REASON TO TRADE UP…. DURABILITY AND/OR SPEED

 

 From…  To…
 Albany Vinyl Matt  Albany Durable Matt
 – 500% stronger than standard vinyl matt emulsion
– tough, long lasting matt finish to withstand repetitive cleaning
– ideal for high traffic areas
 Dulux Vinyl Matt  Dulux Diamond Matt
 – uses Diamond Technology to make it 10 times tougher than Dulux Trade Vinyl Matt
 Crown Vinyl Matt  Crown Clean Extreme Scrubbable Matt
 – can withstand repetitive cleaning

– demonstrates excellent stain resistance

– ideal for use in high traffic areas

– ISO 11998 class 1 scrub rating

 Armstead Vinyl Matt  Armstead Durable Matt
 – provides a scrubbable matt finish

– good stain resistance

– hard wearing making it suitable for high traffic areas such as hallways

 Crown Acrylic Eggshell  Crown Clean Extreme Acrylic Eggshell
 – can withstand repetitive cleaning

– demonstrates excellent stain resistance properties

– ideal for use in high traffic areas

– ideal for use in areas subject to steam and condensation such as kitchens and

bathrooms

– ISO 11998 class 1 scrub rating

 Dulux Trade High Gloss  Dulux  Trade Quick Drying Gloss  Dulux Weathershield Masonry Gloss
 – water-based, high gloss system

– aesthetic properties of a solvent-based

product

– quicker re-coat times and enhanced

durability

 – quick-drying, high gloss

– formulated for exterior use

– its smooth gloss formulation discourages

dirt retention

– contains fungicide to inhibits mould growth

– 10 year all weather protection

 Crown Trade Full Gloss  Crown Trade Fast flow Quick Dry Gloss  Crown Stronghold Exterior Gloss
 – quick drying

– water-based gloss that feels like a

traditional gloss

– stays whiter for longer

 – provides long term protection

– 6 years proven durability

– flexible finish for exterior wood

– solvent-based

 

Dulux Trade Eggshell Dulux Trade Diamond Eggshell Dulux Trade High Performance Eggshell
 – 10 times tougher than Dulux Trade

Vinyl Silk

– resistant to typical household stains

– water-based making it quick-drying and

low odour

– ideal for jobs requiring minimum

disruption

 – 5 times tougher and 43% more scuff

Resistant than Diamond Eggshell.

– ideal for super high traffic areas

REASON TO TRADE UP….  GREEN CREDENTIALS

 From…  To…
 Dulux Vinyl Matt  Dulux Ecosure Matt Emulsion
 – up to 25% less embodied carbon than Dulux Trade Vinyl Matt as measured by the

Environmental Impact Analyser

– specifically formulated for a lower environmental impact than standard Dulux Trade

products

– still maintains the highest possible standard of Dulux Trade quality and performance

 Dulux Trade Gloss  Dulux Ecosure Gloss
 – using Ecosure Gloss and Undercoat as a two-coat system reduces the embodied

carbon by 30% compared to standard Dulux Trade High Gloss and Undercoat, as

measured by Environmental Impact Analyser

– specifically formulated for a lower environmental impact than standard Dulux Trade

products

– quick drying and high sheen finish with good flow and application properties

– good durability and resistance to yellowing

REASON TO TRADE UP… SPECIALIST PROPERTIES FOR WALLS AND CEILINGS

 From…  To…
 Dulux Vinyl Matt  Dulux Pyroshield Durable Matt
 – flame retardant finish that upgrades surfaces of fire classification from Class 3

to Class 0 (BS476)

– inhibits the spread of flame on previously painted Wall & Ceiling surfaces

– highly durable, washable vinyl matt finish

– only 2 coats required

– quick drying water-based formulation

 Dulux Vinyl Matt  Dulux Mould Shield Fungicidal Matt
 – ingredients include fungicide to inhibit mould growth

– tested to BS 3900 Part G6

 Crown Trade Vinyl Matt  Crown Trade Steracryl Mould Inhibiting Matt
 – ingredients include fungicide to inhibit mould growth

– ideal for void premises, basements, kitchens and bathrooms

 Crown Trade Vinyl Matt  Crown Trade Steracryl Anti-Bacterial Scrubbable Matt
 – uses SteriTouch silver ion technology

– has a scrub resistance rating of Class 1 to ISO 11998

– ideal for jobs where an anti-bacterial, low odour finish is required

– ideal for high traffic areas

 Albany Red Oxide Primer  Albany Metal Primer Phosphate
 – higher rust resistance than Red Oxide Primer
 Crown Trade Acrylic Eggshell  Crown Trade Steracryl Anti-Bacterial Durable Acrylic Eggshell
 – uses SteriTouch silver ion technology

– ideal for jobs where an anti-bacterial, low odour finish is required

– ideal for areas susceptible to condensation

– highly durable, wipeable finish

 Crown Trade Acrylic Eggshell  Crown Trade Steracryl Mould Inhibiting Durable Acrylic Eggshell
 – ingredients include fungicide to inhibit mould growth

– ideal for void premises, basements, kitchens and bathrooms

– highly durable wipeable finish

 Crown Trade Acrylic Eggshell  Crown Trade Timonox Acrylic Eggshell
 – inhibits the spread of flames in a fire

– can be used as part of a system to upgrade existing coatings to Class 0

– ideal for communal areas

– can be used on new and previously painted non-combustible surfaces

 Dulux Trade Eggshell  Dulux Mould Shield Fungicidal Eggshell
 – ingredients include fungicide to inhibit mould growth

– tested to BS 3900 Part G6

 Crown Trade Vinyl Matt  Crown Trade Timonox Vinyl Matt Crown Trade Timonox Scrubbable Matt
 – inhibits the spread of flames in a

fire

– can be used as part of a system

to upgrade existing coatings to

Class 0

– ideal for communal areas

 – can be used as part of a system to upgrade

existing coatings to Class 0

– flame retardant matt finish

– scrub resistant (rating class 1 to ISO11998)

REASON TO TRADE UP… SUPERIOR CONTRACTOR PAINT

 From…  To…
 Armstead Contract emulsion  Dulux Trade Supermatt emulsion
 – top quality

– high opacity

– excellent coverage

– suitable for new plaster that is still drying out

 Dulux Trade High Gloss  Dulux Trade New Work Gloss
 – designed to be applied to new surfaces
 From…  To…  Then…
 Macpherson Contract emulsion  Macpherson Eclipse  Crown Trade Covermatt
 – allows surfaces to breathe

making it suitable for use on new

plaster and render before the

drying process is complete

 – specially formulated for the first time decoration of

new build interiors including new plaster

– excellent high opacity

– allows surfaces to breathe

– quick drying

– formulated for reduced spatter

– range of colours

REASON TO TRADE UP… EXTERIOR SUBSTRATE HAS SIGNIFICANT EXPOSURE TO ELEMENTS

 From…  To…
 Sandtex Trade High Cover Smooth  Masonry  Sandtex Trade X-treme X-posure Smooth Masonry
 – BBA approved 15 years proven durability

– ultimate weather and climate endurance

– anti-carbonation concrete protection

– highly resistant to dirt and pollution

– extremely flexible for covering and resisting re-appearance of hairline cracks

 

REASON TO TRADE UP… EXTERIOR PAINT NEEDS TO BE APPLIED IN POOR CONDITIONS

 From…  To…
 Sandtex Trade High Cover Smooth  Sandtex Trade 365 All Weather Masonry
 – can be applied in temperatures as low as -10oC

– resistant to showers after just 20 minutes

– BBA approved 15 years proven durability