varnish options

Everything you need to know about varnish

In this blog post we look at the different types of varnish we sell and explain why you might choose to finish your piece with them and which will work best. Pintyplus make matt, satin and gloss varnishes all of which are clear and don’t yellow. They are easy to apply and provide a protective...

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How to spray paint a vase

How to spray paint a vase

Can you paint vases? Yes you can and it’s an easy and fun project with Pintyplus spray paints. Giving a charity shop find a makeover so that is more in keeping with your personal style is a win for charity shops and a win for the environment. For this project we picked up two very...

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How to spray a bike

Refurbish your bike with spray paint

The last few months have inspired many people to get back on their bikes and although we are heading in to the colder months, the number of new bike lanes popping up around the UK means the trend is set to continue. Perhaps you have a bike in your garage that has seen better days...

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what colour is mustard

What colour is mustard?

One of the most popular colours in our Pintyplus chalk finish spray paint is ‘mustard’, but what shade actually is mustard? Whilst here in the UK the word ‘mustard’ might conjure up an image of a browny orange shade of yellow similar to Coleman’s mustard, there are in fact many shades of mustard and they...

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Become a Pintyplus consultant

Become a Pintyplus consultant

Do you get a kick out of being creative and inspiring other people to bring new life to unloved things? If so we have an opportunity that may be right up your street! Spanish paint brand Pintyplus is bringing upcycling and DIY parties to the UK and we’re looking for consultants to work with us...

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how to paint a straw hat

How to paint a straw hat

Last summer I picked up a free promotional children’s summer hat at an outdoor event. It did a great job of keeping the sun off the kids for the day, but we thought we’d like to jazz it up a bit and make it our own. This particular hat looks like straw, but the label...

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how to paint plastic garden chairs

How to paint plastic garden chairs

Plastic garden chairs are cheap and easy to buy and because of this you find identical ones in gardens across the UK, but did you know you can paint them with spray paint and give them a new lease of life and an individual look? In this post we show you how to quickly...

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how to paint household appliances

How to paint a fridge or freezer

Pintyplus TECH range includes paint specifically designed to respray or touch up appliances in the home. Pintyplus Household Appliance paint comes in white and stainless steel to match the two most popular colours of fridge, freezers, dishwashers and washing machines. If you have a long-serving and reliable household appliance that has a little cosmetic wear...

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Pintyplus as featured by…

If you have only just discovered our exciting range of Spanish spray paints, you might be wondering who else uses them? So in this post we’re rounding up a growing list of tv shows which have chosen to use the Pintyplus range. Celebrity Money For Nothing In September 2017 we featured on the BBC’s Celebrity...

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garden furniture respray

How to repaint metal chairs

With all of us spending more time at home it’s a good opportunity to turn our attention to DIY projects. With summer on the way, the garden is a natural focus for our energy and in this post we share how our Spanish blogger Jipijapas gave her metal garden furniture a refresh using Pintyplus Evolution...

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how to make a garden planter with pintyplus home

How to make a wooden planter for the garden

In this post we show you how to waterproof and decorate a wooden wine box to turn waste packaging into a useful planter for the garden. As you may be aware there is evidence that increasing numbers of people are turning their attentions to their gardens (if they have them) during lockdown, but of course...

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pintyplus on Hochanda

Pintyplus on Hochanda

Did you see us on Hochanda this morning? Leonie was showcasing our new range of Home paints as well as old favourites Gesso, aQua and Blackboard spray paint. Click on the image below to watch the show again. During the show you can see Leonie demonstrate how you can quickly and easily spray a wicker...

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projects to do during lockdown

How to use lockdown time productively

We are living in extraordinary times, facing extended periods of time at home without the usual routines that break up our week. Many of us will find we have less time than ever juggling our children’s education with working from home and making meals out of whatever we received in the supermarket delivery, but between...

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how to paint wicker furniture

10 easy spray paint projects you can do at home

If you are self-isolating, social distancing or just finding yourself at home for longer than usual, don’t forget we are still dispatching DIY and paint supplies from our office in Hampshire to your door and of course, taking extra care to ensure all our staff who working in the warehouse wash their hands regularly whilst...

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pintyplus paint for wrought iron

How to paint wrought iron with Pintyplus Tech

The Pintyplus R&D department never stops researching and improving products to create new colours and sprays for all types of objects and materials. In this post we talk about the great results you can achieve when painting wrought iron objects with one of our specialist paints from the Pintyplus Tech range. Iron has its own...

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