The Painting and Decorating Show
Join Joel Bardall as he takes a look at all the latest topics from the world of Painting and Decorating including product launches, top tips, and special guests.Joel will also be joined by some of the biggest names from across the industry giving their view on the latest news and developments.The Painting and Decorating Show on Fix Radio is brought to you in partnership with Leyland SDM.
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76. Joel Bardall's Painting & Decorating Year In Review
Wednesday, December 8th, 2021
Joel talks through the year in trade from his experiences, paints, tools and lessons learnt from 2021. Also paints and finishes to try when combating damp and mould through the winter months and a look ahead to 2022
75. Michael Stojsavljević - MES Painting & Decorating
Tuesday, November 30th, 2021
Joel is joined by Michael Stojsavljević to discuss his experiences working in a crowded market full of other top decorators. How he stands out from the crowd, His experiences at the National Painting & Decorating Show. Also, favourite paints, tools,...
74. John Kerry - Back On The Tools After A Health Scare
Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021
John Kerry, Painter & Decorator returns to the show to talk about his recent health scare and how it's transformed the way he approaches every aspect of the trade. John & Joel talk about why decorators are overworked and the traps you can fall into...
73. Callum Bonner - World Skills Winner
Tuesday, November 16th, 2021
Joel Bardall is joined by Callum Bonner, who won an award at the 2019 World Skills event in Kazan. Callum talks about his experiences setting up his business Pristine Decor at the age of 23, What it was like setting up a business during the pandemic,...
72. Dan Rolfe - Rolfe Decor
Tuesday, November 9th, 2021
Dan Rolfe talks about how the boom in business throughout 2021 has left him exhausted and frustrated with the day to day of being a decorator. Dan talks about plans he has to remedy this and then later Joel & Dan talk through previous jobs, tools and...
71. Adrian Humphries - A. Humphries Painters & Decorators
Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
Adrian joins Joel to talk about his experiences working on heritage projects, Whether he prefers heritage vs. domestic and commercial and the differences with each of them. Also favourite paint systems, tools and more
70. Jonathan Graham - JG Decorator - Returns
Tuesday, October 26th, 2021
Jonathan Graham returns to discuss VOCs in paint, teaching the trade and working on exteriors
69. Jonathan Graham - JG Decorator - Talks To Joel Bardall
Tuesday, October 19th, 2021
JG Decorator joins Joel Bardall to discuss his stance on the masking tape debate as well as the responsibility decorators have to environmentally conscious
68. Joel Bardall Discusses Work Van Cloning, Battle Of The Ceiling Paints & Pressures Of Social Media
Tuesday, October 12th, 2021
Joel talks through the positives and negatives of ceiling paints currently on the market, The time his work van licence plate was cloned, Pressures of social media as a decorator and an embarrassing moment with a client
67. Joanna - Decor By Jo - Part 2
Wednesday, October 6th, 2021
Joel Bardall rounds off his discussion with Joanna from Decor By Jo. Joel & Jo discuss tools, paints, funny stories & Joel has the results from a recent social media poll on exteriors
66. Joanna - Decor By Jo
Tuesday, September 28th, 2021
Joel Bardall is joined by Joanna from Decor By Jo. Jo discusses how she got into the trade, set up her own business, memorable jobs and Joel on how to avoid burnout from work as a decorator
65. Ian Howie - Robert Howie & Son - Part 2
Monday, September 20th, 2021
Ian Howie returns to round off his chat with Joel. Ian talks about how innovations in technology have helped him complete his work on heritage buildings and castles around Scotland & England, How the skills needed as a traditional decorator differs...
64. Ian Howie - Robert Howie & Son
Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
Joel Bardall is joined by Ian Howie to discuss the restoration and traditional painting & decorating he carries out across Scotland. How he got into the family business, tools, paints and memorable jobs completed over the years
63. Liam Cleary - L&S Painting & Decorating - Part 2
Tuesday, August 24th, 2021
Liam Cleary returns to the show to discuss his experience using online directories, Domestic vs. commercial work, Why decorators don't like hanging wallpaper, Tools, Tricks of the trade and more
62. Liam Cleary - L&S Painting & Decorating
Tuesday, August 10th, 2021
Joel is joined by Liam Cleary from Derby to discuss the covid construction boom and why he thinks good tradespeople will always be in demand, The projects he's most proud of completing throughout his career and some nightmare moments, Oil based vs....
