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Organisation Description

Crown Paints is a British based decorative coatings company with a history of innovation stretching back over 200 years. We believe passionately in innovation and customer focus as key constituents of a healthy business. The solutions we offer for effective paint specification – and the way in which we deliver them – stem from corporate self-belief that, where Crown is concerned, “It’s not just paint… It’s personal”.

Our brands include

Crown Trade
In Crown Trade you’ll find a range of high quality paints, including specialist and high performance coatings such as flame retardant systems and hygiene finishes.

Sandtex Trade
Sandtex Trade, the No1 exterior solution, comprises a wide selection of high performing coatings for exterior wood, masonry and restoring tired and ageing uPVC.

Sadolin
Sadolin needs little introduction as a woodcare brand with a great reputation for durability and colour range. There are products for interior and exterior specification in a variety of types and finishes.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • Burning Issues: The Hazard Of Painted Walls And Ceilings (Scotland)

    Seminar | Crown Paints

    Burning issues and the hazard of painted walls and ceilings. The problem of fire spread across painted walls and ceilings is becoming better understood and more widely acknowledged. Seminar discusses the problem and the solution offered by flame retardant coatings in restricting flame spread in buildings. This is discussed in the context of changes to legislation as a consequence of the fire (Scotland) act 2005 that applies to all non-domestic buildings.

  • Burning Issues: The Hazard Of Painted Walls And Ceilings

    Seminar | Crown Paints

    The problem of fire spread across painted walls and ceilings is becoming better understood and more widely acknowledged. Seminar discusses the problem, and the solution offered by flame retardant coatings in restricting flame spread in buildings. This is discussed in the context of changes to legislation as a consequence of the regulatory reform (fire safety) order 2005, which applies to all non-domestic buildings and the requirement within it to carry out fire risk assessments.

  • Colour In Education

    Seminar | Crown Paints

    Seminar explains how colour can be used to best effect within an educational environment. Topics covered are similar to the role of colour in buildings (space, atmosphere, lighting, dimensions, existing furnishing) but this presentation addresses each of the topics within an educational context.

  • Effective Paint Specification

    Seminar | Crown Paints

    Seminar explores the properties of paint and the different types of coating and systems and provides guidelines for choosing the appropriate system. Compares water borne and solvent borne technology and covers voc reduction and sustainability.

  • The Role Of Colour In Buildings

    Training Video | Crown Paints

    Video seminar covers colour psychology and the role colour plays in creating atmosphere, effecting light and altering perceptions of dimensions and temperature within the interior environment. Also covers the use of the colour wheel and the use of colour in complying with the equality act.

  • Different Shades Of Green - Delivering Paint Sustainability

    Seminar | Crown Paints

    Seminar pays particular focus on paint and coatings and will look at issues including breeam, issues with standardization, products helping to extend maintenance cycles, carbon foot printing, and the integrated approach to sustainability and corporate social responsibility.

Crown Paints
PO Box 37
Crown House
Darwen
BB3 0BG

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