The Best Stores for Paint and Wallcoverings in Toronto
Looking to revamp your interior with a fresh coat of paint or a new layer of wallpaper? These six shops have you (and your walls) covered.
Nothing transforms the look and feel of a space quite like a fresh coat of paint or an eccentric wallpaper accent — and whether you prefer to DIY or leave it up to the professionals, choosing the right paint or wallcovering can be overwhelming. From eggshell finishes to patterned wallpapers, Toronto houses a multitude of shops that cater to any preference. We’ve put together a list of our favourite stores in the city that provide all of your paint and wallcovering needs.
Homestead House Paint
The family owned business is proud to sell eco-friendly wallcoverings, finishes made from organic materials, and is known for being the sole manufacturer of their famous all-natural milk paint. The top quality of Homestead House Paint products ensures a smooth painting experience, enhanced through the built in top coat and self-levelling properties of the paints. Whether you’re looking to revamp an old piece of furniture, up-cycle an interior accessory or require a professional consultation, Homestead House Paint will provide a sustainable solution.
Farrow & Ball
British brand Farrow & Ball offers a wide range of interior paints and wallpapers inspired by the heritage tones of its local history. Known for their rich paint pigments and metallic wallpaper patterns, this brand is ideal for anyone hoping to add a touch of glamour to any interior. From solid colours to scenic themed coverings, the variety of European inspired designs is nearly endless.
If you’re into a more extravagant look or are in need of a show-stopping accent wall, this local shop has a two-floor showroom that showcases several different “artwork examples,” giving you dozens of ideas on how to use their coverings. With styles ranging from floral prints, mandala patterns to soft gradients, and many more wallpaper designs, there’s a wallcovering at NewWall for everyone.
Primetime Paint & Paper
Find Benjamin Moore‘s entire product line at this Queen St. East shop, as well as an affordable selection of contemporary wallpapers. Featuring patterns created by designers such as Versace, Cole & Son, Schumacher and other notable brands in the design industry, your walls are guaranteed to be in good hands with Primetime Paint & Paper.
Searching for a cozy studio loft with an exposed brick interior can be quite the costly endeavour, but thankfully Century Architexture has come up with the perfect solution. Their seven-millimetre-thick pre-engineered brick veneer wall panels are lightweight and easy to install, no bricklaying needed. The hand-cast coverings are molded from century-old reclaimed brick, so they’re as close as possible to the real thing.
Fiber & Cloth
Known for their exclusive European floor and wallcoverings, Fiber & Cloth provides authentic looking hand made designs from rustic materials. Their Bassano Parquet collection, shown above, is a prime example of the bold yet elegant wooden panels that will make an aesthetic statement in your home.
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