Common Questions about DIY and Professional UPVC Painting

UPVC is a common material used for windows, doors, and other construction external features. Painting uPVC can be a cost-effective approach to update the appearance of these surfaces. Here are some frequently asked questions about painting uPVC for those who do it themselves as well as those who use a professional upvc painting firm like Midland UPVC Coatings Ltd. How … Read More

Can you paint uPVC windows and doors and what paint should I use for uPVC?

afpter pic of upvc painting a set of double doors

Yes, you can paint uPVC (unplasticized polyvinyl chloride) windows and doors. However, there are certain steps and considerations you need to keep in mind for a successful and durable uPVC Painting: Surface Preparation: Proper surface preparation is crucial. Clean the uPVC surfaces thoroughly to remove dirt, grease, and any existing coatings. You can use a mild detergent or uPVC cleaner … Read More

Frequently asked questions about upvc painting

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Painting UPVC is very popular because it can save up to 75-80% on replacing things like uPVC doors and UPVC windows. UPVC painting (unplasticized polyvinyl chloride) surfaces needs certain unique considerations due to the nature of the material, and as a result, people frequently have queries regarding how to paint these surfaces. We have compiled some of the most frequently … Read More

Why You Should Spray Paint Rather Than Brush Paint

If you are thinking about painting your existing UPVC windows, front doors, garage doors or even kitchen units yourself, you will have a choice of using a paint brush or a paint roller.We explain why the only trusted way is to spray them if you want a finish to be proud of. So Why is Paint Spraying Better? Spraying is … Read More

How Long Does UPVC Paint Colour Last For?

Before we answer that we need to advise that people think it is paint that goes onto your UPVC to repaint it and spray it. But it isn’t a paint it is a specially formulated coating for UPVC, hence our company name Midland UPVC Coatings. A professionally applied UPVC coating should last over 10 years easily and we know it … Read More

What to do if You Need UPVC Painting Repairs

With the advent of specialist UPVC and plastic paints, people are aware UPVC Windows, UPVC Doors, Conservatories, Garage Doors, Soffits, Fascias and Guttering can be painted instead of having to just be replaced. This has become very popular over recent years mainly because of the availability of specialist UPVC paints and the ever increasing cost of replacing UPVC Windows, UPVC … Read More

Can You Paint a Composite Door?

This is a very common question, we get asked. There are many composite doors on house that at one time would looked like a premium door. Composite doors have been very popular particularly as a statement front door. They look modern, are hardwearing and available in different styles and colours. They can make the look of any house more impressive. … Read More

UPVC Painting will Improve the Look of Your House on a Budget

Paint Spray Your UPVC Windows & Doors Most houses in the UK have UPVC windows and UPVC doors installed. They are installed because they are energy efficient and secure, but they lack style. The front of peoples homes are often the area of the home that people are not totally satisfied with. And it’s the windows and doors that are … Read More

Spray Painting UPVC: Windows, Doors & Conservatories (& How Much it Costs)

Choosing UPVC Paint There are many different types of paint available for painting plastics and also many multi-surface paints. However, not all these are permanent coatings and suitable for the recolouring of UPVC windows, doors and conservatories. The paint we use is chosen for coating and painting UPVC because of its quality. It is engineered specifically for UPVC and we … Read More

Stand out with your UPVC colour choice!

With UPVC Spraying, Anthracite grey has become the popular colour of choice, and with good reason. This colour creates impact and really helps to transform a property and modernise it. However, there are no shortage to the colours that you can choose with UPVC Spraying. Midland UPVC Coatings can colour match to any UPVC painting of your choice. Whether that … Read More