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”

196 shades of Greene

Designed to make choosing colours a pleasure and intuitive for the user, Little Greene’s two new colour cards showcase 196 colours in a new format. The new cards span over 300 years of historic interior design and include many authentic 18th, 19th and 20th century shades, presented alongside a carefully adjusted palette of contemporary shades.  TheContinue reading “196 shades of Greene”

Lay a good foundation

HMG Paints’ Contract Matt Emulsion has been brightening up decorating jobs up and down the country. With fantastic results achievable in just one coat, over-coated with HMG Vinyl Matt Emulsion, a professional and tough finish will be achieved with exceptional coverage and depth of colour. HMG Contract Matt has great opacity that improves as theContinue reading “Lay a good foundation”

Create a solid digital marketing strategy for your business

Ever since the ‘dot-com’ revolution began in the 1990s it’s been increasingly important to have a strong online presence, accelerated by the Covid-19 crisis 2021 will reinforce this trend even further… Companies have never cared more about their brand and communications than they do now. With social media, it’s critical to carve out your ownContinue reading “Create a solid digital marketing strategy for your business”

Wise up on work platforms

For painters and decorators, low-level access equipment such as work platforms are an essential part of the toolkit. Here, Jamie Brassington, Product Manager at WernerCo, looks at their new PRO Work Platforms and the benefits they offer… Over the past year, people have spent more time in their homes than ever before, which has ledContinue reading “Wise up on work platforms”

Bring a luxury finish to every property

Following the launch of the new Dulux Heritage range in February, Dulux Creative Director Marianne Shillingford discusses the inspiration behind the colours and when decorators should recommend the premium paints to customers. Dulux Heritage is a stunning collection of beautiful colours, inspired by significant periods of British decorating history, combined with contemporary and future designContinue reading “Bring a luxury finish to every property”

A perfect blend of modern style and substance

Dulux is introducing two new premium paints and a curated range of classic colours, supporting professionals to meet more high-end demands from UK homeowners. Dulux Heritage is a new range of professional quality paints that deliver a beautiful ‘smooth to the touch’ aesthetic along with the tough, lasting durability needed for everyday life.  The stunning collectionContinue reading “A perfect blend of modern style and substance”

Technology opens up opportunities for the trade

Developed to help homeowners put together ideas, trades and other professionals can now benefit from being registered on Houzz.co.uk. Professionals in its community share what they’ve learnt from the experience, how it’s changed their approach and how that might impact the way home renovation pros work in the future. After being forced to halt faceContinue reading “Technology opens up opportunities for the trade”