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Commercial decorators

Alan Cox Decorators have been providing commercial painting services across Leicestershire and beyond since 1984.

Every business has a distinctive image. Our decorating company can help you to project that image with style and flair. With the fully qualified decorators on your team, we are on hand to help you achieve the results you want.

Our commercial decorators sets a very high bar when it comes to both professionalism and safety – we provide bespoke risk assessments and method statements for every project and hold £5million public liability insurance.

As well as undertaking work for commercial clients throughout Leicester, Nottingham, Derby and the surrounding area, we are able to provide advice on how best to carry out your project. We also work alongside principal contractors to help achieve the client’s vision.

Our expert team of decorators has decades of combined knowledge and experience in designing attractive shopfronts that make a maximum impact from any angle!

While commercial painting contracts are a core part of our business, we have found that clients appreciate access to other services as well. From the redecoration to industrial units to provide a more welcoming environment for schools. We are on hand to support you in your next painting and decorating project.

Working with Alan Cox Decorators means you get direct contact at every stage of the process with our team of experts. We’ll provide advice on which decorating materials will be most effective – and which you should avoid, saving valuable time and money as well as making sure it lasts for years to come.

Working with commercial decorators who have been in business for over 30 years also means that we have developed a strong network of partners who are the best in their field. We’re committed to using only the best materials from carefully vetted sources – always at affordable rates.

We’ll also work with sites in need of industrial painting and coating: if you own a warehouse, factory or other commercial unit and want to make it look more attractive to potential visitors while increasing product life span, we can help.

As well as providing advice on decorating, our dedicated decorators are happy to work with new businesses looking to set up shopfitting operations or refurbish existing installations. We know exactly what works best for each

We are constantly working with suppliers to provide the best value for money which ensures that even small businesses can get access to top-quality materials. Our team will also take care of sourcing updated designs so your shop is always looking modern and fresh!

Having built up such a strong network of partners during our time in business, we are able to complete larger jobs with ease. As part of our ongoing work with commercial painting companies in the area, we regularly offer discounted rates on materials and labour costs to community groups, charities and other non-profit organisations. This ensures they can receive the best possible services at prices they can afford.

Our sectors

In addition to our commercial painting services, we specalise in industrial painting. Our dedicated team of Painters and Decorators have extensive experience in painting various industrial structures, including factories, warehouses, and production facilities. We understand the unique challenges that come with industrial painting, such as working at heights, painting in confined spaces, and working around heavy machinery. Therefore, we take all necessary precautions to ensure that the painting decorating is completed safely, efficiently, and within the specified timeframe on such a large job.

We use top-quality paints and coatings that are specially formulated to withstand the harsh conditions of industrial environments. These paints and coatings provide excellent durability, resistance to corrosion, and protection against weathering. Our painters and decorators are fully equipped and trained to handle all types of industrial painting jobs, from small touch-ups to large-scale projects. We work closely with our clients to ensure that their specific requirements are met and that they are completely satisfied with the end result. At our core, we have a high standard and are dedicated to providing exceptional service and exceeding our clients’ expectations. 

Free provide a competitive price and a free quote, so if you are looking for a Painting and Decorating firm, they please do contact us on 01530 249799

A well-designed and painted office can enhance the productivity and morale of your employees while creating an inviting and professional environment for your clients. At our company, we offer comprehensive office painting services that cater to the unique needs of your business. Our team of skilled painters will work with you to choose the perfect colour scheme and finish that aligns with your brand image and office aesthetic.

We understand that office painting decorating can disrupt daily operations, so we strive to work efficiently and minimize any interruptions. We will schedule the painting project at a time that is most convenient for you and your team. Our team will also take utmost care to protect your furniture, flooring, and other valuable assets during the painting process.

Upon completion, we will conduct a thorough clean-up to ensure that your office is ready for business as usual. With our exceptional office painting decorating services, you can transform your office into a vibrant workspace that inspires creativity and professionalism.

A well-painted shop can attract more customers and create a welcoming atmosphere that encourages them to stay longer and make a purchase. At our company, we specialize in providing high-quality shop painting services that cater to the unique needs of your business. With over 40 years of experience in the industry, we understand the importance of creating a visual impact that aligns with your brand image and enhances your customer’s shopping experience.

