News

Sunday 21st December 2014

  • Branch event

    Grand Opening of new Milton Keynes Location

    19th December 2014

    The new Milton Keynes branch will be hosting a fun filled Grand Opening event on the 7th January from 2pm – 8pm to showcase their brand new store and improved services and facilities. 

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  • Gear Up For Winter Redecoration With Crown Trade Timonox Flame Retardant Coatings

    17th December 2014

    If you are decorating interior public spaces over winter, Crown Trade Timonox Flame Retardant Coatings can play a crucial role in supporting fire safety in the building.

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  • New product

    Paint by Conran Added to Brewers Offering

    16th December 2014

    As well as every trade paint brand, Brewers supply designer paints too and have widened the already vast range with the addition of ‘Paint by Conran’.

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  • Brewers Help Brighten Up Brighton!

    George Street Mural
    George Street Mural

    11th December 2014

    A beautiful mural featuring iconic Brighton and Hove imagery is the work of Brighton Think Big, a Brighton based mural arts company who curate and create wall art projects.

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  • Your Chance to Win an Early Christmas Gift!

    9th December 2014

    Fancy an early Christmas present?! Follow @BrewersPaints on Twitter for exclusive competitions over the festive season! 

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  • Brewers Support 'Love in a Box' this Christmas

    8th December 2014

    This year, Brewers were pleased to be able to donate £500 to the Mustard Seed Relief Mission for their Christmas campaign called 'Love in a Box' which was first started in 1992.

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  • New branch

    On the Move in Milton Keynes!

    4th December 2014

    The Brewers branch in Milton Keynes is moving, but not far! Just from Unit 4 to Unit 8 Bilton Road, Bletchley.

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  • Dulux Trade Ultimate Professionals Revealed!

    4th December 2014

    Dulux Trade has revealed the winners of its Ultimate Professional competition, naming Mark Rigby as the Ultimate Professional Decorator 2014 and Daniel Glover as the Ultimate Professional Contractor Painter 2014. 

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  • New branch

    Brewers Now in Leeds

    4th December 2014

    In recent weeks, Colemans Decorating Centre, located on Hudswell Road in Leeds, became the latest branch to join the Brewers group.

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  • Ideas, Inspiration + Insight for Architectural + Design Professionals

    2nd December 2014

    Discovering the positive in the everyday will inspire colour and design in 2015, bringing with it a warmer spectrum of shades, according to the experts at Dulux Trade. Reflecting global trends, finding the positive is the design theme which features in the manufacturer’s annual ColourFutures™ guide which outlines colour predictions for the year ahead. 

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  • Werner 180k for 180!

    1st December 2014

    A prize of £180,000 is up for grabs in Werner’s £180k for 180 competition!

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  • New branch

    Another New London Branch

    Palmers of Chiswick becomes part of the Brewers group!
    Palmers of Chiswick becomes part of the Brewers group!

    12th November 2014

    We're pleased to announce that Palmers of Chiswick is now part of the Brewers group and adds another location to our network of branches within the M25!

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  • Keep Yourself Safe from Asbestos

    30th October 2014

    The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have produced a free web app to help tradespeople work safely with asbestos.  With an average of 20 tradespeople dying every week from asbestos related diseases, it is more important than ever that decorators protect themselves and lower their risk of dangerously exposing themselves to asbestos.

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  • Baby Show Winner!

    Natalie Turner Prize Draw Winner!
    Natalie Turner Prize Draw Winner!

    28th October 2014

    The Swindon Baby Show was held this year in the historic Swindon Railway Museum. For the second year running, Brewers attended with an impressive stand displaying fabrics and wallpapers all tailored to the needs of young families and expectant mothers.  The stand hoped to inspire visitors and was manned by knowledgeable Brewers staff who could help parents with their decorating queries.

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  • Branch event

    More Spraydays Scheduled!

    24th October 2014

    More spraydays scheduled during November, will you be attending?!

