CIL, Canada's favourite brand of decorative paints, has been sold by leading Canadian Retailers and Dealers for over 75 years. CIL Paints are synonymous with innovative paint technology and are a proud AkzoNobel brand. Originally CIL stood for Canadian Industries Limited. Today, CIL stands for quality and innovation.
Did you know?
Currently the most popular decorating color, green symbolizes nature. It is the easiest color on the eye and can improve vision. It is a calming, refreshing color. People waiting to appear on TV sit in "green rooms" to relax. Hospitals often use green because it relaxes patients. Brides in the Middle Ages wore green to symbolize fertility. Dark green is masculine, conservative, and implies wealth. However, seamstresses often refuse to use green thread on the eve of a fashion show for fear it will bring bad luck.