Novus Property Solutions has redecorated five buildings at one of Scotland’s largest and most prestigious independent schools over the summer, in a project worth £25,000.   Founded almost 200 years ago in 1818, making it the oldest co-educational boarding school in Scotland, Dollar Academy in Clackmannanshire is a day and boarding school for 1,200 boys […]


Still time to claim rewards at Crown Decorating Centres

THERE is still time to earn superb rewards with Crown Decorating Centres’ most popular promotion of the year – Champions Rewards. The highly successful loyalty scheme which runs across the network of 135 UK-wide stores gives painting professionals the opportunity to earn the ultimate bonuses while stocking up on essentials right through to the end […]


Save time and money at Crown Decorating Centres

TIME is money for any business, and the network of Crown Decorating Centres can help to ensure you maximise both time and money.   The best deals around can be found in store, and this month the focus is on ensuring you have the essential colours covered for all jobs with Crown Trade Matt Vinyl […]


The Scottish Decorators’ Federation support the #Celebritydecorator campaign. Nationwide search for the face of TRADE decorator TV!!

Do you have a face and personality for TV? Would you or others consider you a Guru in the painting and decorating sector? We are looking for Personality, Presence, Carisma and most importantly a passion for your industry and what you do? We are looking for a decorator to do video product reviews to feature […]


Autumn changes at Crown Decorating Centres

That wise old saying ‘look after the pennies and the pounds look after themselves’ remains as relevant today as it ever was. And Crown Decorating Centres have a host of deals which make it easy to put that very idea into practise.   Making sure you get the right colour paint first time is vital […]


Coo-Vars New & Improved Solar Reflective Aluminium Paint

Coo-Var is a manufacturer of specialist problem solving paint products since 1908, based in Hull, East Yorkshire. The Solar Reflective Aluminium paint available in Coo-Var’s Specialist Paints range is a bituminous based aluminium paint that gives a highly reflective metallic finish. It is designed to reflect and dissipate heat and sunlight on roofs resulting in […]


Coo-Var’s Latest Attraction

Pro-Netic is a new addition to the Coo-Var specialist paint range, A Water Based, Magnetic Chalkboard Paint in one! Hull, March 2017 Coo-Var has been a manufacturer of specialist problem solving paint products since 1908, based in Hull, East Yorkshire. They have seen continual growth and investment in both manufacturing and staff resources. Paints ranging […]


T&M have recently joined up with the Greggs foundation to provide a breakfast club

T&M have recently joined up with the Greggs foundation to provide a breakfast club to a local school in Hull for the next two years. The Breakfast Club programme was established in 1999 to help primary school children get a nutritious start to their school day. Every school is provided with fresh bread from their […]


New Durable Acrylic Matt joins Macpherson Trade Paints’ line-up

  Macpherson Trade Paints has strengthened its offer to decorators with the launch of a new Durable Acrylic Matt – just in time for the decorating season as it moves indoors for the autumn and winter months ahead.   Featuring a water-based formulation that is both stain and moisture resistant, the hardwearing, value-for-money product offers […]



Johnstone’s Decorating Centres has revealed the details of its latest Bonanza Sale, and it’s set to be bigger and better than ever!   With four extra pages worth of unmissable deals, the Bumper Bonanza Sale kicks off on Monday 11th September and will be available for one week only throughout all Johnstone’s and Peffer Paint […]