Practical tips for working in care homes

Andrew Cleaver, National Sector Manager at Dulux, offers his advice on how to deliver the best results when decorating in care environments  With over 17,000 care homes in the UK1, there is currently huge demand and opportunity for decorators looking to work in this booming sector. According to studies by building and construction market researchers […]

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Leyland SDM supports Hammersmith community as store opens

Leading decorating and DIY specialist Leyland SDM has celebrated the launch of its new Hammersmith store by supporting two community organisations in the district. England football legend Stuart Pearce cut the ribbon on a new store at 137-139 King Street recently. To mark the opening of Leyland SDM’s 33rd London outlet, the business donated ÂŁ500 […]

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Decorating and DIY specialist preparing for Hammersmith opening

A leading decorating and DIY specialist is continuing its rapid growth across London by launching a new store in Hammersmith – with more openings planned for 2023. Leyland SDM will cut the ribbon on its 33rd store – at 137-139 King Street – on Wednesday (February 8). The new store will provide a welcome jobs […]

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A look ahead to key events for the painting and decorating sector

The UK’s largest trade body dedicated to the painting and decorating sector has set out its key events for 2023. We [the PDA] host the flagship Premier Trophy Awards at Plaisterers’ Hall, London, each year as well as a series of competitions that showcase the skill and talent of apprentices starting out in the industry, […]

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