Little Greene


Little Greene

Little Greene is a family business who produce an environmentally friendly range of paints and wallpapers, all manufactured in the UK.  The wallpaper collection has a 300 year decorative history with English Heritage and more recently National Trust, whilst the paint collection has an association with the National Trust.


Water Based Paints 

Little Greene water based paint carries the industry’s lowest eco-rating, with VOC content now virtually zero. This means you don’t need to worry about solvent contributions to the atmosphere,  any respiratory issues or unpleasant smells as they are virtually odourless.

Absolute Matt is the original, classic flat paint for walls and has the most matt finish offered by any Little Greene paint.

Intelligent Matt is the most popular of the ‘Intelligent Paints’ family and is more durable and completely washable, perfect for high traffic areas, kitchens, bathrooms and busy households.


Intelligent Paints

Water based and extremely durable, Intelligent Matt, Intelligent Eggshell and Intelligent Satinwood, Intelligent Gloss and Intelligent Floor Paint have all been designed to withstand the wear and tear of modern family living:

Benefits include: they are easy to apply, quick drying and any marks can be washed with soapy water.

The Intelligent Grip paint range now has additional benefits of added primer to give it further durability and adhesion to any surface.


Oil Based Paints

Oil based paints are traditionally favoured because of their renowned longevity and superb finish. Little Greene oil based paints have been reformulated using sustainable vegetable oils, without compromising on their unrivalled quality.



Little Greene paint tins are made using over 50% recycled steel and can be recycled and all the paperwork is printed on recycled or sustainably sourced paper. They are continually developing their packaging and warehousing procedures to increase the content of recycled and recyclable material and have achieved waste reduction of 57% in the last three years.


Child Safe Paint

Offering the safest choices for decorating children’s rooms and furniture. The Absolute Matt Emulsion, Intelligent Matt Emulsion, Intelligent Eggshell and Intelligent Gloss paints have been certified as Child Safe and tested to European Standard BS EN 71-3:1995, also known as ‘Toy Paint Regulations” – these are proven safe from toxic metals.

These paints are completely safe to use in all areas of the family home, making them the perfect choice for nurseries, furniture and toys.












Local Manufacturing

All Little Greene paints and wallpapers are manufactured in the UK and we actively source from suppliers who can match our commitment to local industries. We’re dedicated to minimising pollution, energy consumption and distribution overheads whilst supporting the local business community.