Stringers Home Decorating Centre are committed to bringing our customers the highest quality paint and decorating sundries from some of the UK’s most sought after suppliers. We are one of the area’s suppliers of The Little Greene Paint Company and are also stockists of Frenchic paint. With our full Dulux and Johnstone’s tinting system we can mix equivalent colours from literally thousands of colours meaning you can choose the precise shade you require.


Founded in December 2014, Frenchic Paint has fast become a global haven for eco-friendly upcycling inspiration. The Frenchic Paint phenomenon has really made an impression and taken the home decor world by storm, loved by interior creatives and environmentally conscious DIY enthusiasts alike.

Frenchic Furniture Paint is an all-natural, eco-friendly paint that requires no stirring, shaking or the addition of water. You’ll find that it is creamy, rich and easy to use so is the perfect paint for upcycling revamps. As an added bonus, Frenchic Furniture Paint has endured rigorous testing and has been EN:71-3 certified, meaning it is safe to paint children’s toys and nursery furniture.

Dulux Colour Mixing

We are able to colour match from an extensive database of recipes. If you have a colour in mind or wish to match a fabric swatch we can find the colour for you.

Dulux have created a simple four-step process to help you create a paint that not only looks great, but also performs brilliantly. You can choose your colour, function or finish and then get it mixed, so it is just right for the room you’re decorating. In store we have walls of inspiration so you will never be stuck for ideas.


Dulux aims to help you to feel inspired about colour and to unlock the potential in your home. We want to encourage you to start your transformation.

Dulux is the UK’s leading paint brand, with a wealth of products and services designed to help you find the colours that you’ll love in your home, and give you the expert knowledge you’ll need to achieve great results.

There are over 1,200 Dulux colours available to choose from and so to help you select the right ones for you there are lots of useful tools and services available online and in-store.


Products for walls and ceilings that are perfectly formulated whatever your decorating needs. Make your home your own with their beautiful colour collection and unique finishes.

Johnstone’s also manufacture specialist paints, interior and exterior, so you can be sure that whatever project you may be undertaking, from painting the floor in your garage to treating external woodwork, we will be able to source the right product for the job.

Little Greene

Little Greene is an independent, British paint manufacturer, committed to the socially and environmentally responsible production of high quality paints and wallpapers.

With records dating back to the year 1773, the Little Greene Dye Works of Collyhurst Wood, on the outskirts of Manchester is one of England’s most ancient industrial sites for the making of paints and dye solutions.

Boasting 40% more pigmentation that creates undertones that subtly change in different lights and provide real character and definition. It is an amazing product with excellent coverage.


Earthborn is dedicated to creating paints that have a low environmental impact, protecting the health of their customers while providing a vast array of paints colours – perfect for home painters, interior designers and trade. They use special ingredients and manufacturing processes to create eco paints that are free from acrylics, oils and vinyls.

What makes Earthborn paints so special is their high quality and high performance, so you never have to compromise by making the ethical choice. Discover Claypaint, Lifestyle, Eco Chic and Eggshell finishes for incredible depth of colour in an extensive range of shades.



Painter’s Touch Multi Purpose Spray Paints are formulated to deliver professional-standard finishes on wood, metal and ceramics, with (depending on the surface) as little as one application.

These quick-drying paints are suitable for interior or exterior use.

Be Inspired

We’ve created a selection of inspirational images showcasing colour schemes, with key features to consider when decorating the most important rooms in your home. Using these ideas as a starting point you can create the look and feel you desire.

Stringers Home Decorating Centre

Manning Rd, Bourne PE10 9HW
01778 422420
VAT Number: 313 0624 10

2020 marked our 100th year of trading!

We are proud to have served our customers for a century over 4 generations. Thank you for your custom and we look forward to welcoming you in store in future years.

​Normal Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 8.00 - 17.00

Saturday 9.00 - 17.00

Sunday 10.00 - 14.00