Kent Blaxill Decorating, Glass & Building Centre


129 - 139 Layer Road,
CO2 9JY,
United Kingdom


01206 216001


Opening Hours
Mon - Fri: 7.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Building Materials
Branch Details

Our Kent Blaxill Colchester branch is our largest site, with a purpose-built 7 acre site stocked with building products, decorating products, kitchen & bathroom showrooms and so much more. From here, we offer every service that Kent Blaxill operates, all under one roof.


  • Stockists of Dulux Trade, Crown Trade, Armstead, Tikkurila, BEDEC, Zinsser and many more trusted trade paints
  • Designer paints from Farrow & Ball, Little Greene, Earthborn, Sanderson, Paint Library and many more
  • Full range of wallpaper collections from known designer brands
  • Colour mixing service, love a colour? Bring it in and let our experts match it for you!
  • Sadolins, Sikkens, Ronseal and Cuprinol wood treatments for interior and exterior timber
  • A wide range of protective and specialist coatings are available, speak to branch staff for further details
  • A complete range of decorators' sundry items including paint brushes and rollers, tools, clothing and accessories
  • We offer a same day/next day delivery service for stocked decorating orders placed before 9am

Building Products

  • Large stock of bricks and blocks
  • Brick matching service to ensure that the new bricks you select are a match for existing brickwork
  • Complete range of building materials including cements, plasters, mortars, lintels and more
  • Ironmongery, screws and fixings

Landscaping Products

Our landscaping department has a wide range of displays, showcasing paving, patios, decking, garden furniture and buildings.

  • Slabs and pavers
  • Real stone paving
  • Rockery stones and pebbles
  • Fencing
  • Decking - Softwood & Composite
  • Pergolas, garden buildings, garden furniture and more


  • Full Plumbers Merchant within our large 7 acre site
  • Stockists of known brands such as Honeywell, K-rad, Polypipe and more
  • Large stocks of plumbing materials and products such copper piping, end feed, compression products, Solder ring and Speedfit fittings
  • A range of Bathrooms, Taps, Showers and Accessories on display
  • Next day delivery on in-stock items


As a cornerstone of our business, the glass department and the services it offers are very valuable to us and our customers. We offer a wide range of glass products and in-house services:

  • Glass cutting - our large glass warehouse here in Colchester has computer-controlled glass cutting tables that allows large sheets of glass to be cut quickly and efficiently
  • Glass stock - we keep stocks of every sort of glass that can be cut or templated to your requirements
  • Small projects - if you need a hole cut in glass for an air-vent or cat-flap, this is the place to go


  • Stockists of Makita, Bosch, Trend, Festool and other well-known and trusted powertool brands
  • A wide range of hand tools from Faithfull, Stanley, Ox and more
  • Spares and parts available from the tool counter
  • Drill bits, grinding discs, cutters and more

Tool Hire

  • A large selection of heavy equipment is available to hire from Kent Blaxill
  • Landscaping equipment includes rotovators, rammers, rollers, lawnmowers and more
  • Interior use machinery including carpet cleaners, wallpaper steamers, sanders and dust extraction units
  • Exterior use machinery available as well as towers, scaffolding, generators and safety equipment

Visit our friendly team in-store today!

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