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P&D Show 2017 Highlights

Don’t Miss It!

This year’s National Painting and Decorating Show is a must-see! The biggest and best yet, it’s your opportunity to see the latest products, proven best sellers, preparation tips and finishing techniques that will be making the news in 2018 and beyond.

Staying Ahead of the Game

Professional decorators are always on the lookout for the latest colours, materials and textures, and the best tools to get every job done quickly and profitably. And this is the best place to find them!


You could be one of the first 1000 visitors each day to grab a giftpacked DecoBag on arrival

Visit stand 6A and demo 3M’s tapes, abrasives, safety equipment and damage-free hanging solutions.

Ever thought of using a ladder on solid ice? That’s what LadderM8trix will be doing to show how good their anti-slip products are. Stand 62A.

Make a dash for the National Abrasives stand for free samples and great prize draws. Stand 115.

Looking for ecofriendly wood finishes? Osmo has the answer on stand 72.


Big ‘Show-Only’ Discounts

A Great Day Out

An action-packed two days, buzzing with

  • New product launches
  • Practical demonstrations
  • Fantastic show-only deals
  • Free samples
  • Hands-on trials
  • Competitions, raffles and prizes

Sporting challenges and celebrity appearancesThe major manufacturers use the show to bring new products to market, while stockists tempt visitors with big discounts, and suppliers pack their stands with extensive selections of tools and workday essentials.


Win £250 of Corona brushes (stand 33)

Take a Break

Coffee Zone sponsors GRAFT will be delivering an exciting new package. When you’re refreshed with a hot cup of coffee. Go to stand 45 for the details.

Gyproc Galore

Visit the Gyproc stand (102) for a chance to win £250 worth of products each day – what a draw!

Completely Different…

Ciret will be showcasing a brush with a difference. Seeing is believing on stand 95.

First Stop Axus

With a massive range of decorating tools and some great show-only deals, Axus Décor is a must-visit on stand 32, right opposite the registration area.


It’s top secret for now, but Festool will be unveiling some brand new tools (stand 86)

Rapid, Easy Access to the Show at Coventry’s Ricoh Arena, with its on-site hotel and choice of restaurants and bars, is easy to access by road, rail and air. It’s just a two-hour drive from 75% of the country, with plenty of on-site parking, while Birmingham Airport is just a short drive away. Plus a brand new train station now services the venue!

See the Masters at Work

Brush and roller techniques, abrasives innovations, new decorative effects, spray demonstrations, timber repair – these are just some of the presentations by experts taking place every 30 minutes in two ‘open-area’ MasterClass theatres situated right in the centre of the exhibition. Check out the daily programme in your FREE show guide.


A Prize Every Time! with our Lucky Dip!

As you walk around the show, watch out for the Fabulous Lucky Dip. Every visitor to dip their hand into the bucket is a winner, so have a go and you will take away some great gifts and useful promotional items.

Above and Beyond

With 70 years in the access equipment sector you can always be sure to see something special for decorators on the Lyte Ladders (stand 16).

Get Shirty

Stop off at the Bradite stand to pick up a sample of its Fastrac fast drying, rust-inhibiting coating and a FREE tee shirt (stand 91).

Shoot from the Hip

Try out a Dripless caulking gun, a best-seller in the US, redesigned for the UK market (stand 111).

The National Painting and Decorating Show 2017


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