Red’s Paint and Paper Ltd has been serving Kaitaia and The Far North for over 45 years. That’s a lot of experience and expertise to bring to your next painting or papering project. The business is owned and operated by professional painter and paperhanger, Warren Hammond. That means, when you contact us, you speak to the owner.

The key to our success and longevity in business is simple; quality, professionalism, an eye for detail, and reliability. We have been proactive in keeping up with changing techniques and products which has enabled us to evolve and grow. The proof of our exceptional service is that most of our work is with repeat customers and word of mouth referrals.

Red’s Paint and Paper has successfully completed hundreds, probably thousands, of painting, wallpapering, and property maintenance projects throughout The Far North. We would love to add your latest project to our list of successes.


We guarantee:

  • Focus on quality.
  • Professional.
  • Reliable.
  • Experience and expertise.
  • 5-year workmanship guarantee.
  • Safety first.


Our mission is to provide residents and businesses throughout The Far North with a professional, premium quality painting and wallpapering service. We don’t focus on cutting corners to win business on price alone. While we aim to be competitive, what our customers comment on most is the quality and superior finish of our work.

Our Core values

Our core values guide us in all we do. These are:

  • Quality – we want to make your completed paint or wallpaper project the best it can be with every detail next to perfect. A completed job every customer will be proud to show off.
  • Expertise – we want to use our 45+ years of experience and expertise to help our customers make good painting and decorating decisions. From colour selection, to preparation and application, we lead the way in paint and wallpaper knowledge.
  • Reliability – we want to ensure, once we start a project at your place, we are there when we say we will be there and will do everything within our power to complete the job within time and budget. We will work with other subcontractors to create a seamless finish to any building, renovation or maintenance project.
  • Safety – we want to ensure the safety of our customers, project site visitors, and our team. Health and safety is a top priority for everyone at Red’s Paint and Paper Ltd. For this reason, we ensure our Health and Safety policies are up to date and strictly adhered to.