Teknos has just celebrated it's 70th year in business it was started in 1948 in a hen house in Tuomarila Finland one man a dream and a pan.. the first paint was made, a caseine paint named Tuomarila after the region in which it was made. Today the 3rd generatoin of the Kikka family continue the grow the successs of Teknos making it one of the worlds most successful paint brands. Teknos manufacture and export to more than 20 countries, the company logo proudly displayed on literature and tin designs still proudly sporting the origins of the brand with a hen and a paint brush.
Teknos GBI has been a leading supplier of high quality water based coatings to the joinery industry for over 25 years building an unenviable reputation for quality, performance, ease of application of there paints following this up with high quality of customer service.
Teknos GBI are growing the business in new areas for the UK with coating such as :
Futura Aqua a rang of hard wearing top coats for interior or exterior wood and metal.
Woodex a range of waterborne oils, tintable, solid finishes, wood stains and a preservative.
Ferrex Aqua a waterborne primer and rust inhibitor for iron and steel, and can be used as adhesion promoter for galvanised metal.
Teknos Pro a solvent free emulsion paint with a class 1 scrub rating.
Timantti 20 for problem interior walls and ceilings or surfaces which require a highly durable finish class 1 scrub rating.
Timantti Clean a semi matt interior anti - bacterial paint ideal for hospital, health centres, schools, food preperation companies.
Helo Aqua a single pack polyurethane waterborne varnish for interior or exterior use, can be tinted and available in 20 - 40 & 80% sheens
Teknos Problem Solving Coatings:
Timantti 3 a mildew resistant primer for interior walls and ceilings, can also be used on galvanised metal.
Timantti Stop a stain blocking primer for soot, nicotine and water damage.