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Paint to be proud of

As part of the PPG Industries portfolio of brands, Johnstone's has a long history as one of the UK's foremost professional trade paint brands and has enjoyed a presence in the market since 1890.
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Johnstones Trade Paint
Johnstones Trade Paint

JOHNSTONE’S TRADE

We are proud to offer a comprehensive range of high performance trade paints, woodcare products and performance coatings. Working hand in hand with our customers and our global R&D teams to provide new & technically advanced products.

Paint To Be Proud Of
Product
Colour
PPG Extra
Distribution
PPG

At Johnstone’s Trade we are committed to progressing product performance. We specialise in meeting the needs of trade decorators and specifiers who care about their work, demand high quality and believe in the best possible results.

We are proud to offer a comprehensive range of high performance trade paints, woodcare products and performance coatings. Working hand in hand with our customers and our global R&D teams to provide new & technically advanced products.

Paint To Be Proud Of

We remain at the forefront of paint technology and performance within the decorative paint market. Constant evaluation and monitoring ensures that the broad range of products and services that we offer continue to progress development and allow us to be the benchmark for the UK paint industry. 

Product

Our experience of working across all areas of construction means we know the colours and combinations that work best. Whether you require bespoke colour schemes, painted colour samples or general colour advice, we can provide the ideas and answers you need from our colour offering.

Colour

Our technical advisory and consultancy services in PPG Extra means we are on hand for specifiers, designers, and facilities managers looking for assistance on key issues that affect decorative decisions, such as legislation, building regulations, environmental concerns and social responsibility.

PPG Extra

Our products are distributed through our network of Johnstone’s Decorating Centres and approved stockists meaning you don’t have to go far to find our wide array of products. To find you nearest store, please use our store finder

Distribution

We are proud to be part of PPG Industries who are one of the world’s largest suppliers of paints and coatings. You can find out more about our parent company by clicking here.

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OUR RANGES

As part of the PPG Industries portfolio of brands, Johnstone's has a long history as one of the UK's foremost professional trade paint brands and has enjoyed a presence in the market since 1890.

Trade
Performance Coatings
Woodworks
Stormshield
Stormshield E.W.I.

The Johnstone’s Trade product range is designed with professional painter and decorators, specifiers, and facilities managers in mind. It features a complete range of coatings that are required daily by our customers as well as top performing, innovative coatings that exceed market standards.

Trade
Johnstones Trade Paint

Performance Coatings consists of a comprehensive range of high performance products and finishes together with associated pre-treatments that are ideal for use on specialist applications. The range is split into targeted paint systems for Floors, Metal, Hygiene, Flame and Graffiti, as well as a range of supporting Primers and niche Specialist coatings.

Performance Coatings
Johnstones Trade Paint

The Johnstone’s Woodworks range offers outstanding systems for maximum wood protection and finish. With coatings for interior and exterior use, Woodworks offers a range of protective optionsto keep wood looking great. The range of colours and finishes available ensures that there are plenty of decorative options available too.

Woodworks
Johnstones Trade Paint

The Johnstone’s range of Stormshield exterior finishes has been developed for professionals to help protect the exterior of buildings. The range of masonry and metal and wood finishes have been developed for lasting protection with BBA approved extended life expectancies from 8 to 15 years.

Stormshield
Johnstones Trade Paint

Johnstone’s now also offer a wide range of fully certified External Wall Insulation and Render systems. External Wall Insulation (EWI) is a highly effective way of insulating your home through the application of insulation panels to the exterior walls of a property and then coating these in a tough, durable and attractive render system.

Stormshield E.W.I.
Johnstones Trade Paint

PPG

PPG Industries is one of the world’s largest suppliers of paints, coatings, optical products, speciality materials, glass and fibre glass. Founded in 1883 and based in Pittsburgh, USA.

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PPG
PPG EMEA
Other Brands

PPG Industries is one of the world’s largest suppliers of paints, coatings, optical products, speciality materials, glass and fibre glass.Founded in 1883 and based in Pittsburgh, USA it operates in around 70 countries worldwide. In 2013, the average number of employees was 39,200 and net sales were $15.1 billion.

PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and speciality products company through leadership, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than any other company does.

You can find out more about PPG Industries here. 

PPG
Johnstones Trade Paint

Johnstone’s is a brand of PPG Architectural Coatings UK & Ireland, which is part of the PPG Architectural Coating EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) Strategic Business Unit. The International and Global reach of our parent company allows us to ensure that we are offering the best solutions possible to our customers.

PPG EMEA
Johnstones Trade Paint

Other brands within the PPG Architectural Coating UK & Ireland business include Johnstone’s Retail paint, Fat Hog sundry products, and Leyland Trade and Leyland Retail paint, each offering a highly comprehensive product range for the paint market.

Other Brands
Johnstones Trade Paint

SUSTAINABILITY

The environment is a core consideration throughout the manufacture process through to the end use. We enjoy seeing our products help specifiers achieve high sustainability ratings and love being involved in community initiatives.

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Stepchange
Products
Our Community

At Johnstone’s we are committed to producing sustainable products, actively ensuring the environment is a core consideration throughout the process, from manufacture to end use.

Stepchange
Johnstones Trade Paint

Our paint technicians are experts in producing products that not only support our commitment to the environment, but help customers and consumers actively engage with our sustainable efforts too. Our continually expanding Ecological Solutions range has set the pace amongst paint manufacturers, and we are enjoying seeing our products help specifiers achieve high sustainability ratings too.

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Johnstones Trade Paint

Our commitment to the environment extends further than just our products. We enjoy supporting and being involved in community initiatives and regularly provide paint donations to charities, community centres, hospitals and schools in order to bring a splash of colour into people’s lives.
 
We undertook a significant project which has dramatically improved the operating efficiency of our 44 heavy goods vehicle fleet. Our vehicles have now travelled 36,000 less miles, fleet utilisation has increased by 5%, we have used 14,000 less litres of fuel and reduced the CO2 generated by 37.52 tonnes.

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SUSTAINABILITY

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