A lick of paint for former chocolate works

Specialist interior paints were used during the £7m redevelopment of the former Terry’s Chocolate factory in York into the Chocolate Works Care Village which has specialist dementia services.

Johnstone’s Trade worked with decorating firm HEC  to provide a range of high-performance coatings. Covaplus Vinyl Matt and Acrylic Durable Matt were used on the walls and ceilings of the interior.  Johnstone’s Aqua Water Based Undercoat and Gloss were used for the trim and window frames to provide a high-sheen finish and traditional gloss look, reducing the need for future maintenance.

The building was designed by Norr and the project was specified by Simpsons of York.

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