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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 […]

Decorating distributer, thedecoratingcentre.co.uk choose COO-VAR for premium floor coating.

GC MOTORS is the UK’s Largest Independent Sports, Prestige & 4×4 supplier. Growing demand in the service and supply of high end marques resulted in GC motors further developing its workshop and repair centre. They required a high quality functional coating on the floor in their new facility. The previously painted concrete floor would need to […]

Johnstone's Trade and Chris Green 17th century farmhouse (2)

JOHNSTONE’S TRADE HELPS FIRM WIN NATIONAL TITLE

JOHNSTONE’S TRADE HELPS FIRM WIN NATIONAL TITLE       Products from Johnstone’s Trade’s comprehensive range have helped Chris Green Painters and Decorators win a prestigious national award.       The company, made up of Chris Green and his son Matt, landed the Small Contractor Project of the Year in the Premier Trophy Awards […]

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Sadolin Superdec ambassador puts colour outdoors in perspective

  Decorators can get a unique insight into the use of colour outdoors in a new video produced by Sadolin. Dedicated Sadolin Superdec user Gary Davies has gone on camera to talk about his passion for colour using the premium wood protection product. Gary, the owner of Lyme Bay Cabins – which manufactures and installs […]

Crown Trade Historic and Classic video

Crown Trade Fits The Bill

  PRESS RELEASE Video puts Crown Trade’s historic and classic shades in the picture     If you are looking for inspiration for projects with a classic or historic theme, then a new video from Crown Trade fits the bill.   Available to view at www.youtube.com/user/CrownTradeTV the short film showcases beautiful hues from both the […]

Skillbuild 2016 Leeds Heat

P&D contest ‘vital’ to help address skills gap

  A NATIONAL contest which promotes emerging talent and creates a pathway to national and global recognition for contestants has been hailed as crucial for the painting and decorating industry. Figures from the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) have revealed more than 13,000 painters and decorators will be needed before 2018 to meet growing demand. […]

Novus Property Solutions - BITC Awards 2016

NOVUS TRIUMPHS AT BUSINESS IN THE COMMUNITY AWARDS

Novus Property Solutions has once again been recognised for its commitment to the communities in which it operates with a prestigious Business in the Community award.   The maintenance, refurbishment and new build contractor won the West Midlands Collaborative Action Award for the development and ongoing success of its Staffordshire Business Class Cluster initiative. The […]