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Armstead Trade is the best choice when it comes to achieving a professional finish on a budget. Want to paint, stain or varnish? We’ve got you covered at Pat McDonnell Paints with the the quality paint for cutting costs, not corners. Amstead Trade – the smart choice for colour.


Colourtrend Prime

The Colourtrend Prime range of primers is the next generation of primer technology, specially formulated to utilise cutting-edge coating innovations. At Colourtrend we know that a good start is critical to the final performance of your painting project. A good start is half the work!

Colourtrend Ceramic Matt

Colourtrend Ceramic Matt is a premium quality, low odour emulsion for interior walls and ceilings. Colourtrend Ceramic Matt is an acrylic matt coating enhanced with ceramic technology, providing superior stain resistance and durability in a smooth matt finish. This ceramic matt finish gives minimal light reflection which helps to hide imperfections and gives colour richness and depth. Ceramic technology gives exceptional stain resistance to most household stains. The combination of tightly packed ceramic micro-spheres combined with tough acrylic resin allows most stains to be washed away with just soap and water giving you a vastly superior paint.


Colourtrend Historic

Colourtrend Historic is a collection of 88 classic colours inspired by the subtle tones of the past. This luxury collection will give both period and contemporary homes a timeless ambiance. It is available in three finishes: Colourtrend Historic Luxury Matt is a low-odour, water based emulsion for interior walls and ceilings. It has a dense, flat matt finish that is formulated to hide blemishes and imperfections, which dries to a beautiful smooth wipe-able finish. Colourtrend Historic Soft Sheen is a low-odour, water based, emulsion for interior walls and ceilings, which offers an easy clean, hard-wearing finish – ideal for kitchens and bathrooms or for high-traffic areas such as hallways. Colourtrend Historic Antique Eggshell is a low-odour, water-based emulsion for interior and exterior trim, doors and woodwork. It provides a very discrete low sheen which will give woodwork a profound richness. It has excellent flow and leveling properties and dries to a tough, washable finish.

Colourtrend Interior Matt

Colourtrend Interior Matt is a premium quality, low odour, water based emulsion made with 100% acrylic. It is suitable for interior walls and ceilings. It dries to an exceptionally tough, washable, smooth matt finish. We only use the highest quality 100% acrylics available to blend our paints we offer you the benefits of outstanding durability, wear-ability and light-fastness. Colourtrend delivers outstanding performance and unrivaled colour choice for your home every time.

Colourtrend Weather

Weather by Colourtrend is premium quality 100% acrylic masonry paint, specifically formulated to protect against the Irish weather. Weather by Colourtrend dries to a smooth matt/slight sheen finish which helps resist dirt pick-up and incorporates extra fungicide to resist fungus and mould.

Dulux Paints


Dulux offer inspiration to help you transform your home with their large range of quality products.

Dulux Easycare Paint

Dulux Easycare

Easycare is an exceptionally tough washable matt paint for walls and ceilings. It is 10 times tougher than conventional paint and is splash resistant. Its revolutionary scrubbable formula makes easycare Washable Matt perfect for high-traffic areas like halls and stairways. Available in a range of 45 contemporary colours plus Pure Brilliant White.

Dulux Kitchen Paint

Dulux Kitchen

Dulux Kitchen+ is an exceptionally tough matt paint. Its grease proof formulation resists everyday cooking stains and its washable without colour fade so its perfect for keeping busy kitchens looking great for longer.

Dulux Light and Space Paint

Dulux Light & Space

New Dulux Light & Space is formulated to reflect up to twice as much light back into your room to make it appear brighter and more spacious. We really cant do the Light & Space effect justice on-screen, so why not try a tester pot, to see for yourself? Available in a vinyl soft sheen finish in eight subtle shades plus Pure White.

Dulux Moda Paint

Dulux Moda

This luxury washable matt emulsion is formulated with premium quality pigments to guarantee excellent depth of colour and with specially-blended clays for effortless application and an irresistible soft-to-touch finish.

Dulux Soft Sheen Paint

Dulux Soft Sheen

This mid-sheen wipe-able emulsion, for walls and ceilings, is available in a range of 50 stunning colours.

Dulux Vinyl Matt Paint

Dulux Vinyl Matt

Dulux Vinyl Matt emulsion comes in a flat, low-sheen finish. This beautiful interior paint range, for walls and ceilings, is available in 50 stunning colours.

