Cut and Dry Painting, LLC

4.4 | 18 Verified Ratings
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Cut and Dry Painting, LLC

4.4 | 18 Verified Ratings
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3 Robert Court
Monroe Township , NJ 08831
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Cut and Dry Painting, LLC

Cut and Dry Painting, LLC, is your answer for quick, quailty work.

Cut and Dry Painting, LLC, was established in 2007 but we have more than 10 years of experience in the painting industry. We started this company because we saw the need for hardworking painters.


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Service Area

  • New York
  • Brooklyn
  • Trenton
  • Bronx
  • New Brunswick
  • Edison
  • Toms River
  • Plainfield
  • Princeton
  • Red Bank
  • Perth Amboy
  • Sayreville
  • Belmar
  • Westfield
  • Millstone Township
  • Eatontown
  • Brick
  • Summit
  • Somerset
  • Neptune
  • Piscataway
  • Whippany
  • Manville
  • Morganville
  • Skillman
  • Lakehurst
  • East Brunswick
  • Carteret
  • Mantoloking
  • Dunellen
  • Clark
  • Matawan
  • Lawrence Township
  • Brielle
  • Port Monmouth
  • Roselle
  • Plainsboro
  • Lavallette
  • Elizabeth
  • Marlboro
  • Jackson
  • Ringoes
  • Colonia
  • Metuchen
  • Hillsborough
  • Lincroft
  • Freehold
  • Holmdel
  • Lakewood
  • Dayton
  • Fort Monmouth
  • Keyport
  • Atlantic Highlands
  • Berkeley Heights
  • Springfield
  • Belford
  • Bradley Beach
  • Princeton Junction
  • Bayville
  • Beachwood
  • Flemington
  • Rumson
  • West Long Branch
  • Allentown
  • Oakhurst
  • Iselin
  • Parlin
  • Keansburg
  • Cream Ridge
  • Middlesex
  • Rahway
  • Belle Mead
  • Monroe Township
  • Bordentown
  • New Egypt
  • Englishtown
  • Howell
  • Middletown
  • Cranbury
  • Linden
  • Staten Island
  • Long Branch
  • Pennington
  • Hopewell
  • Raritan
  • Monmouth Beach
  • Old Bridge
  • Fanwood
  • Manahawkin
  • Cranford
  • Bridgewater
  • Colts Neck
  • Oceanport
  • Hightstown
  • Sea Girt
  • Mountainside
  • Farmingdale
  • Scotch Plains
  • Cliffwood
  • New Providence
  • See All >

Services Offered

Drywall & Plaster
Flooring & Carpet
Garage & Garage Doors
Handyman Services
Lawn & Garden Care
Power Washing
Wall Coverings
Waste Material Removal

Areas of Expertise

  • Interior/ Exterior Painting
  • Interior/exterior Staining
  • Power Washing
  • Historical Restoration
  • Whitewashing

Product Brands Used

  • Timber Tech
  • Trex
  • Benjamin Moore & Co.
  • The Sherwin-Williams Company
  • California Paints

Quick Facts

Business Hours
Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
(Please call to confirm)
  • Small Jobs Welcome
  • Free Estimates
  • Credit Cards Accepted


In Business Since: 2007
State Licensing
Trade: Home Improvement Contractor
License #: 13VH04363000
Expiration: 03-31-2017
Green Certifications
  • LEED Certification for Individuals: LEED Accredited Professional (LEEDAP)
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Donate to The Special Olympics

Donate to Mothers Agianst Drunk Driving

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because I love painting and sharing that with others..

I love working in any area because all places could use a beautiful color touch up..

We started in this industry in 1998.

