WHAT THEY SAY

TESTIMONIALS

We are a company that offers design and building services for you from initial sketches to the final construction.

Got them into do my hallway and facial and soffits. Lovely guys and we’re very tidy

Mr Donaldson

First class service. Turned up on the agreed day and started right away. Outcome was excellent – better than I imagined it would be – they were clean and tidy and worked that way as well, no mess whatsoever. Would be happy to have them back to undertake any new work I might have.

Carole

Really pleased from start to finish. Very efficient, professional & the work was a carried out as explained in the quote to a clean and timely manner. Definitely use them again.

Irene

Professional, first class service. Started and finished the job on time and everything was completed to an excellent standard, as quoted. The whole job was left neat and tidy when complete, which is a bonus with most tradesmen these days – I didn’t even have to dust!!! I would happily recommend John and his team to all friends and family.

Jim M

We decided to go with JDB to have our entire 2 bedroom flat decorated. Our property is fairly old with a layout that incorporates some awkward angled surfaces and internal heights. Part of the reason we chose JDB was based on their ability to clearly communicate how they would carry out the decorative works in a safe and efficient manner.

We also note the time taken to explain colour and finish options as we had limited knowledge on what was on offer. We really did feel like a priority and that no question was to silly.

In terms of the work, we were delighted to note the quality of the finish and detail (our work also included work to, and around internal cornice sections). Further care was taken to clear up the dust sheets I’m pleased to confirm that our flat was left in a very tidy manner. We were given a sensible timescale on receipt of the quote and I’m very happy to say that the deadlines were met comfortably.

Based on their friendly & patient approach, and excellent quality of work we can’t recommend JDB highly enough.

S Fraser

I contacted JDB services to carry out wall papering of three rooms to create feature walls, JDB advised on types of wallpaper and finish. All work was completed to a high standard. As we were away on holiday at the same we left a key with JDB services and we came back to no mess and a brilliant job. The helpful advise given really helped and makes our living room, dining room and seperate sitting room look amazing

S Crawford

Absolutely over the moon with my new living room and bedroom. I needed plastering and a fresh look to both rooms, and boy did I get just that! Both rooms walls are as flat as pancakes and the cutting in was so clean and sharp. And to top it all off, I had no tidying up to do as there was no mess left behind. I couldn’t recommend JDB any more. Top job, thanks!

Kevin

Highly recommend, specialists in their field. Needed several rooms decorated including painting, wall papering and external painting, and boy it was big style showroom standard! Attention to detail is what these guys prides themselves on. Surperb prices for 5* service no hidden surprises. Always on hand with advice, colour charts and ideas and most importantly fully contactable at all times throughout the job. Housekeeping was exceptionally clean, tidy and respectful at all times. Friendly, honest, approachable and we can’t recommend JCB highly enough. Thanks guys will be using again for sure.

J Bird

JDB did an outstanding job of our spare bedroom. The walls and skirting boards were in need of quite a bit of work as the room had somewhat carelessly been used for storage (by me!), and had taken quite a few knocks to the plaster/woodwork over the years. As we were turning it into a guest bedroom, I really wanted it to look as good as new. I needn’t have concerned myself as the finished work was first class – what a difference! The job was done quickly and professionally with minimal disruption and the utmost attention to detail – I will definitely be using JDB again!

Stuart A

Wanted to upgrade parts of the house … Johnny came and impressed us with his “can do” attitude. Then we started and it got better. Great guys , clean ,quick , pleasant and the result … Perfect ,as Johnny says “we don’t have problems , we have solutions” . More to the point was the result, We got great value for what we paid .. Very very impressed .. Would highly recommend this company . They were so good we recommended them to our daughter who was also so pleased she is having them back to do more.

Barry R

Overall very happy with the service provided by Johnny from JDB Decorating & Property Services. Johnny painted my living room & conservatory and he also made an excellent job of painting a set of french doors that many would not have attempted. Clean, fast & reliable.

