The Larkin Painting Company
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Based on 59 reviews
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"To enhance the beauty of your home, we provide over 20 years of professional painting expertise. We ask the right questions and listen to your needs to recommend the best painting solution for your unique vision. We respect your property as if it were ours and deliver a rich experience filled with trust, teamwork, and quality workmanship."

Bill Larkin | President
Company Information
Services Offered
The Larkin Painting Company provides interior and exterior painting services for residential customers. The company also offers drywall repair, door refinishing, faux finishes, color consultation, cabinetry painting, pressure washing, deck and fence staining, light carpentry, and wallcovering removal and installation services.
The company offers a two-year warranty on labor and materials.
Company History
The Larkin Painting Company was founded in 1995 by Bill Larkin.
The company is a member of the Painting and Decorating Contractors of America.
Employee Information
Employees wear uniforms, drive marked vehicles, and undergo background checks.
HIC 174370
Areas Served
Greater Boston, MetroWest, MetroWest South
A selection of 59 homeowner reviews:
“I love Larkin Painting. I haven't had anything but wonderful experiences with them. They've painted my apartment several times, and they're the most polite group of people I've ever met. They're excellent. I'd rate them as A+.”
“They're phenomenal. They did interior painting. The professionalism of the painters, the cleanliness of their work—everything was terrific. I'd give them an A+.”
“They were fantastic; they're wonderful. I love them.”
“It was terrific. They painted the whole outside of the house, and their customer service was awesome. The staff that painted were wonderful—they couldn't have been nicer. They're an A.”
“They're not only good painters—they're also lovely human beings. I'd give them outstanding ratings.”
“I would give them an A+ across the board. They're just everything. They were awesome, they were on time, they were clean, and they had exquisite craftsmanship. They did painting and wallpapering.”
“They were great. They were awesome. They just painted the inside of our apartment, and they do a great job. I couldn't give them higher ratings.”
“We've used them a number of times, and it's always very positive. They do interior painting and wallpapering. I'd give the experience an A+. It's excellent work, and they're excellent, excellent people.”
“I'll have them back this year. They did preps for wallpaper, and they painted the living room and guest room. I'll give them an A+. I don't bring people back to my house a second time unless I give them an A+. They were here on the very first day early. I had a little bit of a punch list, and they came back the next day and finished it. I would recommend them. They came highly recommended to me by somebody I trust.”
“They painted the entire interior of our house. I'd give the overall experience an A+. I think they were very good at what they do. They were extremely professional, quick to respond, easy to communicate with, and responsive to any additional questions or concerns that I had. It was overall a really great experience.”
“They painted my apartment. I'd give the an A+. I would highly recommend them.”
“They're terrific. I have nothing but good things to say about them. They work on rental apartments. Overall, I would give them an A.”
“I thought they were great. I think they're great. They're terrific.”
“It wasn't done for me but for two of my clients. One had wallpaper hung and some pasting done in her bedroom. The other one just had wallpapering, but both experiences were great. I would give it an A+ overall. Everything was great. I've already used them again, so I will definitely recommend them. It was a great experience.”
“They did painting, wallpapering, and plastering. I'd give it an A+.”
“It was re-stripping wallpaper, re-painting and then re-wallpapering a bathroom. I'd give the overall experience an A+. It was easy, and I was able to speak to the owner and call him at any time.”
“They did some painting. I'd give them an A+. They did really good at everything.”
“They painted my entire apartment. I'd give them an A+. They just made everything easy and seamless. I just felt like I could rely on them to secure it. I wasn't there at the apartment, but they were just able to go in and take care of everything. It's very reassuring.”
“They painted an entire unit of an apartment. I would give it an A+.”
“I'd give the experience an A+. It was large. It was half of the inside of my house, including trim.”
“They just painted a ceiling, and they had to repair a ceiling at a condo. I'd give them an A+. Everything was great. They were very accommodating, and they responded in a timely manner. They were just great to deal with.”
“They painted my entire condo, so it was about 900 square feet. They did trim, ceiling, walls, everything. I'd give the overall experience an A+. I have recommended them already.”
“They just did painting. I'd give the overall experience an A+.”
“I had a significant amount of painting and wall damage that they took care of. I'd give the overall experience an A+. The in-home evaluation was very helpful, and many ideas were given to me.”
“They did some patching paintwork. I'd give the experience an A+.”
“I had a great experience. They painted three or four rooms in my apartment. I'd give it an A+.”
“I'd give them an A+.”
“They did interior painting of my condo. I'd give my overall experience an A+. I'm very satisfied. It's very seamless. Basically, for a given project, they take care of everything from start to finish. I don't have to check up on them. The work meets the expectations. It's pretty good.”
“It's always positive. They've done two different projects for me. They've done a couple of bedrooms and our kitchen. I give the overall experience an A+. I've already recommended them.”
“They painted several rooms and a bathroom. I'd give the overall experience an A+. They were great.”
“They did wallpapering for a bathroom. For the overall experience, I'd give them an A+. I think the thoroughness stands out, as well as the knowledge and flexibility of the person who came and did the wallpapering, because there was a lot of work going on around him.”
“They did painting and wallpapering. I'd give the overall experience an A. They were just personable.”
“I had a great experience. They've done painting and wallpapering for me at various times. I'd give the overall experience an A-. Everything was basically fine. The only thing I actually don't like is they used paint on our trim, which ended up showing brush strokes.”
“They're nice people. I have no complaints. They were great, and they had a great team.”
“I'd give the overall experience an A. They're reliable.”
“We had a great experience with them.”
“I had a great experience with them. Everything was great.”
“I had no complaints at all. They were very good.”
“This most recent job, they just painted the walls of one bedroom and some trim. I'd give it an A. We were happy with the quality of work.”
“They did some interior painting. I'd give the overall experience an A.”
“There was something wrong with one of the surfaces they painted. I emailed them, but they never got back to me. I'm still waiting to talk to them. I'd give them an A. I like the owner when he came through to give us an estimate. They've done work for us a couple of different times already. I just like his approach and how honest he is.”
“I'd give them an A. We had a number of small jobs that required some painting where things were removed from the walls. They did things all over my apartment, small, individual things, but multiples of them.”
“It has been a generally positive experience. I like them a lot, but they still have a little bit of work to do. They've done a couple of painting projects, mostly at the apartment. I'd give the overall experience an A.”
“They painted a home. I'd give the overall experience an A. They were just very professional.”
“They just painted my interior. I'd give the overall experience an A-. The quality of work was great, but I did get several crackings from where I had pointed out it needed to be plastered and sealed.”
“They did work for a building and for individual residents. We don't have any complaints from the services they provided to the residents.”
“I was happy with them. I'd give the overall experience an A. I was happy with everything. I would recommend them.”
“They painted one room. I'd give them an A. Their cleanliness, punctuality, quality of service, and everything was great.”
“They first painted some hallways, and then they did a bedroom. I'd give the overall experience an A.”
“It was great. They did several different jobs. They did interior painting of nice condos in the south end of Boston. They did a good job patching and painting walls and trim. They're very easy to work with. I'd give them an A. I'd definitely recommended them, and I have recommended them.”