Inspiring endless possibilities

Johnstone’s Trade have announced the PPG Voice of Colour 2024 Colour of the Year as Limitless (PPG1091-3), a fresh, warm shade that is a recognisable primary colour with the confidence of a neutral. This modern honey beige offers excellent design and styling possibilities for customers in both residential and commercial interiors. Along with the 2024Continue reading “Inspiring endless possibilities”

Get into the Spirit of things

The Spirit Renaissance Range from Pioneer Brush incorporate eco materials that combine elements of sustainability, recyclability, and biodegradability with Trade quality products. The aim of this range is to answer the need across industry in general to think ‘green’ and to apply existing eco technologies to our product lines, but without compromising on the qualityContinue reading “Get into the Spirit of things”

Silk rounds

Axus Decor has revealed its long-awaited ultra-premium brush, Silk Touch Ultra, as part of its Mink series. Each brush has a high-capacity oval ferrule filled with a new generation of ‘world-class filaments’. These ultra filaments are firm enough to spread all types of coating, thick and thin, and undergo an advanced chemical treatment that producesContinue reading “Silk rounds”

Your name. Your job. Your choice.

For high quality tools that deliver a job you’re proud to put your name to, look no further than Hamilton’s Prestige range of brushes.  A much-loved range of reliable and durable flat, angled and sash brushes that are designed to deliver a great finish. High specification fibres deliver excellent paint pick up and a finer finish.Continue reading “Your name. Your job. Your choice.”

Not all brushes are created equal

A high-quality paint brush is made of several different components, that all combine to create the perfect tool for the perfect finish. Here Andrew Cummins, Senior Product Manager at Purdy, breaks down the different parts of a brush and what you should look out for in a high-quality product. The bristlesThe bristles of a paintContinue reading “Not all brushes are created equal”

The devil is in the detail

The Monarch Detail & Finishing Brush Set has been carefully curated to ensure that each project has the right brush, every time. Designed for the advanced painter needing multiple brushes to complete the task to a high-quality finish. Each brush offers synthetic tapered filaments to provide a professional finish. The set is simple and versatileContinue reading “The devil is in the detail”

Trade Insights – Pioneer Brush

We asked Peter Samuel from Pioneer Brush about his experience and building up the brand… Tell us a bit about Pioneer Brushes… Pioneer Brush is an off-shoot of my experience and knowledge, and has grown to be one of the foremost manufacturers of paintbrushes worldwide. Most of what we produce is sold as ‘private label’Continue reading “Trade Insights – Pioneer Brush”

Johnstone’s Trade – Colour of the Year 2023

Each year Johnstone’s Trade shows its instinct in its choice of Colour of the Year to help your customers find an impactful colour for their interior and exterior projects, the 2023 Colour of the Year is no different…. Introducing Vining Ivy (PPG1148-6), a turquoise tint that is both modern and versatile. Chosen from the PPGContinue reading “Johnstone’s Trade – Colour of the Year 2023”

A brush for every type of painter

Over the years, Axus Decor has worked hard to develop and grow its range of brushes… For outstanding value, the Pro-Brush (blue) is long lasting, delivers a smooth finish, and holds a large amount of paint. If you’re a speed-painter, you might want to step up to the oval-shaped Captain Chunk brush (onyx), which featureContinue reading “A brush for every type of painter”

Pioneer Brush launch new Eco decorating tool range

Pioneer Brush are one of the World’s leading manufacturers of paint brushes, with an annual production of over 18 million paintbrushes going to over 20 countries. In the UK, they distribute products under the Spirit and Swift and Lightning brands.  New to the range is Spirit Renaissance Eco, professional quality decorating tools incorporating eco materials thatContinue reading “Pioneer Brush launch new Eco decorating tool range”