Painting trends for 2018

Dulux Australia

The team at Dulux believe that the colour choices we make should help us to feel balanced in our lives.

To find Dulux’s colour tips and to help bring life into a neutral space, visit their trends page for Summer and Autumn 2018 inspirations

Haymes Paint

Haymes launched their Artisan Range at the end of 2017.

The range is divided into three core products that aim to provide options for a variety of textured finishes homes:

  1. Surface
  2. Metallics
  3. Textures


The range is designed to enable homeowners to transform an interior or exterior space, through the application of a textured finish.
Instructions and tips for the application of these products can be viewed on the Haymes website, however for a professional result, we would suggest you contact Pelham Painters for a quotation.

The first range, Surface, comes in 18 custom colours. The product, can be applied in four ways:

  • Bloom
  • Brushed
  • Gravity
  • Industrial


The product gives your walls a contemporary feel and add a sense of movement.

Surface – Gravity

The Metallics range was inspired by the Haymes team’s recent trip to Milan.
The colours offered are:

  • Matte Polish
  • Metal Trace
  • Real Iron
  • Real Copper
  • Patina


Metallics – Matte Polish


Metallics – Patina


The Textures range pushes the boundaries in both residential and commercial settings. The textured finishes options are:

  • Rendercoat
  • Mortar
  • Soft Chalk
  • Sand


Textures – Mortar


Textures – Sand