A NEW season has taken hold of Nelson Mandela Bay, bringing with it a sense of hope, a bit of sunshine and splashes of colour.And the colour doesn’t have to stop at what spring brings to your garden. With paint season fast approaching, you can add a dash or two of it to the house as well.It presents the perfect opportunity for mom to take on her latest redecoration project and for dad to get his hands dirty on another DIY challenge.And we know just the place to stop in for all your painting supplies and some advice if needed.The Co-op Mica stocks everything you could possibly need to tackle your painting spree.From primer, brushes and rollers to the paint and everything in between, it’s all available under one roof.They offer a wide variety of interior and exterior paints to suit your every need.Duram Satin Touch, for example, is just the way to go if you’re looking to blank out the children’s writing and drawings on the walls.It is a medium sheen wall paint that is washable, scrubbable and stain resistant, which might come in handy if your budding artist decides to use it as a canvas again in the future.Long lasting, it also comes with a 12-year guarantee, adding to its appeal.If it’s the fading exterior that’s been catching your eye for some time instead, then the Co-op is the right place to be.Between Duram’s Wall Tech, Armatex and NuGlo ranges, they’ve got you more than covered.Duram Wall Tech is low sheen, weather resistant and comes with a 12-year guarantee – and it has dirt-shedding properties. For all the times a dirty ball has left a mark your exterior walls, this is definitely the way to go.And if your struggle is against damp walls, then Duram Armatex is already calling your name.With an eight-year guarantee backing it, this paint is tough, weather resistant, mould and fungus resistant, and can cover hairline cracks and imperfections too.When all is said and done as far as the paint is concerned, then Duram NuGlo can put the finishing touches on your masterpiece.It is a tough medium sheen enamel ideal for breathing new life into your doors, fascias, gutters and window sills. It’s easy to apply, non-drip and water-based, making it easy to clean as well.And it’s 12-year guarantee is sure to give you peace of mind too.It’s been said that change is as good as a holiday. Well, there’s no better time to embrace change than right now.So, start thinking about a new colour scheme and get on down to the Co-op to get started on mom’s new project and dad’s latest challenge.For more advice on your painting project, visit the Co-op Mica, located in the Willow Road Shopping Centre on the corner of Circular Drive and Willow Road, or contact the sales team at 041 007 0580.