Anthracite grey paint...contemporary properties are sporting it on interiors and exteriors. Our ideas will inspire you to use this colour. If you've thought about upgrading your own home, retail unit or office with this colour, it may be easier than you think and for a fraction of the cost of replacing items.
It’s not unreasonable to ask questions about which paint rollers and brushes to use, but many people are reluctant to ask us in person! Here’s our short guide to help you choose the right roller for your job. Depending on the size of your job and the quality/type of the paint you choose, there are choices for rollers...many of them! We have simplified the choice with an overview based on surface type, paint type and, to some extent "user type".
Exterior masonry paint has to stand up to extremes of temperature, moisture and UV rays; it also has to adhere to quite a tricky surface. Demand for our masonry paints has soared recently so here is some information to help you choose and use the right masonry paint.
What a few months we have had here at Palatine Paints! It's been busy but we have used it as a valuable learning experience which has helped us refine our businesses processes. As a team, we have coped with staffing constraints, high demand, supplier issues and social distancing.
We are still manufacturing, but we know many of you, especially those in the leisure/hospitality sector are having to close businesses down temporarily. We thought we’d give you some ideas of jobs that perhaps could be done to make great use of time while customers are not present. Or even some DIY jobs if you’re stuck at home.
Caring for exterior wood windows and doors forms part 2 in our series of our guides on looking after exterior wood. Some simple care and attention will protect and extend the lifespan of wooden windows and doors. We hope our tips help.
Why is IPA or Isopropanol in demand? What is it used for? How we're coping with demand and more information about this useful chemical. Plus other news about our new product launch and general hygiene surrounding corona virus.
What are flame retardant and fire resistant paints? You’ll have these terms along with intumescent (and possibly others) when referring to paints. We've briefly explained a few points here.
Our series of guides to make looking after the wood at your home or business property easier. Number 1 in the series - Looking after your wooden fences. Being outdoors, fences are subjected everything our fast changing climate can throw at them...