• Commercial decorating
  • Residential decorating


  • Main contracting
  • Specialist finishes


George Nicolson Decorators

Case Studies

We Are Hiring

George Nicolson are pleased to offer excellent opportunities to become part of an exceptional team of dedicated tradespeople. We are currently looking for experienced time-served painters and decorators searching for a full time… Read More >

Mental Health Awareness

With Mental Health Awareness Week in mind, the company has offered all members of staff the opportunity to sit an online Mental Health Awareness course. This short course explains the difference between mental… Read More >

Mental Health Week 2021

Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 will take place from 10th-16th May this year. Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think,… Read More >

In Memory of Tam

  It is hard to believe it is a year today since Tam passed away. He is spoken about often between colleagues and friends and is always in all our thoughts. Today our… Read More >

Microsoft Teams

George Nicolson are utilising Microsoft Teams technology to stay productive whilst working remotely. This allows members of the office staff to communicate through calls and face to face meetings all through the one… Read More >

In Memorium of Thomas Blyth

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On Tuesday 16th June 2020 at 1100 hours, a minutes silence/reflection in memory of Tam Blyth took place to pay our respects to our colleague and friend who so sadly passed away… Read More >

Living Wage Week

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Living Wage Week is the annual celebration of the Living Wage Movement.  For 2019, the Living Wage Week will take place from Monday 11th November to Sunday 17th November. The Living… Read More >

GN In Europe & Beyond

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Back in the early 1990’s George Nicolson’s had undertaken projects as far as London, Cardiff, Belfast and Orkney. Little did we know then that by the end of the 90’s we would have… Read More >

It’s Good 2 Give

Various members of staff from George Nicolson including friends, family and other businesses were pleased to attend the 8th Annual George Nicolson Memorial charity golf day held at Kingsfield Golf Centre, Linlithgow. It… Read More >

New Henderson & Paterson Van Livery

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Since 2008, Henderson & Paterson have been based at 96-100 Salamander Street after being sold and becoming a division of George Nicolson (Decorators) Ltd. Henderson & Paterson will continue, as they have done… Read More >

Henderson & Paterson

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Over the years, Henderson & Paterson have established relationships with many clients throughout Edinburgh and the Lothians including Merchiston, Morningside, Marchmont and Blackford as well as Leith, Trinity, Portobello and Musselburgh. Since 2008,… Read More >

New Van Livery

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George Nicolson is proud to show its new vehicle livery. All commercial vehicles are in the process of being programmed in to have the livery updated. The change has been warmly welcomed by… Read More >