Our vision is to be one of the areas most affordable, trusted, hardworking and reliable decorating firms.
Cotswold Colour Matters Ltd was founded by two people, Mark Stowe and Darren Gillingham in 2006. We have been successfully painting and decorating property throughout Oxforshire and surrounding areas ever since. We are developing into one of the areas leading residential and commercial painting and decorating contractors. We have been chosen to decorate properties ranging from substantial period property renovations, blocks of flats, commerical offices, warehouses, hospitals and schools to small houses. All projects have one thing in common, which is the same degree of care and attention that is given to each decorating project. Profiles of all our works and services can be found on this site by clicking on the Gallery and Services pages
Cotswold Colour Matters Ltd prides itself on offering a professional, honest and reliable service to all our customers. We believe in the highest quality of workmanship and all our work comes with a 12 month guarantee.
We want to help you achieve your goals!
Darren Gillingham - Director
Darren is one of the founder members of Cotswold Colour Matters Ltd and resides in our Banbury office. After a number of years in alternative industries, he joined the decorating trade and has achieved the CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) qualification. Darren is the first point of contact for all quotations and site visits.
Mark Stowe - Director
Mark is the second founder of Cotswold Colour Matters Ltd and has been in the trade for 23 years. Trained on a City and Guilds approved apprenticeship at 'Craft Level' and broken colour work, sign writing, etc at 'Advanced Craft Level' for 3 years, he advises customers on their requirements using his technical skills on surface application and specifications. Mark is also qualified in CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme).
Ellie Stowe - Company Secretary
Ellie is responsible for the day-to-day running of the company and is based in the head office . Trained for 3 years as a technical author she turns her hand to many aspects within the business; advertising, brand awareness, information design, quotations, invoices, risk assessments, method statements, web design, general administration and general enquiries.