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  • Brewers, Helping Support the Industry's Future!

    22nd October 2014

    The PDA Apprentice Paperhanger of the Year 2014 took place in Doncaster this month, an event that Brewers have been supporting for the last 5 years; Richard Neal, of Brewers' north westerly region, attended the event.

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  • Capturing the Essence of Family Business

    Brewers' winning entry for the Abstract category
    Brewers' winning entry for the Abstract category

    20th October 2014

    The results of the Essence of Family Business are in! The search was underway to source images from family businesses across the UK that simply reflected the words heritage, generations and abstract in an innovative competition organised by Family Business United who were seeking to uncover the ‘essence of family business’.  Over 400 images were submitted and 47 shortlisted before the deliberations to determine the prize winners!

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  • Branch event

    Horsham Invite You to a Night at the Races!

    17th October 2014

    On Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd October 2014, Brewers Horsham are hosting a Race Night themed tradeshow at the branch featuring an array of suppliers, entertainment and refreshments.

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  • Brewers back historic Bridge to Bridge swim

    Jean Hiatt, Andrew Griffiths, Kelsey Lovatt, Steve Brian
    Jean Hiatt, Andrew Griffiths, Kelsey Lovatt, Steve Brian

    8th October 2014

    Earlier this month Brewers in Burton sponsored a local swimming event called Bridge to Bridge.  Now held at Meadowside Leisure Centre, the event was originally started in 1932 as a 1 mile swim starting at the Ferry Bridge and finishing  at Trent Bridge.

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  • Brewers Help Budding Artists

    Students used embossed papers for printing
    Students used embossed papers for printing

    30th September 2014

    Earlier this year Elmgreen School in London reached out to Brewers for help with materials for their year 9 art students.  The 14-15 year olds were preparing canvas pieces for their GCSE exams in which they were encouraged to use recycled materials.  Delighted to help the budding artists, Brewers arranged for wallpaper and fabric samples to be sent.

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  • Brewers provides backdrop for hit comedy show!

    26th September 2014

    Series Three of comedy show Bad Education is now available on BBC 3. Co-writer and star of the show, Jack Whitehall, plays a teacher who is more of a kid than most of his students.  

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  • New products

    Designed Just for Decorators

    24th September 2014

    First impressions count. And so does practical, durable and comfortable work wear designed just for decorators.

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  • New branch

    Handymans Corner Joins Brewers!

    Handymans Corner, Brixton
    Handymans Corner, Brixton

    18th September 2014

    Handymans Corner, an established decorator’s merchant in Brixton, joined the Brewers group this month. Established in 1961, the shop originally started as an all round DIY store, even cutting timber to size, 6 days a week!

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  • Fantasies Come True for Brewers Customers!

    James Edwards - Winner!
    James Edwards - Winner!

    16th September 2014

    As Germany raised the World Cup, three lucky Brewers customers celebrated winning the Brewers World Cup 2014 Fantasy Football competition!

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  • Brewers Protect with Rust-Oleum

    After - a hard wearing, protected floor
    After - a hard wearing, protected floor

    12th September 2014

    One of Brewers’ central distribution warehouses was due for a refurb and, being experts in the industry, they chose to protect the bitumen floor surface with one of the most hard-wearing coatings on the market for this type of floor; Rust-Oleum’s Tarmacoat.

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  • Drifter Wins Lewes Raft Race

    9th September 2014

    Last Sunday (7th September), 6 brave souls from Brewers took part in the confectionary themed 2014 Lewes & District Round Table raft race!

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  • Scaling the Gherkin!

    Billy at the Top of the Gherkin - Challenge Complete!
    Billy at the Top of the Gherkin - Challenge Complete!

    9th September 2014

    Last Sunday (7th September) Marc Miles of Brewers in Bow accompanied his 8 year old son in the Gherkin Challenge to raise money for the NSPCC.

