Red cottage still a favorite for Finns 19.06.2018
A red cottage and a potato patch has traditionally been every Finn’s dream. And the dream has come true: drive anywhere in the countryside and you will spot small red-painted cottages. Tikkurila conducted a study to find out what were Finns’ favorite colors for painting their house and to see if the dream of a little red cottage still lives on.
Temacoat HS-F Primer, the newest addition to the wide range of Tikkurila industrial coatings, is a durable, all-seasons epoxy coating with optimal anti-corrosion properties, fast overcoating times and excellent adhesion to steel, zinc and aluminum surfaces. It can be used on building frameworks, bridges, refineries, power plants, conveyors and other structural steel and equipment in the heavy-duty Protective Coatings market.
Danish trend analyst Nina Bruun's monthly color collage is inspired by an increased focus on health and sporty shades. The co-operation with the award-winning trend analyst enriches Tikkurila Group's pioneering role as a unique color expert. Her visual mood boards consist of interesting surfaces, completed with Tikkurila and Beckers color codes.
The New Children’s Hospital has focused on the high technical quality of surfaces, and on colors and comfort. The young patients will have an inspirational care environment, feeding their imagination and inviting them to play.
Danish trend analyst Nina Bruun's monthly color collage is inspired by polished and reflective metals. The co-operation with the award-winning trend analyst enriches Tikkurila Group's pioneering role as a unique color expert. Her visual mood boards consist of interesting surfaces, completed with Tikkurila and Beckers color codes.
Color inspiration from the landscape 24.04.2018
A deep brown or a calming gray? Tikkurila color expert's instructions will help you find inspiration for outdoor painting in nature.
Launched to greet the spring, the new Patio Verso and Saaristo Laituriöljy oils were specially developed for Finland's changeable weather conditions.
President and CEO Elisa Markula will go through the priorities on which she will focus first. These include improving efficiency, increasing revenue organically, and building leadership and unified corporate culture.
On the basis of our new strategy, we have defined our corporate story and published a company video that highlights what we stand for, our mission and customer promise: Nordic quality from start to finish. Our company description, Tikkurila story, reflects our Nordic roots and emphasizes our sustainable solutions, solid competence in surface treatment and dedicated professionals.
Danish trend analyst Nina Bruun's monthly color collage is all about pink. The co-operation with the award-winning trend analyst enriches Tikkurila Group's pioneering role as a unique color expert. Her visual mood boards consist of topical and interesting surfaces, completed with Tikkurila and Beckers color codes.
Climate change is one of the global megatrends that guides our operations at Tikkurila, and we want to mitigate climate change and its impacts in our operations and through our products.
The ceiling panels and movable partition walls in the famous Palace restaurant at Eteläranta 10 in Helsinki were treated, respecting their cultural history value, with Tikkurila’s Dicco Color, Uvinol and Merit Blond products to give a durable and beautiful finish.
Danish trend analyst Nina Bruun continues her partnership with Tikkurila Group on a more regular basis. She will choose monthly color collages for Tikkurila and Beckers, both paving the way in the design world and enriching our pioneering role as a unique color expert.
We traveled to Stockholm Furniture and Light Fair and mapped out the new colors to watch out for. Earthy reds still feel fresh but are now contested by brighter hues, shades of untreated wood and surprising up-and-coming colors, such as baby blue. The era of rich surfaces continues but there is a clear shift towards bolder combinations.
Tikkurila Oyj is one of the official partners of the Finland 100 centenary. Tikkurila recently honored the anniversary by donating murals to four Finnish cities to enrich and brighten up the living environment.
One in three Finns live in gray house 26.09.2017
Tikkurila honored the 100th anniversary of Finland’s independence by inviting the public to help build the biggest color chart in the country’s history. More than 4,000 Finns added the color of their house to the chart between April and August. The analysis of the database revealed that one in three Finns live in a gray house.
The 2017 World Expo is held in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan, between June 10 and September 10, 2017. The theme of the expo is "Future Energy" - promotion of sustainable energy and sustainable design.
Development of high-quality exterior products results in the long life-cycle of exterior surfaces and decreased environmental impact. Climate conditions set a variety of requirements for products that must function both in heat and frost, rain and sun.
Already for generations, sustainability has been a key requirement in viticulture and oenology. High quality winemaking is also setting strict sustainability requirements – especially for wine cellars.
The planning and development of paint and surface treatment products is carried out by young, promising researchers who create products that are a more responsible choice every day.