The Difference

On top of offering professional painting, we also offer custom decorative services such as murals, faux finishes, and high-end paper hanging.


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View our realtime availability and instantly book your free on-site estimate. Pick a time that suites your schedule.


Honest Transparent Quotes

Our quotes are not estimates, they're simply fair prices that include all the labor, paint, and supplies. No hidden fees.



Our Quality

A clean and precise paint job is our standard, and knowing that preparation is the most important part of the job is how we meet that standard. 





  • "Wally is experienced, highly skilled, and consistently reliable, personable, and easy to work with. I highly recommend Decorating with a Difference."
    — Ann Ginou
  • "When we moved into our house it was dark and dreary - they brightened up the entire place and did an amazing job making the columns in our home really stand out - they look so classy!"
    — Lisa Dawn, Aurora
  • "The Painting job was of high quality and extremely neat. You cleaned up at the end of your work, leaving the house in fine order. You finished the job a day sooner than you..."
    — Richard Allon, Ph.D, C.Psych, Toronto
  • "Thank you very much for the great job you did - and yes you even included the radiator. Joey and I are just astounded at the speed this was done."
    — Andy, Whitby


Whether you need your house, apartment, condo, or even a tiny-house painted, we're your people! Need your entire place painted? No problem we'll call the crew. A room or two? Easy. A feature wall? Variety is the spice of life! Let's not forget exterior painting. Now's your chance to protect your humble abode before the weather get's too it! We'll make your space look and feel new.


Commercial Painting

We are ready and equipped to handle everything from new construction, to fine high-end decorative painting and paperhanging at large scale. We offer services for retail locations, offices, restaurants, heritage sites, condo and apartment buildings, and the other commercial spaces you could think of! 



When just changing the wall colour isn’t enough, create something unique for your space! We offer custom paint work including custom wall murals, decorative painting, faux finishing, chalk and whiteboard painting, stencilling, wallpaper and vinyl installation, and more!


Our work has been featured in these publications

Founded by award-winning decorator Walter Schellenberg in 1989, Decorating with a Difference has had the privilege of working in many of the finest homes in all of Toronto and the GTA. 





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