Earthborn and the Environment
Read on to find out about Earthborn and the environment, from our involvement in environmental projects to informative articles about eco paints.
We know that many people use Earthborn paints for their high levels of breathability. Never is this more important than on older properties that may have suffered with issues like damp, especially if, like the case of this historic windmill in Suffolk, the building had been subject to unsuitable and damaging treatments over the years. […]
The Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail in Beechenhurst, Gloucestershire, was founded in 1986 and since then has enjoyed hosting a wide range of artistic installations and activities, enjoyed by over 300,000 visitors each year. A working partnership between The Forest of Dean Sculpture Trust and The Forestry Commission, the artworks are always created in response […]
As well as choosing the right type of exterior masonry paint for your project, it can be difficult choosing which masonry paint colour to go for. We’ve put together some helpful tips on how to choose the right masonry paint colour for your project.
We are often asked if we sell damp proof paint or anti damp paint. At Earthborn all our paints are breathable so we can recommend them for older properties as well as any area of the home where there could be issues with damp.
Choosing the right eco paint is just one way you can minimise the impact of your home on the environment whilst at the same time creating beautiful rooms and adding your personal style.
We’re proud supporters of Human Nature’s ENDANGERED 13 event, involving 13 artists working in a diverse range of media, from painters and poets to sculptors and mural artists.
Lime provides a microporous, flexible but very durable substrate. Its high level of breathability makes it ideal for many renovation & restoration projects. Here we explain the most appropriate finishes for lime plaster.
Of all the enquiries we receive at Earthborn, advice on painting older properties, and in particular breathability, are the most common…
For our latest Case Study we focus on the recently renovated Master’s House in Ledbury, Gloucestershire, who specified breathable Claypaint and Eggshell for the timber framed Medieval building.
When we established Earthborn over a decade ago we were committed to bringing to market a true eco alternative to conventional paints….
VOC stands for volatile organic compound. Don’t be fooled by the word organic. We often associate organic….