Euan

Don’t normally write reviews but JDB deserve the time and effort. Superb quality workmanship. The guys were efficient, friendly and transformed my flat. Nothing was a problem for them. Would highly recommend to anyone..

Louise

I had JDB in last week doing work in my house. They were recommended. What a great job done as well and prompt the service was second to none. Would recommend to anyone. Thanks again

Beth

Great work. Decorated my hall and installed a loft ladder, also layed flooring in attic for more space, had great manners and would definitely recommend them.

Ben M

Can’t recommend Johnny Bisset and JDB Decor enough. I was let down by a few people and picked him from reviews on here and he’ll now be my go to for any decorating needs. He fitted me in at short notice around his other work and the guy he sent Craig did a beautiful job of hall/stairs/landing and bedroom. They deserve these reviews. Nothing was too much trouble and more importantly the customer service and communication was excellent – Something I feel from recent experience is sadly lacking from a lot of tradesmen.

Moira

Thank you to Johnny and JDB for doing such a great job, on time and with no hassle ! Love my hall and stairs , transformed my bathrooms ! Great thank you

Margret

Fantastic job, from start to finish, no mess no hassle great price. Totally transformed our lounge.

Thanks again Johnny.

John G

A year after moving in to our new home we were finally able to put our stamp on it after looking at beige walls. The expert advice and professional service we received from John and the team at JDB has transformed our house into a home. We couldn’t have asked for more. The guys are reliable, professional, tidy and take great pride in what they do. I would have no hesitation in recommending them- in fact they are now painting my mothers house. Thanks for everything. A very happy customer

Barry

Thank you to JDB for such a professional service.
My mother recently had wallpapering and painting done and having had a few quotes was a little apprehensive.
She decided to go with JDB and the results, service and time that they took to explain everything really put her at ease.
She’s not particularly tech savvy but has mentioned how good they were that I felt I should review.
Trustworthy company with great guys.

Stephanie L

Had JDB out for a second time and I’m very impressed with the the guys, Darren and Craig. Can’t fault their work. Johnny was always clear on the work involved and time schedules. Great business and highly recommend.

Lisa B

I couldn’t recommend this company enough they were simply outstanding from start to finish. The owner( Johnny) visited us and explained how they’d do the job and roughly how long it would take. At the time we couldn’t have imagined just how great it would look and how they could do it but the finished job is incredible. Initially it was a full extension but we ended up getting another two rooms done. A special thank you must go to some of their team of Darren, Ben and Craig who were first class with the standard of work but also very reliable and trustworthy. We were blown away also by the fact their sales Director ( Gareth) came to see us throughout making sure it was going well and on time and at the very end gave us a box of chocolates!! This was a gesture that was not needed but they simply wanted to show their appreciation which we were stunned by. They were a real class act and everything Johnny said they’d do they done and much more. Thank you again.

Michelle H

I originally had this company out to fit a couple of doors for me one of which required extra work to fit the space!!. I have since had them out to revamp my hall and have to say that on both occasions everyone who came to work was absolutely fantastic and I cannot praise the company highly enough. As per other reviews Johnny came out to quote me and tell me exactly what would be done and when and they were out when they said and the work was completed when Johnny said it would be. I have recommended the company to work colleagues with the confidence that any job would be finished to the highest quality. Again, fantastic job and thank you. Ev

Evelyn

First class service and quality of work

Iain Horn

Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend this professional team. From my initial enquiry to completion we received first class service and the quality of work is excellent.

Sonja

We recently used JDB Decorating Services and found them to be fantastic. They were flexible, good value for money, great timekeepers and finished the work to a high standard. Would not hesitate in either using them again or recommending them to friends and family. Job well done.

Lynne

Very happy with the work carried out to our two bedrooms, all done for a competative price. Our house was left clean and tidy after the job, already booked again for another job based on our experience!

Mr and Mrs Fraser

Top job!

Given that the initial email enquiry was answered within about 20 mins and Johnny was here within a few days, i would have no hesitation in recommending JBD.

Great service, great cost and professional approach.

Future job already lined up and given the cost and finishing can see more heading JDB’s way.

