South Australian Painting Services aims to be fair and highly principled in all our dealings; honest and security conscious. We take great care of all real estate and our objective is to work in a co-creative way with corporate bodies, builders and with property managers in serving the best interests of our customers and to meet all the continuing obligations of the company.

South Australian Painting Services is dedicated to providing fair and equal opportunities to job applicants and to its’ employees.

As South Australia recovers from the economic effects of the Coronavirus, we resolve to link-in more with communities, help out where we can and be of service.

We abide by a strong code of ethics and are always striving to raise the painting industry crossbar to a level of excellence. The whole team shares Tristan’s passion and enthusiasm for painting as an instrument for transformation.

We honour the Original inhabitants of this land and hope to offer future prospects to young people from Indigenous communities.

Who We Are

Painting and decorating is not just a job for South Australian Painting Services. It is also a medium for transformation. Whether you are upgrading a property, or enhancing the saleability of a property, our intention and mission is to serve you. To South Australian Painting Services, the client’s home is their ‘castle.’ Protecting your home in addition to the locale and wildlife is foremost on our agenda. Our team is committed to providing transparent communication, attention to detail and will only ever use top-quality paints including eco-friendly products.

We love to see our clients’ faces light up when they see the finished product for the first time
- Tristan Baldey, Director

Meet The Team



Tristan Baldey, commenced his Painting and decorating apprenticeship in 2004 with a local painting firm, and completed his apprenticeship at Gilles Plains campus of TAFE in 2008. With almost 20 years of painting experience, Tristan is now a proud member of the Master Painters Association of South Australia.

Continue Reading

As the director of South Australian Painting Services and a background in team sport, Tristan knows a lot about working together as captain and coach. He inspires enthusiasm and teamwork among colleagues, who not only work for him but work with him and who share his ethos; so that they too may take pride and joy in their craft. Whether you’re selling a house, or moving into a new home, painting is a means for transformation. Tristan along with his team aim to raise the crossbar for industry standards and will strive for excellence in every aspect of their work.

It is not just a job, it is our passion”.



Sean has been involved in the painting industry for 15 years. Sean has been working with Tristan and SAPS for five years in a supervisor role. 

Continue Reading

Sean has been working with Tristan and the South Australian Painting Services for five years as a supervisor. He thoroughly enjoys this role and finds it very rewarding. Throughout his career he has participated in a variety of projects around commercial new builds and domestic properties. Sean’s particular passion and specialist skill is showing the character of heritage homes in their best light, which came from opportunities to work on many heritage listed buildings, including old parliament house in the Adelaide CBD.

Sean is perfectionistic with his work; he raises the crossbar for trade skills and models high industry standards. Along with the South Australian Painting Service’s team Sean strives (quote): “To do the best we can each and every day to achieve the best result for our customers. My favourite part would have to be working on older homes and being able to bring them back to their former glory”.

Outside of work: (Sean has become a father for the first time). “I enjoy fishing, playing a round of golf and spending time with my friends and family”.



Dylan along with Sean has been a key driver to establishing the businesses vision. Dylan has been with SAPS in a supervisor role for over five years.   I grew up in Port Lincoln.
I have been painting residential and commercial properties for over 10 years and enjoy watching the English premier league and cooking.

Continue Reading

I enjoy music in all forms ( I was once the drummer in a band).
My biggest passion is my three children and spending as much time with them as possible.
I enjoy the opportunity my job gives me to meet all types of people and help their vision for their home or business to become a reality. It’s very rewarding to complete a job, see the transformation and having happy clients



Kristi is into her last year of painting and decorating apprentichip. Taking an interest in the decorative finishes. Not only is Kristi becoming an outstanding tradesperson, Kristi has impressed with her leadership and customer focus. 

Continue Reading

I’ve played both high level Soccer and Aussie Rules Football, I am currently playing with North Adelaide in the SANFLW.
Aside from playing sport I love coaching and giving back to help people grow and develop!

In my down time you’ll find me reading, playing guitar, listening to true crime podcasts or cooking up a storm for my mates.
What I love about painting and decorating is having a hands-on role to bring our valued clients’ visions to life.
Being able to work in the SAPS team is highly rewarding and something that I really get excited about.



Currently completing his apprenticeship in painting and decorating. Attending the Tonsley Tafe Campus. Hayden is an enthusiastic young man who enjoys learning various tasks of the trade. Hayden already has many skills some painters with a lot more experience don’t have.

Continue reading

The part I enjoy the most about becoming a Painter & Decorator is being able to be there from start to finish transforming homes. I enjoy every aspect of the trade, even the less desired tasks like sanding and caulking! The End result is always rewarding as I get to see my work put a smile on people’s faces as I was able to help transform and fulfil their visions. 

I enjoyed playing soccer however have decided to put that on hold to concentrate on his future career path. In my downtime I enjoy looking at Stock & Crypto. From time to time I do get the chance to get together with my friends to play futsal. 

I’m very grateful to have the opportunity SAPS has given me and I’m excited to continue to push myself to become the best painter I can be.



I love following the cricket and previously played at a national level in baseball.
I have previously undertaken business studies and am currently doing my traineeship in painting and decorating.

Continue Reading

I have been working in the painting and decorating industry for three years now and I love my job.

I really love when our clients appreciate our work and this boosts my confidence to work more precisely and effectively.



Aman’s hobbies include playing soccer, listen music and travelling. Originally from India, Aman moved to Adelaide South Australia in 2018. Aman’s painting journey started in 2019, when he enrolled in a part time course in painting and decorating.

Continue reading

Aman has been a great addition to the SAPS team for quiet some time now and is a valued member. Asked about what he enjoys about the painting and decorating industry?  Aman enjoys working with his fellow colleges to produce a high quality finish while achieving 100% customer satisfaction.



Erik Muller, has come to us from Brazil arriving in Australia in 2018    and as most Brazilians love to play football. Erik’s other passion is his bonsai. Erik is currently completing his certificate in painting and decorating where he will become a qualified tradesperson. Erik Joined SAPS in 2022. 

Continue reading

Erik has taken a liking to renovating old buildings and putting the extra attention into preparing the various substrates ready to paint. 

In Eriks own words “I will always do my best”



Palwinder is from Punjab, India. Palwinder has also completed his pre painting training in Painting and decorating before joining SAPS. Having been with us since 2021 its always great to start the day when Palwinder arrives and greets us with his bright and positive smile.

Continue reading

Palwinder enjoys playing cricket and listening to music in his spare time.



Sudeep Moved to Adelaide, South Australia from India in 2019. Bringing with him a degree in business studies. Sudeep has also completed his training in painting in decorating before joining SAPS in early 2023.

Continue Reading

Sudeep enjoys travelling and Cricket. 

My Job as a painter is diverse and enjoy the processes of the craft from start to finish. 

A new paint colour is an opportunity for a fresh start & transformation

0490 179 248