Master Painters and Decorators of Ireland

The Master Painters and Decorators of Ireland (MPDI) represents painters and decorators of all sizes operating in the Republic of Ireland. This includes self-employed painters and decorators as well as larger contracting companies.

Formed in 1899, the MPDI has a strong history of promoting professionalism and excellence amongst painters and decorators. The MPDI has helped ensure high quality standards are maintained amongst its membership. This has resulted in clients recognising the importance of using MPDI members when tendering for painting and decorating projects.

MPDI President: Ingrid Ramberg, Ramberg Painters

The MPDI have a dedicated website:

Master Painters and Decorators of Ireland (MPDI)


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The Master Painters and Decorators of Ireland (MPDI) is the representative group for painters and decorators in Ireland. We represent the views of our members on a local, industry and national level. The MPDI works continually to promote the issues of concern to its members. As an association representing painters and decorators from all corners of Ireland, the MPDI has successfully ensured that these concerns are highlighted throughout their own sector, throughout the construction industry and at national level. As one of the earliest affiliated associations of the Construction Industry Federation (CIF), the MPDI has long been recognised as an esteemed part of the Federation and their longevity has ensured the association has a permanent place on the ruling body of the CIF.

By bringing the industry know how and experience of all our members together we provide a powerful voice to painters and decorators around Ireland. The MPDI is widely recognised for its expertise and eminent history and it is respected throughout the construction industry.

The MPDI is also a member of the Europe wide network of paint associations UNIEP – The International Association of Painting Contractors.

The MPDI Council Members – Damian Duff (President), Mark Dilloughery, Fergal Feehely, Patrick McNulty, Edward Feehely, Ingrid Ramberg

Key Contacts


Gillian Ross

Executive, Specialist Contracting

Gillian Ross is responsible for the executive support of specialist associations’ business within the Federation. Gillian administers a range of member services activities covering marketing and promotion of associations, lobbying and representation. She also deals with member queries on procurement, tendering and contractual matters, amongst other issues.

Members wishing to avail of the services offered, or potential members wishing to join the Association, please contact the person above.

Get in touch

Contact a MPDI member

Company Name Address County Main Telephone Number
Churchfield Decorators Ltd Kinvara Co Galway / Dublin (091) 637013
Conneally Group Ballybane Co Galway (091) 779962
Des Byrne Painting Contactors Ltd Walkinstown Dublin 12 (01) 5498879
Edward Feehely Decorators Ltd Cork Co Cork (021) 4500535
Fergal Feehely Ltd Glanmire Co Cork (086) 8298649
Forrest Decorators Ltd Dunshaughlin Co Meath (01) 8024217
Galway Painting Co Ltd Galway Co Galway (091) 753364
J S McCarthy Ltd Dublin 24 Co Dublin (01) 898 3777
J S McCarthy Ltd Cork Co Cork (021) 4364977
J W McNulty Ltd Ballybofey Co Donegal (074) 9131319
Kendrick Industrial Coatings Ltd Clonmel Co Tipperary (052) 6180286
Kriscolor Ltd Kildare Co Kildare (045) 526589
M V O’Halloran Ltd Dublin 10 Co Dublin (01) 6265547
McCosker & Sons Ltd Ballyshannon Co Donegal (071) 9851228
O’Connell Group Ltd Ballygarvan Co Cork (021) 4312002
Ramberg Painters & Decorators Ltd Galway Co Galway (091) 510950
Roger Cooney Ltd Cork Co Cork (021) 4274886
Seamus Duff & Sons Ireland Ltd Dundalk Co Louth (086) 4118091
The Fitzwilliam Painting Co Ltd Dublin 2 Co Dublin (01) 6690500

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