Strongly recommend without hesitation!

Stephen G

We have just used JDB to paint the wooden facia and sofits as well as the front door. We had been let down by other painters who never turned up but Johnny was round within a day of phoning and offered a competitive price. The finished job looks fantastic and even the conservatory out the back was no obstacle! He was always in contact with us and even recommended the perfect colour for the door. Wouldn’t hesitate in using again! Martin

Martin F

Excellent job, great price ames taping a damaged wall in my house. The trials of having teenagers left the wall a little worse for wear, but after your visit, it’s now as good as new. Really delighted, and I highly recommend JDB Decorating & Property Services.

Robert H

I needed a job done quickly but have always done my own decorating, so it was a real leap of faith for me to invite Johnny and his team into my home. Not only did Johnny schedule the job in to suit my timescales, but Craig and Ben were absolutely fantastic. They installed coving and decorated 2 rooms and the standard and quality of their work is exceptional. They were a pleasure to have in my home. If, like me, you are unsure of inviting a decorating firm into your home, don’t think twice about calling Johnny and his team – the best recommendation I can give is to say I now plan to have the boys back to re-decorate my whole house!

Fiona B

We would highly recommend JDB to anyone looking for any decorating done in their home. Great service and finished to absolute perfection. We are so happy with the work done and will definitely use JDB again in future. Very reliable, professional and efficient! Thanks so much again!

Lisa D

I had 6 rooms stripped and decorated. All finishes were completed to perfection, not a blemish was found. I didn’t even need to clean up after the work was complete, they were that tidy. I am a very satisfied customer and will definitely be recommending you to my friends and colleagues.

Kevin C

Just had some internal decorating completed by JDB services and we could not have been happier with both the quality of the finish and the high standard of customer service.
John and his team went out of their way to get our house completed before Christmas and we really appreciate the quick turnaround from our initial enquiry to completion of the works.
Will always be first on the list when requiring works done and would not hesitate in recommending them to friends and family.

Andy A

I’ve used JDB on numerous occasions now quite simply because they do what they promise. They are so reliable with first class quality of workmanship. They’ve decorated many of our rooms plus external paintwork. Their joiner was also outstanding doing a great job fitting a new kitchen.
We can’t recommend the guys enough and even the level of communication is excellent by keeping us updated with what’s happening.

Trust me if you need work done don’t hesitate to try them. Thanks again

Gary W

 
Staying in Edinburgh we always found it difficult to find tradesmen we got value for money. We decided to get a number of quotes but not just with cost JDB were so far ahead.
They explained everything in more detail than anyone then the staff were all so reliable and friendly.
The work carried out is outstanding and since then we’ve recommended them to a number of people in fife and Edinburgh all delighted with them.
Thanks for creating such a nice family home.

Ryan J

I previously had a nightmare with tradesmen making appointments for a qoute to have my hall refurbished then not turn up. Until I had contacted JDB Decorating and Property Maintenance. John was here ahead of time and provided a quote that was both accurate and within timescales promised. I have had the ceilngs plastered, spotlights installed and sockets and switches changed by Alan and then all paintwork was prepared and carried out by Jordan and Barry who are very nice, polite and tidied up after they had finished. ABSOLUTELY DELIGHTED with my new hall. I will definitely recommend JDB and will be keeping their number in my mobile for future projects

Susan B

From start to finish the service we received from Johnny and his team was first rate. Our living room is now transformed thanks to these guys and I couldn’t be happier. The standard of workmanship is very high – we needed our 100 year old fireplace tied back into the wall (due to poor workmanship by a stove company) and this was not a problem for him. It is now looking superb! We would not hesitate to recommend JDB. As others have said already, Johnny is on the ball from the first point of contact and they are there when they say they’ll be there. Very happy customers.

Nancy

Got our hall and landing painted. Very good workmanship and very professional. Explained the whole process from start to finish. I wouldn’t hesitate to use the company again. Thank You.

