The History of Regent Decorators


First established by Derek Tindale in 1979 Regent Decorators Ltd are a long standing family Business based in County Durham.  We specialise in both commercial and domestic painting contracts over a number of different industries.

Garry Tindale is the director and ensures the company maintain its very high level of standard on all projects no matter what size and cost at all times, he is aided in this by the contracts manager Raymond Hunter, between them they have over 90 years’ experience in this painting and decorating industry. They make sure that all of our time served decorators provide clients/customers with well finished projects that are completed in a friendly and helpful manner on time to programme and most of all safely.

In the office David Fort is commercial manager/estimator/qs for the company, he deals with all projects from start to finish from a commercial point of view in terms of pricing, valuations, site measurements etc. Karen Tindale & Janet Fort are the company secretaries.

As mentioned all Regent Decorator’s operatives are time served painters & decorators, they have helped Regent Decorators achieve high standards over the years and will continue to do so.’

Health and Safety

We have being a member of constructionline for many years and likewise have being a Chas accredited company for many years renewals are done on a yearly basis to ensure we are up to standard on all aspects of health & safety to meet the requirements of the contractors we work for Tolent, Sir Robert Mcalpine, Robertsons, Bowmer & Kirkland to name a few.

All Regent Decorators operatives hold the relevant skilled CSCS cards with selected operatives holding SSSTS cards also. All operatives hold UKATA asbestos awareness certificates.

A selection of operatives have both PASMA (Scaffold) and IPAF (Mobile elevated platforms) qualifications to allow Regent Decorators to work at height safely on all projects.