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Helmi 10

SKU
22V
Water-based acrylic matt wood paint for interior timber surfaces. Hard wearing and toy safe
From £5.40 £4.50
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Product Description

Advanced water-based high performance acrylic trim and furniture paint which provides leading levels of application and opacity. The Helmi range of interior paints is a tested replacement for traditional solvent based paint for furniture and trim products.

Suitable for interior trim and furniture, including doors, skirting, kitchens, radiators and cabinets. Helmi is suitable for application onto metal after priming and will not yellow under heating. Helmi cures to form an incredibly tough film which can be cleaned and washed, resistance to scrubbing over 5000 cycles SFS 3755.



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For Interior or Exterior UseInterior
SurfaceWood, Trim, Furniture, Doors & Windows, Metal
Product CategoryTopcoat
Sheen LevelMatt (6-10%)
Product CertificationsMED/IMO, Toy Safety
Product EcolabelsM1, Nordic Ecolabel, Swan Label
VOC LevelsUltra Low (5-49 g/l)
BrandTikkurila
Application MethodAirless, Spray, Brush, Roller
Theoretical Cover Rate8-10 m²/l.
Touch DryDust-dry after 1 hour.
Waterbased or SolventbasedWater
Recoat TimeRecoat 2 – 4 hours, maximum hardness 2 – 4
Minimum contentMinimum contents are the can size less 10%
Single Pack or 2 packSingle Pack
Product SegmentDecorative
Available in sample potsYes

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FAQs

How Do I Paint Kitchen Cupboards?

Painting kitchen cupboards can quickly (and cheaply) totally change the look of your kitchen. First, you need to check your kitchen cabinets can be painted. If you have solid wood kitchen cabinets doors you are good to go, just make sure they are properly...

Are your Helmi topcoats self-undercoating?

With all our products, we do recommend using the full system including our primers. However, if you have pre-primed furniture, you can order a sample pot to ensure Helmi will adhere to the surface.

What's best for painting kitchen units, Helmi or Everal Aqua?

You can use either Helmi or Everal Aqua on kitchen cupboards, both are perfect for the job. Most of our customer base use Helmi as this product is designed for painting furniture and has excellent self levelling properties.

What is the maximum thinning rate for Helmi topcoats?

Depending on the application method we do not advise thinning Helmi furniture paints by more than 20%. To find thinning ratio relevant to your application method refer to the technical datasheet

Is Helmi a hybrid product?

No, the Helmi range is fully water-based

What Type Of Paint Can Be Used On Radiators?

For painting radiators, we recommended using Tikkurila’s Helmi 10 or Helmi 30. Unlike all modern-day solvent-based paints, they are guaranteed not to yellow upon exposure to heat. If you are applying paint directly to bare metal or painting over a radically...

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Disclaimer: Tikkurila UK Paint Calculator is provided as a guide only. The coverage rates will vary depending on surface being coated and the particular product range being used. More information on these products can be found on the cans, on the technical data sheets on individual product pages, by using our live chat service or by calling our technical team on 0131 334 4999.

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