Sealing sustainably

For professional painters and decorators, utilising high-quality sustainable products is a natural progression in light of current environmental issues and legislation. Here, Andy Cummins, Senior Product Manager at Geocel highlights how switching filler products can not only increase reputation but also reduce landfill costs. In recent years, there has been an increasing focus on theContinue reading “Sealing sustainably”

The colour of UK summer skies

Rustins is launching a new Grey colour to their successful Advanced Wood Preserver range, which is already available in Clear, Medium Brown, Dark Brown and Green. Rustins Advanced Wood Preserver is water based and therefore low odour and non-flammable. It works on nanotechnology that gives deep penetration into the wood, allowing you to re-coat whilstContinue reading “The colour of UK summer skies”

Bag it up

Coral Tools have introduced the Paintwiz range of Scuttle and Kettle Liners, designed to offer faster clean-up, reduced waste and extended equipment life. The use of liners means that paint scuttles and kettles do not have to be washed. They also aid quicker colour changes: liners can be changed easily when working with multiple colours.Continue reading “Bag it up”

Paint for sensitive skin

Nordfärg paints are proud to be the only UK wall paint to have been given the prestigious Seal of Approval by Allergy UK, following scientific testing by an independent laboratory. Nordfarg’s VAGG wall finish was found to have significantly reduced allergen content when clinically/dermatologically tested and therefore proven suitable for sensitive skin. Nordfärg was launchedContinue reading “Paint for sensitive skin”

Spring into summer

Decking is renowned for being slippery when wet, Coo-Var Suredeck® can eliminate this problem with just two coats. Suredeck® offers a high-quality, clear, water-based, UV resistant coating, for outside decking areas, tanalised wood, soft woods, oaks and pine where an anti-slip finish is required. Suredeck® also brings out the natural wood effect and leaves aContinue reading “Spring into summer”

Deeper wider faster

HB42 Ultimate Pro-finish Decorators Caulk fills deeper and wider than most other caulks. The easily applied, white, solvent-free, acrylic sealant for external and internal use forms a durable, flexible seal and contains a fungicide to discourage mould growth. It can be overpainted within one hour, depending on temperature and humidity. HB42 Ultimate Pro-Finish Decorators CaulkContinue reading “Deeper wider faster”

Choose wisely

Toupret has launched a major refresh of its packaging with the goal of making choosing the best filling product simpler and quicker for professionals. This reorganisation has been built around results from started with research talking to professionals through surveys and focus groups. Colour-coded categories for interior, exterior, wood and problem surfaces, plus two qualityContinue reading “Choose wisely”