61. Self Priming Paints, Callbacks On Jobs & On-Site Pranks
Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021
Joel Bardall is joined by himself this week to talk self priming paints and whether they're all they are cracked up to be. Also how he's using YouTube to promote his business and improve traffic to his website. Joel also covers how he handled a...
60. Nick Sammut - Rushmoor Painting & Decorating - Part 2
Friday, July 30th, 2021
Nick returns to round off his chat with Joel and discusses social media, favourite paints, tools and also talks spraying and gives a good tip when using water based paints. Joel also talks about the recent weather and some of the skills he would look...
59. Nick Sammut - Rushmoor Painting & Decorating
Friday, July 23rd, 2021
Joel is joined by Nick Sammut after their appearance together on the Festool live event in June. Nick talks about the difficulties he's had finding good apprentices, his experiences learning his trade and some of his favourite jobs and nightmare moments
58. Liam Gent Painting & Decorating - Part 2
Friday, July 16th, 2021
Liam Gent returns to talk social media, working on exteriors, favourite paints, tools and some early advice he was given in his career that's stuck with him
57. Liam Gent Painting & Decorating
Friday, July 9th, 2021
Liam Gent joins Joel for the first of two chats on the show. Liam shares some hilarious stories of strange and challenging clients, his backstory of how he got into decorating and Joel reflects on joining Clive Holland as a guest on this show one year ago
56. Titanium Dioxide & Sustainable Innovations In The Paint Industry
Friday, July 2nd, 2021
Joel Bardall talks about the recent Festool live event, Titanium dioxide and using the natural world to create sustainable innovations in the paint industry
55. Kevin Tingley AKA The Paint Warrior - Part 2
Friday, June 25th, 2021
Kevin Tingley returns to the show to talk about memorable jobs, challenging jobs and some advice for decorators that might want to give TikTok a go
54. Kevin Tingley AKA The Paint Warrior
Friday, June 18th, 2021
The Paint Warrior joins Joel Bardall to discuss his journey to half a million followers on TikTok, becoming the boss and his favourite tools, paints and more.
53. Hilarious Decorating Fails, Festool & More!
Friday, June 11th, 2021
Joel Bardall talks through ways of promoting your business to potential clients that aren't looking online, Hilarious decorating mishaps on & off-site and there's news on an event with Festool and some tool talk in general.
52. Jon Mears - Author, Podcaster & Sales/Marketing Expert - Part 2
Friday, June 4th, 2021
Jon Mears returns to round off his conversation with Joel. They discuss using social media and video to help grow awareness of your business online, more about Jon’s books and podcast, a lowdown on industry related news like paint shortages and a bit...
51. Jon Mears - Author, Podcaster & Sales/Marketing Expert
Thursday, May 27th, 2021
Jon Mears returns to the show to discuss his new book, new podcast and petition to tackle van tool theft.
50. Michael iDecorate - Part 2
Friday, May 21st, 2021
Michael from iDecorate returns to discuss favourite tools, paints as well as advice on pricing, spraying and social media.
49. Micheal - iDecorate
Friday, May 14th, 2021
Joel Bardall is joined by Micheal from iDecorate for the first in a two part conversation on the show. In this episode, Micheal discusses is path to becoming a sole trader, aspects of decorating he specialises in and recent experience working on...
48. Peter Mann - PRM Decorating - Part 2
Friday, May 7th, 2021
Peter Mann returns for another chat with Joel Bardall to discuss, tools & paints, spraying, courses worth checking out on offer from CITB & Joel has the lowdown on Zinsser peel stop & Zinsser gardz
47. Working On Exteriors, Quotes, Wildlife & More
Friday, April 30th, 2021
Joel Bardall covers working on exteriors, when to say no to work too far ahead, strange encounters with wildlife while working, protecting your hearing when using mechanical sanders & how long should quotes to clients be valid for.