Solvent based enamels and varnishes tend to be a little thicker and more viscous in the colder weather. This can make them difficult to apply and often results a heavier film build being applied that can lead to unsightly runs as well as drying and recoat issues. Try standing the unopened can of paint in a container of warm water to warm up the contents before use to make it is easier to apply.View all our tips
You've heard that Crowies knows paint, but were you aware that we're also experts on colour too? This service is available in selected stores, free of charge, by appointment.Find out more
We've been helping make Australian homes beautiful since 1996, and our expert staff are here to help you plan and complete your next painting project with ease.Find out more
We started Crowies Paints back in 1996, and are now recognised as the paint specialists, with 15 stores throughout South Australia, Victoria, NSW and Queensland. Our customer service and advice is backed by our comprehensive paint ranges. We are proud distributors of the full Solver range, as well as Wattyl, Wattyl Protective, Wattyl Industrial Range and Marine products and Sikkens Timber finishes.
Daphne Crowhurst, Managing Director