L Martin

We were very pleased with everything that Craig and Ben have done in our house which included our new kitchen/diner extension, hall and staircase plus our lounge. Their attention to detail ensured that we had a first class job from them both and they were a pleasure to have working in our house. They kept us informed, arrived on time and cleared up everything before they went.

They helped us chose the colours and ensured that they matched our new kitchen perfectly including coming up with an ideal solution for some ratty old window framing. Craig did a fantastic job marrying in old coving with new – not an easy task.

Will certainly will use your company again for any future decorating and have no hesitation in recommending them.

Mary O

Our second time using JDB and another excellent job. Johnny is extremely helpful and professional as are his team of painters. We live in an old property and had some issues with previous water damage, Johnny and his team worked hard to rectify the problems, ensuring a great final result. JDB are completely professional and trusted, we left them with our keys to have the work completed when we were away, the work was completed and the house left clean and tidy. Johnny is always contactable and offers lots of ideas and options, he personally checks you are completely satisfied with the work at the completion of the job. Excellent value for money and excellent service. Thanks again for a job well done! We would highly recommend JDB.

Andrew S

10/10 Highly recommend Absolutely top class service!! Wouldn’t go anywhere else

Debbie P

I have used JDB numerous times for a variety of work in my property. A good reliable service with all the work finished to a high standard.
Johnny and the team are highly recommended

Andy C

We had JDB in to paint our exterior woodwork. They were a pleasure to deal with: professional, with good communication throughout and very respectful of our property. Looking at our front porch now, I wish we’d done this much sooner! Would recommend.

Scarlet

I initially got JDB in to do decoration work within the property but we were also having issues with our roof. I wasn’t aware they had a roofing side to the business so decided to get their advice and a quote. They were so honest even suggesting we get other quotes and we did but we decided to go ahead with JDB as their knowledge and honesty were head and shoulders above the others. The work was completed on time and at the agreed price and already my neighbours have asked for their details.
I can’t endorse them enough as they have every trade needed covered with the one company and their workmanship is second to none. I’ve now had Decorating, Joinery and Roofing done and every job has been outstanding. All the staff deserve a special mention too as they are really friendly and very hardworking.

Anonymous

Excellent job performed on a flood damaged ceiling. Workmanship flawless, would highly recommend JDB’s services.

Megan

What a fabulous job JDB made decorating my daughters flat. Nothing was too much trouble for Derek and Ryan. Very considerate, friendly and they left the place spotless at the end of the job.

Quality of work is superb. We are very impressed.

The Job was well coordinated by John and Lesley. Started and finished as agreed. Great communication. Thank you.

Would not hesitate to recommend JDB.

Louise S

From the estimate to the finish, everything was brilliant. Very helpful in all area’s, from contacting the office to the guys on site. The guys did an amazing job. I would recommend JDB 100% everytime

Kenny H

JDB Decorating and Property Services undertook the renovation of the render on our (external) stairwell and the repainting of the walls and metal railings. The quality of preparation and work was fantastic and was completed within the expected timescale. As part of the planned work, it was suggested that we have the stairwell pressure hosed too – to remove moss and staining – which was a great idea. What a transformation! We were extremely pleased with the work carried out, Johnny and his team were professional and highly skilled and did not pressure us to undertake more work than was necessary (e.g we were able to retain the majority of the (sound) render, which was good). We would not hesitate to recommend them.

Jane O

We had woodwork in our conservatory that had suffered water and sun damage to the original varnishing. When Johnny came to see the job, he advised using a special blocking primer to cover the staining. The job was so well done. When he saw the job, Darren suggested using an oil based paint on top to help protect the wood from the high temperatures and it was applied brilliantly. It has also lasted extremely well. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend JDB, as everyone from first contact to the completion of the work was friendly and so very professional. The materials they used were of first class professional quality and expertly used. I usually find it quite difficult to recommend trades people, as there always seems to be an aspect of their work which is below par. Not so with JDB, they’re five star.

Alan B

They do what it says on the tin!! Great service from getting an estimate to completing the job. Careful conscientious workers and great at cleaning up.
Had two jobs done , including wallpapering everything first class. No hesitation in going back to get more work done.

