Little Greene Paint Finishes

Little Greene Intelligent Matt Emulsion Paint

Intelligent Matt Emulsion (formerly known as 'Ultimatt') is Little Greene's ground-breaking paint - it's matt, environmentally-friendly and completely washable. This makes it suitable for all areas of your home including kitchens, bathrooms, children's rooms and high-traffic hallways.

  • Environmentally-friendly
  • Water-based
  • Washable
  • Great for walls & ceilings
  • Can even be used on woodwork and radiators
  • Certified completely safe for children's rooms and furniture ('Toy Paint Regulations' BS EN 71-3:1995)
  • Gloss level - 5% (very matt)
  • Covers approx 13 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in all colours
  • Available in 4 sizes - 10L*, 5L, 2.5L and 1L Absolute Matt Emulsion Paint
  • * 10 Litre tins subject to minimum order of 6 units which may be a mixture of colours/products

Little Greene Absolute Matt Emulsion Paint

Little Greene's most popular paint, Absolute Matt Emulsion (formerly known as 'Acrylic Matt Emulsion') is the classic finish for interior walls and ceilings. It's a water-based, environmentally friendly paint and dries to an incredibly flat finish that exudes character.

Absolute Matt Emulsion is available in 5L, 2.5L and 1L tins - so you can buy as much or as little as you need.

  • Environmentally-friendly
  • Water-based
  • A beautiful flat finish for walls & ceilings
  • Certified completely safe for children's rooms ('Toy Paint Regulations' BS EN 71-3:1995)
  • Gloss level - 3% (very matt)
  • Covers approx 14 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in all colours
  • Available in 4 sizes - 10L*, 5L, 2.5L and 1L
  • Also available in 60ml & 250ml Sample Pots
  • * 10 Litre tins subject to minimum order of 6 units which may be a mixture of colours/products

Little Greene Intelligent Exterior Eggshell

  • A high performance, self priming wood paint
  • Available in all colours in 2.5 litre and 1 litre pack sizes
  • Virtually odourless
  • Inhibits mould and algal growth
  • Weather resistant and completely washable
  • Suitable for all exterior woodwork
  • Can be used on suitably primed metalworkS
  • Self-priming on new and bare wood with the exception of resinous hardwoods where two coats of aluminium primer should be applied first
  • Surface dry in 4 hours, re-coat in 16 hours

Little Greene Intelligent Eggshell Paint

Formulated to resist moisture, staining and general wear and tear, Intelligent Eggshell (formerly known as 'Acrylic Eggshell') has a tough yet subtle finish and is a superb paint for woodwork and kitchen & bathroom walls.

It will give tremendous service in a busy home and is an ideal solution for those who want durability with a soft, low-sheen finish.

  • Environmentally-friendly
  • Water-based
  • Completely washable
  • Suitable for most surfaces including walls, woodwork and primed metals such as radiators and pipework
  • Certified completely safe for children's rooms and furniture ('Toy Paint Regulations' BS EN 71-3:1995)
  • Gloss level - 20% (low)
  • Covers approx 14 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in all colours
  • Available in 3 tin sizes- 5L, 2.5L, and 1L

Little Greene Traditional Oil Eggshell Paint

Oil Eggshell is the traditional paint for woodwork and metalwork. With a low sheen it's the perfect complement to a matt wall paint and is tough enough to withstand wear and tear and repeated cleaning.

Oil Eggshell is suitable for interior and exterior applications and uses our eco-oil formulation in which solvents (VOCs) have been replaced with naturally occurring vegetable oils.

  • Environmentally-friendly
  • Oil-based
  • Completely washable
  • A classic, durable finish for woodwork and primed metalwork
  • Suitable for interior and exterior use
  • Gloss level - 20% (low)
  • Covers approx 16 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in all colours
  • Available in 3 tin sizes - 5L**, 2.5L and 1L
  • ** 5 Litre tins only available in pastel colours

Little Greene Tom's Oil Eggshell Paint

Oil Eggshell is the traditional paint for woodwork and metalwork. With a low sheen it's the perfect complement to a matt wall paint and is tough enough to withstand wear and tear and repeated cleaning.

