Fast on site delivery in greater Wellington area
Prompt dispatch to anywhere in New Zealand

About Us

 

Located in Petone, Wellington, Colorex Trade & Hire is your No.1 Trade shop for the supply of specialised trade quality products to the painting, plastering and construction trades.

Customers can purchase painting gear online or visit our dedicated trade shop.

As part of the Maxim NZ buying group with members throughout NZ, we concentrate our focus on sourcing and supplying the very best products at the very best prices.

Known for our vast range, value for money pricing, and as leaders in new and innovative products Colorex continues to be a leading supplier in the greater Wellington area with dedicated and friendly staff committed to ensuring needs are met and exceeded.

Our monthly promotions are legendary, offering deals second to none, give-a-ways and promotions.

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What We Do

  • Leading supplier of speciality masking products including carpet protection film, ZipWall and ZipPole systems, window protection film, masking films and tapes
  • Stock a wide range of the American made Wooster paint brushes, Wooster Pro/Doo-Z® Roller Sleeves, Wooster Sherlock GT® Convertible Roller Poles and Wooster Bucket Trays
  • Wellington’s largest Graco airless spray paint store – sales and hire
  • Offer the Systemax chemical paint stripping system for both sales and hire – the safe way to remove paint including lead based paints using the super effective Maxistrip paint stripper
  • Sell and Hire Intex giraffe Wall sanders and Starmix Vacuum Cleaners
  • Sell and hire a large range of access equipment including the Easy Access Safedeck, Mini Mobile and Easy Access full width aluminium mobile towers
  • Sell the Easy Access Easy Rail Roof Edge Protection and Easy Deck Platform Edge Protection
  • Stock a large variety of trade quality ladders including Ox Titan Tuff and Warthog and the hugely popular Ox Platform Ladders
  • Wellington agents for Festool, Makita, Bosch, Hitachi and Smart Powertools
  • Sell a large range of Ox concrete tools, Ox diamond blades and Ox hardware equipment
  • Hire Graco airless sprayers, Honda water blasters, chemical strip units, diesel heaters and more…
  • Hire aluminium mobile scaffold towers in the Wellington region
  • Stock a wide variety of safety and personal protection equipment including the Zero height safety equipment
  • Are stockists of Bison, Blundstone, John Bull and Mack Safety Boots
  • This online store where customers can purchase trade quality painting gear and equipment online.

Our Mission

  • To ensure relationships with customers are second to none, in an environment where exceeding customer’s expectations is a given – not a goal
  • To assist customers by having a strong focus on customer service, friendly help and advice in an atmosphere of professionalism and integrity
  • To be leaders in providing to suppliers and customers alike – respect, fairness and equitability for the mutual benefit of all