George M

I have used JDB numerous times over the past few years. I have had a kitchen refitted, Kitchen and bedrooms redecorated as well.
Good reliable team with all work completed in time and to a really high standard

Andy C

JDB decorated one room for us initially but we were so impressed we had them back to paint the whole house. We also had new decking laid and slabs relaid. The guys are polite, clean efficient and friendly. The jobs were done on time and very professionally completed. The price was very competitive. I would thoroughly recommend them.

Alan

Excellent company . Always on time, very friendly and tidy. Would recommend this company. Ha
L, stairs and kitchen painted. Kitchen tiled.

Alison K

JDB have recently completed redecoration works at our home and we would like to say how delighted we are with the completed work.We have used many tradesmen in the past and these guys were up there with the best of them. We initially thought they were a little expensive but soon found out we were getting complete value for our money. We would have no hesitation in recommending this company and we would certainly use them again.

Graeme F

No need to look anywhere else. I had always obtained different quotes from different companies for jobs but will now always use JDB. Price is always fair and work is always completed to a high standard. A relief to have a company I can trust for any home improvement tasks, big or small.

David Gill

JDB did a full refurb of my flat, including rewiring, replacing the ceilings, securing the floorings, replastering the entire flat as well as decorating. The quality of the whole job was exceptional and I can’t recommend JDB highly enough.

Ian Campbell

I have used this company on more than one occasion. Friendly and honest service. Excellent work by reliable tradesmen. Reasonable prices and no mess. I can certainly recommend them. They’ve been growing steadily so they’re obviously doing something right.

David Stocks

So impressed with the quality and service from JDB – they are brilliant. Great job decorating – workmanship outstanding and they are great folk to have around too. Can’t recommend highly enough

Adele Borrowman

Great service and all tidied up when done. First class job.

Gill Main

The team from JDB Decorating are great! Very committed to quality and good service- highly recommend!

Stephanie Kerk

I was very impressed with the attention to detail and the level of customer service provided by all the guys at JDB.

I would highly recommend them for all forms of painting and decorating, especially if you have something a little out of the ordinary to be done.

Neil Alexander

Excellent job, great price ames taping a damaged wall in my house. The trials of having teenagers left the wall a little worse for wear, but after your visit, it’s now as good as new. Really delighted, and I highly recommend JDB Decorating & Property Services.

Robert Hesketh

Huge thanks to Derek and Ryan who recently painted and wallpapered our hallway. Both were friendly, and professional throughout. The quality of the finish is outstanding, with real attention to detail. They left the area clean and tidy, would highly recommend!

Gemma Mackie

JDB have just finished renovating a couple of rooms in my house and I’m delighted with the job they did. From start to finish they were friendly & professional and were more than happy to make changes to the original plan and also gave us some good alternative ideas. Would highly recommend JDB and will definitely use them again.

Morag Inglis

JDB have done various bits of work for us over the past few years and every time they’ve done an excellent job. The guys are always polite and friendly, and they take time to understand the requirements before doing the work, which is always done to a very high standard. Highly recommended.

Vicky Shorrock

First class professional workmanship from start to finish, I want to say a huge thank you to Darren and Brian, nothing was any trouble, we are so happy with our new house makeover, would highly recommend JDB to all our friends and family.

Robert Allan

Really glad we were recommended these guys.
Very professional replacement of kitchen floor due to leak. Great workmanship with minimal mess. Delighted with new floor!

Jacqueline McCafferty

Just had my flat renovated after flood damage during those bad weather days! what a brilliant job the guys done, they were friendly and professional and I had full trust in them – I even left them keys as I was working and I never feel confident to do that. The end job was finished to an excellent standard and they even cleaned up so no mess was left. the customer service from Johnie and his team was brilliant, always able to contact them and nothing was a hassle. I will now only use this company for any future work and highly recommend!

Karen Anne

JDB have just done my Bathroom amazing job, very efficient, tidy polite and customer service was the best, would recommend you, thank you for my lovely bathroom Veda and Rab Johnston

Veda Johnston