A Breath of Fresh Air with Bright Skies – ColourFutures™ Colour of the Year, 2022

Colours of the Year by AkzoNobel - 2022 and earlier

If the arrival of 2022 has left you feeling a little lacking in design inspiration, you’ll be delighted to browse some of the impressive new colour palettes composed by Sikkens and their colleagues at AkzoNobel’s ‘Global Aesthetic Center’. Research conducted by AkzoNobel’s ColourFutures™ team during 2021 identified a yearning for “open air” and “a connection…

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Carbon Paint Centre Customer Switches to Sikkens Exterior Coatings – Watch The Expert at Work!

Expert uses Sikkens Aqua Polyuerthane with impressive speed, ease and expertise!

Carbon Paint Centre’s Conor Bartley has just shared this attention-grabbing video, featuring the use of our Sikkens exterior water-based wood coatings.  Conor’s latest customer sent him the video of the business utilising our AkzoNobel Sikkens Aqua Polyuerthane 2K primer (water-based). The customer in question changed over to our Sikkens technology, from his previous 1-component coating…

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Summer Project Success

Old desk becomes stunning upcycled dressing table

Who doesn’t love a good upcycling project? For this DIY project, the customer used our water-based Sikkens WF 3310 to rejuvenate some old household furniture. Remember, Sikkens Rubbol WF 3310-06 (formerly WF 360) can be sprayed and/or brush-applied.

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Attractive Low Key Make-Over in Finglas Village – Sikkens & Rust-Oleum

Project photo 1 - Michael Doyle Funeral Home - by Picasso Painting & Decorating

Case Study: Michael Doyle’s Funeral Directors in Finglas Village, Dublin 11 – Sikkens, Rust-Oleum & Tetrion Main Products Used: Wood Primer – Sikkens WP198 Primer Wood Topcoat – Sikkens Rubbol WF3310-06 Repair – Tetrion 2k Woodfiller Walls – Rust-Oleum 7200 PU Completed by: Picasso Painting & Decorating. Carbon Paint Centre was delighted to supply the…

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Vibrant Make-over for Toymaster, Jervis Street in Dublin

Toymaster Project - Before and After Photos

Case Study: Toymaster, Jervis Street in Dublin – Sikkens & Rust-Oleum Main Products Used: Wood Primer – Sikkens WP198 Primer Wood Topcoat – Sikkens Rubbol WF375 Repair – Tetrion 2k Woodfiller Walls – Rust-Oleum 7200 PU Here at Carbon Paint Centre, we were delighted to be involved in the recent paint and restoration project on…

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Looking for the Ideal Product for Your Next PVC Project?

RUBBOL WF 3500 carbon Paint Centre, Dublin

Sikkens Rubbol WF3500-03-30 is a go-to solution for wooden elements, including windows, doors and playgrounds. However, did you know that it’s ALSO ideal for direct application to PVC surfaces….? Sikkens Rubbol WF3500-03-30 is perfect for customers seeking an outstanding water-based two-pack top coat. Plus, it’s of particular interest to anyone working with PVC surfaces –…

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Another Splash of Garden Colour With Sikkens

Colourful garden shed finished with Sikkens

More Garden Colour With Sikkens Rubbol WF 3310 Who says garden sheds need to be brown…? It’s always great to see garden surroundings brought to life with a dash of upbeat colour! The photo above was shared by Ken O’Grady, our Carbon Group Paint Division Manager, who has been making efficient use of recent lockdown…

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Sikkens WF 3310 Breathes New Life into Garden Furniture

Furniture refurb with Sikkens

Eye-catching External Wood Colour With Sikkens Rubbol WF 3310 We’re always pleased to hear how our customers get on with our products so we were delighted to receive the photo above. “AN EXCELLENT PRODUCT TO USE” For this garden furniture project, Sikkens WF 3310-06 external wood paint was used to outstanding effect. The colour code…

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Bring On-trend Colour to Your Garden Decking With Sikkens!

Promo image - CETOL® WF 771

For many of us, it’s that time of the year when we’re spending more time in our gardens. So, naturally, it’s that time of the year when we start wondering… ‘How exactly can I refresh my home exterior…?’ Running out of ideas? Need some inspiration? We say colour is one of the best places to…

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