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Can I cancel my order or return my unwanted paint?

If your order has yet to be dispatched it is possible to cancel if you have a valid reason. Returning a product is usually also possible if the paint is in a resellable condition. Unfortunately the same does not apply for mixed paints that are tinted as ordered. Read our refund policy in detail here.

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What are VOCs and why are they harmful?

Volatile Organic Compounds is the collective term for any organic compound having an initial boiling point less than or equal to 250°C measured at a standard pressure of 101.3 kPa. Though not all VOCs are harmful, the term is predominantly associated with chemicals generated from burning fuel, oil, gas and diesel exhausts or emitted from paints, solvents and […]

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Lemon And Lime For Summer Time

Summertime is well and truly here but if you feel that your home isn’t summer ready yet then you need to grab a zesty paint pallet of lemons and limes so your home pops with the feeling of summer. Colours and shades like g3 jelly, g19 chawka gull, g20 miro, g15 limesickle, e18 lemon and […]

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Exterior Home Painting

If you have a home that looks tired, unloved, dirty or even unappealing from the outside sometimes a lick of paint is all you need to give your home a new lease of life. Don’t run away screaming, painting the outside walls, doors and window frames of your home can be one of the most […]

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What Does The Colour Of Your Front Door Say About You?

The front door of your home gives off the first impression, when someone is visiting your home the first thing they will see is the outside of your home and your front door. However your front door doesn’t just represent your home, it represents you and your family as well so if you are considering painting your […]

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Painting Your Summer House

Summer is the perfect time for painting your summer house or even transforming your garden shed! This doesn’t mean you have to break the bank as all you need is a paint tin or two and some rollers. In this article we give you some top summer painting tips to help create your stunning tranquil […]

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Beaching Up Your Home

With summer fast approaching, you may be looking at different ways of beaching up your home, especially if you have a beach hut or summer holiday home. Here are some top tips for beaching up your home. Paint your walls white with a5 bone or a2 chalk or with a hint of cream such as […]

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Creating A Regal Nursery Without A Royal Price Tag

As we warmly welcome Princess Charlotte to the world,  we have been thinking about how you can make your Prince or Princesses nursery look regally striking without the ‘royal’ price tag. Of course you can go for white and lacy, keeping it posh, clean and perfect. Opting for a5 bone, a1 antique white or a26 […]

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Super Themed Rooms For Little Heroes

As toddlers grow, they are often all over the latest trends and all they talk about is their favourite  cartoon which they then eat, sleep and breathe! If your child sees a toy, ball, book or even a  cardboard box with the cartoon characters they don’t just want it but they need it in their […]

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How Do Light Bulbs Affect Paint Colour?

Have you ever painted all the walls in your favourite shade only to find when it has dried, it looks a completely different colour? This is because differing artificial lights have different relationships with your paint colours, walls and ceilings. When you go into large paint stores they often use large, extra bright fluorescent bulbs, […]

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