Pricing Guides for Tradespeople

    Pricing Guides for Tradespeople

    This comprehensive tradespeople price guide provides information on the cost of a variety of different trades including plumbers, electricians, painters, fencers, plasterers, carpenters, and more.

    by Service Central · 2 Comments

We've got plenty of Painting Articles & Advice.

Information about Painting

  • Drought Hack: Paint Your Lawn Green

    Drought Hack: Paint Your Lawn Green

    Can't believe it, but this is a real service! Next time that your lawn goes brown during a long hot Australian summer, maybe you should consider getting your yard .... painted! Yep, painted!

    by Danial Ahchow · Leave a Comment
  • Architectural Wonders Of The World

    Architectural Wonders Of The World

    When you’re knee-deep in planning permits and paint samples, sometimes even the easiest home remodel can seem unattainably large and complex. Assembling that IKEA shelf? Out of the question. Rewiring the kitchen? Forget it. But what about those rare structures which actually defy the bounds of human imagination and the laws of physics entirely? Here are 6 extraordinary feats of construction and carpentry which just might put your mind at ease.

    by Ingrid Schreiber · Leave a Comment
  • Choosing A Colour Scheme For Your Home Office

    Choosing A Colour Scheme For Your Home Office

    A home office is a big investment - it can have a huge impact on the resell value of your property. Yet, it’s also a space in which you’ll spend large amounts of time - so you’ll want it to be cosy and personal. How can these two dissimilar aims be reconciled when putting together a colour palette for your newest home addition? Nailing a colour scheme is easy when you follow these simple rules.

    by Ingrid Schreiber · Leave a Comment
  • Painting A Feature Wall

    Painting A Feature Wall

    It’s a timeless staple of the home improvement community - nothing refreshes a home as effortlessly as a feature wall. But this injection of life isn’t without its pitfalls. Here are a few tips for ensuring your DIY job is everything you want it to be.

    by Ingrid Schreiber · Leave a Comment


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Just For Fun!

  • 35 Truly Horendous Home Decor Ideas

    35 Truly Horendous Home Decor Ideas

    Ever feel like you're a bit too stylish for your own good? Intimidating friends with your effortless vignettes, balanced compositions and ahead of the pack colour choices? Even if you're not so confident you'll feel pretty good once you compare your house to these 35 examples of truly awful home decor disasters...

    by Brodie Norris · Leave a Comment
  • Don't... Paint(?) and Drive!

    Don't... Paint(?) and Drive!

    The driver of this car learnt a valuable lesson (and gave everyone else a big laugh!) when they had an accident with a tub of paint in the back seat! Check out the photos to see what happened.

    by Friday Funnies · Leave a Comment
  • Time to Enjoy a Healthy Dose of Design Snark...

    Time to Enjoy a Healthy Dose of Design Snark...

    Have you ever looked at a picture in a home design magazine and thought, "No one lives like that". Well, I've seen a number of these architectural and interior shoots and you know what? You're absolutely right! Much to the joy of the internet, there are some snarky websites which take great pleasure pointing out these oftentimes bizarre staged homes that don't. quite. feel. right…

    by Brodie Norris · Leave a Comment
  • Article

    Would you buy a house to attract a tradie?

    This advertisement on certainly thinks so! Apparently the property has "a Plumbers yard next door and a number of developments being built in the area" making it the prime choice for a lady looking to meet a tradie!

    by Pauline Hill · Leave a Comment

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