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Archive / August, 2016

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New guide keeps Sadolin in the picture

New guide keeps Sadolin in the picture PREMIUM woodcare brand Sadolin is putting decorators in the picture after revising its popular Product and Colour Guide. The new-look guide reveals the latest additions to the premier brand and focuses on photographic content to illustrate how they, and others in the Sadolin range, have achieved a transformational […]

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JOHNSTONE’S TRADE REVITALISES ROMAN BATH HOUSE

Johnstone’s Trade has helped visitors to a popular North East museum take a step back in time after its products were used to refresh a full-size replica Roman bath house.   The Roman Bath House, the only full-scale reconstructed Roman bath house in the UK, was first built 20 years ago and has been a […]

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Cheers all round to a wee dram of the finest paint

Presenting a public face that is welcoming and pristine is vital for any visitor attraction. And when you’re one of Scotland’s most historic whisky distilleries, playing host to thousands of guests in the picturesque Perthshire hillsides, you need to look your best all year round. However, when you’re not a paint and coatings expert, knowing […]

Novus Apprentice Challenge 2016

APPRENTICE HOPEFULS REVITALISE COMMUNITY GARDEN

The next generation of property maintenance specialists has refreshed a community allotment in Stoke-on-Trent in the final event of Novus Property Solutions’ Apprentice Week. The community garden in the Middleport area of the city, which is run by local charity Root ‘n Fruit, grows food to donate to the elderly, while providing an opportunity for […]

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Latest Sandtex Trade video sets out surface solution

  Latest Sandtex Trade video sets out surface solution Ways of creating a uniform surface are all covered in-depth in the fourth video in the ‘This Is Sandtex Trade’ series.   ‘This Is Sandtex Trade’ looks at a range of subjects relating to exterior painting.   In the fourth part of the series Kevin O’Donnell […]

Johnstone's Young Painter of the Year

FIRST FEMALE MAJORITY IN JOHNSTONE’S TRADE FINAL

A majority of females will contest the final of the Johnstone’s Young Painter of the Year competition for the first time in the event’s 12-year history.   The regional heats drew to a close leaving eight contestants to battle it out in November’s national finals at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, and five of the […]

Novus - University of Teesside refurbishment contract

NOVUS UPGRADE FOR LISTED UNIVERSITY BUILDING

Safety flooring and suspended ceilings are being installed at the University of Teesside after Novus Property Solutions were called in to carry out essential refurbishments on a listed building.   The university’s Constantine Building will remain open and in use by students while Novus operatives set about creating an improved learning environment by upgrading facilities. […]

Super school rewarded with design week artwork (2)

SUPER SCHOOL REWARDED WITH DESIGN WEEK ARTWORK

  Johnstone’s Trade has presented two large pieces of original art to schoolchildren from Heaton Avenue Primary School in Cleckheaton as a thank you for their help with a national exhibition.   Large boards painted with Johnstone’s latest R&D project – a cleanable, stain-resisting matt paint product currently under development – were taken to the […]

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HAMILTON STRENGTHENS SALES TEAM

Hamilton, the leading professional decorating sundries company, has appointed Tim Hewitt as Area Sales Manager for the North.   A highly experienced sales manager, Tim has previously worked within the jewellery and electrical accessories industries and has worked for major household names including Karcher and Armeg.   Tim said, ’One of the main attractions of […]

Hot Deals – August 2016

Make great deals your goal this season   WITH the Premier League season just around the corner, you know it’s almost the end of the summer – but it’s definitely not the end of some of the hottest deals around.   August is still a great time to book in those outdoor painting jobs and […]