About Ace Decor

Whatever your decorating project or problem, we will endeavour to find a solution.

Our Store

Opening Hours

Chorley                                                          Preston

Monday 7:30 – 5:00                                                                          Monday 7:30 – 5:00

Tuesday 7:30 – 5:00                                                                         Tuesday 7:30 – 5:00

Wednesday 7:30 – 5:00                                                                   Wednesday 7:30 – 5:00

Thursday 7:30 – 5:00                                                                     Thursday 7:30 – 5:00

Friday 7:30 – 5:00                                                                           Friday 7:30 – 5:00

Saturday 8:30 – 4:30                                                                     Saturday 8:30 – 4:00

Sunday Chorley closed, Preston open                                                                    Sunday 10:00 – 4:00

We carry large stocks of wallpapers, paints, wood finishes and decorating sundries and can also supply specialist products to order. Our aim is to provide top quality products at very competitive prices, along with a high level of personal customer care from our experienced staff. Whatever your decorating project or problem, we will endeavour to find a solution.

Making a Difference

We are proud of our friendly, experienced staff who endeavour to provide a high standard of personal customer service. They are always available to answer your queries and provide help and advice with selecting the best products for your job.

Many of our new customers are pleasantly surprised at how much lower our prices are compared with the DIY super stores.

Take a Closer Look

  • We are the largest independent specialist decorating retailer in Lancashire.
  • We stock many thousands of decorating lines in all our branches – from paint to plaster covings and mouldings.
  • Our customer base ranges from large decorating contractors to DIY customers.

A Wealth of Experience

Our company was originally formed in Chorley in 1993 by Stephen Smith and Glynn Baker. Stephen has 30 years experience in the trade as a retailer, and Glynn has many years experience as a decorating contractor, undertaking large projects such as hotels, factories and licensed premises.

Between them they have the experience to resolve most queries!

We opened our Preston store in 1997, which enabled us to carry larger volumes and an enlarged range of products.

Our aim is to provide our customers with one of the largest selection of Wallpaper and Paint in the Country. Our Preston store alone carries over 400 wallpaper sample books and over 100 fabric swatches, we carry more rolls of wallpaper and paint than anyone else in the North West, with over 600 different patterns available instore meaning we carry approximatly 15,000 rolls of wallpaper at any one time, if you fail to find something we don’t stock please don’t hesistate to ask a member of staff and they will show you through the large selection of wallpaper books we carry. We at Ace Decor can help you create your very own design scheme with staff helping you make the most of your home.

Our paint tinting machines are capable of mixing over 50,000 colours while you wait, we offer a 250ml sample service for a small fee, helping the customer choose the right colour with numerous colour charts and swatches our helpful staff will guide you from the brands, the size and finish you require. We also offer a high quality colour matching service what generate a new colour which is unique to yourslef using our state of the art technology scanning sysytem.

When it comes to woodstains we offer a sample service instore, simply bring a piece of wood you are using and we will put the colours you require on the wood at no extra charge this will enable you to get a more accurate match.

We carry a large range of sundries everything you need from wallpapering tools to workwear, we also stock a large selection of steps and ladders. We are a Purdy Excellence stockist meaning we carry the full range of brushes at competative rates.

We are a national distributor for Rustoleum-Mathys, providing contractors across the UK, and with our tinting machine we are able to mix most Rustoleum products while you wait. For Rustoleum customers we offer a free on site survey if the area is more than 1,000m2, we are also able to assist the contractor from the first stages of a project through to the completion point.

We Supply many of the local buisness, with clients from Local Councils, Local College’s to North West Housing Association’s many of them taking advantage of our excellent FREE local delivery service.