“There are paints on the marketplace that are marketed as being ‘100% natural’ and ‘low-VOC’ to make people think they are buying a safe paint," says Mark, "but recent research has shown that even low-VOC water-based paint can be harmful for children, so I created and tested a formulation where we know that every single pigment and resin we are using is completely harmless and VOC-free.
“Little Knights is simply as safe as paint gets.”
Check out the infographic below, based an article from the Environmental Health News concerning research carried out by scientists from Harvard University and Sweden’s Kalstad University.
For a solid, flat and elegant finish that is easy to touch up when required, matte paint is ideal for creating a gentle, soothing finish. It helps to conceal flaws too, making it a good choice for older walls with "character".
Has slightly more lustre than a matte finish, low-sheen rather than shiny. This attractive finish resists stains better than matte paint, and is easier to maintain
Creates an attractive and highly durable high sheen finish, an ideal choice if you want to make a room look bigger. While it is the easiest to clean (just wipe with a damp cloth) Silk paint’s light reflecting properties do make it more difficult to touch up because any difference in sheen will be apparent. It will make imperfections in your walls more noticeable, so it is worth investing a bit of extra time on surface preparation to make your walls as smooth as possible.
Even our gloss paint is zero-VOC! An easy-to-apply, non-drip antibacterial gloss paint that provides a hardwearing, wipe-clean finish for interior and exterior wood and metal. (Please note, the gloss does not share the formaldehyde-absorbing properties of the emulsion paint, but there's still no safer gloss paint on the market!)