Multipaints and Hardware


Welcome to Multipaints & Hardware


Many companies in today's market are reviewing their procurement policies to ensure that focus is placed on development, promotion & support of previously disadvanted concerns. Our company falls into such category as it is made up of people born into previously disadvantaged backgrounds.

Multipaints & Hardware consists of eager & willing individuals who are highly motivated & geared towards customer satisfaction, integrity, professionalism & efficiency.

If afforded the opportunity, Multipaints & Hardware will endeavour to contribute to the upliftment of previously disadvantaged local communities thereby fulfilling the necessity of the policy.

About Us

The company has been around for 21 years, giving locals a colourful taste of quality products, coupled with professional service.

This store has been managed by Lazarus Pillay for the last 16 years, until current.

Based in Richards Bay at 13 Bullion Boulevard, Multipaints & Hardware offer a full range of decorative, automotive, industrial, marine and specialised floor coating products.

Loyal customer support is one of the factors for the company's success, backed up by our high grade customer service, free customer advice and delivery.

We offer competitive pricing and 30 day contractor accounts. We also offer computerized colour matching on decorative paints.

Currently attaining the Sigma (PPG) distributorship, Multipaints & Hardware have now expanded into the marine industry and will continue adding more shades of outstanding products and services to the company's profile. We were voted The Best Paint Store for the Readers Choice Awards 2014/15.

We have recently joined the Mass Cash group. This will allow us to expand our range of products and offer a variety of ranges and products to our loyal customers.

We boast a Level 1 BBBEE accreditation.


  • Increasing the accessibility of up-to-date technology.
  • Developing the new infrastructures for skills enhancement.
  • To motivate employees by offerings them incentive schemes which will enable them to share in profits of the company thereby creating improved living standards.


  • To create entrepreneurial opportunities for the previously disadvantaged.
  • Provision of training opportunities and skills development.
  • To employ and train our previously disadvantaged employees and to provide them with opportunities to participate in the success and growth of the company.


Supply customer with quality products and advice. Increasing the accessibility of up-to-date technology. We have computerised tinting machine in store. We have efficient, safe, sustainable and innovative business practices. We are government legislative. We also have a delivery service available.


We have current contracts with BHP Billiton, RBM, Transnet and Umhlatuze Municipality.

Statutory Compliance

We are cognizant of the fact that the government, via its various departments, has put into place a concise legal framework. For the sake of well co-ordinated local economic development, it is paramount that all businesses comply with such framework.

In reference of the above, Multipaints & Hardware is registered for the following:
  • Workman's Compensation Fund
  • Company Registration Number
  • VAT Number: 4860178484
  • Income Tax
  • PAYE
  • UIF

Registration of the above is indicative of our company's awareness of role players within the economic environment as well as commitment and adherence to government economic legal structures.

Contact Multipaints & Hardware

Contact Person: Lazarus Pillay
Tel: 035 789 7492
Fax: 035 789 5569

Physical: 13 Bullion Boulevard, Richards Bay, 3900