By Abel Muhatia @abelmuhatia
Homeowners and commercial users of paint will now enjoy a new range of a perfumed paint. This is after the leading paint manufacturer; Basco paint today unveiled the Duracoat fragrant paint at a Nairobi hotel.
The new product was launched with an aim of eliminating the “new paint smell” Addressing key stakeholders, consumers and the media at the launch conference; Kamlesh shah, Basco managing director said the scented paint is a major innovation in paint technology in response to an irresistible demand by users to improve the smell fresh paint, especially for those repainting or redecorating already occupied structures.
A first of its kind in East and Central Africa, the aromatic paints will be available through dealers countrywide in a range of 7000 colours.
Vanilla will be the first Scent to be rolled out. Currently the paints are available in Vinyl Silk, Vinyl Matt and soft satin varieties.
In recent years Basco paints has introduced numerous innovative products such as Duracoat Eco -friendly range, the Duracoat Anti -bacterial range and Duracoat lead and chrome free emulsions.