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About Paint Powerhouse

With an Australia wide network of stores, Paint Powerhouse is the convenient place to access the very best coatings products and technologies on the market.

Under the one roof you can find a full spectrum of coatings solutions to meet virtually any budget or application requirement. The high performance range at Paint Powerhouse can include automotive refinish, industrial and architectural paints, through to specialist products designed specifically for protective and marine usage. Not only that, you will also find the no compromise STARTLINE range of consumables which deliver excellent performance at a cost effective price.

Check the directory for the location of your nearest Paint Powerhouse and for details on which brands and technologies are stocked by each store.

Our Brands

No matter what you are after, there are friendly, knowledgeable Paint Powerhouse staff who can guide you through the options and help you choose the very best solution to suit your needs.

For any Safety Data Sheet (SDS) required please visit the PPG Safety Data Sheet Website.

Commercial Performance Coatings

Commercial Performance Coatings is the name given to a versatile range of hard-working finishes that can be applied to products or equipment, large and small. Featuring proven and reliable PPG technologies, you will find exactly the right finish for virtually any application, from agricultural and construction equipment to trailers, business equipment and much, much more.


Thanks to an unrivaled ability to combine extensive local know-how with the very latest in global coatings technology, Protec is ‘the clear choice’ for those looking for quality, performance, dependability and value for money.

Founded in Australia in 1978, Protec is proud to offer Australian-made coatings which are locally developed and tested to ensure they deliver outstanding results in Australian conditions.

Protective Marine Coatings

PPG PMC is widely recognized as a world leader in protective and marine coatings, developing innovative, cutting edge products and services that are designed to deliver value for money and protect customers’ assets.


One of the oldest paint brands in the market, Taubmans has been painting Australian homes for over 110 years.  Back in the early 1900s, George Taubman built the company on a foundation of technical superiority.


PPG is a global manufacturer of paints, coatings, and specialty materials and a Fortune 200 company with headquarters in Pittsburgh and operations in nearly 70 countries around the world.


What are your priorities when choosing paint related products? If you are like most people, you will be looking for products you can rely on to get everyday jobs done with straightforward, no fuss efficiency and you will want to get them at a cost effective price. These, and many more benefits, are at the very core of what the Startline brand is all about!