Repair and Prepare

Preparation is the key to a good finish; therefore it is important that the correct products are used and that sufficient time is spent achieving a good result. The choice of products will depend upon the existing finish of the item you are working on and the final finish you are looking to create.

This section includes products for removing old finishes, such as paint or wax as well as wood bleaches, wood fillers.

£10.50 (£12.60 inc VAT)  
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  • Easy To Apply
  • Non-Drip Gel Formula
  • Removes Metalised Paints

A highly effective incredibly fast paint & varnish stripper to remove many types of coatings. Gel consistency ideal for vertical and other less accessible areas to be treated. Methylene chloride free.

Voted - DIY Decorating Product of the year, gold winner! Paint Panther will also strip metallised paint.

£36.66 (£43.99 inc VAT)  
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Peelaway 1 is formulated to remove multiple layers of old toxic lead paint from ornate plaster ceilings and cornices, bricks, masonry, steel, cast iron and woodwork. Water based alkaline formulation. Works for up to 48hrs.

Always carry out a test patch first

Note: Must be neutralised before repainting with the neutraliser supplied in the pack.

  • Architecturally Specified
  • Methylene Chloride Free
  • Requires neutralising

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We recommend a trial test patch using our sample pots in an inconspicuous area before commencing full application of the product.

£42.87 (£51.44 inc VAT)  
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Peelaway 7 is formulated to remove up to 20 coats of modern paints from woodwork, bricks, masonry, plaster, fibreglass and metal (includes automobile and aircraft paints). Water based formulation works for up to 48hrs.

Always carry out a test patch first.

Note: Does not require neutralising.

  • Architecturally Specified
  • Methylene Chloride Free
  • Environmentally Safer Formulation

£2.33 (£2.80 inc VAT)  
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An easy grip stripping knife with a hardened steel blade. Ideal for stripping areas of excess paint.

  • An easy grip 3 inch (75mm) stripping knife with hardened steel blade
  • Perfect for stripping areas of excess paint
  • Ideal for use with other Peelaway products
  • Comfortable rubber handle for prolonged use


£12.14 (£14.57 inc VAT)  
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Spare blankets for use with Peelaway. 10 blankets

£6.95 (£8.34 inc VAT)  
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Blanchon Parquet joint Filler is an acrylic mastic designed for joints in wooden floors and wood, laminated and melamine floors, filling cracks, fissures and joints between wooden floors and skirting boards.

£13.33 (£16.00 inc VAT)  
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Blanchon Resin Filler, a solvent based wood filler resin to be mixed with saw dust to form a wood filler for sealing joints and splits up to 2mm and small cracks and holes up to 3mm in glued down wooden floors or wood panelling. Quick drying with oustanding adhesion to most wood species, for use on bare and sanded wood only, provides excellent flexibility.

Pack size: 1L, 5L & 10L

£6.72 (£8.06 inc VAT)  
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The IRWIN Marples M2450 cabinet scrapers are made from high carbon steel, hardened and tempered to 470 vickers and polished to give a smooth finish. These scrapers have good edge retention but are easily re-sharpened. MAR2450: 5in Rectangle (flat) 125mm.

£7.99 (£9.59 inc VAT)  
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Jenkins Grain Filler is a traditional thixotropic grain filler. Favoured by furniture restorers for ease of use and colour shades available.

Available in 11 wood shades & transparent,

Pack size 400gm & 3Kg

£16.43 (£19.72 inc VAT)  
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Lakeone Wood Whitener allows easy in-depth removal of colour from all red and dark woods. Can be used to turn red wood into pine and oak coloured wood.

It will also remove most wood stains and can be used on new or stripped timber.


£14.07 (£16.88 inc VAT)  
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French polish restorer restores worn and bleached “French” polish.

French polish restorer polishes out fine scratches and marks.
It restores the original shine and deposits a layer of shellac.

Available in 500 ml can


  1. Soak a piece of Polishing cotton in French polish restorer and gradually rub onto the surface using circular movements.
  2. When the Polishing cotton sticks to the surface, the shine and depth appears. It is this generated heat that permits the varnish and shellac contained in the French polish restorer to blend.
  3. Keep rubbing until the cloth moves freely over the surface, then quickly remove the Polishing cotton. Do not touch the surface until 1 or 2 hours later.

£5.62 (£6.74 inc VAT)  
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Liberon 3 Part Touch-up Pens, Quick drying water and wipe resistant pens for disguising minor blemishes on finished wooden surfacesa.

Available in Pine, Mahogany & Oak, each pen in 3 colour tones

£7.54 (£9.05 inc VAT)  
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Liberon Burnishing Cream used to restore the original highly polished finish to furniture, covers superficial scratches and revives dull and tired hard finishes.

Pack size: 250ml, 500ml, 1L and 5L

£3.40 (£4.08 inc VAT)  
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Liberian Laminate Repair Sticks, the perfect solution for filling medium to deep scratches, chips and imperfect joints on most types of laminate flooring.

Pack size: 3 coloured wax sticks per pack


£3.70 (£4.44 inc VAT)  
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Liberon Retouch Crayons quick and easy to use crayons for masking superficial scratches on finished woods.

£6.24 (£7.49 inc VAT)  
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Liberon Ring Remover an easy to use liquid for the effective removal of white heat and water ring marks from most hard surfaces.


£5.71 (£6.85 inc VAT)  
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Used to repair surfaces cracks and holes in finished and unfinished wood prior to french polishing, lacquering or varnishing.

Available in packs of 3 mixed: light, medium, dark colours and a tin of 10 mixed colours.

£4.37 (£5.24 inc VAT)  
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Liberon Touch-up Pens are ideal for disguising scratches and small blemishes on finished wood surfaces. Made with a spirit dye the felt tipped pens provide a water and wipe resistant colour for finished surfaces.

Available in 12 popular wood colours

£6.24 (£7.49 inc VAT)  
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Liberon Wax and Polish Remover is a non-aggressive cleaner for removing old wax, dirt and grime from furniture prior to refinishing without damaging the original finish.

Pack size: 250ml, 500ml 1L and 5L

£3.32 (£3.98 inc VAT)  
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Liberon Wax Filler Sticks for repairing finished furniture, fills cracks, splits and small to medium sizes holes and cracks with out having to strip the finish or any sanding.

Available in 17 popular wood colour shades.

£4.98 (£5.98 inc VAT)  
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Liberian Wood Bleacher, a ready to use water based bleacher, Ideal for removing dark stains caused by rust, alcohol, damp, ink, ring marks and fruit etc. (Contains Oxalic Acid)

Available in 125ml, 500ml, 1Litre, 2.5L and 5L -

(Please note the 250ml / 500ml / 1L / 2.5L / 5L are labelled as AGW Wood bleacher)

£3.91 (£4.69 inc VAT)  
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Ready to use, multi-purpose quick drying water-based wood filler for filling and repairing surface damage to wood.

Available in 4 wood colours

Pack size: 125ml

£3.89 (£4.67 inc VAT)  
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A cellulose-based, natural wood flour stopping for filling holes and cracks in unfinished wood and ready to use, no hardner required.

Available in 6 wood colours

Pack size 125ml

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