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APC Decorating to get new Dulux Colour Sensor and Scanner

At the start of 2021 APC Decorating will get the new Dulux Colour Sensor and Scanner. The Dulux Trade Colour Sensor and Scanner helps painters and decorators to quickly and accurately scan colours and then visualize and match them in seconds using the Dulux Trade Colour Sensor app. In this video, Decorator Trevor Mangan gives his review of the Dulux Trade Colour Sensor.

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Adrian accepting his Dulux Select Decorator Category Winner award in early 2016

Adrian Croker, APC Decorating wins the Dulux Select Decorator - Internal Category award for 2016

APC Decorating win the Dulux Select Decorator of the Year Award 2016

Adrian Croker was awarded the Dulux Select Decorator of the Year award for 2016 in the Internal Category at a ceremony at the Dulux headquarters in Spring of 2016.

The work that he received the award for was for was on the hall and stairs of a property in Devon - you can see the before and after pictures here...

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Adrian with the winner of the Your Home magazine competition

Mrs Sykes decorating competition winner of "Your Home" magazine with Adrian Croker (owner of APC Decorating) who she chose to complete her prize of a fully decorated room

APC Decorating chosen by
"Your Home" Magazine winner!

As APC Decorating enter their 18th year of successful trading, they celebrated with Dulux competition winner, Mrs C. Sykes. Mrs Sykes entered a decorating competition in "Your Home" magazine and became the lucky winner!

Mrs Sykes chose APC Decorating from a vast choice of decorators because of their excellent customer reviews and high standard of professional workmanship reported on the Dulux Select Decorator website. Mrs Sykes of Exeter says "I am very pleased that I chose Adrian to complete my prize & have the privilege of his exceptional workmanship. Adrian has an excellent approach and attention to detail whether during the thorough preparation work or the finish. Adrian also has a very welcome, warm manner and his skills have given me a room that is a pleasure to work in and just to enjoy."

APC Decorating prides itself in providing high quality, professional workmanship, no matter how big or small the job. Adrian Croker says, "I was very proud to be chosen by Mrs. Sykes considering she had such a choice of decorators to choose from. It was a pleasure to decorate for her and we are thrilled that she is delighted with the finished result!"

Adrian adds, "Business has been steady this past year, however we recognise that everybody is finding it hard at the moment, however it is important that people try to keep up the maintenance of the exterior of their homes and to keep the value, or indeed add to it. A fresh coat of paint can dramatically transform the appearance of your home."

Adrian has the title of Dulux Select Decorators & trust mark government registered standards membership which he hs very proud of. The team are regularly assessed, most recently in October 2011 for workmanship, experience, loyalty, reliability and customer service.

The team are constantly updating their knowledge on Dulux select courses. APC Decorating also has their construction skill and health & safety certificates issue by the CITB, ensuring customer peace of mind, along with NVQ 2 & 3 skills award and decorative finishing City and Guilds. They also have training in spray painting and advanced wallpapering. Adrian says, "I have built up an excellent team of tradesmen who abide by the same professional standards as we do, including artexers, plasterers, electricians, plumbers, carpenters and builders!"

Adrian says, "I am more than happy to give free advice and quotations, all part of the customer service!" Adrian can be contacted on the numbers or by the email address at the top of this page.