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Paint - Help & Advice

Help and Advice on any part of your painting project, from choosing the correct type of paint to calculating the quantities you will need.


Choosing the right type of paint

Choose the right type of paint for the job, with the help of our Emulsion and Sheen Guides, and get advice on wood and metal paint.

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Calculating the right amount of paint

Not sure how much paint to buy? Work out how much you will need for your project with our handy step-by-step guide.

Quantity Guide

Choosing the right brushes and tools

Learn all about the correct types of paintbrushes and paint rollers to use, and how to use them effectively.

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Frequently asked questions

Read the most frequently asked questions on painting and decorating.

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Paint terminology made simple

A glossary of paint and decorating terms explained in plain English.

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Good Idea Leaflet – Painting & Decorating

This leaflet suggests techniques and products to transform your decorating project

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Choose your Colours

Get your FREE colour card with over 100 new colours, and start planning the colour scheme that will transform your home.


Request your Free Colour Card