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  • Meet our finishing touch - Octoral clear coats

    Stunningly beautiful, incredibly glossy. That is the result you get with Octoral clear coats. This product line has now been extended with three new HS420 clear coats. Use them together with the existing thinners, hardeners and additives, and give every job the perfect finishing touch....
  • Valspar goes social

    Social media have become an integral part of our daily lives. Valspar Automotive is also active on social media. Using Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube we’re keeping you up to date on the latest news from Valspar as well as amusing and interesting trends and activities at Valspar...
  • 5L HS Surfacer Grey no longer available

    From 1 March 2014, we will cease production of the 5-litre version of PF131 HS Surfacer Grey. Sales of the 5-litre containers will continue while stocks last. PF131 HS Surfacer Grey will remain available in 3-litre and 1-litre containers and can be ordered using the details below: 3L PF131 HS...
  • Earn €20 with car colours

    Every year, between 800 and 1,000 new car colours are marketed worldwide. To keep our formulas up to date, we need car panels with the car manufacturer’s original paint. Even though we collect over 10,000 panels a year, we still miss some of the important colours and shades. Your happy...
  • From Standard to Medium

    ‘Standard’ Octoral hardeners and thinners will now be called ‘Medium’. This name suits the product features better. This name change is also in line with market trends which have seen ‘Medium’ increasingly being used as a standard for all relevant products....
  • Valspar Automotive on Discovery Channel

    The new season of Fast ‘n Loud on Discovery Channel will be using Valspar Automotive products. This show sees one-of-a-kind cars being restored with the requisite sense of humour and unexpected turns. You can watch these episodes on Discovery Channel in Europe too, so tune in to the Fast...
  • Cost savings thanks to a longer shelf life

    After thorough research and extensive testing by our Research & Development team, we can proudly announce that the shelf life of the hardeners below has been extended by two years. This means you won’t have to throw away supplies as often as before, which will, in turn, save money....