Our team of skilled painters will work with you to choose the perfect color scheme and finish that creates a cohesive and inviting environment. We understand that shop painting can cause disruptions to your business operations, so we strive to work efficiently and minimize any interruptions. Our team will also take utmost care to protect your products, flooring, and other valuable assets during the painting process. Upon completion, we will conduct a thorough clean-up to ensure that your shop is ready for business as usual. 

With our exceptional shop painting services, you can transform your shop into a visual masterpiece that attracts more customers and enhances your brand image all at a competitive price.

Repainting a School, College or university can breathe new life into the learning environment and create a positive atmosphere for students and faculty. Our company offers a range of school and university painting services, tailored to your specific needs and preferences. Our team of NVQ qualified painters will work with you to choose the perfect colors and finishes that promote a comfortable and stimulating learning environment.

We understand that safety is a top priority in schools and universities. That’s why our team is equipped with IPAFF training and expertise in working with scissor lifts and cherry pickers, ensuring safe and efficient completion of projects at heights. Additionally, we use high-quality paints and coatings that are non-toxic and low-odor, providing a safe and healthy environment for students and staff alike. We strive to work around your schedule and minimize any disruption to classes or activities, ensuring a smooth and seamless painting experience.

Transform your school or university into a vibrant and modern space with our exceptional painting and decorating services. With 40 years of experience and a commitment to quality and excellence, we are the perfect partner for your redecoration project. Contact us today to discuss your needs and request a quote.

Common questions

Our dedicated team of Painters and Decorators use an extensive range of to meet the requirements of our Commercial Clients which include;

Zinsser AllCoat

is a water-based, multi-surface paint that is suitable for use on a variety of substrates, including metal, wood, plastic, and more. It dries quickly, allowing for fast recoating and minimal downtime. Plus, it resists chipping, flaking, and fading, ensuring long-lasting protection and beauty. With a range of finishes available, including gloss, satin, and matte, we can help you achieve the perfect look for your space.

Rustoleum paint

is another product we offer that can provide superior protection and aesthetic appeal. We use Rustoleum products for both interior and exterior painting projects, as they are known for their durability and high-quality finish. Rustoleum paints can resist harsh weather conditions, moisture, and UV rays, making them ideal for commercial customers that require long-lasting protection against wear and tear.


is another trusted brand that we use for our painting projects. With a wide range of colors and finishes available, we can help you create the perfect atmosphere for your school or university. Dulux paints are known for their high-quality, long-lasting finish that resists stains and scuffs, making them ideal for high-traffic areas. Our team of NVQ qualified staff has the expertise to apply Dulux paints with precision and care, ensuring a smooth and flawless finish.


is our go to choice for a paint which provides fire protection. The Fire-resistant coating is engineered to prevent the spread of flames and fire across a specified area. When the paint is heated, it discharges a gas that suppresses the blaze. It can be used on surfaces indoors and outdoors, but needs to be rigorously tested for fire safety against British safety standards BS 476 suppling a level of fire protection. Should you need a product of this nature, we will work with our suppliers to ensure that we are using the correct materials. 


Our Decorating Company, has many years experience in hanging wide vinyl, which is particularly useful for large commercial spaces. As a commercial decorator in Leicester, our team is equipped with the skills to transform any space into an inviting and professional area. Our commercial decorating services include everything from initial design concepts to the final touches of the project. We understand the importance of creating a space that is not only visually appealing but also functional for our clients’ needs. Our team takes the time to understand the brand and vision of each business we work with to ensure our decorating aligns perfectly with their goals. Whether it’s a retail store or office space, our team of experts has the skills and experience necessary to create a space that will leave a lasting impression on all who enter.

