The Best Durable Matt Emulsion

The Decorators Forum Facebook group is made up of over thirteen thousand professional decorators. Through asking their opinions and running polls, we know it is widely believed Crown Clean Extreme is the best trade durable matt emulsion on the market. We have listed some of their opinions below

I tested this on a Job recently, it’s etter than Johnstone’s durable matt and miles better than Dulux Diamond. It has good coverage and is definitely more durable than the other two

Richard Gillen

Just used the white on a conservatory job and it was great 👍

Jim Kyle

My go to durable, well priced good product.

Sean Knowles

Colours are good, the white not so much. I use it more than vinyl these days, as soon as I catch a glimpse of kids or pets it’s an easy upsell for not much extra cost. Goes on a treat too 👍

Davey Hamilton

I’ve used it many times and I like it.

Grzegorz Urbanczvk

Not a bad drop of gear to spray

Steve Hamilton

I really cannot fault the product at all, just a shame that 2.5l is the smallest quantity that’s available.

Ben Byrd

I’ve used the colours on a few occasions, mostly out of Crown’s historical range. Great for opacity & a solid finish. So far, the properties I’ve been back to still look mint so the durability seems to be spot on.

Michael Price

Good gear! The dark and bright colours cover in two

Lee Smeaton

I like the product I think it covers well doesn’t flash doesn’t picture frame always got on with it, so it gets my vote

Dave Fegan

My go to for a scrubbable matt. Covers well, goes a long way and doesn’t clog up your brush like other scrubbable matt brands do.

Baz Grady

Doesn’t cover as well as it used to, but it’s still my paint for choice, seriously durable. Far easier to apply than others, especially the Dulux diamond.

Brett George

Clean extreme is the best. I have just finished 2 health clinics with this. I agree the white opacity isn’t that good. I used 2 coats of matt emulsion first then2 coats of white Clean Extreme.

Francis Simms

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