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Johnstone's Trade Paint

The Paint Shed is delighted to stock a comprehensive range of Johnstone’s Trade Paint, a market leader in quality trade paint since 1890. 

Johnstone's Trade offer everything from high perfoming masonry paint, durable interior matt and eggshell emulsions to quality woodcare and metal paint. They offer a full range including undercoats for all surfaces and are a trusted brand by professionals all over the UK and beyond. 

With a huge range of colours available, we're sure you'll find the paint and shade you're looking for within the Johnstone's Trade range. All available with free UK next day delivery on orders over £50.

Covaplus Vinyl Matt

A high opacity vinyl matt emulsion suitable for interior walls and ceilings. Covaplus is low VOC with virtually no odour, easy to apply and quick to dry in just 2-4 hours.

Acrylic Durable Eggshell

Premium quality, mid-sheen eggshell paint designed for use on interior walls, ceilings, wood and metal in high traffic areas thanks to its scrubbable finish.

Water Based Undercoat

An innovative, water based undercoat ideal for interior and exterior wood and metals. Like a traditional undercoat but quick drying - reducing application times.

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What is Johnstone’s Trade Paint?

Johnstone’s Trade are one of the longest-running paint companies in the UK and are part of the PPG group. They’ve been brightening homes and buildings up and down the country since 1890 and are a market leader in the paint industry.

Why use Johnstone’s Trade Paint?

Johnstone’s Trade Paint is regarded as one of the best in the world for its performance and value. Specialists in paint and passionate about colour, they offer a huge range of paints for all surfaces and can match thousands of colours with ease.

Some of the most popular Johnstone’s Trade ranges are:

From interior matt emulsions, versatile eggshell paints and high performing masonry paint, the Johnstone’s Trade range won’t let you down.

What is the best Johnstone’s Trade paint for interior walls?

Johnstone’s Covaplus Acrylic Matt is a popular emulsion paint for interior walls and ceilings. It offers superior coverage and opacity compared to many others in the market and has a rich depth of colour. If you’re looking for a more hardwearing interior emulsion, the Johnstone’s Durable range might be just the thing you’re looking for. The durable matt and durable eggshell paints are designed to withstand the daily wear and tear, resisting scuffs and easily scrubbed clean without compromising the finish.

Is Johnstone’s Trade colour match accurate?

Johnstone’s Trade are renowned for their highly accurate colour matching capabilities. If you’ve seen a colour you like, let us know and we can match it for you in almost any Johnstone’s Trade product. If you have a physical item to match from a magazine to fabric swatches, our instore teams will simply scan the item and advise on the perfect shade match.

Getting ready to paint

You’ll need to make sure the area you’re painting in is fully prepped and cleaned before you begin. We have all the painting tools and paint prep equipment you need to get the job done.

Don’t forget about some new paint brushes and if ever in doubt, get in touch with our team who will be more than happy to answer any questions you might have.

Shopping with The Paint Shed

The Paint Shed is here to help you find the right paint for any space. If there’s a particular room or surface you want to paint, we recommend visiting our specialist paint section. You’ll be able to find paints that can be used on furniture, flooring and metal. We recommend that anyone painting a new surface for the first time visits our tips and advice section, where we have guides that cover painting on interior and exterior surfaces.

Our customers are extremely important to us. That’s why we have a price promise in place. Find the same Johnstone’s Trade product on another UK retailer’s site for a better price, and we aim to beat it.

If you have any questions about Johnstone’s Trade Paint or any about finding the most suitable product we have in stock, please visit our contact page.