About Our Paint Finishes

  1. A Quick Guide to Selecting the Best Paint Finish

    A Quick Guide to Selecting the Best Paint Finish

    Our premium paints are available in three distinct finishes.  Find out which one is right for your project.

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  2. Tips From the Experts: Paint My Home

    Tips From the Experts: Paint My Home

    In this video, hear from paint expert Ian Stewart, who talks us through his experience and some useful advice about the three premium finishes in our 1829 Collection. 

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  3. Discover Durable – a bespoke range of colours from Craig & Rose

    Discover Durable – a bespoke range of colours from Craig & Rose

    The Durable paint range from Craig & Rose is now available exclusively from our UK showrooms. Craft the perfect look in your home with our bespoke range of 480 mixable paint colours, for use in your home or garden. Visit us in our Notting Hill, Chiswick or Edinburgh showrooms and visit our colour wall to bring your ideal colour to life in one of our five high performance Durable paint finishes.

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  4. Top 5 paint effects for 2019

    Top 5 paint effects for 2019

    2019 is the year of paint effects. With bold walls cited as a key trend in Elle Décor, along with mixed metal accents, our new generation of Artisan paint effects are an easy way to make your room look unique. Find out what makes our top 5 list.

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  5. Artisan Glitter Glaze

    Focus on Glitter Glaze

    Bring some sparkle into your New Year with our tips for working with Glitter Glaze. 

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  6. Gloss paint - what is it and where do I use it

    What is gloss paint and where do I use it?

    Gloss paint has been used traditionally as the ‘go to’ paint for woodwork, doors and trims. But what is the difference between gloss paint and eggshell or satin? And what surfaces can gloss be used on? 

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  7. Eggshell finish now in larger size for all 1829 Vintage Colours

    Eggshell finish now in larger size for all 1829 Vintage Colours

    Our durable and washable Eggshell finish is now available in a 2.5L size across all 110 colours in the 1829 range.

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  8. eggshell

    WHAT IS ACRYLIC EGGSHELL AND WHERE CAN I USE IT?

    An eggshell finish has a soft subtle sheen – less that a satin or gloss and therefore is more understated and considered by some as more elegant than a gloss finish. Bit what surfaces is it suitable for and what are the advantages of using it?

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  9. WHAT TYPE OF PAINT SHOULD I USE?

    WHAT TYPE OF PAINT SHOULD I USE?

    So you’ve decided to redecorate. You have a colour scheme in mind, but do you know your eggshell from your chalky matt and your metallic from your gloss?

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