Alan Cox Decorators has been providing commercial decorating services for over 30 years. We have become widely known for our expertise in this field, having built a reputation for delivering high-quality work on time and on budget. Our team of experienced professionals is equipped to handle projects of any size, whether it be an office building or a retail space. We understand that commercial decorating requires a different approach than residential decorating, as businesses need to create an atmosphere that is inviting and conducive to work or commerce. With this in mind, we work closely with our clients to ensure that their vision is brought to life while still adhering to industry standards and safety regulations. At Alan Cox Decorators, we take pride in our commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction, which is why we continue to be the go-to choice for commercial decorating services.

All in all, Alan Cox Decorators for many years has been a leading commercial decorator based in Leicester and provides the latest techniques and equipment to efficiently and effectively hang wide vinyl with a high-quality finish that lasts. With this proven track record of success for our commercial clients, you can trust Alan Cox Decorators for your commercial decorating needs.

We understand the importance of trust and dependability when it comes to providing painting services. This is why we aim to be reliable painters that our clients can always count on. We strive to maintain open and honest communication with our clients from start to finish, ensuring that all their needs and expectations are met. Our team of experienced painters is dedicated to delivering high-quality results and completing projects on time and within budget. We use only the best materials and techniques to achieve flawless finishes that will stand the test of time. Whether it’s a small residential project or a large commercial undertaking, we take every job seriously and approach it with the same level of professionalism and attention to detail. Our goal is to earn our clients’ trust and satisfaction, and we work tirelessly to achieve just that.

This is why our Commercial Painter and Decorator Leicester Team are experienced in working out-of-hours, to meet your requirements.

We understand that as a business owner, you have a lot on your plate, and sometimes it may not be possible to have painting work done during regular business hours. That’s why we offer flexible scheduling and are happy to work out-of-hours to ensure that your painting project is completed on time and with minimal disruption to your business operations.

Our team of Painter and Decorators have undergone rigorous training to operate scissor lifts and cherry pickers safely and efficiently. This allows us to complete decorating works at heights with ease, ensuring that complete a high standard of work every time . We take safety seriously and adhere to all health and safety regulations to ensure that our staff and clients are safe at all times.

Our office is Leicester and offer our commercial painting and decorating services to areas including Nottingham, Derby, Northampton, Sheffield, and Birmingham. Our team of NVQ qualified painters and decorators can travel to your location and provide expert services to transform your school or university into a beautiful and functional space.

Alan Cox Decorators always work in a professional manner. We place great importance on health and safety, and we take all necessary precautions to ensure a safe working environment for everyone involved in our projects. We carry out detailed risk assessments before commencing any project and provide method statements that outline the steps we will take to minimize risks. Our team is fully trained and equipped with the necessary personal protective equipment (PPE) to carry out their work safely. We keep the closest attention to ensure that our work meets all relevant health and safety regulations and standards.

We understand that health and safety is a critical aspects of our decorating works, and we take pride in our excellent track record in this area. Our team is vigilant in identifying potential hazards and taking the necessary steps to mitigate them. We ensure that all our staff are aware of and comply with our strict health and safety policies. At the end of each project, we carry out a thorough review to identify any areas that may require improvement and implement corrective actions promptly. We believe that our attention to detail and commitment to health and safety is what sets us apart from other commercial painting companies, and we strive to maintain our high standards in everything we do.

Commercial Painter and Decorator Leicester

Alan Cox Decorators are proud members of the Painting and Decorating Association. In order to achieve this membership, references are verified to ensure works supplied by us is to the highest standard.

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Why choose Alan cox decorators

As reliable painters, we know that sometimes painting 9-5 does not work! That is why we create a scheme of work that is tailored around your business needs this includes providing a service seven days and week and out of hours working. We aim to provide excellent service in a professional manner, so are here when you need us.

We always strive to provide our clients with a competitive quotation for their projects. Our team of painters and decorators are experts in understanding the importance of offering a fair and reasonable price, so we take the time to carefully analyze each project and provide a free quote that is both accurate and competitive.

We also understand that each project is unique, and we work closely with our clients to ensure that their specific needs are met while still keeping the quotation competitive.

Our head office is dedicated to ensuring that this process runs smoothly, and our team can be reached at any time to answer any questions or concerns our clients may have. Ultimately, our goal is to build strong and lasting relationships with our clients by offering a professional service at a competitive price.