We describe our business as Family owned and operated

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Cut and Dry Painting, LLC

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5.0   |  
Review by in Old Bridge, NJ
Project: Hire a Handyman
Dave and Tim of Cut and Dry Painting are very professional. They work fast, are clean, follow instructions, are pleasant, are very fairly priced, and offer a wide variety of services themselves and through their contacts. I would definitely hire them again. Don C.
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Review by in Union Beach, NJ
David did an excellent job. I will continue to use Cut and Dry Painting for all of my future painting needs.
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Review by in Brick, NJ
I received 4 other estimates for my interior and exterior painting,and his was the highestbut David was the only one who seemed to want the job. he shred to a reduced fee and he drew up s contract. He was to apply 2 coats of paints and repair walls and nail pops. I told him we were going on vacation in 2 weeks and that he wouldn't have access inside while we were away. Before he started he had to delay one day. He decided he wanted to start outside, I guess with cold weather approaching, he felt that was his best bet. We had wood under the front windows and I wanted it removed and painted. When he removed it, he found no shingles underneath it. So he orders shingles and doesn't come back for 3 days. When he comes back on Tuesday, I remind him we are leaving on sat. He decides then to work inside. He doesn't do the necessary prep to paint the 3 bedrooms. Dining room , kitchen and hallway. Before we left, we could tell it was a half assed job. We go on vacation and come back and view the exterior of the house. There were issues with it as well. Among the things he needed to fix were to install shutters, which I had to provide. We get back from vacation and no David.. He text he back saying leave the shutters out and a check for the balance. I respond back stating that he had numerous issues and when they were resolved, he would be compensated. I had made a punch list over 3 pages. There were areas not painted twice and walls not prepped before painted. If I nit picked I could have had 10 pages but we wanted things done and him gone. He came by one day (thur) to work on the outside issues.they were not done. He claims to have a flat on fri and doesn't show. His daughter was sick the following Tuesday. He finally brings a helper and cones on thur. He finishes the list but won't walk thru it with me. He tells me he is working up the street if I find any issues. I explain how patient I was with him and that he didn't deliver what he promised hoping he would do the right thing and reduce my hill. No such luck. I in good conscious cannot recommend anyone using his company. FYI, his brother has a construction company, so if you are looking for that type of work, don't use anyone with the last name Duarte. My job started on sept 10 and finished on oct 16th. Five weeks dealing with Jo communication, poor planning, sub standard work. DO NOT use Cut and Dry Painting.

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2.0   |  
Review by in Skillman, NJ
Not responsive in a timely fashion. Agreed upon alternate costs, but service did not follow through as agreed.
Response by Cut and Dry Painting, LLC: That's not true at all I showed and I did more then we discussed, I have pictures of everything and everything we talked about had two coats the house was in bad shape and was not taken care of. . The parts we did came out great and I have picture to prove it. Iv never had a a problem with any other customer. If you have any other problems please feel free to contact me at any time and we can solve the problem thank you for your time. And if there was a problem all you had to do was call me and discuss.

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3.0   |  
Cut and Dry (Dave Duarte) initially attempted to use another contractor, Jim from Ace, without informing me (except for Dave's initial surprize that Jim had not contacted me directly. Jim called to do the job, and had no idea what it was and that it required 2 people (which I had emphasized repeatedly to Dave). After proving himself useless, Dave successfully performed the job.
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5.0   |  
Review by in Scotch Plains, NJ
David was a polite young man who did what he said he would for the estimated price. He repainted a front walk replaced an exterior door and fixed a roof. I would highly recommend him.
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Review by in Monroe Township, NJ
They were there every day -Took longer because of my bad walls , they fixed my walls and just keep on working and never complained. Good men and a smile every day. The job came out great.
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Review by in Princeton, NJ
Did an excellent job and then some. They were lovely people as well.
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5.0   |  
I decided only to have the powerwashing done on my deck. But when I ran into a little water leakage problem from my deck water supply, they got the problem fixed and did a great fast job.
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Review by in East Brunswick, NJ
We had our entire house painted. We knew the walls were in bad shape, but Dave and his crew made them look new again! They took an enormous amount of time prepping the walls so that they would look great with the paint. Dave also came back several times to do touch ups after our movers did some damage. I would recommend Cut and Dry to anyone and everyone!
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