Crown Paints gives decorators fuel for inspiration

A FACEBOOK campaign launched by Crown Paints is offering painters and decorators the chance to win a £100 fuel voucher.

If you have used Crown Trade, Sadolin or Sandtex Trade products, you can post photographs of recent projects on Crown Paints Professional’s Facebook page.

Each month a £100 fuel voucher will be awarded to the people behind the project which attracts the most online votes.

Crown Paints Trade Marketing Manager, Debbie Orr, said: “There are scores of painters and decorators across the country who achieve some fantastic results with our products.

“Whether it’s a complete decorating overhaul, a new-build project or restoration of decorative features, there are many talented professionals who create some beautiful showpieces.

“We want to give our customers the chance to showcase some of the great projects they have completed using Crown Trade, Sadolin or Sandtex Trade products and one of the easiest ways to help them do that is through Facebook.

“Social media is quick and accessible and to encourage our customers to join us online, where they can also find out all the latest news from Crown Paints, we have launched  this ‘competition,  which offers professionals the chance to win a £100 fuel voucher for the most popular project each month.”

Painters and decorators can post pictures of their projects on the Crown Paints Professional Facebook page at the Win £100 of Fuel tab, visit for details.


About Crown Paints:

  • Crown Paints is owned by Danish decorative and protective coatings company Hempel, who employ over 5,000 people and operate in more than 80 countries.
  • Crown Paints is the Holder of the Royal Warrant by Appointment to Her Majesty the Queen, as Manufacturers of Paints.
  • Over 1,250 employees work for Crown Paints, which is based in Darwen in Lancashire, with manufacturing sites in Darwen and Hull, which operate to ISO 9001 accredited quality management system and ISO 14001 environmental management system.
  • The company also has a network of 133 Crown Decorating Centres spread throughout the UK and Ireland.
  • Crown Paints serves every sector of the decorative coatings market, promoting its market-leading paint and woodcare brands – Crown, Sandtex, Permoglaze, Macpherson, Sadolin and Berger – to consumer and professional audiences alike, as well as key export markets.
  • Crown Paints has been making paint for over 200 years.
  • Crown Paints is committed to delivering its sustainability targets and its work in this field has been recognised at several regional and national awards. The company is also able to measure the carbon footprint of all of its products and has met its targets of achieving zero waste to landfill.

Press release prepared by Jane Shepherd, Shepherd PR Limited, 01335 368020, email