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Anti Vandal Paint From Greengates Builders Merchants Accrington, Lancashire


Do you have a problem with vandals then we have the solution, Anti Vandal Paint.  We’ll tell you where to use it and how to use it:

 Where to use:

 For use on drain pipes, sills, tops of wall and fences, anywhere which may be used as a grip point to gain unauthorised access, electricity pylons to prevent access to dangerous areas, telegraph poles, lamp post to prevent climbing.

Anti Vandal paint is not recommended for use on surfaces in areas which are subject to legitimate daily contact. It is also recommended that it not be applied to sills, fall pipes, walls, etc., within 7 feet of the ground level, and its presence should be clearly identified to the public with WARNING NOTICES.

Use in areas where temperatures do not normally exceed 30°C.

Porous surfaces must be sealed to prevent this product drying out - see Preparation.




1kg, 2.5kg and 5kg pack sizes.


 2 - 2.5 square metres per kg, this is largely dependent on thickness of coating and substrate to be painted.


Non drying system. This product does not dry.


Up to 2 years if stored correctly in an unopened container.



  • For brush or mitt application.
  • New and previously painted surfaces should be dry and free from loose and flaking material, dirt, grease wax, etc.
  • Unpainted woodwork and steelwork should be primed with the appropriate primer.

Metal surfaces

Remove any loose material such as rust, scale, dirt, etc by thorough wire brushing and primed with a suitable primer prior to application of the Anti Vandal paint.

Porous surfaces

Porous surfaces such as Unpainted Wood or Brickwork should be sealed with a suitable primer/Sealer to prevent this product drying out prior to application of the Anti Vandal paint.

Smooth surfaces

Smooth surface should be roughened using coarse abrasive paper or by wire brushing prior to application of the Anti Vandal paint.


  • Mix well before use.
  • Apply Anti Vandal paint with a short haired brush or industrial mitt, smoothing to a uniform finish to the recommended spreading rate.
  • Must be applied no lower than 7 feet from the ground.
  • Do not thin the product.
  • Wear gloves during application and only apply to areas above arms reach.


Clean all equipment with white spirit immediately after use.


  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • In case of contact with eyes rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
  • Remove splashes from skin with a recognised hand cleaner.
  • To be applied on structures no less than two metres from the floor.
  • Do not use near fishponds. Very toxic to aquatic organisms. May cause long term adverse effects in aquatic environments.
  • Do not empty into drains.


  • Good working practice should be followed.
  • Apply only to areas safely above head height, where accidental contact with persons or pets will not occur.

Greengates Builders Merchants delivering to the whole of Lancashire including: Accrington, Blackburn, Burnley, Clitheroe, Darwen, Great Harwood, Haslingden, Padiham and Pendle.

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