DECORATING a home is a great venture. We look for the right and the highest quality tools and materials to create and enhance the appearance and ambience of our home and make it a relaxing and beautiful living space. Home decorating entails several factors such as planning, preparation, creativity, and selecting the right materials and supplies whether it is tiles, paint, furniture or accessories. Home painting involves a big investment of time and cost both, and if done correctly the first time, a good paint job will be long-lasting and will maintain its durability and beauty for years to come. Thus, choosing a good quality paint is of utmost importance. Nippon Paint founded in Japan in 1881, is the largest paint and coatings manufacturer in Asia and is a case-in-point of a company which constantly seeks new products and coatings that are more eco-friendly and saves resources and energy. The company offers a full range of high quality products serving the automotive, industrial, architectural and home/do-it-yourself (DIY) sectors. The company entered Pakistan last year in November 2007 and has specially formulated several top quality products for Pakistani market to suit the substrate surfaces peculiar to Pakistan. Good quality paints meet high standards of protection and durability. They contain characteristics which ensure durability, for instance, the special anti-bacteria formula which helps inhibit bacteria growth. They are washable, and cover hairline cracks. For example, Nippon Paint Weatherbond is recognized as a high-performance exterior paint that effectively protects homes from weathering and surface dirt accumulation. Other Brands offered by Nippon Paint Pakistan are Nippon Brilliance Matt Enamel, Nippon Perfect Emulsion and Nippon Matex Gold for Interior Walls. For wood and metal substrate, we have Nippon 9000 Gloss Finish, plus some supporting products such as wall sealers, primers and wall putty. In the coming months, we are launching a number of other specialty products that will set us apart from the rest of the market. Unfortunately, I can't share with you our future product plans. A quality home paint job requires proper planning and research and investing time in choosing a good quality paint to ensure durability and long-lasting protection. Thus, when selecting exterior or interior paint for a home painting job, there are several qualities in a paint that one should look for such as whether it is weather-resistant, or Washable, has superior Coverage, anti Dirt Pick-up properties, Low VOC, No Lead and Mercury content etc. Nippon Paint is a case-in-point of a company whose drive in research and development, innovative product breakthroughs and dedication to quality and innovation has earned it the reputation of being a pioneer in the paint and coating industry. Its innovative Japanese technology, the Computerized Tinting System, Colour Creations, provides thousands of colour choices, and enables your selected colour to be ready within minutes. The computerized paint system lets consumers accurately choose the right shade, hue, tint and accent of colour.