Established over 115 years ago, Carrs Coatings have formulated a massive range of industrial and residential paint coatings for a variety of applications. There are 4 sites located across the UK where Carrs innovative coatings are produced, including the most environmentally friendly, constructed site in the UK, if not Europe, located in Redditch. It’s actually from this particular State of the Art site that chemists have used their enormous wealth of experience in cutting edge technology to produce the Glixtone range of paints.
30 year life expectancy and exceptional level of protection from the elements in coastal locations.
A flexible textured coating offering extremely durable protection against extreme conditions for up to 15 years.
A solvent based offering an outstanding durable matt paint used for painting the play area walls of squash courts and other sports walls.
An emulsion based, water dilutable scrim fixative and sealer for absorbent masonry surfaces.
A water-based coating offering long term protection against fungal attack, mould or mildew.
Will provide at least 20 years protection and can be applied, at temperatures below 0°C.
A very durable, solvent-based, spray applied textured coating with crushed marble aggregates and special preservative agents for algae and fungal film...
This product is now discontinued.
Due to the quality of their enviable products, Glixtone have developed a huge reputation and are now regularly specified by local authorities contractors and facility management companies.
“We are very proud that our Factory was designed and built to be environmentally friendly giving a zero impact on the environment. This also means that all of our waste materials are recycled for use in other industries”.
All of their products are manufactured to British Standards 9001 with an extremely robust Quality Control System in place. This means that at every stage of manufacture our products are tested by our in-house Laboratory Quality Control team. This coupled with the fact that we only use the highest quality raw materials available ensures that our customers receive only the best quality products.
Glixtone External - HIGH PERFORMANCE SMOOTH MASONRY PAINT (AC1) is probably one of the best products available offering everything in one can that you need giving incredible protection for up to 30 YEARS on all types of properties. It’s coverage and ease of application has won a loyal following by many professional Decorators, Architects and Specifiers. It is an ideal product for all buildings that require a SUPERIOR, LONG LASTING, CLEAN FINISH including Domestic Dwellings, Public and Historic, City, Town and Country and Water Front Properties.
It’s silky smooth flow rate and opacity will speed it’s application whilst giving the end user the confidence that their property has the best overall protection available. This includes UV Stability, Dirt Resistance, Moisture Vapour Permeability, Salt, Alkali and Acid resistance, whilst being Elastomeric and protecting against Fungal and Algae attack.
Glixtone Fungi-Shield has gained a national fan base that stretches from one end of the country to another and local authorities in The Midlands, Devon and Cornwall specifically specify Glixtone Fungi-Shield to be applied to the walls and ceilings of their kitchen and bathrooms in their housing stock. It is highly recommended by members of The National Landlords Association and also The Landlords Referencing web site. Fungi-Shield is a popular product as it is water based and provides a high quality decorative coating that keeps working to prevent mould, algae and fungus growth, which is becoming an increasing problem in the UK. Fungi, mould and algae can actually cause diseases and respiratory problems, if left exposed for a period of time, to children and adults. Fungi-Shield is an industry leading product.
It is available in Satin or Matt and can be tinted to any pastel shade required. It is fully washable 5 days after application and will provide up to 20 years of protection against the growth of Mould, Algae and Blackspot. Glixtone Fungi-Shield has also been successfully used in breweries, laundries, commercial kitchens and leisure centres. Promain UK Ltd could not recommend this product highly enough and we know if you are looking for a product that eliminates mould and blackspot commercially or domestically then Glixtone Fungi-Shield is the perfect answer. Fungi-Shield provides you with an environmentally friendly, odour free, washable coating that can even be tinted to most pastel colours to provide decoration to your walls and ceilings. For read our full Glixtone paint review listings, view each individual product above.