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Dobson Painting offers the following services:
Frequently Asked Questions
Why should a customer hire you over another service provider?
Testament to Dobson Painting’s superior quality service is the large number of return clients and many testimonials and referrals that we receive from our satisfied customers. Some of our regular clients include the Canberra Theatre, Royal Australian Mint, Canberra Hospital, ACT Government, Gorman House, Parliament House, Mawson and Raiders Clubs, Tuggeranong Arts Centre, Aldi's, Bike Culture, Coffee Guru.....
What experience, skills, qualifications or training do you have to make you the right person for the job?
After 30 years experience, Nick Dobson is one of Canberra’s most experienced painters. Dobson Painting is sought after for specialist works in private homes, government and commercial assets and heritage buildings. Dobson Painting is a registered Master Painters Association (ACT) business.
Is there a particular aspect of your trade or industry that you specialise in?
Dobson Painting specialises in maintenance painting of residential homes, government and commercial assets. We provide advice on colour selections, decorative finishes, new and up-to-date paint choices and ways to make your job more cost effective.
How do you normally charge for your service?
After you contact us we will meet you on site, discuss the finish you are aiming for and provide advice on options. Our free Works Proposals will outline timing, cost, products and our suggested approach to your job.
What makes your pricing competitive?
Dobson Painting will never be the cheapest but we are always the best. If quality and longevity of your paint work is important to you then engaging a Master Painter is highly recommended. We don't cut corners on preparation, we don't dilute paint, we never use shoddy unqualified tradespeople and we turn up when we say we will and stay till the job is complete.
Are there any special offers you would like to offer to Oneflare customers?
To ensure you can make an informed choice when deciding on your colour scheme, we offer a free one hour colour consultancy with every job valued at $200 (T&C's apply)
How can a customer save money before you start the work? Please give 3 tips
Discuss with us the skills you have or the ways you would like to get involved in the planning and preparation of your job and it may be possible to save some time and money.
What are the typical things that you need to know before you can provide a quote to a customer?
Before we meet it is helpful if you understand the size of your job, when you want it done, some sense of colour schemes and any budgetary expectations
Are you an insured business and do you guarantee your work?
We have all the requisite Workers Compensation and Public Liability policies in place and also hold Asbestos Awareness and Site Safety Cards (White Card)
What questions should a customer ask to hire the right service professional?
Choosing the right painter and ensuring that you get the finish you're expecting can be very daunting. There are many important differences between painting operators, paint quality, tools and experience. Always choose a painter who is a registered Master Painter to ensure you have the right formal protections in place.
What makes you the most reliable and trustworthy person for the job?
Whether it’s a small home, multi-storey commercial building or government asset we guarantee the highest quality work by qualified tradespeople who are dedicated to their trade, clean, courteous and on time, every time.
What questions do customers commonly ask and how would you answer them?
Are you a registered Master Painter? When can you start? What paint products do you use? What warranties do you provide? We answer ALL those questions and more in our personalised 'Works Proposal's. We don't just give 'free quotes' we outline all the details so you know exactly what your are paying for.
What do you like most about your job?
We love turning our clients visions into our mission. When our clients appreciate our teams hard work its always rewarding.
Do you have a favourite customer story you would like to share?
Every client is important to us. Client satisfaction is one of the key pillars of our business and we always strive to ensure our work is completed to the standard they expect.
How did you decide to get into your line of work?
Dobson Painting is a second generation family business that is well loved and well regarded in Canberra and the surrounding region.