Product reviews

Our reviews of the latest and most relevant decorating products.

Soft Grip Contour Scraper Review

Soft Grip Contour Scraper Review

Professional decorator Rachel Bates gives a full and honest review of the soft grip contour scraper. Looks like quite a handy tool as well

Victoria and Albert Eggshell Review

Victoria and Albert Eggshell Review

Professional decorator Daniel Wilson gives a full review of Victoria and Albert Eggshell, a waterbased trim paint to rival Ben Moore.

Johnstone’s Perfect Matt Review

Johnstone’s Perfect Matt Review

Professional decorator Daniel Wilson shares his review of Johnstone’s Perfect Matt in white. Is it really worth the price tag??

Kolorbond Single and 2K review

Kolorbond Single and 2K review

Kolorbond Single and 2K review By Chris BrettleWe have been using Kolorbond since March this year after purchases the uPVC Painters business in January. From day one the owner Dave and his main salesman Simon have always been keen to help out with any questions and...

Allway Tools: Wallcovering Stripper Review

Allway Tools: Wallcovering Stripper Review

Allway Tools: Wallcovering Stripper Review By Daniel Wilson I've used many heavy-duty scraper blades before. Normally results in the blades taking chunks of plaster as well as the wallpaper. Or the rubber handle coming off leaving you with a big blister were the metal...

Victoria & Albert Museum Acrylic Eggshell review

Victoria & Albert Museum Acrylic Eggshell review

Victoria & Albert Museum Acrylic Eggshell review by Rob Greenwood The Victoria & Albert Museum paint range, supplied by thepaintmakers.co.uk is a fantastic range of paint, inspired by the famous Victoria and Albert Museum in London. The range of 40 colours has...

Review of Johnstones Stainaway

Review of Johnstones Stainaway

Review of Johnstones StainAway By Roy ForrestMy name is Roy Forrest, I am a self employed painter and decorator with over 40 years’ experience in the trade. I was recently sent a 5 Litres of Johnstones Stainaway to try out and here is my review of Johnstones...

Oldfields Paint Brush Review my paintbrush

Oldfields Paint Brush Review my paintbrush

Oldfields Brush Review I was recently given a set of Oldfield brushes to try out and review from Andy Cherry from My Paintbrush . These are brushes that I’ve wanted to try out for a long time. They are really popular brushes in Australia, I have a friend in Oz that...

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