Premier Trophy Awards 2019: applications now open
Now in its 31st year, the Painting and Decorating Association?s annual Premier Trophy Awards has kicked-off its 2019 awards process by inviting award applications from painting and decorating professionals to celebrate the very best finishes from projects taking place throughout the UK..
Dulux Trade water-based products get makeover
Dulux Trade Quick Dry woodwork products will have their packaging changed as part of the AkzoNobel?s global ambition: leading the industry in the transition to water-based paints..
Colour of the Year
The Colour of the Year 2019 has been announced, this brings a range of colour palettes designed to help you transform various space types, from commercial to healthcare and education to residential..
Radical thinking in colour and design
Dulux have collaborated with BRE and other partners to launch the ?Dementia Friendly Home? showcasing the best in evidence based colour and design. .
Healthcare colour and contrast: a guide to best practice
Colour is an important part of the built environment and this applies as much to healthcare as any other sector. Our guide helps you ensure that your colour schemes are beautiful, practical and even beneficial to building users. .
Look the business with our exclusive merchandise range
Look professional on-site and show your customers your Dulux credentials with our range of exclusive Dulux Academy workwear and merchandise. .
Create beautiful, energy efficient spaces with Dulux Trade Plus
The new Dulux Trade Plus range helps you to create beautiful spaces that are also energy efficient. Improve the thermal performance of buildings with these innovative new products..
New Dulux Trade Plus keeps staff house warm
Dulux Trade has provided an expert coating specification to deliver improved thermal performance for a detached Victorian property located in Tonbridge School, Kent. Providing improvements internally and externally, the new Dulux Trade Plus Range offered the ideal solution. .
Contract Direct customers earn fabulous rewards
This year's Contract Direct Rewards promotion came to a close at the end of July and brought fantastic rewards to many Contract Direct customers. From a magical family trip to Disneyland Paris, to a pint of the black stuff on a weekend in Dublin, discover what rewards they will be enjoying. .
We are on a mission to deliver Colour Excellence
Introducing the Colour Excellence Programme, a series of exciting changes in how Dulux colour is created and delivered. Starting with new tinting machine technology that enables us to deliver the best colour accuracy and widest selection possible for you and your clients. .
Dulux Trade tackles the worst of Welsh weather
At 440m above sea level, the Storey Arms Outdoor Education Centre is subject to the most extreme weather. So, when the exterior needed to be redecorated, a member of Contract Partnership turned to quality Dulux Trade products..
Dulux Select Decorators get the job done
Find out how Dulux Select Decorators have completed amazing jobs with Armstead, and how their customers were 'over the moon' with the results. When budgets are tight Armstead Trade is the smart choice to get the job done. .
The key to great customer service
Providing great customer service can help you build your business and strengthen your reputation for quality. Here are some key tips that will help you deliver first-class service, every time..
Colour Palette Package for Specifiers
Our new colour palette package is here, packed with the latest shades, technology and tools to help you and your business stay on top. .
AWARD WINS PUT GLOSS ON DULUX TRADE PROJECTS
The Painting and Decorating Association last week hosted its 30th annual awards ceremony, where Dulux Trade secured four accolades on the night after being nominated for 11 projects across seven categories. .
Dulux Trade gives Harvey Street flats a face lift
Dulux Trade gives Harvey Street flats a face lift.
Your end-of-project checklist
An easy-to-follow project checklist for professional painters that will help with project evaluation so that painters can learn from every job they complete..
Put an end to 're-dos'
Tips for painters on how to agree to a project plan and scope of work in order to avoid being asked to re-do work later on in the project.
How to handle late invoice payment
If a client makes a late invoice payment, here are some things professional painters can do to ensure future clients follow payment terms and pay on time..
How to handle client expectations
Tips on how to manage your clients? expectations when house painting to guarantee client satisfaction with professional painting services..
How to create client agreements
Guidelines for professional painters on how to create a clear client agreement and a scope of work for painting that everybody is happy with. .
Boost your reputation with social media marketing
Brilliant social media marketing tips for professional paint companies that will help you boost your brand reputation and win your next paint job..
The Forecast's Bright & Resilient for Met Office Building
Met Office Building Case Study.
Pupils Play Pivotal Design Role at New Churchill Academy & Sixth Form Facility
Pupils Play Pivotal Design Role at New Churchill Academy & Sixth Form Facility.
Dulux Trade Smarter Spaces provides a durable paint scheme for West Midlands Academy
Dulux Trade Smarter Spaces assists Pool Hayes Academy with durable paint scheme.
Dulux Trade Assists in £50M Redevelopment of Vision West Nottinghamshire College
Dulux Trade Assists in £50M Redevelopment .
Inside Housing Q&A article with Dulux Trade/AkzoNobel
Peter Howard explains why older UK properties are particularly prone to heat loss through solid walls, the significance of such heat loss, and details some possible solutions..
How to photograph your best work
Taking photographs of your work is a great way to keep a record of the projects you are most proud of. Here are 5 simple steps to help you take the best photographs of your work.
Dulux Trade hosts Future Proofing Design event joined by leading voices in architecture and design
Future Proofing Design Event.
Dulux Trade Provides A Splash of Colour For Aqua Springs
Dulux Trade Provides A Splash of Colour For Aqua Springs
Dulux Trade Brings BIRA Headquarters into the 21st Century
Dulux Trade Brings BIRA Headquarters into the 21st Century.
Social value should be considered throughout the supply chain, says Joe Baxter at Akzonobel.
Half A Million Giveaway
Half A Million Giveaway.
Dulux Trade paints the way for special needs school
Dulux Trade paints the way for special needs school.
Dulux Trade launches unique Colour Schemer Tool
Dulux Trade launches unique Colour Schemer Tool.
Debenhams visits the Dulux Academy
Debenhams visits the Dulux Academy .
Helping to make sustainable choices easier
Helping to make sustainable choices easier.
Dulux Trade and AkzoNobel Unveil Sustainabilty Halo at Ecobuild 2017
Dulux Trade and AkzoNobel Unveil Sustainabilty Halo at Ecobuild 2017.
The Colour in Design Award
The Colour in Design Award is an initiative by Marianne Shillingford Creative Director of Dulux.
It has been created to recognise and reward outstanding use of colour in design by young designers at the beginning of their creative careers..
Dulux Trade shares colour trends expertise at Clerkenwell Design Week 2017