Welcome to ALMADEN VALLEY PAINTING painting contractor

Who We Are and What We Do

Residential Exterior & Interior Painting

We've painted some of the finest estates on the peninsula, working directly with clients, or the Bay Area's finest contractors, decorators, and interior designers.

Estate homes with estate finishes require special care and expertise to showcase a unique staircase, custom cabinetry, historic renovations, art and car collections.

We meet with clients, learn your goals, and help you choose from hundreds of colors from the highest quality, environmentally sensitive paints and products.

About Us

Established by Al Ruyf and son Larry Ruyf in 1975, Almaden Valley Painting, now run by Larry, specializes in fine, custom home painting in the Bay Area, including Atherton, Portola Valley, Woodside, Los Altos Hills, Palo Alto, Menlo Park and 

the entire San Francisco peninsula.

Larry is a third generation painter continuing the standards set by his grandfather and adopted by this father,  satisfying any painting need with the highest level of customer service.

We're licensed and insured.

Other Services

- Fine cabinets and furniture finishes, including painting, faux, and custom staining and matching.

- Deck and fence restoration and finishes.

- Power washing of exteriors, fences, and decks, driveways and walkways.

- Garage floor epoxy finishes.



We're prompt, professional, and friendly with the objective of creating new clients for generations to come.

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2895 Nicholas Drive, San Jose, CA 95124

Insured and licensed in California: #307411

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