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  • Making Farrow & Ball Wallpaper

    Yukutori
    Yukutori

    9th September 2014

    View these videos to see how Farrow and Ball produce their new japanese inspired wallpaper range...

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  • Win the Key to the Castle!

    8th September 2014

    A luxury weekend for two at a UK castle is the spectacular prize offered in a new competition launched by Crown Trade.

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  • Magic Bullet to the Rescue!

    8th September 2014

    Exteriors must withstand all manner of conditions, with surface staining a common aftereffect of prolonged exposure. Deciding how to combat this all too regular problem can prove problematic for both the DIY & professional decorator alike, and so it was no surprise when one of Brewers specialist ICorr qualified painting inspector’s was approached this summer by a customer needing advice for a particularly difficult job.  

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  • New products

    New Wallpaper Designs from Farrow & Ball

    Shouchikubai
    Shouchikubai

    5th September 2014

    Farrow & Ball have produced 4 new wallpapers designs inspired by traditional Japanese craftsmanship.

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  • Dulux Trade Help Decorators Brush Up Their Skills!

    5th September 2014

    This October, Brewers will be hosting Dulux Trade workshops to help painters and decorators take their skills and knowledge to the next level.

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  • A New Addition to the Wagner Family

    Wagner FC 3500
    Wagner FC 3500

    3rd September 2014

    The Wagner XVLP Finish Control 3500 is a new concept spray machine design featuring the benefits of XVLP technology and portability...all at an affordable price!  

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  • Gherkin Challenge!

    The Gherkin on London's Skyline
    The Gherkin on London's Skyline

    2nd September 2014

    Marc Miles of Brewers in Bow will be accompanying his 8 year old son in the Gherkin Challenge on Sunday 7th September!

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  • FREE Zinsser Pocket Guide

    29th August 2014

    Zinsser’s pocket guide is an indispensable little booklet containing an A-Z of substrates, detailed information about Zinsser products, useful conversion tables, coverage information and much more!

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  • Professional Painter & Decorator Out Now!

    29th August 2014

    Have you seen the latest copy of the Professional Painter & Decorator?

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  • Sikkens Launches Final Video Masterclasses

    27th August 2014

    Sikkens has released the third and fourth instalments of its ‘MasterClasses’, a video series that aims to support and guide specifiers when using wood in construction.

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  • Win a Dulux Dog!

    26th August 2014

    Do you want the chance to win this cute little Dulux dog?!

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  • Water-based and Solvent-based coatings - the facts

    26th August 2014

    This is a big talking point in our industry at the moment and we wanted to bring you the facts about the differences between water-based and solvent-based paints so that you can make your own mind up!  

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  • Branch event

    6 Great Events Added to the September Schedule!

    19th August 2014

    Striving to bring you the latest products and expert advice, we have scheduled in even more events to our trade event calendar!

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  • Have your say and win an iPad Mini!

    12th August 2014

    As every good decorator knows, understanding your customers’ needs can make the difference between winning a job or not.

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  • Decorators get on trend with colour predictions from Crown Paints

    6th August 2014

    Brewers brings you the widest choice of paint colour from an extensive selection of brands including Albany, Dulux and Crown plus Farrow & Ball and Mylands and many more. Having such a wide range helps us tap into the current and future trends in decorating...insight that we love to pass on to our customers!

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  • Brewers' customer supports local childrens' event

    4th August 2014

    Paul & Olley Painting Contractors Ltd (P&O), a customer of Brewers in Basildon, were delighted to be involved in a childrens' day event at a contract they were working on in association with Berkeley Homes.  

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  • HVLP Spraying - detail, control, finish!

    1st August 2014

    Spray application is growing in popularity and the experts at Brewers specialist division, Spraystore, want to help you understand it in more detail. The following explains the benefits of HVLP spray.

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  • Branch event

    Spraydays - August 2014

    1st August 2014

Products>\

  • Paint by Conran Added to Brewers Offering
  • Designed Just for Decorators
  • New Wallpaper Designs from Farrow & Ball

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