Hello and welcome to James Porter Drylining.

We are a small (but perfectly formed) family business offering the highest quality work.

  • All your dry lining needs.

    All your dry lining needs.

  • Highest quality plastering.

    Highest quality plastering.

  • Screeding & Rendering.

    Screeding & Rendering.

  • We can decorate for you too.

    We can decorate for you too.

  • Drylining


    From turning bare walls into useable surfaces to adding insulation, Drylining is our speciality. There’s no job too big.

  • Plastering


    Do your internal walls need a facelift? Are they looking a bit tired? We can give your drab walls a new lease of life.

  • Screeding & Rendering

    Screeding & Rendering

    Do your outside walls need some special care and attention? We can supply all types of finishes to a professional standard.

  • Decorating


    Once your walls are rendered or plastered they are always going to need a lick of paint. Let our highly skilled decorators (with over 40 years experience) finish the job for you.

Recent work

  • Fire Resistant Boarding

    Fire Resistant Boarding

    Dry Lining

    Case study Fire boarding is used to stop the spread of fire, primarily in bedrooms and kitchens. This particular example...

  • Commercial Shop Unit

    Commercial Shop Unit

    Decorating, Dry Lining, Plastering

    Case study We were asked to work on a new build furniture shop/warehouse in Hailsham. We fitted sound boarding to...

  • Residential Barn

    Residential Barn

    Decorating, Dry Lining, Plastering

    Case study Dot & Dab stuck walls to cover old existing brick work. Flush finish around joists to give a...

  • External Render

    External Render

    Decorating, Rendering

    Case study This residential refurbishment in Kemsing near Sevenoaks required a bit of a face lift. So we applied a...