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A specifiers quick guide to choosing Resene paint and colour

Select the paint system

Product library
A searchable list of Resene products with a brief description of each product.

Data Sheets
A searchable list of all Resene data sheets, downloadable in pdf format.

One-Line Specifications
Find out the best paint system to use on everything from concrete to plastic. Arranged by substrate type for quick reference.

TechSpec online specification system
Answer a series of questions and Resene TechSpec will give you a paint system to suit your needs.

Product listing
Resene product descriptions with links to data sheets.

Products in action
View and read about hundreds of projects using a wide range of Resene products and colours.

Fire ratings test results
View the latest summary of fire test results for Resene products.

Select the colour palette

Choose colours/swatches:

Order colour charts
BS5252 colour range; Colorwood natural wood stain; Decks, paths, driveways and recreational areas; Exterior woodcare; Heritage colours; Karen Walker Paints; Kidz colour; Metallics and special effects; Multi-finish range; Paint effects; Roof colour systems; The Range fashion colours; The Range whites & neutrals; Whites & neutrals; and the Classics collection.

Order drawdowns
Order A4 drawdowns swatches online.

Order other samples
Order self-adhesives, wood chips, testpots, colour match pencils etc online.

Online colour library
Over 3000 Resene colours online –view colour swatches, RGB value and reflectance values and other colour information. Download swatches in jpg format.

Select a colour from the palette and it will show you the closest Resene colour options.

Curtain collection
View the Resene curtain collection online.

Wallpaper library
View thousands of wallpaper swatches online.

Visualise and render colours

RGB colour formulations for electronic rendering
Look up individual colours and view their RGB values or download the full list. Ideal for software such as Archicad where you can enter in the RGB value for a Resene colour and apply that to your image.

AutoCAD/Revit colour books
Access Resene colours saved as AutoCAD/Revit colour books for downloading and use within AutoCAD and Revit.

ArchiCAD colour files
Access Resene colours saved as ArchiCAD colour files for downloading and use within ArchiCAD.

Resene EzyPaint virtual painting
Use a gallery image or load and path your own jpeg, then electronically colour using your computer.

Spirit 12 colour file
Access Resene colours saved as in Spirit 12 format for downloading and use within Spirit.

Colour match pencil recipes
Look up individual colours and view their colour match pencil recipe or download the full list. Only needed if you have a Resene colour match pencil set.

Environmental considerations

Environmental Choice
Find out more about the Environmental Choice program and which Resene products have this approval.

PaintWise paint and paint packaging recovery
Find out more about the Resene PaintWise paint and paint packaging recovery program including a list of the current location that accept paint returns.

View the Resene Make a sustainable choice brochure. You will need Acrobat Reader.

VOC summary
Volatile Organic Compounds listed by product for quick reference. You will need Acrobat Reader.


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Colours shown on this website are a representation only. Please refer to the actual paint or product sample. Resene colour charts, testpots and samples are available for ordering online.   See measurements/conversions for more details on how electronic colour values are achieved.