  • Oil-based
  • Weather resistant and completely washable
  • A classic, durable finish for woodwork and primed metalwork
  • Suitable for interior and exterior use
  • Covers approx 16 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in all colours in 2.5Litre and 1Litre

Little Greene Traditional Oil Gloss Paint

Oil Gloss has a classic high sheen finish which is popular (and very smart) on front doors and also used on interior/exterior woodwork and metalwork.

Extremely hard-wearing and shiny enough to reflect a lot of light, Oil Gloss is both practical and extremely elegant and is formulated on our eco-oil recipe in which solvents (VOCs) have been replaced with naturally occurring vegetable oils.

  • Environmentally-friendly
  • Oil-based
  • Completely washable
  • A classic, durable finish for woodwork and primed metalwork
  • Suitable for interior and exterior use
  • Gloss level - 85% (very high)
  • Covers approx 16 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in all colours
  • Available in 2 tin sizes - 2.5L and 1L
  • Little Greene Intelligent Gloss Paint
  • A tough, washable paint with a high sheen, Intelligent Gloss is a quick-drying alternative Oil Gloss and is suitable for interior or exterior use.

    It is ideal for use on interior woodwork, metals and plaster walls, particularly in rooms which need to be cleaned frequently such as kitchens and bathrooms.

  • Environmentally-friendly
  • Water-based
  • Completely washable
  • Suitable for interior woodwork, plaster walls and primed metals
  • Gloss level - 75% (high)
  • Covers approx 14 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in all colours
  • Available in 1L tins

Little Greene Masonry Paint

Gone are the days of a limited colour choice for exterior painting... Little Greene's Exterior Masonry Paint is available in almost all colours - use it to achieve a long-lasting matt finish on brick, stone or rendered walls.

  • Environmentally-friendly
  • Water-based
  • Quick-drying to a smooth finish
  • Will last 15 years on exterior walls before repainting is required
  • Resists dirt
  • Contains anti-fungal and anti ageing properties to look good for longer
  • Gloss level - 5% (very matt)
  • Covers approx 13 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in almost all colours
  • Available in 5L tins

Little Greene Floor Paint

Painting the floor is an easy yet dramatic way to change the feel of a room, and with most of the Little Greene colour range at your fingertips you can be as bold or a subtle as you like.

Floor Paint has an attractive and extremely tough mid sheen finish and is formulated on our eco-oil recipe in which solvents (VOCs) have been replaced with naturally occurring vegetable oils.

  • Environmentally-friendly
  • Oil-based
  • Hard-wearing and completely washable
  • Can be used on wooden and concrete floors
  • Gloss level - 50% (mid)
  • Covers approx 14 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in almost all colours
  • Available in 1L & 2.5L tins

Little Greene Distemper

A traditional breathable paint, commonly used in older buildings and loved because of its soft, powdery finish. Water-based and environmentally friendly, our Distemper is strengthened to be wipeable but is not recommended for areas of high traffic or condensation.

  • Environmentally-friendly
  • Water-based
  • Wipeable
  • Breathable
  • Gloss level - 3% (very matt)
  • Covers approx 15 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in a wide choice of colours
  • Available in 5L tins
  • Distemper is made to order, please allow 7-10 days for delivery

Little Greene Limewash

Limewash is a very traditional finish, used to decorate and protect porous stone and lime-rendered surfaces. Like Distemper, Limewash is a breathable finish making it suitable for old and damp-problematic walls. Unlike paint, limewash penetrates the surface and the colour is built up by applying successive coats.

  • Environmentally-friendly
  • Water-based
  • Recommended for exterior use only on lime render and porous stone
  • Gloss level - 3% (very matt)
  • Covers approx 6 square metres per litre (one coat)
  • Available in a wide choice of colours
  • Available in 5L tins
  • Limewash is made to order, please allow 7-10 days for delivery