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Meet the GoodFillers they’re ready-mixed and ready-to-go

Meet the GoodFillers they’re ready-mixed and ready-to-go

Meet the GoodFillers, They’re ready-mixed and ready-to-go Here at Gyproc EasiFill HQ we understand that Painters and Decorator’s strive for that perfect finish and can spend a huge chunk of their time repairing walls and ceilings. That’s why it was so important for us...

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LINCOLN STUDENTS GET CONFIDENT WITH BELL DECORATING ACADEMY

LINCOLN STUDENTS GET CONFIDENT WITH BELL DECORATING ACADEMY Working in collaboration with Bell Decorating Group, Crown Paints marked the launch of the first Bell Decorating Academy in Lincoln with a morning of workshops for the students of Lincoln College. The...

Tesa sponsors Young Painter of the Year South West final

Tesa sponsors Young Painter of the Year South West final tesa®, recognised throughout the painting and decorating sector for the quality of its Precision® range of masking tapes, has sponsored a prestigious industry award. The South West final of Johnstone's Trade...

Earthborn New Colour Card

Earthborn’s New Colour Card Earthborn, manufacturers of paints that contain no oils or acrylics, has introduced its new classic colour card. The new colours are: Bobble Hat – A majestic blue. Hippo Hooray – A well balanced grey. Hobgoblin – An ‘easy-going’ green with...

Why you need to learn to spray

Why you need to learn to spray Why you need to learn to spray – increase profits and client satisfaction As a decorator, you are likely to have had a number of years’ experience in the industry. And if you are reading this, then you clearly have a passion for your...

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Product reviews

Fired Earth Paint review- Matt emulsion & Eggshell

Fired Earth Paint review- Matt emulsion & Eggshell

Fired Earth Paint review- Matt emulsion & Eggshellby Phill Southam Fired Earth paint is an environmentally friendly designer paint popular with interior designers, a bit like Farrow & Ball. It’s not the worst paint to use, but I don’t consider it worth the...

Women’s Dassy Boston Trousers

Women’s Dassy Boston Trousers

Women's Dassy Boston Trousers By Harriet Stone   Our Verdict These trousers offer women in the trade a chance to feel comfortable professional and stylish. They are fully adjustable on almost every aspect making them easily adaptable for different body shapes. Pro's...

Suretherm goodbye mold review

Suretherm goodbye mold review

by Rob Greenwood Great stuff, strange consistency and a little pricey Verdict, the Suretherm goodbye mold Paint rally does give the same thermal insulation as 6mm of polystyrene lining. It pulls a lot on the first coat but the second seems to flow much nicer. For...

Crown Trade Satinwood (White) Review

Crown Trade Satinwood (White) Review

Crown Trade Satinwood (White) Review By Mike Cupit This is Crown’s premium trade satinwood. Available in 1, 2.5 or 5-liter tins from any Crown Trade Centre, as well as plenty of other Stuckists around Britain. Pros Self-undercoating Great adhesion Amazing opacity Easy...

Zinsser allcoat (solvent based) review

Zinsser allcoat (solvent based) review

Zinsser allcoat (solvent based) review Verdict The absolute holy grail of all in one paints that does everything you will need it to do, an adhesion primer/stain block with all the benefits of oil an water based combined… A paint that is a must have to have in stock....

Toupret ready mixed filler review

Toupret ready mixed filler review

Toupret ready mixed filler review A good ready mixed filler that doesn’t need priming before top coating, but really needs overnight drying for anything 2mm and above. So if you got the time to wait, this is what you need. Pro’s Doesn’t flash so no need for priming...

Professional insight

Cyclone Multi Purpose Mixing Device Review

Cyclone Multi Purpose Mixing Device Review

Cyclone Multi Purpose Mixing Device Review By Rachel Bates   Received this a few weeks ago and been a little behind with reviews. But on the up side it has also meant that this has been taken out on a multitude of jobs and I can give a completely honest review....

Silk Plaster Training Day Review

Silk Plaster Training Day Review

Silk Plaster Training Day Review By Richard Irons I went onto the silk plaster course yesterday, It was a pretty good day. I had the sample book sent out ages ago as I was keen back then. So when the course came up I jumped at it, especially at £99 There are loads of...

how to spray a newbuild house

how to spray a newbuild house

How to Spray a Newbuild House By Phill Southam   I thought I’d write an article to help out those that are new to spraying and was unsure where to start when it comes to spraying a newbuild house. Now what you have to remember, everyone does things differently...

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