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Completed Jobs (6)
Painter Job VerifiedKatrina H , Fairfield, VICMay 21, 2018
Area to be painted: Interior painting, Size of job: Surface(s) restoration, Interior areas to be painted: Ceiling(s), Living Rooms, Doors and Frame painting, Interior walls, Size of job: Number of rooms: 2, Number of walls: 8, Paint supplied: Yes, Condition of area: Painted, When: As soon as possible
Painter Job VerifiedHaytham , Brunswick East, VICApril 04, 2018
New MDF wardrobe doors (sliding) need to be painted.
Painter Job VerifiedSam S , Pascoe Vale, VICFebruary 09, 2017
Supplying paint? No, Current condition: Painted - light colour, Exterior walls: 4+, Walls per room: 4, Rooms: 5+, What: Interior walls, Fence painting, Exterior painting, Ceilings, Bathroom / kitchen, Where: Home paintingReview 26 Feb 2017 (last edited 02 Mar 2017)
They came out on more than one occasion, but said they couldnt do the work as other tradies were present both times. Couldn't end up using them for the job.
Other Reviews (1)
Kate K15 Dec 2016 (last edited 15 Dec 2016)
Steve was reliable and thorough and a pleasure to work with. Not one, but two other tradesman that came to do other work at the house commented to me at how hard working Steve and his partner was and how good their work was. Now that's impressive! I will definitely use Steve's services again.
Frequently Asked Questions
How did you decide to get into your line of work?
Followed in fathers footsteps. Worked with him on occasions growing up.
I liked the feeling looking at the finished product.
My father always stressed that pride in your work is an essential ingredient
Are there any special offers you would like to offer to Oneflare customers?
10% off for pensioners.
Free work to the value of 100 dollars with any quote over $2000.
Free Broad Strokes Painting Services pens and pads.
How can a customer save money before you start the work? Please give 3 tips
You can save money on a quote by doing the following:
Take down all wall hangings
Move furniture out of room or into middle of room
Wash down dirty walls and woodwork for interior
Power wash exterior
Are you an insured business and do you guarantee your work?
I am an insured business with Imar insurance.
Insured work for $5 million.
We guarantee all work for 1 year against faulty preparation which would cause paint to crack and peel
What are the typical things that you need to know before you can provide a quote to a customer?
I need to know condition of surfaces to be painted.
This determines whether gap filling woodwork, filling
Plaster , sanding, cleaning mould from bathrooms
Is required. What color to be used. ie. if covering dark color with lighter color then extra coat might be required. quote accordingly .
What questions should a customer ask to hire the right service professional?
Customer should be aware of rogue painters.
Customer should ask for insurance,references
Customer should also be aware that lowest price
Is not always best. You get what you pay for.
What do you like most about your job?
I like to work with the customer to achieve
Best results. Having pride and passion helps
To achieve customer satisfaction guaranteed.
It's also great as meet new people all the time.
What questions do customers commonly ask and how would you answer them?
Customer commonly asks for years of experience, also ask references and photos of work completed.
If I have insurance , how many painters will be doing work,
What type of paint I use
Why should a customer hire you over another service provider?
We use quality materials including Dulux paint, lambs wool rollers and quality bristle brushes.
We are neat, clean, friendly, approachable.
We offer guaranteed work.
We back up our work with references .
Competitive pricing and work within budgets.
How do you normally charge for your service?
We normally charge a total price which includes materials and labor.
This way the price agreed is the price paid.
This ensures the customer that there will be no additional costs incurred . No surprises.
What makes you the most reliable and trustworthy person for the job?
The customer can be assured that our business is reliable and trustworthy .
The customer will have access to testimonials and references . They can feel comfortable in the fact we have serviced many happy clients over a number of years.
What makes your pricing competitive?
Our pricing is competitive as we understand the market .
It is also important to remember that we use quality materials which produces a better result.
We are always open to working within budgets without compromising the end result .
What experience, skills, qualifications or training do you have to make you the right person for the job?
Experience in all facets of painting including glossing, wallpapering, decorative finishes.
We only hire painters with insurance and trade papers.
We are trained in worksafe and OH&S.
each painter has 10 yrs + experience.
Is there a particular aspect of your trade or industry that you specialise in?
We specialise in full gloss enamel for woodwork
Preparation , wall papering, decorative finishes,
Commercial work. Repaints for private residences.
Do you have a favourite customer story you would like to share?
A nice by product of painting is you meet some great people.
I was on a job which was a fairly large one and got on well with the owners where it was hard leaving the job in the end.
It just shows good communication is important