Over 30 years experience

With over 30 years experience, Colourcraft is a prominent contractor for painting and decorating.  Colourcraft is able to assist in all your residential and/or commercial projects. We aim to provide you with a stress free experience for your new build, renovation or simple colour change.

Peter Gerbes Managing Director Colourcraft
Peter GerbesManaging Director
With over 35 years’ experience within the painting industry Peter understands how stressful a new build, renovations or a simple change in colour can be to his clients.

Starting as an apprentice to owning Colourcraft in 1990, he brings his vast experience to guide and advise clients on their home designing journey.

Peter’s relaxed, professional and knowledgeable communication style puts his clients at ease while giving them confidence they are in a safe pair of hands. Peter prides himself and his teams friendly caring manner and makes himself available to clients, at any time, to ensure a ‘stress less’ experience.

Peter enjoys playing golf and is a sponsor of “The Hawks” Basketball team. After hours you will find Peter out walking his dog “Millie”. Millie the Beagle can be found at the office during working hours and is always available for a pat.

Nick Byrt Project Manager Colourcraft
Nick ByrtProject Manager
Nick joined Colourcraft in 2016 after making the decision to move with his family to the wonderful Hawkes Bay. Starting as a Tradesman and demonstrating his motivation to take his career further, Nick moved into the position of Project Manager in 2018. With particular focus on Health and Safety, Nick has taken the business to the level of being a certified painting company with SiteWise.

Bringing with him 15 years’ experience, within all areas of the painting industry, Nick is the perfect Project Manager. He supports the business to the next level with managing client relationships and the management of projects from minor to large industrial and commercial projects. Nick ensures Colourcraft delivers a high quality service every time.

When away from work, Nick is a family man, spending his time with his partner and 3 daughters; who keep him on his toes at all times. Nick is also keen on surf casting (when allowed!) and has a passion for music.

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