Dulux Weathershield Paint

Dulux Weathershield

Dulux Weathershield Smooth Exterior Masonry paint has been specially formulated to protect Irelands homes against our unique climate. Using pure acrylic technology, Weathershield with advanced durability, is our most protective masonry paint yet, giving you that freshly painted look for longer. It has an established reputation for outstanding durability and contains a special fungicide and algicide to help control surface growths. It has a smooth finish making it easy to apply, spread further and stay clean for longer.



EarthPaint specialize in creating beautiful, modern finishes in the most non-toxic, eco-friendly ways possible.

Farbex Paints

Farbex Paints & Coatings

Farbex brands include: Aluminium Paint, Aluminium Wood Primer, Zinc Phosphate Primer, Alkali Resisting Primer/Sealer, Wood Primer White, Gloss, Undercoat Dark Grey, Floor Paint, White Spirits, Multi-Surface Preparatory Solution, Oxide Paint, Roadline Paint and Chlorinated White Paint.

Farrow and Ball Paints

Farrow & Ball

Farrow & Balls paint and wallpaper products are manufactured using traditional techniques, using their environmentally friendly materials.

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Hammerite Paints


Hammerite offers a range of products for all your metal painting needs inside and outside your home.

Jotun Paints

Jotun Paints

Jotun Paints services the Marine and Protective Coatings segments. Decorative coatings are available through distributors.

Keim Mineral Paints

Keim Mineral Paint

Keim mineral silicate paint systems were invented over 125 years ago to provide long term protective and decorative finishes for renders subject to harsh climatic conditions.

Mineral silicate finishes last for decades, they are safe, sustainable, breathable, weather resistant and UV stable.

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La Farge Paints


Lafarge extracts resources from the heart of the earth to make materials to bring to the heart of life. Present in 76 countries, the Group responds to the worlds demand for housing and infrastructure.

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Liquafix Coatings

Liquafix-J is a hot-poured joint sealant for horizontal joints on concrete floors, roads, runways and pavements. It offers good extension over a wide range of service temperatures with a high resistance to flow and excellent pour-ability at temperatures well below the maximum safe heating temperature.

Polyvine Paints


Polyvine produce quality, environmentally friendly products for the home and professional markets, made with technically advanced water based formulations giving rapid drying time, low odour and easy tool wash-up.



Preval is a professional grade spray gun where no compressor is needed.

Preval is cordless and recyclable. Preval is powered like a traditional aerosol can, but it operates like a traditional spray gun.

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BioBased & VOC free paint, and ProClean paint from Ralston. Ralston offers high tech, environmentally friendly paint with cutting edge technology suitable for internal and external applications. Ralston is exclusively available in Ireland through Pat McDonnell Paints stores. Innovation and sustainability are two key drivers for Ralston, which has been successfully making paint since 1916. Ralston ExtraTex Matt is a BioBased, VOC free Matt finish, water based emulsion with excellent hiding power, no lap marks, and superb scrub resistance. Ralston ProClean is an easy to clean, scrub resistant, solvent-free water based mat emulsion with excellent hiding power based on an acrylic dispersion. With a High-Gloss, Satin, Semi-Mat and Mat finish to choose from, you will certainly find the right finish for your home or business.

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Rustins Paints


A leading manufacturer of wood finishing and paint products such as teak oil, tung oil, Danish oil, yacht varnish, wood stains, wood dyes, decking cleaner, decking seal, blackboard paint, primers, aluminium paint, floor paint, quick drying paint, radiator paint and red oxide.

Sigma Coatings

Sigma Coatings

Sigma coatings can be used for decorating, marine, protective and industrial purposes. Sigma Coatings is a strong brand in the architectural, shipping, protective and industrial application of paint and coatings worldwide.

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Thermoguard are the number 1 manufacturer and supplier of Intumescent & Flame Retardant Paint in the UK & Ireland.

We stock the full range of Thermoguard fire protection paints & varnishes for all surfaces including timber, walls & ceilings and steel.

Tikkurila Paints


Tikkurila provides consumers, professionals and industry with user-friendly and environmentally sustainable solutions for protection and decoration. Tikkurila is a strong regional player that aims to be the leading paint company in the Nordic area and Eastern Europe including Russia.
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Zinsser Paint


Paint primers and sealers, drywall primer, interior/exterior paint primers, stain killing water-base primer sealer.