The premier trade and employers'

association for painting & decorating

contractors in the United Kingdom


Useful Links

Painting and Decorating Suppliers and Manufacturers

Visit the PDA's Associates section to view a wide variety of suppliers and manufacturers from across the industry. 

Colour & Inspiration

Crown Paints - It's not just colour it's a memory - Looking to transform a room with colour that's all about you? Take a look at their selection of shades to get your creativity flowing.


Dulux - Everyone needs a little colour in their life, or a lot for that matter, that's why they have made it easier than ever to find your perfect colour, along with trends and schemes to get you inspired. You can also view their 'Dulux Let's Colour Magazine' which is designed to help you make those all-important colour decisions.  


Johnstone's - With the choice of over 15,000 colours, via its marketing leading tinting system, available in a wide range of professional colours and finishes. Whether you are planning to transform the interior or exterior of domestic or commercial premises you are sure to find what you are looking for. 

Dulux Help & Advice

View a comprehensive guide to the decorating process supplied by Dulux. 

Crown Paints Help & Advice

Find out more about painting and decorating with Crown Paints helpful frequently asked questions. 

Johnstone's Ask an Expert

The Johnstone's Technical Advisory team is committed to giving all their customers a full range of support tools. 

Dulux Design Service

When you're spending money on creating a new look for your home, getting some expert advice can be a really good idea.

Dulux interior designers can help you get your home looking exactly exactly the way you've alway wanted, simply and affordably.They will bring you the latest and very best to interior design at competitive prices, to suit your own individual style and taste.

To find an interior designer near you

Crown Paints Blog

Visit Crown Paints Blog for ideas and inspiration. 

BCF Product Finder

Looking for a type of paint or wallpaper?  Use BCF’s Product Finder to search for anything from fence paints to anti-graffiti coatings, from tennis court paints to mould-resistant coatings . . .  


Help & Advice

Visit our Help & Advice Section for more information about using a PDA member. 

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