Leyland SDM

Leyland SDM is London’s leading decorating and DIY specialists.

Established in 1985, Leyland SDM started trading with a single store in Central London on Edgware Road, supplying local tradesmen as a Specialist Decorators’ Merchants with paint and decorating materials. In early 2017, Leyland SDM was acquired by the Grafton Group as part of their expansion strategy in the UK merchanting market.

Today, Leyland SDM has grown to become one of the most recognisable and trusted decorating and DIY retail brands in Central London with stores located at the heart of prominent and affluent areas including Chelsea, Kensington, Camden, Shaftesbury Ave, Victoria, Clapham, Notting Hill and Streatham.

Leyland SDM offers trade quality, market leading products from best-known brands such as Dulux Trade, Leyland Trade, Little Greene, Stanley, Ronseal, Bahco and DeWALT. The comprehensive range of over 22,000 products across all departments of decorating and DIY makes Leyland SDM a convenient one stop shop for everyone from a homeowner to a professional contractor.

Leyland SDM also provides a range of services including in store paint colour mixing and matching, same day delivery and trade accounts. Stores are open 7 days a week from as early as 6.30am to as late as 7.30pm for added convenience.

Colleagues are highly trained and have a wealth of product knowledge and are more than happy to provide the necessary assistance to customers so that they can tackle their projects with confidence.

"Our focus on delivering ‘first class’ products and service to our customers underpins our position as the leading decorating and DIY specialists in London. Each day brings an exciting new challenge and I’m proud to work in such a diverse and dynamic environment."

Dean Toomey, Area Manager Length of service: 23 years

Number of Branches

23

Number of colleagues

300