A Renowned Reputation

We are the paint experts. For six generations, the Griffinson family has dedicated their lives to mastering our craft. As a family-owned and operated business in Vancouver since 1989, we take pride in our legacy, in the integrity of our work and in our renowned reputation as master painters.

We are driven by a passion for fine craftsmanship and artistic expression, inspired by the endless possibilities of colour texture and light. From Point Grey to West Vancouver to Whistler we have transformed homes across the Lower Mainland and take exceptional care in every home we touch.

Empowered Employees. Satisfied Clients.

We take time to listen to our client’s needs to understand their unique vision for their home. We invite you into the design process from the start, exploring options together in our design studio along with professional recommendations to inspire the imagination and proudly create distinct home designs.

We take into account small details that can be big for you. From full drop sheet coverage to protect your valuables to ensuring our work schedule accomodate your needs, our approach makes your project stress free.

The Griffin

The legendary creature with the head and wings of an eagle and the body of a lion, the Griffin is the king of both beasts and birds. This majestic creature has been known since classical times for standing guard over treasure and priceless possessions.

Our History

Our History


Griffinson family takes up the painters trade in Ireland.


Colin moves to Vancouver and establishes Colin Griffinson Inc.


Melissa takes the company reins as the 6th Griffinson generation.


Colin begins apprenticing as the 5th Griffinson generation.


Colin’s eldest daughter, Melissa, starts working part-time in the family business.


Colin Griffinson Inc. celebrates 30th anniversary in Canada.

People First.

We cherish our relationships and have great respect for everyone we work with, from first time clients to our loyal team of experts. Whether it’s finalizing the finishing touches of an expansive project or the guarantee on all work we do, we know it matters to you. So it matters to us.

A focus on Detail.

As master painters, we have a passion for the particulars. This goes beyond the specifics of design to ensuring a clean and organized worksite start to finish. It is the finer points often overlooked by others that make all the difference when it comes to achieving the highest quality work.

Honesty and Transparency are Key.

Our process is an open book. From quoting to invoicing, we provide line by line budget items as well as real time tracking and updates using digital project management tools.

Make it Easy.

We provide finishing services for every aspect of your project. With the efficiency of our integrated service options, we can select the right products and use the correct techniques for each surface. Making it easy and efficient for you.

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