Nobody knows paint like Crowies! Our team members have many years' collective experience and love sharing their wisdom with customers.
That's why it's always worth keeping across our Hints & Tips. Think of it as your painting knowledge centre. It's the place where we post great ideas and top tricks about all things paint – and if you can't find what you're looking for here, give us a shout – we're always happy to help!
Staff in the Port Lincoln store have transformed an area of the new shop into a prestige car garage.Read More
This Ford Falcon XD Phase 5 is in the process of being restored to its former glory with Wattyl Colourthane C-Series GlossRead More
Pro Deck from Wattyl is the latest in water based Decking technology that lasts up to 3 times longer than conventional decking oils.Read More
This "antique" dog wash is one of the more unusual items to be painted that the team at Murphy's World of Colour in Bairnsdale store have seen!Read More
Murphy's World of Colour (Crowies Bairnsdale) have been supplying Wattyl industrial coating systems for Kennedy Trailers and achieving great resultsRead More
Who said renovating a kitchen needs to cost thousands of dollars? This kitchen was completely transformed for under $1,000 using specialty White Knight Tile and Laminate Paint. Read on to find out how.Read More
Crowies Paints prides itself on having staff that are knowledgeable and experienced in painting and decorating. We believe this enables our staff to speak from experience when recommending products and giving application advice, hints and tips to our customers.Read More
Staff at the Prospect store have been busy applying a fantastic colourful wallpaper mural in the store. Unlike wallpapers of yesteryear, modern papers are much easier to hang and can be readily removed without damaging the underlying surface when you want to change the appearance of your room.Read More
Traditionally two part Builders Bog is used to fill deep holes in exterior substrates. In cold weather however problems can be encountered when filling damp surfaces as the moisture can interfere with the adhesion of the bog to the substrate. There is an alternative product available to overcome this potential issue.Read More
Painting in cold weather can extend the drying time of traditional solvent based enamels and varnishes quite significantly resulting in number of challenges that if not addressed can spoil the appearance of the paint finish and increase the amount of work required to rectify.Read More